Folklores of sea navigation and voyages have been agog with tales of sea-serpents and reptilian monsters stalking vessels and ships. Intriguing and fearsome, the serpent at the sea forms a part of many a marine cultures across the world.
Santa Maria, Niña and the Pinta were the three Christopher Columbus Ships that discovered America. Find out more about these legendary ships in the article inside.
Boats have been used by mankind for thousands of years and are older than any other form of transportation. Let’s learn a bit about when were boats first invented.
Among the oil spills that occurred in the last five decades, the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill remains the worst oil spill to date. In the accident that took place almost 30 years ago, over 11 million gallons of crude oil were released into the waters of the Gulf of Alaska, killing thousands of marine life.
The Inchcape Rock is located in the North Sea, close to the coastal area of Angus in Scotland, to the east of estuary of Tay. It is famous for the numerous shipwrecks it has caused. Find out more in this article.
Unearthed by a group of sub-water explorers in the year 2011, a unique entity rests deep under the freezing waters of the Gulf of Botnia, in the Baltic Sea region. Its unprecedented finding and the aura of mystery surrounding its background have popularly led to it being referred as the Baltic Sea Mystery.
The shipping industry has seen some of the biggest ships in the past few decades. Most of these great ships have been oil tankers; however, just like any other ship they have also met their ends in some ship breaking yard. In this article, we bring you five biggest oil tankers which have been scrapped.
Black Beard is supposed to be known as the most dangerous and notorious pirates in the history of shipping industry. His iconic beard and his reputation are famous around the world. Find more the life and story of the Black Beard – The Most Famous Pirate in the World.
Maritime Museums play a very vital role in the restitution and presentation of noteworthy marine artefacts alongside the recounting of remarkable marine events. Find out about the top ten maritime museums in the world.