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China Hacks the Sea Dragon — Secret Plans of Anti-Ship Missile

The Washington Post has reported that Chinese government hackers have broken into the computers of a Navy contractor, stealing more than 600 GB of highly sensitive data related to undersea warfare — including secret plans to develop a supersonic anti-ship missile for use … Continue reading

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Magnificent Model Ship On Our Website

Part of the collection we acquired and man is this USS Missouri detailed to the hilt! Guns on deck, rocket launchers, detailed bridge and down to the tiniest gun barrels I have ever seen! I was told this model had … Continue reading

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Traffic Delayed By Grounded Bulk Carrier

Update (April 22): Polsteam Bulk Carrier Refloated in St. Lawrence River A 621-foot bulk carrier remains hard aground in the St. Lawrence River Tuesday with salvors on scene and preparing to refloat the ship. The Bahamian-flagged MV Juno, carrying a … Continue reading

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Man Spends 20 Years building 3 Model Warships

Model maker spends 20 years building scaled down fleet of radio-controlled warships Tony Ansell has been making model warships for the last 20 years at home Mr Ansell uses original Royal Navy blueprints to make scale model ships On average … Continue reading

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Iran Mocks US With Fake Carrier Attack

In a recent display of military might, Iran just carried out a staged mock attack on a U.S. aircraft carrier, in a stark warning to President Obama not mess with the Islamist-led Middle-Eastern country. The staged attack also included some … Continue reading

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Restoration Underway For The Nathaniel Bowditch

I greatly appreciate all the hard work going into the repair and restoration of a great Old Sailing Ship. The Nathaniel Bowditch was badly in need of some repairs, looking at the pictures I would say that they could not … Continue reading

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Models made of toothpicks? For real!

Wayne Kusy began making models out of toothpicks in fifth grade. His hobby led to the creation of a fleet of toothpick ships, including the Queen Mary, the Titanic and the Lusitania. build models of ocean liners out of toothpicks. … Continue reading

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Ship Models gallery at San Mateo County History Museum

By Simone Garcia, communications manager, San Mateo County Historical Association. The San Mateo County History Museum has reopened its exhibit gallery, “Charles Parsons’ Ships of the World.” The gallery is undergoing an upgrade that includes new murals, interactive activities, video … Continue reading

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The Historic ride of the Hunley

CHARLESTON, S.C. On a clear, moonlight night 150 years ago, the hand-cranked Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley glided out over glassy seas off South Carolina, sailing into history as the first submarine ever to sink an enemy warship. A century and … Continue reading

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Sad End For A Historical Ship.

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