Daily Archives: April 15, 2012

Belfast Embraces the Titanic – NYTimes.com

April 15, 2012 – Belfast’s New Titanic Memorial:  Relatives of the Titanic’s victims laid wreaths at Belfast’s new Titanic memorial on Sunday. The liner was built-in the Belfast shipyards, but for years the city ignored its ties to the Titanic. … Continue reading

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Chris Berg: The Real Reason for the Tragedy of the Titanic – WSJ.com

April 15, 2012 – The Real Reason the Titanic sunk:  In the 1958 Titanic film “A Night to Remember,” Captain Smith is consulting with the shipbuilder Thomas Andrews. After the two realize that the Titanic will sink and that there … Continue reading

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A 6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Struke Off the West Coast of Northern Sumatra.

April 15, 2012 – Another Quake Strikes Off the West Coast of Northern Sumatra: Indonesia is home to more major earthquakes than anywhere on the planet. Today’s 6.1 magnitude tremor was one of many after shocks of the two powerful … Continue reading

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