New photos of the Titanic wreck

Published on March 23rd, 2012 | by Admin


National Geographic has posted some amazing new photographs of the Titanic in anticipation of the 100th anniversary of the “unsinkable” ship’s sinking.

With her rudder cleaving the sand and two propeller blades peeking from the murk, Titanic’s mangled stern rests on the abyssal plain, 1,970 feet south of the more photographed bow. This optical mosaic combines 300 high-resolution images taken on a 2010 expedition.

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Story: National Geographic | Photo: 2012 RMS Titanic, Inc, a subsidiary of Premier Exhibitions, Inc. Produced by AIVL, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI)

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