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Saving the Titanic: Watch the Full Episode

Follow a dramatic interpretation of the Titanic’s final hours, told from the engineers’ point of view.

Titanic New Videos

Each of these three new programs provides a unique perspective on the April 14, 1912, disaster — from historical drama to science to personal stories of the effect of the tragedy on the descendants of those who perished and those who survived.

 

NOVA "Why Ships Sink"
NOVA "Why Ships Sink"

00:30 (preview)

Find out if modern cruise ships are really safe — or if we're on the brink of a 21st century Titanic. Airs Wednesday, April 18 at 9 p.m. ET.

 

Saving the Titanic

56:16

Follow a dramatic interpretation of the Titanic’s final hours, told from the engineers’ point of view.

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Antiques Roadshow: Titanic Luncheon Menu
Antiques Roadshow | 1912 Titanic Luncheon Menu

02:25

This Titanic luncheon menu from the day that the Titanic struck the iceberg will blow you away with its worth today. 

 

Secrets of the Manor House
Secrets of the Manor House | Beyond the Fiction

55:11

Find out how the sinking of the Titanic put a spotlight on the divisions of British society. 

 

Lost Liners Comparison

Lost Liners Comparison Chart

Compare the stats between the Titanic, the Lusitania, the Empress, the Britannic, and the Andrea Doria

 

 

Secrets of the Dead: Titanic Case
Secrets of the Dead: The Titanic Case

Pretending you are a forensic scientist, work your way through data and try to identify a nameless victim who was pulled from the icy water. 

Other Famous Ships

 

PBS NewsHour "What does Italy's Sinking Ship Mean for the Cruise Industry?"
The PBS NewsHour | The Costa Concordia 

07:31

Ray Suarez discusses some of the legal and safety issues stemming from the 2012 Costa Concordia disaster.

 

Timeline of Maritime Disasters
Timeline of Maritime Disasters

Explore American Experience's timeline of maritime disasters, spanning from 1850 to 1994. 

 

 

ppraisal: Lusitania and Mauretania Poster, ca. 1907, from Des Moines Hour 2
Antiques Roadshow | Lusitania and Mauretania Poster

03:39

Find out how much this Lusitania and Mauretania Poster, ca. 1907, is worth today. 

 

Secrets of the Dead | The Sinking of the Andrea Doria
Secrets of the Dead | The Sinking of the Andrea Doria 

54:21

See testimonies and footage of the accident that ended the era of luxury cruise liners.

 

Andrea Doria Interactive
Diving Deep: Andrea Doria Interactive

Italian ocean liner the Andrea Doria lures only the most daring of divers. Play the "Diving Deep" interactive guide now. 

 

 
 
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