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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sinking_of_the_RMS_Titanic

Titanic had been designed to stay afloat with four of her forward compartments flooded but no more, and the crew soon realised that the ship would sink. They used distress flares and radio (wireless) messages to attract help as the passengers were put into lifeboats. In accordance with existing practice, Titanic's lifeboat ...

wonderopolis.org/wonder/how-did-the-unsinkable-titanic-sink

Instead, they believe it was a series of factors, called an “event cascade," that caused the Titanic to sink so quickly. For example, experts believe the ship was sailing too fast for the icy conditions. Moreover, they think Captain Edward J. Smith paid too little attention to iceberg warnings that had been received. Some iceberg ...

www.nbcnews.com/science/10-causes-titanic-tragedy-620220

Apr 1, 2012 ... The "unsinkable" Titanic was sunk by an iceberg, but there are other reasons why the tragedy that occurred 100 years ago this month was as tragic as it was. ... The metallurgists said those low-grade rivets would have ripped apart more easily during the collision, causing the ship to sink more quickly that it ...

time.com/4620608/titanic-fire-iceberg-theories

Jan 3, 2017 ... After having studied photos in a newly discovered album for the recent TV documentary Titanic: The New Evidence, journalist Senan Molony claims that it wasn't simply a crash into an iceberg that caused the largest cruise liner of its time to sink on April 14, 1912. Rather, he posits, a smoldering fire broke ...

www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/rms-titanic-evidence-fire-senan-molony-belfast-new-york-southampton-sink-april-1912-a7504236.html

Jan 1, 2017 ... The sinking of the RMS Titanic may have been caused by an enormous fire on board, not by hitting an iceberg in the North Atlantic, experts have claimed, as new evidence has been published to support the theory. More than 1500 passengers lost their lives when the Titanic sank on route to New York from ...

www.usnews.com/news/national/articles/2008/09/25/the-secret-of-how-the-titanic-sunk

Sep 25, 2008 ... Two government investigations conducted immediately after the disaster agreed it was the iceberg, not any weakness in the ship itself, that caused the Titanic to sink. Both inquiries concluded the vessel had gone to the bottom intact. Blame for the incident fell on the ship's deceased captain, E. J. Smith, who ...

www.historyonthenet.com/the-titanic-why-did-the-titanic-sink

Captain E. J. Smith said years before the Titanic's voyage, “I cannot imagine any condition which would cause a ship to founder. Modern shipbuilding has gone beyond that.” Captain Smith ignored seven iceberg warnings from his crew and other ships. If he had called for the ship to slow down then maybe the Titanic ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=What+Caused+The+Titanic+To+Sink%3F&v=AoTrHA7SPQo
Apr 13, 2012 ... AVOID watching in 1080p - YouTube borked the encoding, and the audio-sync is off. Jon shares some recently discovered news that points to rare astronomical e.. .

nypost.com/2017/01/03/is-this-the-real-reason-the-titanic-sank

Jan 3, 2017 ... A deadly combination of ice and fire shares collective blame for the sinking of the Titanic, according to a group of experts who believe a massive below-decks...