What is a Ship Prefixe For Naval And Merchant Vessels?

A Guide To Ship Prefixes For Naval And Merchant Vessels

Ever wondered what does SS stand for on ships? Or what does USS  stand for? Every single ship in the world has a name. It could be named after a country, a company or even a...
The Mystery Of Devil's Sea - Dragon's Triangle Map

The Unsolved Mystery Of Devil’s Sea [Dragon’s Triangle]

The ocean is full of mysteries and stories.  These stories have been experienced, created and propagated by seafarers since the time immemorial. One such mystery that has befuddled the world is the mystery of the Devil’s...

Types Of Bow Designs

Ships and boats face immense resistance on the water for the simple that compared to air, water produces more drag when moved through. Hence the ships need to be designed in such a manner that the...
Top 10 High Paying Marine Careers

11 High Paying Marine Careers

We have already discussed a wide range of careers in the marine industry that one can opt for. The marine industry is currently in great demand and offers some of the most rewarding and sought-after marine...

What Is A Marine Sextant?

A Marine sextant is an instrument for measuring the angular distance between two visible objects, primarily used for measuring the angular distance between an astronomical object and the horizon in astronavigation. It is a complex system...
Ultimate Guide To Marine Lighting

Ultimate Guide To Marine Navigation Lighting

If you drive a car or even ride a bicycle, you might be well aware of the necessity of lighting systems (though in the second case the word ‘system’ doesn’t quite apply) for the safety of...
Top Graduate Marine Engineering Institutes In India

20 Best Graduate Marine Engineering Institutes In India – GME Courses

Graduate Marine Engineering (GME) course is one of the best ways to become a marine engineer in India. A mechanical engineer can pursue a 1-year course of GME and become a marine engineer. GME is offered...
Oil Spills And Their Impact

Oil Spills And Their Impact

What is an oil spill? The accidental disposal of oil into the water of oceans and seas due to careless handling or human error is called an oil spill. Oil spills cause widespread destruction of the...
Marine Biologist

What Is A Marine Biologist?

Marine biology is a branch of science that deals with the study of marine life and the organisms found in the sea. It can also include the study of the ocean itself as well as human...
Exxon Valdez Oil Spill

The Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Incident

Exxon Valdez oil spill was one of the worst accidents involving ocean oil spill. Today, we will uncover the true story behind it. The indispensability of oil in our day to day lives is unquestionable. The...