Tag: ship

Aug 13, 2017

There’s a Driver’s Ed for Supertankers Where You Practice on Scale Model Ships 1/25th the Size

There’s a Driver’s Ed for Supertankers Where You Practice on Scale Model Ships 1/25th the Size

It turns out that supertankers and cruise ships have valets. They’re called maritime pilots, and they’re among the most elite ship handlers in the world

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Mar 28, 2017

Picture of the Day: The Point Reyes Shipwreck Before It Burned Down

Picture of the Day: The Point Reyes Shipwreck Before It Burned Down

Abandoned on a sandbar in Tomales Bay was this small fishing boat which had become a popular attraction for photographers visiting the Point Reyes National Seashore in California

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Mar 26, 2017

Boaty McBoatface Just Set Off On Its Antarctic Adventure

Boaty McBoatface Just Set Off On Its Antarctic Adventure

Last year the UK gov launched an online contest for the public to name its new polar research ship. Boaty McBoatface won in a landslide but

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Mar 21, 2017

Crew Returns to Port Belting Sea Shanty After 3-Month Journey Across the Atlantic

Crew Returns to Port Belting Sea Shanty After 3-Month Journey Across the Atlantic

There be sailors on those masts!

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