Jul 31, 2020
'Greyhound's' Ship Star a Star Herself
The Greyhound—radio call sign for the fictional USS Keeling—in Tom Hanks’ new film of the same name is a Battle of the Atlantic convoy escort. But the real-life...
Jan 16, 2020
Challenges of Getting to 'Challenger Deep'
Sixty years ago, on 23 January 1960, then–U.S. Navy Lieutenant Don Walsh and Swiss oceanographer Jacques Piccard descended 35,814 feet to the lowest known spot on...
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