Nautical Headlines

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Monday, November 15, 2010 |

Special thanks to Massimiliano Secci, Deciana Speckmann, and Mark Staniforth for sending in news items.
1.Dutch hand over priceless ship artifacts” [official repatriation of . more…

Monday, November 8, 2010 |

Special thanks to Ross Anderson and Ralph Pedersen for sending in news items.
1. Shipwreck finder gets honorary Order of Australia Medal [David Mearns]:
http://www.australiangeographic.com.au/journal/shipwreck-finder-gets-honorary-order-of-australia.htm
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Monday, November 1, 2010 |

Special thanks to Alistair Paterson and Mark Polzer for sending in news items.
1. National Geographic names Pembrokeshire as second best coastal destination in . more…

Monday, October 25, 2010 |

Special thanks to Susan Langley for sending in news items.
1. Professor [Nathan Richards] enlightens Oriental on its name-sake steamer:
http://www.newbernsj.com/news/oriental-91674-professor-sake.html
2. Trafalgar account is rare . more…

Monday, October 18, 2010 |

Special thanks to Susan Langley, Alexandre Monteiro, and Ruud Paesi for sending in news items.
1. Indonesia says China interested in shipwreck treasure [commercial . more…

Monday, October 4, 2010 |

Special thanks to Ole Varmer for sending in news items.
1. “Titanic” 100th cruises spark buzz, debate:
http://articles.cnn.com/2010-09-22/travel/titanic.anniversary.cruises_1_titanic-cruise-azamara-journey?_s=PM:TRAVEL
http://www.financialnewsusa.com/more/50-travel/17734-titanic-100th-cruises-spark-buzz-debate-and-google-maps-loses-major-florida-city
2. Did Australian Aborigines reach America first?
http://www.cosmosmagazine.com/news/3774/did-australian-aborigines-reach-america-first?page=0%2C0
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Monday, September 20, 2010 |

Special thanks to Sean McMahon for sending in news items.
1. Australian Aborigines ‘world’s first astronomers':
http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20100917/sc_afp/scienceaustraliaastronomynative_20100917093940
2. Dive right into Gallipoli history:
http://www.coffscoastadvocate.com.au/story/2010/09/16/gallipoli-history-anzac-cove-mark-spencer-/
3. Changing tides . more…

Monday, September 13, 2010 |

Special thanks to Andy Dodd and Brian Jordan for sending in news items.
1. Taranaki shipwrecks receive NZ Historic Places Trust registration:
http://www.3news.co.nz/Shipwrecks-now-official-historic-places/tabid/423/articleID/173603/Default.aspx
http://nz.news.yahoo.com/a/-/top-stories/7855763/old-shipwrecks-given-high-historic-classification/
http://www.historic.org.nz/TheRegister/RegisterSearch/RegisterResults.aspx?RID=9521
http://www.historic.org.nz/TheRegister/RegisterSearch/RegisterResults.aspx?RID=9520
2. Ancient DNA . more…

Monday, August 23, 2010 |

With thanks to George Fischer and Adam Wolfe for sending in news.
1. South Korea archaeologists uncover 7000-year-old oar:
http://www.physorg.com/news201274900.html
http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20100817/sc_afp/skoreaarchaeologyoar_20100817165229
2. Ancient sea cave on . more…

Wednesday, August 18, 2010 |

1. The life of Max Cramer [one of the discovers of the "Batavia" shipwreck passed away]:
http://www.abc.net.au/local/audio/2010/08/05/2974538.htm
2. UNESCO exhibition on global underwater cultural . more…