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Roosevelt Inlet Shipwreck
A wrecked ship dating back to the American Revolution was only recently discovered off the Delaware coast.
Added by dogfishhead
Alligator Reef Lighthouse
This 140-year-old beacon off the Florida Keys marks the wreck of a Navy ship that once roamed the Caribbean hunting pirates.
Added by planan
Kansas City, Missouri
Treasures of the Steamboat Arabia
Two hundred tons of pioneer artifacts were dredged up from a shipwreck at the bottom of the Missouri River.
Added by dnewey
Puerto de Mazarrón, Spain
Phoenician Ships of Mazarrón
Two 2,500-year-old Phoenician boats found on the coast of Spain, giving incredible insight into the ancient maritime traders.
Added by Dr Alan P Newman
Divers in Italy Are Searching for Caligula’s Last, Lost Pleasure Ship
The Roman emperor's prized boats boasted marble, gold, and running water.
April 10, 2017
Found: An Invading Snail That Slings Slime at its Prey
It took up residence on the USNS Vandenberg, which was sunk as an artificial reef.
April 05, 2017
Pachena Beach, Canada
Wreck of the SS Valencia
The remains of the worst maritime disaster in the history of the "Graveyard of the Pacific."
Added by mrpilikia
Found: Golden Coins Hidden in a Crusader Shipwreck
The ship may have been fleeing the Holy Land after the Crusaders' last stand.
March 16, 2017
Found: 47 Lumps of Orichalcum, an Ancient Alloy Attributed to Atlantis
March 01, 2017
Found: A 17th-Century Wreck That Looks Like Sweden’s Most Famous Warship
The Blekinge was launched in 1682 and sunk in 1713.
February 06, 2017
Five Fishermen Restaurant
How would you like to dine in the same room where some of the Titanic's victims were embalmed?
Added by samreeve
The First Movie About the Titanic Starred a Titanic Survivor
It was released only a month after the ship sank.
December 07, 2016
Sankt Goarshausen, Germany
Statue of Loreley
A memorial for a young woman and her ghost, which are claimed to have caused countless deathly shipwrecks.
Added by Christine Williamson
Wreckage of M/S Cabo Santa Maria
A ship carrying gifts from Spanish dictator Francisco Franco took nearly a year to unload after running aground in 1968.
Added by Jaszmina Szendrey
Yeast Rescued From 220-Year-Old Shipwreck, Put to Work Making Beer
A beautiful gimmick.
October 06, 2016
This lonely waterfront memorial to the men of the Titanic was erected by the "Women of America."
Added by stichocorys
Found: A 2,000-Year-Old Skeleton at the Antikythera Wreck
Archaeologists made a new discovery at the site where the world's oldest computer was found.
September 20, 2016
Here Are 17 Hidden Spots Inside America's National Parks and Forests
Celebrate 100 years of national parks by exploring these secret places.
August 25, 2016
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