Ship that caused pollution in Galapagos was sunk

A boat with contaminating products that ran aground in May and generated an environmental emergency in the Ecuadorian Galapagos Islands, a World Heritage , was sunk outside the marine reserveof that region, stated yesterday the Galapagos National Park (GNP for its Spanish...

Possible discovery of the Columbus `Santa Maria´caravel

According to a team of marine archaeologists, the boat sunk on the north coast of Haiti, could correspond to the “Santa Maria,” ship which sailed from Spain 500 years ago in search of a shorter route to the Indies. In 2003 these remains were discovered near the camp...