Biscay Maris

Oct 16

unsinkabledestroyer:

No this is not the James Bond submarine car.
This is a photo of the USS Enterprise (CVN-65) dumping old cars off the coast of the Philippines in 1978. In the days before the environment became a thing, it was business as usual for servicemen to get rid of unwanted automobiles… by using the steam catapult system used to assist jet fighters during take-off.

unsinkabledestroyer:

No this is not the James Bond submarine car.

This is a photo of the USS Enterprise (CVN-65) dumping old cars off the coast of the Philippines in 1978. In the days before the environment became a thing, it was business as usual for servicemen to get rid of unwanted automobiles… by using the steam catapult system used to assist jet fighters during take-off.

(via hms-ulysses)

Sep 24

"Recovered in September 1896 from the wreck of the “Skyro” sank off Cape Finisterre in April 1891 in a depth of 27 Fathoms. Angel Erostarbe -Diver-." Recuperado en septiembre de 1896 del naufragio del “Skyro” hundido cerca del Cabo Finisterre en abril de 1891 en una profundidad de 27 brazas. Angel Erostarbe -Buzo-.

"Recovered in September 1896 from the wreck of the “Skyro” sank off Cape Finisterre in April 1891 in a depth of 27 Fathoms. Angel Erostarbe -Diver-." Recuperado en septiembre de 1896 del naufragio del “Skyro” hundido cerca del Cabo Finisterre en abril de 1891 en una profundidad de 27 brazas. Angel Erostarbe -Buzo-.

(Source: erostarbetarrak)

Blas “Half-Man” de Lezo, or how to destroy a British fleet much bigger than the Armada with only one eye, one leg and one arm. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blas_de_Lezo

Blas “Half-Man” de Lezo, or how to destroy a British fleet much bigger than the Armada with only one eye, one leg and one arm. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blas_de_Lezo

Ship’s logbook 1797

Ship’s logbook 1797

Sep 18

An arab horse runs free near the Citadel of Qaitbay, the 15th-century fortress of Alexandria port, Egypt. Germán Erostarbe 2014

An arab horse runs free near the Citadel of Qaitbay, the 15th-century fortress of Alexandria port, Egypt. Germán Erostarbe 2014

Porto Marina, near Alexandria, Egypt, the place of the wealthiest. Germán Erostarbe 2014

Porto Marina, near Alexandria, Egypt, the place of the wealthiest. Germán Erostarbe 2014

Sep 16

red-lipstick:

NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center -  View of the Earth on September 21, 2005 with the full Antarctic region visible.

red-lipstick:

NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center -  View of the Earth on September 21, 2005 with the full Antarctic region visible.

(Source: svs.gsfc.nasa.gov, via fabforgottennobility)

Last of the Dreadnoughts. Thomas Bangsted. 2011-2012
Pigment Print

Last of the Dreadnoughts. Thomas Bangsted. 2011-2012

Pigment Print

ufansius:

歌枕 (Pillow poem) - First of 12 images by Kitagawa Utamaro, 1788. In this image an abalone diver sitting on a rock looks on as two kappa (water monsters) violate her diving companion.

ufansius:

歌枕 (Pillow poem) - First of 12 images by Kitagawa Utamaro, 1788. In this image an abalone diver sitting on a rock looks on as two kappa (water monsters) violate her diving companion.

(via less-and-less-interesting)

Sep 11

Milan. Germán Erostarbe 2011

Milan. Germán Erostarbe 2011

Great Eastern

Great Eastern

(Source: navalarchitecture)

Berthing in 3 minutes? Why not?
https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=10152407710145932

Berthing in 3 minutes? Why not?

https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=10152407710145932

The Canadian Prime Minister’s Quest to Discover a Missing Explorer and Rule the Arctic -

Sep 06

Amoco Cadiz, 1978

Amoco Cadiz, 1978

(Source: zerolabarre)

Bermeo port in the Seventies

Bermeo port in the Seventies