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Titanic Anniversary

Diving Wrecks to Remember

Amanda Walkins | Posted 04.16.2017 | 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 ...

Church Wants To Make Priest Who Died On Titanic A Saint

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 04.13.2015 | Religion

Catholics in Essex, England, are working to give sainthood to a priest who died in the sinking of the Titanic in 1912, recalling his humility and sacr...

Let Titanic and Its Victims Rest in Peace

Stephen M. Coan | Posted 07.17.2013 | Science
Stephen M. Coan

The Titanic remains the most haunting maritime disaster in history. But its fate, and those of the 1,500 lost souls on board, should be a call to action for all of us. Maritime history should be preserved and protected, not plundered.

On This Day In 1912, The Titanic Sank On Its Maiden Voyage

Posted 04.15.2013 | World

On the morning of April 15, 1912, the legendary R.M.S. Titanic sank less than three hours after having hit an iceberg. The ill-fated White Star li...

Could This Be the Most Overrated Movie of All Time?

David Macaray | Posted 12.27.2012 | Entertainment
David Macaray

The vessel was advertised as being "unsinkable." Yet, it sank, after colliding with an iceberg, killing 1,503 passengers. It's an amazing story, almost too preposterous to be true. Given all these built-in (and absolutely factual) dramatic elements, why on earth would anyone think they needed to jazz it up?

What Happened To The Little Girl From 'Titanic'?

The Huffington Post | Madeline Boardman | Posted 12.19.2012 | Entertainment

Dec. 19 marks the 15th anniversary of James Cameron's iconic film "Titanic." The movie introduced the world to the love story of Jack and Rose, celebr...

The Titanic Road Show Goes On

Sharon Hoge | Posted 07.15.2012 | Travel
Sharon Hoge

Visitors learn the fate of the passenger they are assigned. I studied the face of Katherine Buckley, a 22-year-old Irish lass who didn't make it to America alive.

How Could the Sinking of the Titanic Have Been Prevented?

Quora | Posted 07.11.2012 | Travel

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Chris O'Regan, Amateur Titanic enthusiast from Brisbane 1. Titanic could have been constructed with ...

A Weird Survivor of the Titanic's Last Supper Tells All

Myra Chanin | Posted 06.23.2012 | Weird News
Myra Chanin

A night to remember? Maybe, but certainly a meal to forget. This last dinner of the Titanic explained why so many First Class passengers went down with the ship. They were too stuffed to do anything else that night but sleep forever, even if it meant they would sleep in the deep.

URINE TROUBLE: This 30-Foot Puppet Is Pissing People Off

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.21.2012 | Weird News

Liverpool, England, may now be known as "Leave-A-Pool" after an event that included the presence of a 30-foot puppet of a giant girl who appeared to u...

PHOTOS: Costumed Cruise Reenacting Titanic Trip Arrives In NYC

Posted 04.19.2012 | New York

Talk about Titanic 3-D! Despite an ominous beginning plagued by a medical emergency and high winds, the Titanic Memorial Cruise safely arrived in New ...

Atomic Titanics

Karl Grossman | Posted 06.17.2012 | Green
Karl Grossman

Indeed, human error is a big part of what can go wrong at a nuclear power plant. However, even without human error, nuclear power is fraught with the potential for immense catastrophe.

PHOTOS: Michigan Museum's Titanic Tribute

Olga Bonfiglio | Posted 06.17.2012 | Travel
Olga Bonfiglio

An exhibit at The Henry Ford museum in Dearborn offers an engaging look at the sinking of the Titanic.

1,500 Dead In Realistic Titanic Reenactment

Pablo Andreu | Posted 06.16.2012 | Comedy
Pablo Andreu

"The details are crucial to a reenactment like this," said Aaron Foley, an underpaid extra who lost his foot to frostbite from too much time submerged in the icy waters. "Eight hundred deaths would not have cut it."

Teen 'Social Media Parties' In Los Angeles Get Out Of Control

| Posted 04.16.2012 | Teen

Every week, HuffPost Teen rounds up the best local news stories about high school students from across the country through our friends at C...

Titanic Cake Pops Make Disaster Delicious | Posted 04.16.2012 | Weird News

Of all the items that are commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Titanic, none may be more tasteless than a series of cake pops modeled after pass...

'Titanic': New Mini-Series Takes Broader Look At Doomed Ship

Posted 04.16.2012 | TV

In anticipation of the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the RMS Titanic on April 15, a new four-part miniseries was commissioned. It premiered firs...

Grandparents, Great-Uncles, And The Titanic

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 04.15.2012 | Home

In February, the grandson of a violinist hired to play on the Titanic shared a David and Goliath story with readers of The Huffington Post. While rese...

PHOTOS: How Newspapers Covered Titanic Sinking In 1912

Posted 04.15.2012 | Media

The morning after Titanic sank on April 15, 1912, news of the ship's fate appeared on the front page of newspapers around the world. The story, so...

Titanic 100 Year Anniversary: How 20th Century American Folk Singers Sold The Sinking Ship

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 06.13.2012 | Home
Stephen D. Winick

A hundred years ago when the Titanic sank, people didn't have TV or radio to bring the news into their homes. If you wanted the day's top stories delivered with the immediacy of a human voice, you did what your ancestors had done for centuries: you sought out your local minstrel.

American Actress' Tragic Untold Titanic Story

Posted 04.13.2012 | Home

Dorothy Gibson, a American movie star, survived the sinking of the Titanic and went on to make the wildly popular film, "Saved From The Titanic." A...

WATCH: Anti-Gay Group's Bizarre Titanic Tribute

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The Titanic might be re-surfacing in the public consciousness as the 100th anniversary of her ill-fated maiden voyage draws near, but we're not sure t...

The Birthplace Of The Titanic Morphs Into An Attraction

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 04.13.2012 | Home

By Kritiana Ross (click here for original article) Copyright Christopher Heaney Gareth O'Cathain Delivering the World’s Largest Ti...

Titanic Miniseries, Ahoy: The Most Famous Small Screen Ships

The Huffington Post | HuffPost TV Staff | Posted 05.15.2012 | TV

Celine Dion's timeless "Titanic" theme song told us that the heart will go on (and on), but she never mentioned anything about the tributes to that il...

The Secret Gay History Of The Titanic

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The R.M.S. Titanic continues to remain a heartbreaking emblem of maritime history 100 years after her ill-fated maiden voyage. Now one historian is sh...