Oct 232014
 
Launching Of Detroit Littoral Combat Ship

Have you ever stopped to think how giant boats are built on land, but end up in the ocean? How do engineers do it? Lockheed Martin has just finished building the brand new Littoral Combat Ship Detroit, and launched it into the Menominee River last weekend. This viral video demonstrates the mind blowing way they launch such a vast vessel into the water. 

 


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Oct 062014
 
Aboard One Of The Biggest Container Ships In The World

The Mary Maersk is one of the largest ships in the world. The ship is over 1,300 feet long. That’s as long as the Empire State Building is tall. The Mary contains as much steel as eight Eiffel Towers. So what’s it like to work on the giant boat? Ironically, the super large boat has a small crew of just 27. The New York Times had the chance to check out the Mary and made this enlightening report

 


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Oct 032014
 
Giant Shipping Boats Collide In Suez Canal

Controlling a giant shipping boat is not a simple feat for any captain. At the mouth of the relatively small Suez Canal in Egypt, the giant German ship MV Colombo Express and the huge Singaporean boat Maersk Tanjong collided. The crash was slow and drawn out, but still very serious and dangerous. This clip has gone viral with over 3 million hits!

 


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Aug 202014
 
Whale Launches Sea Lion Into The Air

The boaters of Anglers Adventures in Ketchikan, Alaska captured a rare scene of nature on camera. A desperate sea lion was hiding under their boat as it was being chased by a killer whale. After boating away, the whale attacked the sea lion, and launched it high up into the air with its powerful tail. Wow!

 


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Jun 222014
 
Boaters Rescue Drowning Squirrel

While sailing on the Somerset Reservoir, LiftlineRedcoat and his son noticed something in the water. Upon further investigation, they discovered it was a squirrel struggling to stay above the water. Thankfully, dad jumped in and rescued the little guy who seemed extremely relieved. In the end, they tossed him to the shoreline where he safely swam to dry land. This rescue video is actually from last September, but it has only gone viral now with over half a million new views!

 


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