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Could the mystery over a 300-year-old shipwreck off Cornwall soon be solved?

A mystery surrounding a 300-year-old shipwreck off Cornwall and where its sailors were laid to rest could be a step closer to being solved by …

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Archaeologists discover trade secrets between Romans and barbarians in ancient shipwreck

Sometime in the third or fourth century A.D., a Roman merchant ship carrying tin and pottery sank in the Bay of Morlaix, on the northern coast of …

History Rises from the River

<i>A ship wrecked long ago now tells its stories</i><p><b>By Sandra Olivetti Martin</b><p>An 18th century merchant ship was discovered in the Nanticoke River during …

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Here Lie Buried Pirates—and Possibly Buried Treasure

On the Île Sainte-Marie there remains 30 graves belonging to pirates who once lived there. Rumors of treasure-laden shipwrecks abound too.<p>On …

The Eerie Shipwrecks of Namibia's Skeleton Coast

The Skeleton Coast of Namibia is littered not only with the carcasses of long-dead animals, but also of hundreds of ships that met their demise on the sandy shores.<p>The cold water of the Atlantic's Benguela current collides with dry, warm, air of the Namib Desert and the resulting cold, dense fog …

Hawaii museum set to unveil artifacts lost in shipwreck 191 years ago

A Hawaii museum is getting ready to open an exhibit of artifacts from the shipwreck of a royal yacht that sank off the coast of Kauai 191 years ago.<p>Hawaii shipwreck chaser Richard Rogers has worked with scientists from the Smithsonian Institution to dredge up the treasures from the ship owned by …

Sunken Treasure Off New Jersey Coast?

From the Jan. 22, 2013, N.J..com Star-Ledger "Sunken treasure off N.J.'s coast? Florida diver lays claim to shipwreck site" by Stephen Stirling.<p>A …

Archaeologists found where the famous Scythian treasure from Witaszkowo had been hidden

Treasure weighing close to 5 kg includes: a shield-shaped ornament, a pendant, gorytos (bow and arrow case) fitting in the shape of a fish with a …

Modern-day prospecting: 4 ways to find hidden treasure on your next trip

Buried treasure is not just the stuff of movies and books, but can be part of your next holiday. If you love adventure, consider travelling to these …

Shipwrecks Blog « Shipwrecks.com

Today’s shipwrecks include one that was caused by a true “tempest in a teakettle.” Other wrecks range from a Spanish slave ship to the largest …

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WATCH: Ancient Treasure Found in Jerusalem

Apr 8, 2015<p><i>Archaeologists searched an ancient drainage tunnel in Jerusalem, where they discovered more evidence of the Jewish connection to the Land</i> …

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Buried Treasure: 1,900-Year-Old Roman Jewelry Unearthed

A small pit filled with ancient Roman jewelry that dates back nearly 2,000 years to a violent riot that occurred around A.D. 61 was unearthed beneath …

A 17th-Century Warship Off Southend-on-Sea

The remains of the <i>London</i> are at risk of being lost entirely. Excavation of the site began in 2014.<p>The <i>London</i> was built in 1656 and saw active service …

Historic Shipwrecks in the Gulf of Mexico

Part of the mission of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is to ensure that significant archaeological sites are not adversely affected by …

6 Reasons to Upgrade to RebelMouse from WordPress

The huge gap between current CMS offerings and what the world needed occurred to me during my time as CTO of The Huffington Post. When we were …

Shipwreck hunters stumble across mysterious find

Deep down on the bottom of the Baltic Sea, Swedish treasure hunters think they have made the find of a lifetime.<p>The problem is, they're not exactly sure what it is they've uncovered.<p>Out searching for shipwrecks at a secret location between Sweden and Finland, the deep-sea salvage company Ocean …