The Ever Given has been blocking the Suez Canal for more than three days. It's unclear whether that'll be changing anytime soon.
The toys were spilled by an Evergreen Marine-operated ship in 1992 and prompted a big scientific and journalistic investigation.
A plate of four 7-ounce claws at a restaurant can cost you $140. That's just under one pound of crab meat you get to eat.
Carnival’s latest cruise ship, the Mardi Gras, will begin sailing this April. The cruise ship has a roller coaster, several water slides, and eateries by celebrities like Guy Fieri and Shaquille O’Neal. “Notwithstanding the delays related to the pandemic, there is tremendous enthusiasm and pent-up demand for this ship,” Christine […]
Rome-based Lazzarini Design Studio has unveiled another megayacht design inspired by an animal: the Prodigium. The concept yacht was designed to look like a shark, but has interior elements inspired by ancient Roman architecture. If constructed, the ship could take about 28 months and almost $US364.5 million to build, designer […]
Stuart Bee, 62, went out for a boat ride off the coast of Florida on Friday but never returned. He was found on Sunday by the US Coast Guard, clinging to his capsized boat. The Coast guard said Bee’s boat had experienced mechanical issues that left Bee stranded on Saturday. […]
The 1952 Ferrari Arno XI is a record-holding race boat that uses the engine from a Ferrari Formula One race car. It currently still holds the world record in the flying kilometre, according to its sale listing at DuPont Registry. The Arno XI is for sale for $US12 million. Visit […]
Rome-based Lazzarini Design Studio unveiled the Avanguardia, a concept megayacht shaped like a swan. The design was inspired by 1970s and 1980s Japanese anime shows, according to its maker. The “neck” is movable, and the “head” – which otherwise serves as the command centre – can be detached and turned […]
Elena Manighetti and Ryan Osborne have lived on a sailboat for three years. In 2017, they started their journey and travelled around Europe, and in 2020, the couple took a 25-day journey across the Atlantic Ocean. When they arrived in the Caribbean, they learned about the coronavirus pandemic and were […]
The UK’s first float-in movie theatre is coming to London this September. Openaire cinema will be located on Regent’s Canal in Paddington, and will consist of an LED screen, 16 eco-boats on the river, plus socially distanced deck chairs on land. Upon arrival, guests will captain their self-drive vessel around […]
On Saturday, a fleet of boats filled the waterways of Clearwater, Florida, in an effort to rally for President Donald Trump and break a Guinness World Record. The crowds were attempting to break the world record for the largest boat parade, which is currently held by a 2014 boat parade […]
X Shore sells fully electric, silent boats. The two newest models, the Eelex 8000 and the Eelord 6000 debuted in January. They cost between $US223,000 and $US280,000. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. X Shore’s boats don’t necessarily look like eels, but the company says they were inspired by […]
The Flying Fox is now the world’s largest yacht available to charter, according to Boat International. Imperial Yachts manages the superyacht’s listing. With six decks, it sleeps 25 guests and rents for nearly $US4 million per week, a representative for Imperial told Business Insider. Here’s a look inside the Flying […]
Anna Borla designed the Hide concept yacht to blend in with the environment while out at sea. The owner’s cabin is 775 square feet and has two balconies and a large lounging area. The yacht was designed with an emphasis in sustainability and privacy. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more […]
Latvian design studio Zeltini created the Z-Triton, an amphibious tiny home. The electrically powered vehicle can travel over land or water, and has a tiny kitchen and room to sleep. The vehicles will be available to rent starting next year. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The Z-Triton from […]
University of New Hampshire’s autonomous boat, Bathymetric Explorer and Navigator (BEN), finds lost shipwrecks. BEN maps the ocean floor in spots that are too shallow or dangerous for divers or traditional ships. BEN has also been involved in the search to find what happened to Amelia Earhart. Visit Business Insider’s […]
A houseboat once owned by author Shel Silverstein is on the market in the Bay Area. The 1,200-square-foot home is listed for $US783,000. Before it belonged to Silverstein, the boat was a World War II balloon barge, and it has since been remodeled several times. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
Serenity Yachts just released two models for solar-powered yachts. The boats were unveiled at the Miami International Boat Show in February. The Serenity 64 costs $US3.3 million, and the Serenity 74, which is in production, will cost $US5.5 million. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Nearly everything is getting […]
A company in France is looking for a couple to manage and live on a luxury barge for the summer. The couple will be in charge of navigating the boat and hosting guests, but they can use the barge to explore the French countryside when it’s not serving visitors. The […]
Architects Guylee Simmonds and David Schnabel are exploring the Arctic on a refurbished lifeboat. They spent a year redesigning the boat to make it a “supreme adventure craft.” Now, they’re spending the winter in Tromsø, Norway, and they hope to release a film about their journey this year. Visit Business […]
Heidi-Ho is a 30-foot-long houseboat. The tiny home that floats includes a kitchen, bathroom, and living and dining area that converts into a bedroom. The boat deck can be reduced by three feet to be transported on the road. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. There have been plenty […]
A diving boat carrying nearly 40 passengers was engulfed in flames off the coast of Southern California on Monday. The Coast Guard has recovered 20 bodies in their search for survivors; 14 are still missing. Rescuers have suspended their search after no one was found alive in their efforts. The […]
A fire broke out aboard the diving boat The Conception just before 3:30 a.m. local time on Monday morning near Santa Cruz Island, off the coast of Ventura, California. The boat was carrying 33 passengers and six crew members for a Labour Day weekend scuba diving excursion. The boat’s captain […]
A boat carrying 33 passengers and six crew members on a scuba diving trip became fully engulfed in flames early Monday morning. Thirty passengers were sleeping below deck when the fire broke out. At least 25 bodies have been found, and nine more are still missing. The boat’s captain and […]
A boat caught fire near Santa Cruz Island, off the coast of Ventura County, California, at approximately 3:30 a.m. local time on Monday morning. There were 39 people in total aboard the vessel, according to the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office. According to the Sheriff’s Office, emergency responders found the […]
This giant, inflatable pool float is shaped like a boat and comfortably seats up to six people. Sun Pleasure‘s “6-Person Inflatable Bay Breeze Boat Island Party Island” also comes with a built-in cooler and eight cup holders so you can have a party out on the water. You can purchase […]
Virgin Group just launched a cruise line, Virgin Voyages, that will set sail in 2020. The first ship, “Scarlet Lady” will offer adults-only cruises to Caribbean destinations with luxurious suites, free dining, and a focus on fitness and well-being onboard. There’s also a spa, a rooftop bar, swanky restaurants, and […]
“Back to the Future” fans will appreciate this “DeLorean” hovercraft. It can cruise on water and reach speeds up to 81 mph. The hovercraft took a total of four-and-a-half years to build and runs on a 23-horsepower thrust engine pushed by a 36-inch fan. Watch the video above to see […]
Seventeen people, including children, are dead after a tourist “duck boat” capsized during storms at Table Rock Lake in Missouri. The National Weather Service reportedly issued a severe-thunderstorm warning in the area as wind speeds surpassed 60 mph. Video footage obtained by The Kansas City Star shows the adverse weather […]
Dozens were killed after tourist boats capsized off the southern island of Phuket, Thailand on July 5. Many of the passengers aboard were Chinese tourists. Calls for a boycott of Thailand have broken out in China. Economists say that could cost the Thai tourism industry more than $US1 billion. A […]
The GoBoat is an electric dinghy that folds away and only weighs 26 kilograms. The GoBoat is made of easy to assemble plastic parts and requires no tools to build. It can be used for fishing or sight-seeing and can be launched directly from the shore. The GoBoat is a […]
Theon Parseghian is a mechanic from upstate New York who completely transforms old vehicles by making them amphibious. He’s rebuilt a Volvo station wagon and a houseboat to master both land and sea. The following is a transcript of the video. These vehicles conquer water and land. They’re creations by […]
This boat is powered by your Jet Ski. The Wave Boat is made by Sealver. Simply drive your Jet Ski into the boat, and it locks itself into place. It’s compatible with most Yamaha, Sea-Doo, and Kawasaki personal watercraft. It took two years to turn a drawing into Wave Boats; […]
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