Tag: maritime

Oculus yacht

TOTD went to the Isle of Wight last weekend and had the privilege of making the crossing on the bridge of the FastCat. There were lots of very tempting buttons to press – a reminder of the episode of Father Ted,

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National Maritime Museum Picture Library

Interested in Maritime History? Enjoy looking at artwork from that time? Then take a look at the National Maritime Museum’s Picture Library. Their collections are now on-line to browse: http://images.rmg.co.uk/          

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Cutty Sark

Computational mechanics, computer modelling, CAD – we don’t often get TOTD items for you guys.  But while we’re evidently on quite interesting C words today, here’s a Chris explaining how science and technology might save a grand old lady: http://www.scientific-computing.com/news/news_story.php?news_id=737

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The Mary Rose

The flagship of Henry VIII’s navy. All set to engage in battle against the French only to sink on her maiden voyage in front of the King himself in 1545. It lay in the Solent until it was raised in 1982.

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