Monthly Archives: August 2016


(Videos) Adventures of a Maritime Archaeologist

By |2016-12-05T22:22:26+00:00August 22, 2016|Maritime Archaeology, NOAA, Shipwreck Discoveries, Videos|

Video: Adventures of a Maritime Archaeologist, Courtesy Ocean Today - NOAA Jim gives a quick overview of maritime archaeology, the connection we have with ships and the sea, and the importance of preserving [...]

Video of shipwreck near Point Arena yields ‘twisted garden of steel’

By |2016-12-05T22:22:26+00:00August 22, 2016|California shipwrecks, Maritime Archaeology, NOAA, Shipwreck Discoveries|

The SS Dorothy Wintermotes engine skylight. Ocean Exploration Trust - NOAA Media releases news about the Dorothy Wintermote shipwreck Jim, Dr. Robert Ballard and others have been surveying aboard Nautilus off the California [...]

Watch live satellite feed of Nautilus wreck expedition

By |2016-12-05T22:22:26+00:00August 19, 2016|Maritime Archaeology, Shipwreck Expeditions|

Features on an historic photo of USS Independence CVL 22 are captured in a three-dimensional (3D) low-resolution sonar image of the shipwreck in Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. The Coda Octopus Echoscope 3D sonar, [...]

(VIDEO) Jim talks to the Explorers Institute

By |2016-12-05T22:22:26+00:00August 18, 2016|Maritime Archaeology, NOAA, Shipwreck Expeditions, Videos|

Jim talks with the Explorers Institute while in San Francisco. Watch Jim's "fireside chat" with the Explorers Institute in San Francisco. (Note: there are intermittent audio difficulties) Check out more Explorers Institute videos [...]

A Brief History of Voyages Through the Northwest Passage

By |2016-12-05T22:22:26+00:00August 16, 2016|John Franklin, Northwest Passage|

The Gjoa ship, which Roald Amundsen (1872-1928) used to sail through and open the Northwest Passage between the Atlantic and the Pacific, arriving in Nome (Alaska) August 30, 1906 (Photo by DeAgostini/Getty Images) [...]

Dogholes and Shipwrecks Lecture, San Francisco, Aug 11

By |2016-12-05T22:22:26+00:00August 10, 2016|Lectures, Speaking Engagements|

Dogholes and Shipwrecks, History and Archaeology of the Redwood Coast Free Lecture/Slide Show -- 6:00 p.m. Thursday, August 11 San Francisco Maritime N.H.P. Research Center Fort Mason Center (Lower Fort Mason,) Building E, 3rd Floor [...]