Topic: Australian Maritime Safety Authority
Cruise ship couple overboard: Two passengers on a Carnival cruise ship fell overboard off the coast of Australia. Surveillance camera footage shows a 30-year-old man and a 26-year-old woman going overboard.
After a boat trying to reach Australia capsized, 130 survivors, most of them women and children, were rescued near Indonesia. It's the second boat of asylum seekers to capsize in a week.
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority reported that an Australian Navy ship and a cargo ship had rescued 73 survivors near Indonesia.
Teen sailor Abby Sunderland has done more by age 16 than most people do in their entire lives. A winter storm ended her solo sail around the world, but she’s apparently not through yet.
06/12/2010 04:16 pm
"Crazy is the word that really describes everything that has happened best," Abby Sunderland wrote Saturday morning.
06/12/2010 01:58 pm
Abby Sunderland was rescued from her crippled sailboat in the southern Indian Ocean.
06/12/2010 11:02 am
The science and history behind oil spills.
04/23/2010 04:40 pm