Latest News for: Shipwreck projects


Lecture to offer insight on shipwrecks in York River

Daily Press 16 Apr 2024
Between 1978 and 1989, the Yorktown Shipwreck Archaeological Project was conducted under the auspices of the Virginia Landmarks Commission, now Department of Historic Resources, and funded, in major ...

Underwater art park project planned for Bodrum

Didim Voices 09 Apr 2024
Just as the shipwrecks in Bodrum and its region carry messages from past to present, this project will carry an important message to future generations in the name of art and the environment.” ....

Researchers found an 1886 Lake Michigan shipwreck – with the help of historic news accounts

CNN 01 Apr 2024
The Michigan Shipwreck Research Association announced the discovery on March 23 in Holland, Michigan, according to a Facebook post from the organization ... The discovery marks the 19th shipwreck ...

Explorers discover shipwreck of Milwaukee steamship, which sank in 1886 in Lake Michigan

Detroit Free Press 26 Mar 2024
Today, 137 years later, the Milwaukee was identified 360 feet underwater by explorers with the Michigan Shipwreck Research Association ... The shipwreck was documented using a remote-operated vehicle made specifically for this project.

Expert archaeologists dub ‘UK’s Pompeii’ an ‘amazing time capsule’

Metro UK 20 Mar 2024
More Trending ... Hunt for 'holy grail shipwreck' with £16,000,000,000 of treasure could start in days ... Project archaeologist Dr Chris Wakefield at CAU said ... MORE ... MORE . Hunt for ‘holy grail shipwreck’ with £16,000,000,000 of treasure could start in days.

Hundreds of Jewish creatives and Hollywood professionals including Debra Messing and Eli Roth denounce British ...

The Daily Mail 19 Mar 2024
Researchers preparing to mount a first-of-its-kind raising of an 18th-century shipwreck from tropical seas have described themselves as 'pioneers' - but insist they aren't thinking about treasures worth billions on board ...Holy grail of shipwrecks’.

Are you watching, Ben White? Toni Kroos lured back by Germany

The Times/The Sunday Times 17 Mar 2024
Ninety minutes of Germany is like watching Titanic, the story of a grand project teetering towards shipwreck, with an added romantic sub-plot ... Sport. Football. Related articles. JAMES GHEERBRANT ... February 02 2024, 7.40pm. James Gheerbrant. FOOTBALL ... .

How the 120-year-old mystery surrounding the SS Nemesis was solved

RNZ 16 Mar 2024
The SS Nemesis is one of thousands of shipwrecks along the Australian coastline ... The Maritime Museum of Tasmania has embarked on a new scientific project which aims to find objects taken from sunken shipwrecks.

Ten Shipwrecks Spanning 5,000 Years of History Spotted off Kasos Island

Ancient Origins 14 Mar 2024
In June 2024, a new project will be launched to explore the underwater regions around the island of Karpathos, which is adjacent to Kasos and also a location where shipwrecks are likely to be found in abundance.

British Cargo Ship Torpedoed By German U-boat Found Off the Coast of Northern Ireland

War History Online 14 Mar 2024
The team from Bangor University’s School of Ocean Sciences, who are currently working on a long-term project called Unpath’d Waters that aims to identify shipwrecks in the waters between ...

‘ASKA’ announces next closed PC beta for ambitious Viking survival game

San Francisco Chronicle 06 Mar 2024
The way Sand Sailor Studio talks about it, “ASKA” is going to be one of the most ambitious games in the survival genre ... In the project, players take on the role of a shipwreck survivor who lands on a mysterious island ... ©2024 MediaNews Group, Inc ... .

UOG professor leads efforts to document little-known wartime past of Chuuk Lagoon

Guam Pacific Daily News 27 Feb 2024
Kalle Applegate-Palmer, in pink fins, and Chioshy Topias survey the Heian Maru shipwreck in July 2023 ... The project includes efforts to survey three new shipwrecks, and to document marine biology at these sites and other shipwrecks.

‘Highway to horror’: 14 wrecked slavers’ ships are identified in Bahamas

The Observer 25 Feb 2024
The project is compiling an inventory of every shipwreck in the Bahamas ... In a section on the fate of shipwrecked Africans, the report notes their “unimaginable horrors”, with many never even having seen the sea before.