Ghostly Ship Graveyards from Around the World

Where do boats go when they die? Sometimes they end up in vast ship graveyards, sometimes craggy, foggy places where ships have met their doom, and sometimes spots where ships are deliberately left to rust. There's a quiet beauty to many of these graveyards and their resting inhabitants. » 5/26/13 2:00pm 5/26/13 2:00pm

One day, this is how we will build ships in space

Over at gCaptain, we get a glimpse at the construction process for this gorgeous aircraft carrier, called the Gerald R. Ford. As you can see in the video below, it's assembled from large pieces. This is how we will probably build spaceships in a century — except they'll be in orbit. » 4/15/13 5:19pm 4/15/13 5:19pm

The Avengers' Leviathan warships could have been more H.R. Giger-esque

The Leviathans, the Chitauri's living warships, were invented for the Avengers movie and had to be designed from scratch. Avengers concept artist Phil Saunders has shared some of the early sketches for the Leviathans, including ones in which the ships had massive horns and this top one, which appears inspired by H.R.… » 2/03/13 11:00am 2/03/13 11:00am

Blueprints of the Rebel ships from the Star Wars Battle of Yavin

Will and Timothy Anderson invite you to relive the destruction of the first Death Star—by reveling in the technical specs of the ships involved on the Rebel side. Limited edition prints of these ships and more are available at Timothy Anderson's shop, so be sure to grab your favorites before they run out. » 12/29/12 9:30am 12/29/12 9:30am

South Korea is about to build the largest ship in the world

Starting in 2013, the largest cargo ships in the world will be rolling off the assembly line and onto the water. Shipping and oil drilling company Maersk has just ordered the largest ship in the world to be built by Korea's Daewoo Shipbuiling and Marine Manufacturing. It will be a cargo ship that's 400 meters long, a… » 3/03/11 8:00am 3/03/11 8:00am