Tag: boats

Oct 1, 2020

The 25 Most Expensive Things Ever Sold on eBay

The 25 Most Expensive Things Ever Sold on eBay

From a $168 million yacht to a $250,000 Magic card

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Sep 3, 2020

Banksy Uses Art Sales to Fund High Speed Lifeboat and Rescue Refugees Stranded at Sea

Banksy Uses Art Sales to Fund High Speed Lifeboat and Rescue Refugees Stranded at Sea

The M.V. Louise Michel is a high speed lifeboat that patrols the Mediterranean

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Aug 24, 2020

This Smoke Curtain was Used During WWII to Hide Naval Ships During Battle

This Smoke Curtain was Used During WWII to Hide Naval Ships During Battle

Titanium tetrachloride (FM) rapidly creates dense white smoke when it comes into contact with damp air

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Aug 20, 2020

This 5 Minute Timelapse Shows a 2-Month Journey on an Icebreaker in Antarctica

This 5 Minute Timelapse Shows a 2-Month Journey on an Icebreaker in Antarctica

Scientist Cassandra Brooks spent two months on the Nathaniel B. Palmer, traveling through the Ross Sea in Antarctica

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May 11, 2020

This Craftsman Built His Own Off-Grid Houseboat and It’s Beautiful

This Craftsman Built His Own Off-Grid Houseboat and It’s Beautiful

The 700-square-foot, self-built float home is fully off-grid with solar power, a pellet stove, a composting toilet, and an evaporation grey water system that ensures nothing is dumped overboard

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Nov 11, 2019

Beluga Whale Near South Pole Plays Fetch with Rugby Ball

Beluga Whale Near South Pole Plays Fetch with Rugby Ball

This is so surreal, I have so many questions

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Nov 4, 2019

Trying to Cook in the Rough Seas of the North Atlantic Looks.. Rough

Trying to Cook in the Rough Seas of the North Atlantic Looks.. Rough

Life in the North Atlantic can make even routine tasks like cooking a challenge

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Jan 21, 2019

Cities at Sea: How Aircraft Carriers Work

Cities at Sea: How Aircraft Carriers Work

The capital ship of any fleet that can afford it

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Oct 17, 2018

Britain’s Weird and Wonderful Houseboat Village in West Sussex

Britain’s Weird and Wonderful Houseboat Village in West Sussex

Using spare parts from old buses, missiles and planes, each boat has its own unique look and feel

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Oct 15, 2018

American Troops On Their Way Home from WWII

Official U.S. Navy photo via the New York Historical Society

Crowded ships like this brought back troops for months after V-Day

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