After wrapping up its months-long investigation of the sinking of the cargo ship El Faro, the National Transportation Safety Board has opened the accident docket and released underwater images and video.
We may seem many miles from the high boating season, but our treasured days on the water soon will return.
Port Lincoln is known as the Seafood Capital of Australia because it’s home to the island nation’s largest commercial fishing fleet.
Accidents at marinas, or any place with a lot of boats in tight spaces, are commonplace, but most of them aren’t like this one.
Chances are you will never drive, let alone own one, but the newly launched Barracuda II is built to be extremely seaworthy, invisible to radar and, yes, bulletproof.
A nautical rescue 60 miles off North Carolina’s Cape Lookout serves as another reminder of the importance of being prepared before you leave the dock.
The French crew of IDEC Sport, a 105-foot high-tech trimaran designed to break bluewater sailing speed records, is attempting to do a non-stop circumnavigation faster than anyone in history.
The USS Zumwalt is the Navy’s newest guided missile destroyer — the lead ship of the new Zumwalt class — and it has stealth capabilities from radar.
Advances in technology continue to alter the boating experience and — for people with disabilities — open up new possibilities.
German naval cadets received an unexpected lesson when a recent three-month training trip concluded with a crash into a concrete bulkhead.
Red Jacket V is a 38-foot sloop that owner John Funk likes to sail in local Maine regattas, such as this year’s Around Islesboro Race.
Rafael Lopez and his family were aboard his 51-foot Sea Ray Sundancer, heading out to Oakland, California’s outer harbor for a nice Sunday dinner.
A hungry humpback whale nearly swallowed a paddleboarder off the coast of California.
Arctic adventure tour guide Nansen Weber captured aerial footage of 2,000 beluga whales frolicking in pristine Arctic waters in northern Canada last summer and recently published an edited version online.
We hold in the highest regard those mariners who head out in the worst sea conditions for the benefit of others.
For generations, traditional Bahamian sloops were designed as simple workboats for fishing and transportation, but they received a new life when islanders started to race them.
Phillip Island, off Australia’s southern coast near Melbourne, is known for abundant wildlife, on land and in the sea.
Two high-tech, oversize trimarans are racing around the globe, attempting to complete the fastest sailboat circumnavigation on record and capture the Jules Verne Trophy.
Here’s some nautical eye candy, courtesy of the acclaimed marine photographer Alison Langley.
Boaters know the subtleties required to safely set an anchor, starting with the rule of thumb that you use at least three times as much chain as is needed to reach the bottom.
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