Latest News for: Shipwreck projects

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Honoring the Tuskegee Airmen in Michigan

The Sun Times News 14 Oct 2021
As the state maritime archaeologist for the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, I serve as the principal investigator for many shipwreck archaeological projects. Bryant did not travel to Michigan to see a shipwreck, however ...And I will be proud to be part of this project.” ... At the conclusion of the 2015 field project, the team met with Dr.
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Ancient tooth found on 110m-deep wreck

Divernet 07 Oct 2021
The Phoenician Shipwreck Project, which involves archaeological divers routinely operating beyond 100m at the wreck-site, was featured in the September edition of DIVER magazine (Xlendi Wreck ... Project director Dr Timmy Gambin of the University of Malta has described the implications of the latest discovery as “huge”.
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AI Spots Shipwrecks from the Ocean Surface and the Air

Interesting Engineering 01 Oct 2021
This project is the first archaeology-focused model that was built to automatically identify shipwrecks over a large area, in this case the entire coast of the mainland U.S. There are a few related projects that are focused on finding shipwrecks . These projects are able to find a ...
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The sunken town of Dunwich

Heritage Daily 26 Sep 2021
Greyfriars at DunwichImage Credit . Markus Milligan ... Markus Milligan ... In more recent years, an acoustic imaging study by the University of Southampton, and the Touching the Tide project has revealed the ruins of churches, shipwrecks and hundreds of medieval buildings, submerged up to 10 metres beneath the waves. .
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Lincoln Calling night three recap: Rumbling bass and bodacious bands

The Daily Nebraskan 26 Sep 2021
Opening with the song “Shipwrecked,” Eric Davis, the mastermind behind the project, was cool and confident as he delivered a consistent bassy electric tune ... Coming off of the release of their debut album in June of this year, The Fey projected a positively spell binding aura.
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Africa’s first underwater museum set to open in Kenya

Mail Guardian South Africa 14 Sep 2021
, a leading archaeologist on the project, said the museum would preserve important Portuguese and Arabic shipwrecks, one of which, a Portuguese wreck, will be a central point of the museum ... “A large part of the project also has to do with the sea environment in that part of Kenya.”.
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Plan to eradicate rats and ferrets in bid to save island’s seabirds

Belfast Telegraph 09 Sep 2021
A new five-year project has been announced to boost the seabird population on Rathlin Island off the Northern Ireland coast ... Rats are thought to have come to the island via boats, including from shipwrecks, while ferrets were introduced to manage rabbits but escaped and bred ... Thanks to the community, project partners & funders for their support.
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'Ready to roll': Locals say Kathy Hochul will bring experience, new style to governorship

Finger Lakes Times 21 Aug 2021
She was last in the area three weeks ago, in Romulus, for the announcement of the state-sponsored Seneca Lake Research Project, which will use high-tech equipment to capture images of canal shipwrecks in the lake’s deepest waters. Touting the governor’s agenda and special projects ...
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More Funding to Boost Migrant Return and Reintegration in the Horn of Africa

Reliefweb 17 Aug 2021
So far this year, 99 migrants have died in the Horn of Africa, while at least another 30 Ethiopian migrants perished in a shipwreck off the coast of Yemen in July, according to IOM’s Missing Migrants Project which tracks migrant deaths, including refugees and asylum-seekers who cannot be accounted for along migration routes worldwide.
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Georgia shipwreck: Welsh kit to help Golden Ray clean-up

BBC News 12 Aug 2021
Should this leak into the ocean it would cause an "environmental catastrophe", something everyone involved in the project is keen to avoid ... It has worked on shipwrecks in France, Germany, Australia and Japan but this is its largest project so far ... base to the shipwreck.
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Diving into online learning

Inside Indonesia 09 Aug 2021
The genesis for the course came from our involvement in a DFAT-funded Maritime Capacity Building Initiative (MCBI) project focused on HMAS Perth (I), an Australian shipwreck in Banten Bay off the northwest coast of Java ... The second hour of each session took the form of a tutorial focusing on the student research projects.
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Intern finishes time at museum by producing oral history collection

Victoria Advocate 07 Aug 2021
Glory Turnbull had conducted interviews before ...I never knew what they were going to say because they have such vast knowledge ... The recording of oral histories was part of Turnbull’s master’s degree capstone project at St. Mary’s University. The interviews featured volunteers talking about archaeological excavations of the shipwreck La Belle, Fort St.
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State looks to discover more Seneca Lake shipwrecks

Finger Lakes Times 31 Jul 2021
Kathy Hochul was in Seneca County Friday afternoon to announce an underwater exploration project designed to capture never-seen-before images of intact canal shipwrecks in the deepest waters of Seneca Lake. The Seneca Lake Archaeological and Bathymetric Survey Project, an ...
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AI spots shipwrecks from the ocean surface and from the air

Phys Dot Org 23 Jul 2021
This project is the first archaeology-focused model that was built to automatically identify shipwrecks over a large area, in this case the entire coast of the mainland U.S. There are a few related projects that are focused on finding shipwrecks using deep learning and imagery collected by an underwater drone.
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AI spots shipwrecks from the ocean surface - and even from the air

Beijing News 22 Jul 2021
This project is the first archaeology-focused model that was built to automatically identify shipwrecks over a large area, in this case the entire coast of the mainland U.S. There are a few related projects that are focused on finding shipwrecks using deep learning and imagery collected by an underwater drone.
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