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USLHS Light Vessel 117

USLHS Light Vessel 117
As the Nantucket Lightship, run down and sunk by RMS Olympic on 15 May 1934 with the loss of seven crew

Battle of Puerto Plata

Battle of Puerto Plata
Possibly the first amphibious operation of the United States Navy

The 1929 Grand Banks earthquake

The 1929 Grand Banks earthquake
A little-remembered earthquake and tsunami in the North Atlantic

Gull v Tern

Gull v Tern
Sea birds with a difference

Christian Radich

Christian Radich
The Norwegian passenger/sail training vessel

Internal waves

Internal waves
A common but seldom noticed phenomenon

Retourship Batavia

Retourship Batavia
The gruesome but true story of shipwreck and murder

Ternate

Ternate
The spiciest of the Spice Islands

Ark Royal

Ark Royal
Flagship of the nascent Navy Royal

Lake Nicaragua shark

Lake Nicaragua shark
A wandering bull shark once common in a Central American lake

River sharks

River sharks
A small (and rare) shark found exclusively in tropical fresh and brackish water

Autonomous spaceport drone ship

Autonomous spaceport drone ship
The barge used by SpaceX for landing its first-stage rocket after launch

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Noble Group Sells Kamsarmax Dry Bulker to Aeolian Spirit Shipping

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 The commodity trader Noble Group has entered into an agreement with Aeolian Spirit Shipping, a Cyprus company, to dispose a vessel registered in Hong Kong for a consideration of US$23.

DNV GL First Type Approval for Aluminium Cables Onboard Ships

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 As the competitive and economic pressure on the shipping and offshore industries continues to grow, owners, operators and yards are searching for every efficiency.

China Surprises with Threat on US Energy Exports

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Beijing surprised oil markets with threats to levy tariffs on imports of U.S. crude oil, natural gas and other energy products on Friday, just as China
 
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