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Would You Eat This 340-Year-Old Shipwreck Cheese?

The Huffington Post | Jenna Amatulli | Posted 07.27.2016 | Weird News

Wine, cured meats, cheeses ― these are all things that taste fabulous when they’re aged. But how aged is too aged? Like, say, 340 years old? Diver...

Found: A Hidden Tasmanian Shipwreck

Atlas Obscura | Posted 06.21.2016 | Travel
Atlas Obscura

by Sarah Laskow, originally posted on Atlas Obscura In Tasmania, where it's winter and storms have been flooding the north of the island, the severe ...

Sunken Ship Becomes Greater Hazard To Divers Decades After Famous Wreck

The Huffington Post | Jenna Amatulli | Posted 06.14.2016 | Science

Sixty years after colliding with the Swedish ocean liner MS Stockholm in a disaster that killed 46 people on board, the SS Andrea Doria isn't faring w...

Diving Wrecks to Remember

Amanda Walkins | Posted 04.15.2016 | Travel
Amanda Walkins

As we honor the anniversary of one of the most horrific shipwrecks of all time, we are reminded that every wreck dive we do as scuba divers grants us ...

One Of The Navy's Greatest Mysteries Has Just Been Solved

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 03.28.2016 | Science

Nearly a century ago, a small U.S. Navy tugboat left Mare Island Naval Shipyard, near San Francisco, for Pearl Harbor. But the USS Conestoga and the 5...

A Beloved Icon Lost to Fire - The Point Reyes "Shipwreck" Destroyed

Alexis Coram | Posted 02.29.2016 | San Francisco
Alexis Coram

The beloved "Point Reyes" fishing vessel in Inverness, California, caught fire on the morning of February 22, destroying the boat's stern and igniting...

Explorers Find 22 Ancient Shipwrecks In Greek Archipelago

HuffPost Greece | Sara Elkamel | Posted 11.03.2015 | World

Explorers working off the coast of Greece found more than 20 ancient shipwrecks in September, an astonishing discovery that sheds new light on the rol...

Ancient Greek Shipwreck Yields Even More Treasures

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 09.28.2015 | Science

The ancient Antikythera shipwreck -- a lavish Greek vessel that sank more than 2,000 years ago off the southwestern Aegean island of the same name -- ...

Missing WWII-Era Shipwreck Finally Found In Waters Off Hawaii

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 09.02.2015 | Science

After years of searching, researchers have finally found the missing wreckage of a World War II-era tanker in waters off the Northwestern Hawaiian isl...

Freaky 'Sea Monster' Recovered From Centuries-Old Shipwreck

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 08.14.2015 | Science

The fearsome-looking figurehead of a warship that went down in the Baltic Sea more than 500 years ago has been raised from the seafloor to the surface...

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...

Aruba: Snuba Diving a Shipwreck

Zorianna Kit | Posted 05.05.2016 | Travel
Zorianna Kit

Snuba diving is a combination of Scuba and snorkeling. However, instead of breathing though a snorkel tube, you breathe through a scuba regulator that...

Stunning Photos Reveal Centuries-Old Shipwrecks In Lake Michigan

The Huffington Post | Carly Schwartz | Posted 04.21.2015 | Green

Much to the delight of photographers, last winter was particularly frigid for Lake Michigan. Subzero temperatures caused "once in a lifetime" ice cave...

Freediving Is The Most Beautiful And Difficult Sport You've Never Heard Of

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 11.26.2014 | Sports

In the world of mere mortals, holding one's breath underwater over the length of a swimming pool is a feat to be proud of. For freedivers, however, th...

Divers Recover New Treasures From 'Titanic Of The Ancient World'

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.10.2014 | Science

Since sponge divers discovered it in 1900, the ancient Antikythera shipwreck -- a massive Greek vessel that sank more than 2,000 years ago in the Aege...

WATCH: Two Container Ships Collide In The Suez Canal

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 09.30.2014 | World

On Monday, two massive container ships slowly collided at the mouth of the Suez Canal, prompting delays along the heavily trafficked route. The Ge...

Oddly Intact Ship Located 115 Years After It Sank

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 09.12.2014 | Science

A 115-year-old mystery finally has been solved. In May 1899, a storm on Lake Superior caused a boat to sink so quickly that, as an eyewitness put i...

Centuries-Old Booze Recovered From Shipwreck Called Still Drinkable

LiveScience | Agata Blaszczak-Boxe | Posted 08.18.2014 | Science

A 200-year-old stoneware seltzer bottle that was recently recovered from a shipwreck at the bottom of the Baltic Sea contains alcohol, according to th...

Long-Lost Anchor May Soon Give Up Its Secrets

LiveScience | Megan Gannon | Posted 07.29.2014 | Science

After decades, possibly centuries, at the bottom of the sea — and a 2,200-mile-long (3,540 kilometers) road trip wrapped in damp blankets in the bac...

The Perfect Place To Channel Your Inner Pirate

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 05.28.2014 | Travel

If your childhood dreams of becoming a pirate are still alive and well, you must make a visit to the remains of the Peter Iredale Shipwreck. The w...

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...

Mysterious Shipwreck May Rewrite History Of Island Nation

natureheader | Ewen Callaway | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

Scraps of wood salvaged off New Zealand’s coast probably come from a Dutch ship built in the early 1700s, a study based on carbon dating, tree rings...

The Oranjemund Shipwreck

Peter Neill | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green
Peter Neill

On April 1, 2008, Tate Kapaandu Shitaka, an excavator operator, inadvertently uncovered two metal tubes, later identified as bronze breech-loading can...

1,000 Epic Shipwreck Photos Reveal The Dangerous History Of Life At Sea

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.06.2013 | Arts

The sea has long captured the eye of photographers and painters, luring these curious voyagers to the open waters with its sublime beauty. With an abi...

Shiver Me Timbers! Mysterious Shipwreck Unearthed

Posted 10.23.2013 | Miami

Shiver me timbers! Volunteers patrolling a Florida beach last week stumbled upon a mysterious buried boat that may date to the early 1900s. The ...