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Photo: US Coast Guard I had no idea that there was a photo of the iceberg believed to be the one that sank the Titanic. Just look at that for a second. Some background on the iceberg photo can be found here.

James Cameron’s quest for answers in how the Titanic sank has resulted in a this spectacular new and precise CGI animation of the ship hitting the iceberg and then sinking in two pieces toward the ocean floor. This video here is a portion of the National Geographic special Titanic: 100 Years series which you can […]

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National Geographic has posted an incredible feature story on the Titanic and some new hi-res imagery of the ship composited from several undersea photos. The images were made in 2010 and 2011 by 3 submarines and each image shown here is made up from about 1500 hi-res images. The link posted above lets you zoom […]

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Gloria Stuart, the Hollywood actress who once again rose to fame for her role as “old Rose” in Titanic, has passed away at the age of 100. Gloria was a Hollywood star during the depression-era but faded away into obscurity until James Cameron plucked her for the role of Rose in Titanic back in 1997. […]

Ever since first grade when I accidentally stumbled upon a book called Finding the Titanic, I’ve been fascinated with this famous shipwreck. I’ve always wondered what it would be like to travel down there today and check it out. I bet it would be creepy and exactly like the video above taken by the Woods […]