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Cancun touts diversions beyond sun and sand - Travel Weekly


Travel Weekly

Cancun touts diversions beyond sun and sand
Travel Weekly
If time does not allow for a day trip to the Mayan ruins at Tulum or Chichen Itza, outside of Cancun, the San Miguelito archaeological site is near the museum, a green oasis of jungle with meandering paths that lead to a variety of 40 ancient ...

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: Aircraft detects another possible signal in ... - ABC Online


Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: Aircraft detects another possible signal in ...
ABC Online
Has an endurance of 25 hours underwater at a speed of 3 knots, with a top speed of 4 knots. It has a depth rating of 4,500m, meaning it will be at its limit in the Indian Ocean search zone. Bluefin Robotics says its AUV can also be used for archaeology ...

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Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: depth and silt may hinder recovery efforts if ... - Radio Australia


Radio Australia

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: depth and silt may hinder recovery efforts if ...
Radio Australia
Has an endurance of 25 hours underwater at a speed of 3 knots, with a top speed of 4 knots. It has a depth rating of 4,500m, meaning it will be at its limit in the Indian Ocean search zone. Bluefin Robotics says its AUV can also be used for archaeology ...

Tiny Minnesota museum's canoe a 1000-year-old historic find - Thomson Reuters Foundation

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 19:31

Tiny Minnesota museum's canoe a 1000-year-old historic find
Thomson Reuters Foundation
The dugout canoe was hollowed out of a single large tree, said Ann Merriman, nautical archaeologist for Maritime Heritage Minnesota, which researched the age of the canoe and seven others as part of a Maritime History Minnesota project. Indians made ...

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Design of proposed Inner Harbor skyscraper unveiled, praised - Baltimore Business Journal (blog)

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 18:21

Design of proposed Inner Harbor skyscraper unveiled, praised
Baltimore Business Journal (blog)
San Francisco-based architecture firm Solomon Cordwell Buenz designed a building that reflects the maritime history of the Inner Harbor, with a sail-like structure being placed at the top. Much of the building, at 414 Light St., will be encased in blue ...

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Kroll's tales of rascals fun to read - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 15:43

Kroll's tales of rascals fun to read
TheChronicleHerald.ca
On a deeper level, they are also a clear manifestation of the “commodification” of Maritime popular history demonstrating the intimate connection between tourism promotion and the production of folklore. This book cements Kroll's reputation as one of ...

Meeting between culture ministers canceled: gov't - China Post


Meeting between culture ministers canceled: gov't
China Post
The date of the event has also been postponed to the second half of this year, with the issues on the agenda to include culture-based creativity, community building, underwater archaeology, exchanges between museum personnel from the two sides and ...

The Coolest Spot in Tribeca This Summer - Tribeca Citizen

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 08:59

Tribeca Citizen

The Coolest Spot in Tribeca This Summer
Tribeca Citizen
The foundation is bringing it to Pier 25 this summer for (a) a “robust” lecture series; (b) two exhibitions, one on New York maritime history and one on the vessel itself; and most intriguing, (c) a raw bar called Grand Banks run by Mark Firth of ...

4500-year-old boat among Viking artifacts hoard discovered in Galway - IrishCentral


IrishCentral

4500-year-old boat among Viking artifacts hoard discovered in Galway
IrishCentral
The ancient items were discovered by Captain Trevor Northage, a marine surveyor mapping the lake to update British admiralty charts. The Underwater Archaeology Unit (UAU) from the National Monuments Service then carried out a series of investigative ...
These Viking artefacts and logboats have been found in Galwaythejournal.ie
Viking artefacts & logboats found in Lough CorribRTE.ie
Viking weapons discovered in Lough CorribGalway Advertiser
BYM News (press release)
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Local lecture and a little wine starts spring season on Harsens Island - New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 07:03

Local lecture and a little wine starts spring season on Harsens Island
New Baltimore Voice Newspapers
The writer, editor and publisher is also a member of the Association for Great Lakes Maritime History and president of the Marine Historical Society of Detroit, as well as editor of its publication "The Historian." He was voted as recipient of the ...

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: RAAF aircraft detects another possible signal ... - Radio Australia


Radio Australia

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: RAAF aircraft detects another possible signal ...
Radio Australia
Has an endurance of 25 hours underwater at a speed of 3 knots, with a top speed of 4 knots. It has a depth rating of 4,500m, meaning it will be at its limit in the Indian Ocean search zone. Bluefin Robotics says its AUV can also be used for archaeology ...

The Coolest Spot in Tribeca This Summer - Tribeca Citizen

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 06:25

Tribeca Citizen

The Coolest Spot in Tribeca This Summer
Tribeca Citizen
The foundation is bringing it to Pier 25 this summer for (a) a “robust” lecture series; (b) two exhibitions, one on New York maritime history and one on the vessel itself; and most intriguing, (c) a raw bar called Grand Banks run by Mark Firth of ...

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Planned cross-strait culture ministers' meeting canceled - Focus Taiwan News Channel


Planned cross-strait culture ministers' meeting canceled
Focus Taiwan News Channel
The date of the event has also been postponed to the second half of this year, with the issues on the agenda to include culture-based creativity, community building, underwater archaeology, exchanges between museum personnel from the two sides and ...

Deputy provost launches new visitor season at Maggie Law Maritime museum - Kincardineshire Observer

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 03:10

Kincardineshire Observer

Deputy provost launches new visitor season at Maggie Law Maritime museum
Kincardineshire Observer
The Maggie Law has lots to offer both tourists and those with an interest in maritime history. ''I was impressed to see how much work has gone into making the museum accessible to all people.'' The museum will be open from 1–4.30pm every day except ...

Deputy provost launches new visitor season at Maggie Law Maritime museum - Mearns Leader

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 03:03

Deputy provost launches new visitor season at Maggie Law Maritime museum
Mearns Leader
''The interesting displays reflect the hard work and commitment of the local community and volunteers. The Maggie Law has lots to offer both tourists and those with an interest in maritime history. ''I was impressed to see how much work has gone into ...

Malaysia Airlines MH370: search area shrinks after more signals detected - Radio Australia


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Malaysia Airlines MH370: search area shrinks after more signals detected
Radio Australia
Has an endurance of 25 hours underwater at a speed of 3 knots, with a top speed of 4 knots. It has a depth rating of 4,500m, meaning it will be at its limit in the Indian Ocean search zone. Bluefin Robotics says its AUV can also be used for archaeology ...
Sonar loaded underwater robot to hunt for MH370The West Australian

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Federal Sequestration Closes Anchorage Archive Office - KTUU.com

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 00:01

Federal Sequestration Closes Anchorage Archive Office
KTUU.com
The closure impacts frequent users like Penelope Goforth, who has used the Anchorage facility for many years to research Alaska's maritime history for her writings. "Sometimes you don't know, until you actually have the document in front of you, that ...

Malaysia Airlines MH370: Searchers narrow in on 'final resting place' - Radio Australia


Malaysia Airlines MH370: Searchers narrow in on 'final resting place'
Radio Australia
Has an endurance of 25 hours underwater at a speed of 3 knots, with a top speed of 4 knots. It has a depth rating of 4,500m, meaning it will be at its limit in the Indian Ocean search zone. Bluefin Robotics says its AUV can also be used for archaeology ...

Log boat dating back 4500 years found in Lough Corrib - Irish Times


IrishCentral

Log boat dating back 4500 years found in Lough Corrib
Irish Times
Investigative dives were subsequently carried out last summer by the underwater archaeology unit (UAU) of the National Monuments Service, and radiocarbon dating of samples was then conducted. Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Jimmy ...
These Viking artefacts and logboats have been found in Galwaythejournal.ie
Viking artefacts & logboats found in Lough CorribRTE.ie
4500-year-old boat among Viking artifacts hoard discovered in GalwayIrishCentral
Galway Advertiser
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Viking weapons discovered in Lough Corrib - Galway Advertiser


Viking weapons discovered in Lough Corrib
Galway Advertiser
The discovery led to dive surveys by the Underwater Archaeology Unit from the Department of Arts, Heritage, and the Gaeltacht's National Monuments Service. What have been found are 12 newly-discovered logboats, ranging in date from 2,500BC to the 11th ...

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