A cannon has been recovered from the underwater wreckage of the USS Revenge which sank in 1811.
"To see it finally break the surface after being down there for 206 years, it was just really, really cool," said Buffum, a brewery owner from Stonington, Connecticut.
The cannon was taken to a conservation
The wrecks of two B-25 bombers have been found in the waters off of Papua New Guinea.
Using a sonar-equipped underwater robot, a University of Delaware scientist and colleagues have discovered the wreckage of a B-25 bomber that was shot down in the waters off what is now Papua New Guinea
Marine archaeologists working in the Black Sea have discovered and created photogrammetric models of 40 shipwrecks on the bottom of the Black Sea.
The team took thousands of still photographs of the shipwrecks, and then used photogrammetry, a technique that uses software to calculate the positions of millions of points in
The underwater wreckage of a 16th-century ship, the third to be found in the area, has been discovered in Pensacola Bay, Florida.
“Finding one wreck like this could cap your career. That’s an amazing thing,” he said. “I was just looking at the number of ships from this time period that
A German U-boat from the first World War has been found off the coast of Scotland by a team laying down undersea power cables.
The wreck of a German U-boat that sank almost 100 years ago has been discovered by engineers laying subsea power cables.
Remarkable sonar images show the missing World
A set of human remains has been found at the site of the Antikythera Shipwreck in Greece.
Hannes Schroeder snaps on two pairs of blue latex gloves, then wipes his hands with a solution of bleach. In front of him is a large Tupperware box full of plastic bags that each
Researchers believe that a thick, gooey substance found in a tin pot recovered from a 17th-century shipwreck might actually be a stinky cheese.
Divers excavating the royal ship Kronan in the waters off the Baltic Sea island of Öland came upon the smelly material inside a black tin jar found on
Ancient maritime artifacts have been pulled from the waters near Basalt Island, including the upper part of an anchor believed to date back more than 1,000 years.
A diving team from the Hong Kong Underwater Heritage Group recovered an anchor stock - the upper part of an anchor - around Basalt