Maritime Directory

World’s Oldest Intact Shipwreck Found!

2,400-yr-old ‘Ship of Odysseus’

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Celebrating 150 years of Cutty Sark!

Record-breaking tea clipper which has traveled the globe and visited every major world port and is now an award-winning visitor attraction in Greenwich!

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Deepest Submarine Dive in History!!

A private equity investor from Dallas, Texas and his team of explorers have completed a series of record-breaking dives to Challenger Deep in the Marianas Trench, commonly...

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How Going to Space and the Maritime Industry are Connected- Then and Now!

THEN

In remembrance of the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11, the USS Hornet Sea, Air & Space Museum are honoring those who played pivotal roles behind the scenes,...

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The History of Tankers and Containerization!

Containerization

People have been trading with each other, even between nations and across oceans, for thousands of years - long before containerization. However, in...

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500-Year-Old Shipwreck Discovered in Baltic Sea!!

An international team of scientists have announced the discovery of the remains of a 500-year-old ship that remains pristinely intact in the cold, dark depths of the Baltic...

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The History of MAYFLOWER II and Her Upcoming Launch!

Mayflower II is a reproduction of the original Mayflower that transported the Pilgrims to Massachusetts in 1620!

It was Englishman Warwick Charlton’s idea to build...

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American Naval Submarine- U.S.S. Grayback found after 75 years! Thanks to extensive research and an underwater drone!

It is truly phenomenal when history collides with the new world of today. With the help of what undersea explorer Tim Taylor, called an underwater drone!

Thanks to...

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The World’s Best Preserved 17th-Century Ship!!

When it set sail from the Bay of Stockholm in 1628, the Vasa was the world’s most high-tech warship! However, 20 minutes into its maiden voyage, the boat sank, killing 30 of...

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Glossary

Have you come across an unfamiliar maritime word? Check out the glossary...

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