Federal researchers have released new images of the City of Chester, a steamship that sank in San Francisco Bay in 1888. Researchers recently found the shipwreck while mapping shipping routes. (April 24)
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Reuters - Light News Video Online (Aug. 11, 2015) The figurehead from the 15th century ship Gribshunden - probably the world's best preserved late medieval ship - is brought to the surface more than 500 years after it sank. Elly Park reports.
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Newsy (Oct. 22, 2014) U-576, a long-lost German U-boat the U.S. sank in 1942, has been found just 30 miles off North Carolina's coast and near the wreckage of another ship.
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AFP (May 16, 2016) Israel's Antiquities Authority on Monday displayed cargo from a merchant ship that sank off the ancient Mediterranean port of Caesarea 1,600 years ago, including rare bronze statues and thousands of ... watch video
AP (Oct. 20, 2015) New York-based shipwreck hunters say the remains of one of the earliest propeller-driven steamships to sail the Great Lakes has been found in Lake Ontario more than 150 years after it sank in a ... watch video
AP (Feb. 11, 2015) A graduate student has found the first-known film clips of the SS Eastland ship disaster that left 844 people dead in 1915. The ship was headed to a company picnic when it capsized in the Chicago ... watch video
AP (Apr. 13, 2012) It's been 100 years since the Titanic sank, but yet we are still fascinated by everything that happened that night. There's no single reason why, but it's possible that the tragedy taps into ... watch video
AFP (Aug. 9, 2012) Divers in Tonga have discovered a shipwreck believed to be a pirate vessel that folklore says sank in the 19th century with a hold full of treasure, officials in the Pacific nation said ... watch video
May 23, 2016 Humans use fire for heating, cooking, managing lands and, more recently, fueling industrial processes. Now, research has found that these various means of using fire are inversely related to one ... read more
Aug. 10, 2015 The shipwreck discovered in 1976 off the coast at Dor (Tantura) lagoon may be identified as the missing Baron's Ship. "The ship we found is structurally consistent with the specifications ... read more
Dec. 10, 2014 Researchers released 3-D sonar maps and images of an immigrant steamship lost more than 100 years ago in what many consider the worst maritime disaster in San Francisco history. On Feb. 22, 1901, in ... read more
Apr. 9, 2014 Scientists have dispelled a long-held theory that the Titanic was unlucky for sailing in a year with an exceptional number of icebergs and say the risk of icebergs is actually higher now. Previously ... read more