ocean world history
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Humans have been exploring the seas from the earliest days of recorded history. Yet we still famously know more about the surface of the moon than we do about the oceans on this planet. Here are some of the most significant events in the history of our ongoing discovery of [...]
japanese tanks sunk
The seas of the world are littered with the remains of ships from centuries past. Many wrecks have been found, but there is little information about them – what ship was it, who did it belong, when was it sunk? And then there are those whose whereabouts are known, but they have yet to be [...]
korea battle
Going back to 1597 to understand why the ocean current is an intimate friend of the Korean diver It is widely accepted that maritime power is also a visible manifestation of the power of the state, with every great power today aspiring to maintain a great navy as a symbol of its status. In essence, maritime [...]
Dr. Alexander Sledkov reveals the Russian deep diving achievements during the last century At the beginning of the 17th century, the profession of a diver (vodolaz in Russian, meaning, “getting into water”) appeared in Russia. In the peace treaty signed between Russia and Sweden in 1721 – after the war – the right to recover sunken goods from [...]
It all started in 1934, in the rocky coves near Marseilles, on the Mediterranean coast of Southern France. An emblematic forerunner of underwater activities, Georges Beuchat desired to communicate his fascination for the sea and spearfishing to the public, later inventing the iconic speargun, as well as the celebrated isothermal wetsuit, thereby catapulting scuba diving [...]