There is a risk of "starvation, dehydration," and death for the animals stranded on the livestock ships stuck in the Suez Canal jam.
Roughly 400,000 sailors are stuck on merchant ships across the globe, and industry leaders are now calling on Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos for help. The leaders of several major shipping bodies wrote an open letter to Bezos asking him to put pressure on the incoming Biden administration to allow ships […]
IBM launched an artificial intelligence-powered marine-research vessel called the Mayflower Autonomous Ship. Developed alongside ocean-research organisations, the vessel will help scientists study issues like climate change and pollution. It will attempt to cross the Atlantic in spring 2021. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Four centuries after the original […]
The USS Constitution celebrated its 222nd birthday on October 18, 2019, with a cruise around the Boston Harbour. The ship forst set sail on October 21, 1797, after two failed attempts. The Constitution earned its nickname, “Old Ironsides,” during the War of 1812, when enemy fire couldnt’t penetrate its hull. […]
Earlier this year, the Army moved to get rid of the majority of the boats used to transport troops and material. There was immediate backlash to the plan, as there is a continued need for the boats and no apparent replacements. Eventually Congress got involved, and the Army is now […]
Monster storms, giant waves, and even heavy fog can make for hair-raising experiences out on a boat. Animals, from sea creatures to birds, can also create some bizarre boating adventures. The vast expanse of the sea itself can be harrowing in its own right. Not every trip on a boat […]
Chatham Dockyard houses the only remaining traditional working ropewalk in the world. The ropewalk – that’s the official name for a rope factory – is a quarter of a mile long, so long that the rope makers use bicycles to get from one end of the building to the other. […]
The luxury cruise line Seabourn plans to take 450 or so guests on a round-the-world tour in 2020. The Seabourn’s flagship Sojourn liner is set to visit five continents in 146 days. Seabourn was recently recognised as the world’s best luxury cruise line by Cruise Critic in their Editors’ Pick […]
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