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2014-08-31 08:20:52

Exhibition Commemorates the 29th Anniversary of the Discovery of the RMS Titanic's Wreck Site ATLANTA, Aug. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To commemorate 29 years since the discovery of the RMS Titanic's wreck site, on Monday, Sept. 1, visitors are invited to remember, explore and learn about the famous luxury liner inside Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition. Featuring hundreds of authentic artifacts, dramatic room recreations and hands-on interactive experiences, the exhibition honors the...

Did An Exceptional Iceberg Cause The Sinking Of The Titanic?
2014-08-20 03:06:07

Wiley While the sinking of the Titanic in 1912 is typically blamed on human, design and construction errors, a new Significance paper points to 2 other unfavorable factors outside human control: there were a greater number of icebergs than normal that year, and weather conditions had driven them further south, and earlier in the year, than was usual. The paper also notes that iceberg discharge from glaciers is increasing, with more heavy iceberg years since the 1980s than before, and...

2014-06-20 08:22:10

LOS ANGELES, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Author Iain Reading announced today that his latest novel Kitty Hawk and the Tragedy of the RMS Titanic will be listed for free on Amazon from June 20 through June 24, 2014. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140619/119610 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140619/119609 Kitty Hawk and the Tragedy of the RMS Titanic is the thrillingly cryptic fourth installment of the exciting Kitty Hawk Flying Detective Agency Series...

Titanic Sailing Conditions Were Not As Extreme As Modern Day
2014-04-11 09:01:42

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online One hundred and two years ago this week, the Titanic set off on its fateful maiden voyage from the United Kingdom. Coinciding with that anniversary is a new report from British researchers who have determined the conditions surrounding the iceberg that would eventually take 1,517 lives. According to the report, which was published in the journal Weather, 1912 was not an exceptionally high year for icebergs – particularly in light of...

2014-03-12 23:30:12

Piedmont Crossing will welcome Historian Melinda Ratchford when she speaks about the R. M. S. Titanic at the retirement community on Tuesday, March 25 at 2 p.m. Visit the website at http://www.piedmontcrossing.org. Thomasville, NC (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Piedmont Crossing will welcome Historian Melinda Ratchford when she speaks about the R. M. S. Titanic at the retirement community on Tuesday, March 25 at 2 p.m. Dr. Ratchford is a native of Kannapolis, North Carolina. She received her...

2014-01-06 12:20:51

CLEARWATER, Fla., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tecton Corporation (TTNC) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that Guy Zajonc has joined its Board of Directors. Company CEO, Micah J. Eldred commented, "We are pleased to have Guy join our team. Guy's contacts and experience in our industry will prove a valuable resource for our management and operational teams to rely upon, and on behalf of the shareholders, I wish to thank him for his commitment to our Company." A summary of Guy's subsea...

2013-06-24 23:19:09

Bay Fastening Systems applauds the individuals involved in constructing a scale model of the Titanic following an article published in The Times Herald that details the construction and display of the model at the Moore Boathouse in St. Clair, MI. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 On June 24, Pop rivet distributor Bay Fastening Systems celebrates the efforts of Fine Arts Models for their work on a scale model of the Titanic. According to an article by The Times Herald titled “Titanic...


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