The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) lists three hundred and sixty eight marine species which are endangered. We bring to you a list of 10 marine species which might vanish completely from the face of earth.
A ship graveyard is a name given to a place where old ships are abandoned to naturally disintegrate. Also known as ship cemetery, a ship graveyard would generally have a large number of ships, boats, or hulls of scrapped ships left to decay.
The Devil’s Sea or the Dragon Triangle is famous in the shipping world for several incidences of ships disappearing without any specific reason. This unexplained triangle in the pacific has intrigued scientist since the start and still continue to do so.
There’s always an atom of fact in fiction and the story of Davy Jones Locker is no exception to this rule. Find out what does Davy Jones Locker means and what are the stories behind the origin of the term.
These brave marine conservation organisations are fighting the odds to save our oceans. Know more about them inside the article.
Do you know why the units nautical mile and knots used for measuring distance and speed at sea? Find it out inside the article.
It is indeed an indisputable fact that the discovery of oil has dramatically changed the human life. The oil dominates our daily life in several of direct and indirect ways in a variety of forms.
India has been one of the most important trading hot-spots since the ancient times. The country has some of the oldest sea ports in the world, which made the peninsula extremely busy with ship traffic. Find out seven oldest sea ports of India which have contributed greatly to make the foundation of the shipping industry in the country.
Stories from the sea have always fascinated people from all areas. If you like reading and are interested in knowing some interesting adventures of the sea, then the five novels mentioned in this article are the must read for you. Read inside the article to know more about them.
INS Satpura is an indigenous Shivalik class stealth Frigate of the Indian Navy. The Second of the Project 17, the ship is stacked with the latest in the warfare technology.