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Submarines

Doom from the Depths: Coming Your Way

Lawrence Wittner | Posted 07.08.2014 | World
Lawrence Wittner

The building of new, immensely costly, nuclear-armed submarines by the U.S. government and others may soon raise the level of earlier anxiety to a nuclear nightmare.

The Next Level of Luxury Travel: The Mile Low Club

Courtney Price | Posted 05.13.2014 | Travel
Courtney Price

What you should know...Lovers Deep is not recommended for guests who suffer from claustrophobia or a fear of fish.

New Sub's Giant 'Eye' To Probe Deep Ocean Mysteries

LiveScience | Megan Gannon | Posted 10.15.2013 | Science

A manned submersible named Cyclops is being built to dive nearly 2 miles (3 kilometers) below the ocean's surface, deeper than most existing subs, an...

Navy Admiral Issues Stern Warning, Calls For More Autonomy

AP | MICHAEL MELIA | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics

GROTON, Conn. — It sounds like the premise of a Tom Clancy novel: A cyberbattle is fought to a draw, leaving U.S. submarines to continue fightin...

Deadliest Submarine Disaster In U.S. History Remembered

AP | DAVID SHARP | Posted 06.05.2013 | Politics

KITTERY, Maine -- The first sign of trouble for the USS Thresher was a garbled message about a "minor difficulty" after the nuclear-powered submarine ...

Andrew Burmon

The Future Of Whale Watching?

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrew Burmon | Posted 02.19.2013 | Travel

Graham Hawkes can't quite put words to the feeling. It's like jumping off a cliff, but more peaceful. It is like sinking, but more purposeful. It is l...

What I Found (And Found Out) At The National Archives

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 09.01.2012 | DC
Zoe P. Strassfield

Preserving freedom is serious business. The Declaration of Independence is rather hard to read in places because it was stored in direct sunlight for many years -- a definite no-no for historical artifacts.

WATCH: The Super-Rich's Favorite New Toy

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 03.19.2012 | Business

To check out the new favorite toy of the mega-rich, you'll have to do some deep sea diving. That's because that new plaything is a single-person s...

Navy To Lift Submarine Ban On Women: Female Soldiers Will Be Allowed To Work Onboard

AP | ANNE GEARAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon has moved to lift a decades-old policy that prohibits women from serving aboard Navy submarines, part of a gradual rec...