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Sierra Leone News: Monuments and Relics Act to be reviewed - Awoko


Awoko

Sierra Leone News: Monuments and Relics Act to be reviewed
Awoko
The country's heritage Isatu Smith disclosed encompasses a wide range of phenomena, including moveable objects, documents and images, immovable buildings, monuments and archaeological sites, underwater sites and shipwrecks, oral traditions, ...

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History: Biloxi Beach protesters attacked - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Maritime History articles at Google News - Tue, 04/21/2015 - 10:15

Jackson Clarion Ledger

History: Biloxi Beach protesters attacked
Jackson Clarion Ledger
It remains the worst maritime disaster in U.S. history. April 27, 1903: W.E.B. Du Bois' book, The Souls of Black Folk, was published. In it, Du Bois rejected the gradualism advocated by Booker T. Washington and called for active resistance to racist ...

Salvage excavations start in Bodrum - Hurriyet Daily News


Hurriyet Daily News

Salvage excavations start in Bodrum
Hurriyet Daily News
The salvage excavations were initiated by Bodrum Castle and Underwater Archaeology Museum officials, with the number of tombs increasing to eight. The skeletons are now being examined by anthropologists, and works have begun to display them at the ...

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“Shipwrecks An Important Cultural Resource” - Bernews

Maritime History articles at Google News - Tue, 04/21/2015 - 07:57

Bernews

“Shipwrecks An Important Cultural Resource”
Bernews
We are privileged enough to have its author here with us tonight, Dr. Gordon Watts, who I would like to commend for his work in producing such a beautiful and informative book which I know will serve as a resource on Bermuda's maritime history for ...

The Naval Historian and His Library: An Interview with John Hattendorf - War on the Rocks

Maritime History articles at Google News - Tue, 04/21/2015 - 04:42

War on the Rocks

The Naval Historian and His Library: An Interview with John Hattendorf
War on the Rocks
At seventy-three, John Hattendorf is still going strong. For over thirty years now, Hattendorf has been the Ernest J. King Professor of Maritime Studies at the United States Naval War College. Ask around, and when naval history comes up, Hattendorf's ...

After 170 Years On The Seafloor, Recovered Champagne Gets A Taste Test ... - Tech Times


Tech Times

After 170 Years On The Seafloor, Recovered Champagne Gets A Taste Test ...
Tech Times
Two bottles were auctioned off in 2011, with one bottle bringing $44,000, which was then donated to fund marine archaeology scholarships by the government of the Finnish Aland archipelago, where the find had been made. In a study led by Philippe ...
Cheesy, metallic, sweet: 170-year-old champagne is clue to winemaking's pastNature.com
Champagne discovered in 2010 estimated to be 170 years oldUncover Michigan

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Gundalow Gatherings teaches about the Seacoast's maritime history - Seacoastonline.com

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 16:09

Seacoastonline.com

Gundalow Gatherings teaches about the Seacoast's maritime history
Seacoastonline.com
PORTSMOUTH — The rivers of the Piscataqua Region are the veins running through the Seacoast's historic maritime region, connecting commerce, trade, people and history. Between 1690 and 1900, the vessels that dominated these waters of the ...

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Gundalow Gatherings teaches about the Seacoast's maritime history - Seacoastonline.com

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 16:09

Seacoastonline.com

Gundalow Gatherings teaches about the Seacoast's maritime history
Seacoastonline.com
PORTSMOUTH — The rivers of the Piscataqua Region are the veins running through the Seacoast's historic maritime region, connecting commerce, trade, people and history. Between 1690 and 1900, the vessels that dominated these waters of the ...

Gundalow Gatherings teaches about the Seacoast's maritime history - Seacoastonline.com

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 16:09

Seacoastonline.com

Gundalow Gatherings teaches about the Seacoast's maritime history
Seacoastonline.com
PORTSMOUTH — The rivers of the Piscataqua Region are the veins running through the Seacoast's historic maritime region, connecting commerce, trade, people and history. Between 1690 and 1900, the vessels that dominated these waters of the ...

PHOTOS: Salem Maritime National Historic Site - NoBo Magazine

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 14:37

NoBo Magazine

PHOTOS: Salem Maritime National Historic Site
NoBo Magazine
The site promotes the maritime history of New England and the United States, and preserves part of the historic waterfront in Salem. The wharves and buildings explain the development of a colonial port town, highlighting the golden age of Salem, its ...

Enjoy an Arctic Evening with the Vancouver Maritime Museum. - TheTyee.ca

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 12:26

TheTyee.ca

Enjoy an Arctic Evening with the Vancouver Maritime Museum.
TheTyee.ca
The search for the passage, its eventual discovery, and the saga of human endeavour in the far north, were longstanding aspects of the history and culture of what is now Canada. Across the Top of the World will focus on the Arctic and its environment ...

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Politi-Beat Sunday Roundup: Making waste disposal loud and clear - Fall River Herald News (blog)

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 10:10

Fall River Herald News (blog)

Politi-Beat Sunday Roundup: Making waste disposal loud and clear
Fall River Herald News (blog)
The Marine Museum at Fall River is a cultural gem and contains a wealth of Fall River Maritime History especially Steam Ship and Titanic memorabilia. Discover the art, books, models and many treasures the Marine Museum holds. This is a must see .

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US Proposes Extensive Offshore Drilling Regulations to Coincide With Fifth ... - AccuWeather.com

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 09:35

Kansas City Star

US Proposes Extensive Offshore Drilling Regulations to Coincide With Fifth ...
AccuWeather.com
April 20 marks the five-year anniversary of the BP oil spill that occurred in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010. The explosion, and subsequent 87-day-long oil leak, was the country's worst maritime petroleum spill in history. As a response to this tragedy ...
Deepwater Horizon Costing BP $42 BillionThe Maritime Executive

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Politi-Beat Sunday Roundup: Making waste disposal loud and clear - Fall River Herald News (blog)

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 08:09

Fall River Herald News (blog)

Politi-Beat Sunday Roundup: Making waste disposal loud and clear
Fall River Herald News (blog)
The Marine Museum at Fall River is a cultural gem and contains a wealth of Fall River Maritime History especially Steam Ship and Titanic memorabilia. Discover the art, books, models and many treasures the Marine Museum holds. This is a must see .

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China Starts Building Mother Ship for Manned Submersible - Yibada (English Edition)


Yibada (English Edition)

China Starts Building Mother Ship for Manned Submersible
Yibada (English Edition)
Xu Qinan, a former professor of School of Naval Architecture, Ocean and Civil Engineering of Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), designed the Jiaolong and many other Chinese submersibles and unmanned underwater vehicles. Xu is now an ...

Singapore Maritime Week kicks off with a focus on the young and industry founders - Seatrade Global

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 06:21

Seatrade Global

Singapore Maritime Week kicks off with a focus on the young and industry founders
Seatrade Global
Sunday's opening ceremony celebrated Singapore's long and proud maritime history. Children from Cantonment Primary School took the audience on a voyage back in time. Their engaging and lively dance performance portrayed vividly the poignant story of ...
MPA launches free maritime heritage exhibition at start of Singapore Maritime ...AsiaOne

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WRIGHT THINKING: Can you help with maritime history? - Hartlepool Mail

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 01:03

Hartlepool Mail

WRIGHT THINKING: Can you help with maritime history?
Hartlepool Mail
And now a request for your help on maritime history, especially if you ever worked in shipbuilding or ship maintenance in Hartlepool or on the Tees. Talking to the ship's officers and engineering staff on board, some of them had a hunch that the ship ...

Calls for action in Europe after migrant disaster in Mediterranean - Washington Post

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 04/19/2015 - 22:53

NBCNews.com

Calls for action in Europe after migrant disaster in Mediterranean
Washington Post
An overloaded boat crowded with hundreds of desperate migrants capsized and sank off the Libyan coast on Sunday, and what authorities fear to be a major maritime disaster is provoking new, insistent calls on Europe to contain a humanitarian emergency ...
In 2015, a harrowing record is being set in the Mediterranean SeaEqual Times
Mediterranean migrants: Hundreds feared dead after boat capsizesBBC News
Hundreds feared dead in Mediterranean sinkingCitifmonline
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Up to 700 Feared Dead in Migrant Shipwreck Off Libya - Slate Magazine (blog)

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 04/19/2015 - 11:34

Slate Magazine (blog)

Up to 700 Feared Dead in Migrant Shipwreck Off Libya
Slate Magazine (blog)
As many as 700 people are feared dead after a fishing boat capsized in waters off Libya Saturday night in what could be the deadliest tragedy involving migrants being smuggled to Europe. Italy's Coast Guard has rescued 49 survivors and about 20 bodies; ...
Mediterranean migrants: Hundreds feared dead after boat capsizesBBC News
Hundreds feared dead in Mediterranean sinkingCitifmonline
Uproar In Europe After Migrant Ship Disaster Off The Libyan Coastmalaysiandigest.com

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