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Sinking of the RMS Titanic

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The sinking of the RMS Titanic occurred on the night of 14 April through to the morning of 15 ... The disaster caused widespread outrage over the lack of lifeboats, lax regulations, and the unequal ...

The Secret of How the Titanic Sank | Nation | US News

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Sep 25, 2008 ... The Titanic left Queenstown harbor and sank while en route to the United ... not any weakness in the ship itself, that caused the Titanic to sink.

How Did the “Unsinkable” Titanic Sink? | Wonderopolis

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May 17, 2014 ... Why did engineers think the Titanic was unsinkable? ... a series of factors, called an “event cascade," that caused the Titanic to sink so quickly.

Why did the Titanic sink? | Science Illustrated

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Apr 13, 2012 ... Another question is how did the ship sink so quickly? ... This phenomenon, known as thermal inversion, causes light to refract in unusual ways, ...

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Apr 13, 2012 ... Jon shares some recently discovered news that points to rare astronomical events and tidal shifts as the initial cause behind the Titanic's ...

Titanic sinks - Apr 15, 1912 - HISTORY.com

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At 2:20 a.m. on April 15, 1912, the British ocean liner Titanic sinks into the ... Pol Pot, the architect of Cambodia's killing fields, dies of apparently natural causes ...

The Titanic - Why did the Titanic sink? | HistoryOnTheNet

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May 8, 2014 ... Captain E. J. Smith said years before the Titanic's voyage, "I cannot imagine any condition which would cause a ship to founder. Modern ...

Causes and Effects of the Rapid Sinking of the Titanic

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In addition to the causes for the sinking, the effects of the disaster are reviewed. .... Slowly filling with water, the stern began to sink into the water. At 2:20, the ...

10 Things You Didn't Know About the Titanic - TheFW

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Apr 13, 2012 ... The sinking of the infamous RMS Titanic in 1912 has gone down (no pun ... claim is that a mummy's ancient curse caused the Titanic to sink.

Did the Titanic Sink Because of an Optical Illusion? | Science ...

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Mar 1, 2012 ... New research may have found the reason why the ship struck an ... and issues that CONTRIBUTED to but did not by itself sink the Titanic.

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The sinking of the ocean liner RMS Titanic on April 15, 1912 was one of the most dramatic events of the twentieth century. In a mere four hours after striking an iceberg, the largest passenger ship yet built sank while on its maiden voyage... More »
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10 causes of the Titanic tragedy - NBC News

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Apr 1, 2012 ... The "unsinkable" Titanic was sunk by an iceberg, but there are other ... to sink more quickly that it would have if stronger rivets had been used.

The Titanic: What Made It Sink : Discovery News

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Apr 2, 2012 ... A perfect storm of fateful events conspired to cause the tragic sinking of the Titanic nearly a century ago, according to a study looking at the ...

Why and How the Titanic Sank (Infographic) - Live Science

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Apr 10, 2012 ... A remarkable variety of elements came together to sink the famed ... was an unusually high tide caused by the positions of the sun and moon; ...