Professor Dr. Antony P. Mueller
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segunda-feira, 2 de janeiro de 2017
Não foi gelo, mas fogo - o Titanic
Researcher claims a gigantic fire, not an iceberg, sank the Titanic
Some say the world will end in fire, some say in ice, but when it comes to what sunk the Titanic, the answer has always appeared to be crystal clear. New evidence, though, might change those assumptions, The Independent reports — a researcher now believes an iceberg isn't to blame for the ocean liner's sinking, but actually a fire that had been raging in the hull of the ship for almost three weeks: While experts have previously acknowledged the theory of a fire on board, new analysis of rarely seen photographs has prompted researchers to blame the fire as the primary cause of the ship’s demise. Journalist Senan Molony, who has spent more than 30 years researching the sinking of the Titanic, studied ...