Tag: submarine

Nov 6, 2017

Sharks Attack Submarine 700m Below Surface During Blue Planet II Filming

Sharks Attack Submarine 700m Below Surface During Blue Planet II Filming

The Blue Planet II team dive to over 700 meters (2297 ft) to see what happens to a whale carcass on the seabed

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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 22, 2016

Just a Nuclear Submarine Breaking Through Ice in the Arctic Circle

Just a Nuclear Submarine Breaking Through Ice in the Arctic Circle

Watching the ice move and pulsate is surreal

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Jan 11, 2015

Picture of the Day: Barbecuing On Top of a Moving Submarine

Picture of the Day: Barbecuing On Top of a Moving Submarine

Photograph via shanbuscus on reddit In this vintage photo from 1983, we see crew members of the HMAS Onslow barbecuing a healthy amount of sausages on top of the submarine while it is still moving! The photo was scanned and posted to reddit by shanbuscus, whose father took the photo. HMAS Onslow was one…

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Apr 1, 2013

Picture of the Day: Vintage Submarine Control Room from 1918

Picture of the Day: Vintage Submarine Control Room from 1918

Vintage Submarine Control Room from 1918 Photograph via Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums Have you ever seen so many valves? I count at least 23! You are looking at the control room of the UB-110 German Submarine (looking aft, starboard side). The photograph was recently uploaded to Flickr Commons by the…

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