Showing posts with label navigation. Show all posts
Showing posts with label navigation. Show all posts

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Demolition, disease, and death: Building the Panama Canal

 

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Discover what it took to build the Panama Canal, and how this colossal construction project changed the region. 

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

China to build 5 tugboats for Egypt's Suez Canal - China.org.cn

tugboats for Egypt's Suez Canal

Egypt's Suez Canal Authority (SCA) agreed with a Chinese shipbuilder to build five tugboats and the contract will be signed very soon, SCA Chairman Osama Rabie told Xinhua.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Caribbean ships warned away from underwater volcano

Grenada Caribbean VOLCANO
Ships sailing in the Caribbean have been told to steer clear of an underwater volcano that is showing increased seismic activity.

Sunday, January 07, 2018

32 missing as two vessels collide off east China coast

Two vessels collided off China's east coast on Saturday night, leaving 32 crew members missing, Chinese Ministry of Transport said in a statement.

Wednesday, December 06, 2017

First China-made 'smart' ship debuts in Shanghai

China's first "smart" ship
China's first "smart" ship embedded with a domestically-developed intelligent navigation system made its debut in Shanghai Tuesday.

Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Whale strandings linked to solar flares in new study

Whale strandings
Solar storms of the kind responsible for the Northern Lights could have caused almost 30 whales to become stranded in the North Sea last year by affecting their ability to navigate, a study has found.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Nautical maps redrawn after 7.8 quake in New Zealand

A 7.8-magnitude quake that shook the northeast of New Zealand's South Island last year has made navigation for ships unsafe, Civil Defence Minister Gerry Brownlee said Tuesday.

Friday, October 23, 2015

Mexican plea for climate consensus as hurricane nears

Mexico's climate negotiator issued a tearful plea Friday to U.N. colleagues to put aside their differences for a global pact, as a superhurricane headed for his country.

Category 5 Hurricane Patricia: Potentially catastrophic hurricane takes aim at Mexico

Hurricane Patricia has strengthened into an "extremely dangerous" Category 5 storm as it churns towards Mexico's Pacific coast, the United States National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

Sunday, October 18, 2015

23,000 flee Typhoon Koppu’s advance

A teenager was crushed to death as powerful Typhoon Koppu tore down trees and houses and unleashed landslides and floods across a wide swath of the Philippines on Sunday, forcing thousands to flee.

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Philippines Starts Evacuation as Typhoon Lando (Koppu) Approaches

Waves may reach up to 14 meters in open sea and heavy rains and flooding should be expected.

 The Philippines is starting to evacuate residents of the Aurora Province in the Central Luzon region as typhoon Lando (Koppu) approaches.

Friday, October 16, 2015

Tuesday, October 06, 2015

Typhoon Mujigae leaves 15 dead or missing in S. China

At least 15 people have died or remain missing and more than 200 others have been injured since the powerful typhoon Mujigae made a surprise landing in southern China since Sunday.

Friday, October 02, 2015

China on blue alert for typhoon Mujigae

The National Meteorological Center (NMC) on Friday issued a blue alert for the approaching typhoon Mujigae, which is expected to batter China's southern regions.

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