Geology experts map ‘hidden’ continent near Australia that sank 23m years ago

Mapping Zealandia: Scientists are exploring the sea floor off the coast of Australia in the hopes of unravelling the mystery of Earth’s ‘hidden’ eighth continent that sank into the sea 23 million years ago The ‘lost’ continent of Zealandia was first identified by geologists back in 2014 Australian and US experts mapped the depths across Zealandia’s … Read more

Geology: Experts are mapping the ‘hidden’ continent near Australia that sank 23 million years ago

Mapping Zealandia: Scientists are exploring the sea floor off the coast of Australia in the hopes of unravelling the mystery of Earth’s ‘hidden’ eighth continent that sank into the sea 23 million years ago The ‘lost’ continent of Zealandia was first identified by geologists back in 2014 Australian and US experts mapped the depths across Zealandia’s … Read more

Trawler captain was ‘sending Whatsapp messages as vessel hit and sank a smaller boat court hears 

The skipper of a fishing trawler which sank another boat and killed three anglers on board was distracted by his Whatsapp messages, a court heard. David Marr, 55, was sending messages to a friend as his 85ft vessel the Vertrouwen steamed down on the tiny fishing boat known as the James 2. Brighton Crown Court … Read more

Six skeletons are found on wreck of pirate ship which sank off Cape Cod in 1717 killing 142 on board

The  remains of six skeletons have been recovered from the wreck of the Whydah, a pirate ship that sank more than 300 years ago, in waters off New England in 1717. The remains were identified in several large concretions which were examined back on land. A concretion is a hard, compact mass of stone and … Read more

Six skeletons are found on wreck of pirate ship which sank off Cape Cod in 1717 killing 102 on board

The  remains of six skeletons have been recovered from the wreck of the Whydah, a pirate ship that sank more than 300 years ago, in waters off New England in 1717. The remains were identified in several large concretions which were examined back on land. A concretion is a hard, compact mass of matter and … Read more

How minnows sank the Wall Street sharks: It’s the most astonishing financial story for years.

Most City share-tippers would be unlikely, you might think, to recommend putting your money on a chain of bricks-and-mortar video game shops. Lockdowns have ravaged the High Street, non-essential shops are closed in many countries — and electronic retailers such as Amazon dominate the online space with very competitive prices. And yet if, a few … Read more

Hunt for 17 fishermen feared dead after their boat sank in minus 30 temperatures in Russian Arctic

Hunt for 17 fishermen feared dead after their boat became ‘caked with ice’ and sank in minus 30 temperatures in the Russian Arctic The Onega sank in the Russian arctic in the early hours of Monday morning A search and rescue mission is under way for 17 missing members of the 19-strong crew after two … Read more

Missing fisherman is found dead in his bunk after ‘scallop wars’ boat sank

A body has been found in the search for a fisherman after he went missing as his scallop boat sank off the English coast on Saturday.  The body of Adam Harper, 26, was recovered from the wreck of the Joanna C fishing boat in Brixham, Devon, on Monday night.     Robert Morley is still missing after … Read more

Two fishermen are missing at sea after their boat sank off the Sussex coast

Two fishermen are missing at sea after their boat sank off the Sussex coast – as one crew member is pulled from the water alive A distress beacon from the Joanna C began broadcasting at 6am Saturday  The EPIRB  automatically broadcasts if a vessel sinks showing its last location  One crew member from the Joanna … Read more

Did Estonian ferry hit a SUBMARINE before it sank killing 852?

Nordic leaders said on Monday they would examine evidence from a new documentary that could shatter the official explanation of how 852 people died in a 1994 ferry sinking in the Baltic Sea. Makers of the five-part documentary series, which was released for streaming on Monday, claimed to have found a hitherto unrecorded four-metre (13-foot) … Read more