Scientists now know what happened to the once-great lost harbor of Pisa, Italy
August 24, 2018, 6:48 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The Leaning Tower of Pisa would have overlooked a magnificent seaport.
How a 116-year-old ship that survived 2 world wars ended up in a Kentucky creek
August 1, 2018, 3:04 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Once a luxurious yacht and a racing steamer, this rusty ship is now mired in a creek off the Ohio River.
Weird geometric 'cloud trails' are more proof of humanity's footprint on climate
January 23, 2018, 8:54 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Unnatural cloud phenomenon traces the paths of ships sailing across the ocean.
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.