Tag: Titanic

Letter Written By Titanic Steward Richard Geddes Details Ship's Near Miss Days Before Iceberg Collision

A husband's letter to his wife shed new light on other possible things that might have led to the Titanic disaster. A letter penned by steward Richard Geddes detailed how the ship suffered a near miss before the actual iceberg collision.

Feature | Culture April 20, 2019

Titanic Locket Found On Ocean Floor To Be Displayed At Exhibit

A locket found on the oceanfloor belonged to Virginia Estelle McDowell Clark, who boarded the Titanic with her husband from a belated honeymoon in Europe. What happened to the couple after the ship sank?

Life & Style April 10, 2017

Iceberg That Sank Titanic Was 100,000 Year Old

Combining accounts from 1912 and modern data on ocean currents and winds, scientists calculated the origins of the iceberg that sank the Titanic. The new observations enrich theories around what really led to the massive tragedy.

Earth/Environment March 7, 2016

This 'Titanic' Model Uses 120,000 Lego Bricks - Including Minifigs Clinging For Survival

This Lego Titanic uses 120,000 pieces and took 250 hours to build. Minifigs are scattered throughout to give this amazing Lego replica more heart than others.

Internet Culture January 20, 2016

Last Titanic Lunch Menu To Be Auctioned In New York

Before the Titanic sank, two men shared lunch on the luxury ocean liner. Now, the exact lunch menu they held is set to be auctioned in New York.

Society August 31, 2015

Titanic Video Game Is Looking To Recreate History

If you've ever wanted to take a trip on the RMS Titanic, you might finally have your ticket.

Geek February 23, 2015

New discoveries found in Greek shipwreck called 'Titanic of the ancient world'

Scientists have made some new discoveries in the Roman shipwreck off the coast of the Greek island Antikythera. The ship sank more than 2,000 years ago and was first found in 1900.

Internet Culture October 10, 2014

James Cameron hates smartphones, social media

In an interview with USA Today, the film pioneer famous for movies such as 'Avatar' and 'Titanic' says he hates Twitter, Facebook and Smartphones.

Geek August 5, 2014

Titanic remembered on 102nd anniversary, echoes some of the deadliest maritime disasters in the last century

Sinking of the Titanic took more than 1,500 lives in April, 1912. Still, it was not the worst maritime disaster ever.

April 17, 2014

Titanic 102nd anniversary: A look at how safety features in ocean liners have developed over the last century

The Titanic sunk 102 years ago - what did the tragedy teach us about maritime safety?

April 16, 2014

Titanic glacier setting new speed record, researchers claim

The Greenland glacier that caused the Titanic to sink is now thinning and retreating at a record speed, thanks to global warming.

Earth/Environment February 4, 2014

Iconic Titanic violin fetches nearly £1 million in auction

Titanic's iconic violin fetches around £1 million in auction.

Society October 22, 2013

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