Titanic sank due to gigantic icebergs: Study

A new study has blamed gigantic icebergs for the sinking of the luxury liner Titanic, which sank in the ice cold Atlantic waters in 1912.

Iceberg larger that island of Guam drifts away from Antarctic glacier

Scientists have observed an iceberg bigger than the island of Guam, which is slowly moving away from an Antarctic glacier.

New research contradicts conventional theories on Titanic disaster

A new research has raised doubts on previous findings which suggested that the Titanic sank as it set off on its maiden voyage in a year which had an exceptional number of icebergs caused by lunar or solar effects.

Mercedes driver duel has hidden depths

The rivalry between Mercedes team mates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg produced an epic battle under the floodlights in Bahrain last weekend but what Formula One fans saw was just the tip of the iceberg.

Iceberg the size of Manhattan breaks away from Antarctic glacier

An iceberg the size of Manhattan has broken off a glacier in Antarctica and could survive long enough to drift into international shipping lanes, scientists said Thursday.

Underwater melt behind 90% of Antarctica`s ice loss

A new study suggests that more ice leaves Antarctica by melting from the underside of submerged ice shelves than it was earlier believed, which accounts for as much as 90 percent of ice loss in some areas.

Ice melt from icebergs to have massive impact on sea level rise

Stretches of ice on the coasts of Antarctica and Greenland are at risk of rapidly cracking apart and falling into the ocean, which could worsen sea level rise, according to new findings.

Over 200,000 Titanic records go online

More than 200,000 Titanic records including a number of wills and coroner inquest files have now gone online to mark the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the luxury cruise liner.

Original pic of the iceberg that sunk Titanic discovered

An original photograph of the gigantic
iceberg that sunk the Titanic nearly 100 years back has been
discovered.

Poor quality rivets sank Titanic

Poor quality of rivets holding the Titanic`s hull together may have come loose after colliding with an iceberg, sinking the ship a century ago, a study says.

Moon sank the Titanic?

The moon played a key role in sinking luxury passenger liner Titanic which went down in the North Atlantic Ocean in 1912 after hitting an iceberg.

`Titanic sunk by steering blunder`

The book, titled `Good As Gold`, says that the ship had plenty of time to miss the iceberg.

Australia shipping alert over massive iceberg

Australian authorities Friday issued a shipping alert over a gigantic iceberg that is gradually approaching the country`s southwest coast.

Giant iceberg drifting towards western Australia

A monster iceberg nearly twice the size of Hong Kong island has been spotted drifting towards Australia in what scientists Wednesday called a once-in-a-century event.

Giant iceberg spotted south of Australia

A monster iceberg nearly twice the size of Hong Kong island has been spotted drifting towards Australia in what scientists on Wednesday
called a once-in-a-century event.

Winds drive icebergs away from New Zealand

Strong westerly winds in the southern Pacific Ocean have driven scores of icebergs originally headed toward New Zealand to the east, away from the country, an oceanographer has said.

Ships on alert for icebergs heading towards New Zealand

A warning has been issued to ships in the southern Pacific Ocean after more than 100 icebergs were spotted drifting towards New Zealand.

Rare iceberg spotted off island south of Australia

A large iceberg was spotted off an
island about halfway between Antarctica and Australia, a rare
sight in waters so far north, Australian scientists said
on Thursday.