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Latest Titanic Historical Society Stories

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2011-07-01 08:45:00

Nearly a hundred years after she sank, scientists are revealing never-before-seen images of Titanic's ghostly remains at the bottom of the Atlantic.

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2010-08-30 06:35:00

The latest hurricane moving through the Atlantic Ocean, forced a high-tech expedition to temporarily suspend its efforts to create a detailed map of the Titanic wreckage.

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2010-08-16 06:35:00

A US federal judge awarded an exhibition company $110 million for salvaging artifacts from the wreck of the RMS Titanic resting at the bottom of the North Atlantic Ocean.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.