Shipwreck

World Inside 300-year-old 'holy grail' shipwreck containing £12.6 billion of lost treasure

The San Jose, destroyed in a battle with the British, sunk before English sailors were able to retrieve its vast treasures which included gold, silver and emeralds More

Top Stories How to find a 300-year-old shipwreck with $17 billion in treasure

For decades, researchers and governments have searched for a Spanish ship that sank more than 300 years ago, carrying gold and silver worth $17 billion today. More

Science & Environment Experts disclose new details about 300-year-old shipwreck

The San Jose, found off the coast of Colombia, was located by an underwater autonomous vehicle operated by the Massachusetts-based Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. More

Science & Environment Autonomous vehicle helped locate ‘holy grail of shipwrecks’ off Colombia

An autonomous vehicle was used in 2015 to locate a Spanish galleon that sunk 300 years ago off the coast of Colombia with $17 billion in treasure, the research team that helped in the discovery... More

Science & Environment 15-foot great white shark shocks scuba divers above Florida Keys shipwreck: 'Get on the boat!'

Three months ago, Cody Wabiszewski traded in his desk job in Butler, Pennsylvania for a boat in Marathon, Florida. More

Australia Is an African lodge called The Shipwreck Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's honeymoon destination?

The £800-a-night Shipwreck Lodge, a new luxury hideaway in the remote spot in Namibia, is being tipped as the couple’s venue of choice. More

Science & Environment Shipwreck mystery solved thanks to 800-year-old 'Made in China' label

An 800-year-old piece of piece of pottery has helped archaeologists piece together fascinating new details about a medieval ship that sank off the coast of Indonesia. More

Top Stories Origins of 800-year-old shipwreck revealed

The discovery of a shipwreck, thousands of luxury items and the equivalent of a centuries-old "Made in China" label sounds like the makings of a mystery. And it has been for decades, as scientists... More

Technology 800-year-old 'Made in China' label reveals the lost history of an ancient shipwreck

It sank in the Java Sea, off the coast of Indonesia, hundreds of years ago More

Science & Environment An ancient 'Made in China' label has revealed the secrets of a mysterious shipwreck

Archaeologists at the Field Museum in Chicago studied treasure found in a shipwreck in the Java Sea. Little is known about the ancient wreck and the scientists believe it could be 800 years old. More

Science & Environment MH370 search discovers shipwrecks, offers clues to 19th-century maritime mysteries

The search for Malaysia Airlines flight 370, which has been missing for more than four years, has led to the discovery of two 19th-century shipwrecks in the Indian Ocean. More

Technology Shipwrecks found off the coast of Australia are 19th century vessels and NOT remains of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370

The wrecks were discovered in May and December 2015, around 1,430 miles off the coast of Australia More

Science & Environment Scientists brew ancient beer with 'hints of blackcurrant and spices' from an Australian shipwreck

Australian beer drinkers can rejoice as scientists have recreated an ale that spent more than two centuries underwater in a shipwreck at Preservation Island, near Tasmania. More

Europe 500-year-old shipwreck emerges from river

A 15th century merchant ship has been raised from a riverbed in the Netherlands. More