Monday, November 22, 2010

Special thanks to Matt Carter, Paul F. Johnston, Michael McCarthy, Susan Langley, and Adam Wolfe for sending in news items.

1. Waardevolle schatten keren terug naar Australie [in Dutch]:
http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/dutch/highlight/page/id/124306/t/Returning-priceless-treasures-and-Arnhemland-Ambassador-Andreae-ancods-en-arnhemland
http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/dutch/highlight/page/id/124296/t/400-year-old-Dutch-treasures-coming-home-to-Australia

2. Netherlands gives important maritime collection to Australia:
http://www.netherlands.org.au/News/Press_releases/2010/Netherlands_gives_important_maritime_collection_to_Australia

3. Search for Dutch shipwreck in Western Australia:
http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/dutch/highlight/page/id/123961/t/Search-for-Dutch-shipwreck/

4. Lurking beyond our fatal shores [sharks and treasure hunter]:
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/features/lurking-beyond-our-fatal-shores/story-e6frg6z6-1225955923816

5. Part artwork, part boat… literally!
http://www.gizmag.com/love-love-part-boat-artwork/16928/?utm_source=Gizmag+Subscribers&utm_campaign=6e865e0eef-UA-2235360-4&utm_medium=email

6. The secrets of the dead: lost ships of Rome:
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/episodes/lost-ships-of-rome-watch-the-full-episode/805/
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/features/lost-ships-of-rome-about-this-episode/676/
http://archaeology.about.com/b/2010/11/14/the-secrets-of-the-dead-lost-ships-of-rome.htm

7. Garum:
http://archaeology.about.com/od/gterms/qt/Garum.htm

8. First Americans ‘reached Europe five centuries before Columbus discoveries’ :
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2010/nov/16/first-americans-europe-research
http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20101117/sc_afp/sciencebiologygeneticshistoryusiceland_20101117170943
http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/gnxp/2010/11/icelanders-descended-from-native-americans/
http://www.elpais.com/articulo/sociedad/primer/contacto/genetico/europeos/americanos/produjo/siglos/Colon/elpepusoc/20101116elpepusoc_7/Tes
http://www.physorg.com/news/2010-11-vikings-brought-amerindian-iceland-years.html
http://www.canada.com/technology/Vikings+brought+Amerindian+Iceland+years+Study/3842864/story.html

9. Navires et marins d’hier à aujourd’hui [starring James Delgado]:
http://www.lexpress.org/societe/navires-et-marins-d’hier-a-aujourd’hui/

10. Sutton Hoo dig holiday ‘snaps’ on display in Suffolk:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-suffolk-11803037

11. World’s oldest champagne tastes sweet after 200-year shipwreck:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-11783265
http://photoblog.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2010/11/18/5489139-shipwrecked-champagne
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2010-11-17/world-s-oldest-champagne-survives-icy-shipwreck-surfaces-for-wine-tasting.html
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/executive-lifestyle/shipwreck-champagne-thought-to-be-worlds-oldest-keeps-its-zest-tasters-in-finland-say/story-e6frg9zo-1225955555695
http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/news/world/stories/DN-champagne_18int.ART.State.Edition1.e659dc.html
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/11/17/veuve-clicquot-champagne-_n_784723.html?ir=Food
http://www.boston.com/news/world/europe/articles/2010/11/18/from_shipwrecked_bounty_a_bubbly_sip/
http://www.physorg.com/news/2010-11-world-oldest-champagne-uncorked.html
http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/news/world/stories/DN-champagne_18int.ART.State.Edition1.e659dc.html
http://www.harpers.co.uk/news/news-headlines/9820-baltic-shipwreck-find-includes-19th-century-veuve-clicquot.html

12. Old shipwrecked beer to be replicated and bottled:
http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5ikED9LELGOIJIThISF_LAYPgfSlA?docId=CNG.6c1ce80f495890dd965a5a712f87dfef.1f1

13. St. Augustine team finds gun amid shipwreck:
http://jacksonville.com/news/metro/2010-11-13/story/st-augustine-team-finds-gun-amid-shipwreck

14. Five area shipwrecks may get protected status [Wisconsin, US]:
http://www.jsonline.com/news/wisconsin/108312084.html

15. Storms uncovers portion of shipwreck on Cape Cod:
http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2010/11/20/storms_uncovers_portion_of_shipwreck_on_cape_cod/
http://www.southcoasttoday.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20101120/NEWS/11200334

16. Hi-tech robots search ocean floor for ancient shipwrecks:
http://edition.cnn.com/2010/TECH/innovation/11/18/titanic.robots.shipwrecks/
http://www.cnn.com/2010/TECH/innovation/11/18/titanic.robots.shipwrecks/index.html

17. The Lakeland slated for National Register:
http://www.greenbaypressgazette.com/article/20101120/ADV01/11200442/The-Lakeland-slated-for-National-Register

18. “Titanic” – The diving simulator:
http://www.gamasutra.com/view/pressreleases/65427/Titanic__The_Diving_Simulator.php

19. Cruise ships on Egypt’s Lake Nasser visit the ancient temples of the drowned lands of Nubia:
http://www.chicagotribune.com/travel/sns-ap-ml-travel-trip-egypt-lake-nasser,0,2205695.story

20. Wreck of French privateer found 60 miles off Devon [Odyssey Marine]:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-devon-11767666
http://maritimematters.com/2010/11/french-corsair-back-from-the-deep/
http://www.thisisplymouth.co.uk/news/Wrecked-feared-18th-century-French-pirate-ship-Plymouth/article-2898650-detail/article.html

21. Premier Exhibitions, Inc. CEO recognized by Navy League Council for producing the first ever complete view of the RMS “Titanic” wreck site:
http://www.marketwatch.com/story/premier-exhibitions-inc-ceo-recognized-by-navy-league-council-for-producing-the-first-ever-complete-view-of-the-rms-titanic-wreck-site-2010-11-16?reflink=MW_news_stmp

22. Coral-encrusted flintlocks a unique underwater treasure [Dominican Republic]:
http://readingeagle.com/article.aspx?id=264384

23. Southport investors claim they were mislead over claims of gold on an Anglesey shipwreck:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-merseyside-11746463
http://www.southportvisiter.co.uk/southport-news/southport-southport-news/2010/11/17/southport-investors-claim-they-were-mislead-over-claims-of-gold-on-an-anglesey-shipwreck-101022-27665392/

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Dr Wendy van Duivenvoorde