Charting undiscovered marine life – before the deep sea miners move in

"Gummy squirrels", deep-water eels, and the fossilised remains of whales from 16 million years ago… these are just some of the discoveries being made up to 5,500 metres below the surface of the Pacific Ocean by scientists seeking to limit environmental damage from seabed mining. Tech industries need cobalt, manganese and other elements for the … Continue reading Charting undiscovered marine life – before the deep sea miners move in

Introducing Amneris – small, but perfectly formed

How do you go about buying a boat? More particularly, how do you go about buying a boat when you'd have struggled to tell one end from another just six months ago? The answer is research; hours and hours of reading, exchanging emails and phone calls, comparing the spec of different models, genning up on … Continue reading Introducing Amneris – small, but perfectly formed

The “invisible” superyacht with a GBP 200 million price tag

It's got 43 berths, six decks, a cruising speed of 19 knots, and a price tag of GBP 200 million. But the 106-metre Mirage has one very special characteristic too - its designers claim it can practically turn "invisible". Italian boatbuilders Fincantieri went into partnership with Dutch Van Geest Designs to dream up the yacht, … Continue reading The “invisible” superyacht with a GBP 200 million price tag

Dar Młodzieży w Singapurze

O godzinie 4.15 nad ranem czasu polskiego we wtorek 9 października „Dar Młodzieży” wpłynął do Singapuru. Towarzyszyła mu ekipa Żeglarskiego.info. Ponad 19 000 Mm ma już za sobą żaglowiec „Dar Młodzieży”, który w ramach Rejsu Niepodległości płynie dookoła świata. Trzynastym portem na jego trasie jest Singapur, gdzie wpłynął we wtorek 9 października o godzinie 10.15 czasu … Continue reading Dar Młodzieży w Singapurze