A schooner sailing in Sandwich, Mass. (Image: iStockphoto)

Historic Sailing Vessel To Get $6M Restoration

The state’s official sailing vessel is getting a sprucing up.


Cool Boston Jobs: Boston Harbor Pilot Boat Captain.

Watch this action video to experience one of Boston’s coolest jobs.

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The World’s 7 Coolest Floating Hotels

From retired ocean liners and rock-themed submarines, to tricked-out houseboats and huts tied to inner tubes, here are seven of the world’s coolest.


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Historic New Bedford Whaling Ship Launching In Conn. After $7 Million Overhaul

It survived countless storms and Confederate raids during the Civil War while taking crews across unchartered oceans in search of whales whose oil lit the world.


The British vessel, the Port Nicholson was carrying a platinum payment to the U.S.

Boston Treasure Hunters Prepare To Recover $3 Billion In Platinum

The crew of the Sea Hunter in Boston is preparing to recover treasure from what could be the richest shipwreck in history.


The crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Seneca prepares to tow the 85-foot scalloper Paul & Michelle after it lost engine power approximately 26 miles south of Montauk, New York, Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011.  (Photo Credit: Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Christopher Wheeler)

New Bedford Fishing Boat Rescued In Rough Seas Off NY

Despite some rough seas, a New Bedford fishing crew is home safe after their ship’s engine gave out in the open ocean.