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Apr 20, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
Chemical and sensory analysis of 170-year-old champagne recovered from the Baltic Sea reveals hints of 19th-century wine-making practices.
Mar 10, 2015 09:35 AM ET
After a two-year long manhunt, federal marshals finally caught up with the most successful treasure hunter in U.S. history, Tommy Thompson.
Mar 6, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
A Finnish/German scientific team has analyzed some of the oldest preserved beer samples from an 1840s shipwreck to try to provide insight into how they were made.
Mar 4, 2015 03:12 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The recovered wreck was one of the world's largest and most technologically advanced battleships deployed during its time. Continue reading →
Mar 4, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Photos show archival images of a WWII Japanese battleship and its discovery decades later.
Jan 6, 2015 06:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Divers find nearly 40 metal ingots from a shipwreck off the coast of Sicily that was lost in the sixth century.
Dec 13, 2014 03:30 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
In dark waters just outside the Golden Gate Bridge, archaeologists have pinpointed the final resting place of the worst shipwreck in San Francisco's history.
Dec 6, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
A ghost ship that has been lost beneath the waves for more than 60 years has been discovered nearly a half-mile below the ocean surface off the Hawaiian island of Oahu.
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