Monday, May 13, 2019
Maritime News

Reaching Challenger Deep, American Businessman Completes Deepest Submarine Dive in History

A private equity investor from Dallas, Texas and his team of explorers have completed a series of record-breaking dives to Challenger Deep in the Marianas Trench, commonly known as the deepest place...

May 13, 2019
Total Views: 194

Thursday, August 7, 2014
Maritime News

James Cameron’s ‘Deepsea Challenge 3D’ Documentary Releases This Weekend

In March 2012, film director James Cameron became the first person in history to solo dive the Challenger Deep, the deepest point of the Marianas Trench and the world, a staggering 6.8 miles (35,756 feet) below the surface of the Pacific Ocean.

August 7, 2014
Total Views: 6

Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Engineering News

James Cameron Donates His Deepsea Challenger Sub to Woods Hole

Marking the one-year anniversary of his record breaking solo dive to Challenger Deep in the Mariana Trench, explorer and filmmaker James Cameron is donating his DEEPSEA CHALLENGER submersible to the Woods...

March 27, 2013
Total Views: 103

Tuesday, April 17, 2012
titanic-CGI Video
Blog

Hollywood Supercomputers Recreate Titanic’s Last Moments

This weekend’s 100th anniversary of the Titanic’s final moments has led to a large collection of new Titanic digital goodies including stunning 3D images and a Google Earth 3-D model of the wreck. Now, courtesy of...

April 17, 2012
Total Views: 15

Monday, March 26, 2012
Blog

James Cameron Completes Record Breaking Trip to Challenger Deep

After seven years of preparation James Cameron has become the first person in history to solo dive the Challenger Deep, the deepest point of the Marianas Trench, and earth for...

March 26, 2012
Total Views: 7

Sunday, March 18, 2012
Blog

Avatar Director James Cameron Heads to Bottom of the Marianas Trench | 36,000 Feet Deep (Over 7 Miles Down)

“Twelve men have walked on the surface of the moon and maybe 500 have traveled to space, but only [two] have visited the very deepest point of the ocean, which...

March 18, 2012
Total Views: 51

Tuesday, September 21, 2010
Interesting

James Cameron to Explore Challenger Deep: Are you really THAT surprised?

It really did not surprise us when it was revealed in the most recent Maritime Monday that James Cameron is planning a nearly 7 mile voyage to the Mariana Trench...

September 21, 2010
Total Views: 5

Friday, June 18, 2010
Oil Spill

James Cameron Asks To Dive Oil Rig Wreck, but will BP let him?

The research team led by James Cameron released their proposal to stop the flow of oil today. gCaptain was surprised to discover a few good ideas that have potential to...

June 18, 2010
Total Views: 97

Tuesday, June 1, 2010
Oil Spill

BP’s clumsy response to oil spill threatens to make a bad situation worse

Chief executive Tony Hayward’s comments have done little to aid attempts at damage limitation The public relations strategy for dealing with a disaster such as the Gulf of Mexico spill,...

June 1, 2010
Total Views: 3