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Sinking

Titanic Memorial Plaque Not Stolen After All

November 30, 2016

On the night of April 14th, 1912, a large ship named the RMS Titanic was sailing across the North Atlantic heading for New York City. The first four days of the voyage were absolutely perfect, in fact, too good according to the passengers aboard her. The Titanic boasted the best of everything including accommodations and food, and every […]

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Letter Written By Charles Lightoller Up for Auction

November 30, 2016

On the night of April 14th, 1912, a man by the name of Charles Herbert Lightoller was standing on the bridge of the RMS Titanic. Lightoller was on board the Titanic as er second officer, a slit demotion for him, but he was just happy to be aboard the largest ship yet launched. Though despite his status as […]

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Titanic Conspiracy Theory: Did JP Morgan Cause the Sinking?

November 30, 2016

Back in 1912, the shipping line the White Star Line was bought out by an American named John Pierpont Morgan.  Also known as JP, Morgan was a business man that had a lot of companies all over the United States, and then began to branch out. Morgan decided to venture into the shipping business, and bout a […]

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Bacteria Will Destroy Titanic By 2030

September 30, 2016

Back in 1912, the RMS Titanic set sail from Southampton, England. On board the ship, which at the time was the biggest in the world, there were over 2228 people, but on the fourth day of the voyage the ship struck an iceberg and sank killing over 1500 of the passengers and crew.  The Titanic was one of the […]

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Could Titanic’s Sinking Have Been Prevented? – Part Two

September 30, 2016

Whenever something bad happens, people always look for some kind of explanation. What happened that caused the tragedy? Why did people have to get injured or die? A typical question would be what could have been done differently that fateful night? One of the biggest disasters of the 20th century involved the sinking of the RMS […]

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Could Titanic’s Sinking Have Been Prevented? – Part One

September 30, 2016

The 20th and 21st centuries have seen their fair share of disasters. Some of these disaster were so huge they changed the world forever. In 2001, when the World Trade Center towers were destroyed by terrorists, the world was not the same, and is still not the same. However, back in the 20th century, one […]

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Crazy Conspiracy Theories About the Titanic – Part Three

August 31, 2016

There are a lot of terrible events that have shaped the way the world is. Even from back in ancient times, events are what changed things for either the better or the worse. In 1912, the world was fairly naive when it came to disasters, and when something bad happened, it shook the world down […]

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Crazy Conspiracy Theories About the Titanic – Part Two

August 31, 2016

The world is a much different place now then it was 104 years ago. In 1912, when people were told something happened, it was believed, but that was then and this is now. These days, the general public distrusts when anyone in authority tells them anything including a disaster with a huge loss of life. […]

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Crazy Conspiracy Theories About the Titanic – Part One

August 31, 2016

Back in the day, when the 20th century first began, people were a lot more innocent and trusting than they are these days. When something terrible happened, people believed what authorities, and the government, told them. One of the biggest disasters that happened when the new century began, was the sinking of the RMS Titanic. The […]

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Surprising Facts About the Titanic – Part Three

July 31, 2016

Even in these modern times, people are always fascinated when something tragic occurs. In 2001, New York City was attacked, the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center, and the Pentagon were all attacked, and many thousands of lives were lost. The tragic events of 2001, were 15 years ago, but the fascination with it […]

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Surprising Facts About the Titanic – Part One

July 24, 2016

Back in 1912, the world was a different place than. People had a more innocent quality then they do now, and this naivety spread through all the classes. The 20th century was still in its early years, but the 20th century had not really officially begun as modern times know it, with war, famine, poverty, […]

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