Two of Titanic's engines lie exposed in a gaping cross section of the stern. Draped in "rusticles"--orange stalactites created by iron-eating bacteria--these massive structures, four stories tall, once powered the largest moving man-made object on Earth.
Legendary Lost Cars A 1912 Renault famously sank with the Titanic 100 years ago and remains at the bottom of the ocean. This museum display demonstrates the car in the ship's cargo hold. (Photo courtesy of
706 passengers and crew were alive out of 2223 after the Titanic sank Mr and Mrs Spedden with their son Douglas were class passengers on the Titanic. They survived. But their son died 3 years later in a car accident
MARGARET TOBIN BROWN aka "The Unsinkable Molly Brown (Titanic survivor, the only woman to row a lifeboat to safety, fiercely argued w/ the quartermaster Robert Hitchens to rescue people in the water. When he refused she threatened to throw him overboard)
Titanic interior: Gentlemen's First Class smoking room. After dinner, the men would repair to this room to smoke and discuss politics over snifters of brandy and cognac. Make it a smaller and call it the drinking room, other than that's it's perfect.
Newsboy announces fate of Titanic, London, April 15, 1912