Topic: Shipwrecks

Watch a live webcast of an ocean expedition

April 16, 2012
Watch a live webcast of an ocean expedition

See shipwrecks, deep sea life and gas seeps in the Gulf of Mexico during an expedition led by University of Texas at Austin scientist Jamie Austin.

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Researchers on the hunt for Lake Huron shipwrecks

Aug. 20, 2010
The University of Texas at Austin team launches the ATLAS; it will be in the water for nearly 12 hours. Every 45 minutes or

A group of researchers at the Applied Research Laboratories (ARL) are cruising the Thunder Bay Maritime Sanctuary on Lake Huron, mapping the lake floor for undiscovered shipwrecks and a prehistoric archeological site. The sanctuary is considered one of the nation's most historically significant collections of shipwrecks.

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Archaeologists unearth a graveyard of ancient shipwrecks in the Black Sea

Oct. 27, 2008

Phantoms of the Deep: In the depths of the Black Sea lies a landscape of eternal darkness. With no light and no oxygen in the sea's anoxic layer, no life can survive, except perhaps the ghosts of ancient mariners whose ships foundered thousands of years ago.

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