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Shipwreck Treasure

The Story Behind A Mysterious Sword-Filled Shipwreck In The Caribbean

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.20.2015 | Science

In 2011 archaeologists happened upon a stunningly well-preserved shipwreck off the coast of Panama. The wreckage, a mere 40 feet underwater, was untou...

Gold Rush Shipwreck Yields Trove Of Lost Treasures

LiveScience | Denise Chow | Posted 05.06.2014 | Science

In 1857, during the dwindling years of the California Gold Rush, a steamship loaded with some 30,000 pounds (13,600 kilograms) of gold was ensnared in...

Massive Silver Treasure Recovered From Shipwreck

Huffington Post | Elliott Snyder | Posted 07.23.2013 | World

An American company recovered 61 tons of silver from the wreck of a merchant ship that sunk off Ireland's coast during WWII. According to the company,...

Wreck Of Fabled Gunrunner Identified In Coastal Waters

LiveScience | Marc Lallanilla | Posted 06.06.2013 | Science

The wreck of a fabled 19th-century gunrunner that may also contain a treasure in gold has been identified off the coast of South Carolina. The SS Oza...

Did 400-Year-Old Tortugas Shipwreck Doom The Spanish Empire?

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 04.09.2013 | World

Deep sea archaeologists from the Florida-based Odyssey Marine Exploration have revealed a veritable treasure trove of important artifacts, loose pearl...

LOOK: 200-Year-Old Shipwreck Discovered In Gulf

Posted 05.31.2012 | World

Scientists exploring marine life in the Gulf of Mexico earlier this year uncovered a shipwreck site believed to be 200 years old. The site was scatter...

Sunken Treasure Worth $18 Million Found In North Atlantic

Posted 12.10.2011 | World

Sunken treasure doesn't only surface in movies. Explorers recently found about $18 million worth of silver onboard a shipwreck in the North Atlanti...