China's Singles Day shopping spree leaves a trail of waste behind
November 15, 2016, 12:03 p.m. by Angela Nelson
The online shopping holiday produces billions of dollars in sales — and billions of boxes in the trash.
Watch every detail as the Titanic sinks in this real-time animation
April 19, 2016, 2:04 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Imagine yourself on the deck as Titanic slowly sinks over the course of 2 hours and 40 minutes.
Sail-powered shipping is making a comeback (all in the name of rum, of course!)
January 21, 2016, 3:38 p.m. by Sami Grover
Fair trade rum, delivered in a wind-powered ship. What's not to like?
Why Nicaragua's canal could spell environmental disaster, and possibly revolution
December 15, 2014, 5:55 a.m. by Sami Grover
Construction is about to begin on a massive, Chinese-built canal through the heart of Nicaragua — but there are many people who want to stop it.
Shipwreck of Christopher Columbus' ship, The Santa Maria, likely found off Haiti coast
May 13, 2014, 6:21 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Finding the ship, lost for over 500 years, could be one of the most significant underwater archaeological discoveries in history.
Sunken ship yields treasure trove of gold bars and coins
May 6, 2014, 9:30 a.m. by Denise Chow, LiveScience
Researchers have recovered over 60 lbs. of gold so far, and plan to conduct a full excavation of the shipwreck — but value has yet to be determined.
Amazon's new 'Anticipatory Shipping' knows what you'll buy before you do
January 20, 2014, 11:59 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
Amazon may know you so well that it may have your purchases at your door before you even order them.
10 amusing reactions to Amazon Prime Air delivery drones
December 2, 2013, 11:45 a.m. by Melissa Breyer
The Twittersphere is in a twitter over Jeff Bezos' announcement of 30-minute deliveries via 'octocopter' drones.
Trove of shipwrecks may litter Antarctica's ocean floor
August 13, 2013, 7:09 p.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Worms and mollusks that normally devour wood in other aquatic regions may have evolved to feast on animal bone instead of wooden ships.