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# titanic100 - Sunday 23 September, 2012

Video: What futuristic films promised would happen by now
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Video: What futuristic films promised would happen by now

Sep 23rd 2012, 9:15 AM 7,123 Views 15 Comments

Computer tablets, Big Brother and exploding supernovas – some of these have come true…

# titanic100 - Monday 30 April, 2012

Titanic 3D "had no permission" to use Picasso painting
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Titanic 3D "had no permission" to use Picasso painting

Apr 30th 2012, 8:30 PM 11,267 Views 21 Comments

The inclusion of a Picasso image in the Titanic 3D re-release has angered the Picasso estate, which says James Cameron had no permission to include it.

# titanic100 - Sunday 15 April, 2012

Extract: 'They tried to keep us down on the steerage deck as Titanic sank'
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Extract: 'They tried to keep us down on the steerage deck as Titanic sank'

Apr 15th 2012, 7:30 PM 1,299 Views 24 Comments

A new book brings to life the tragedy through the voices of those who survived. In this extract, survivor Daniel Buckley recounts the night the liner went down.

Prayers and silence mark Titanic centenary
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Prayers and silence mark Titanic centenary

Apr 15th 2012, 6:00 PM 2,240 Views 4 Comments

As the world paused to remember the victims,officials revealed there may be human remains embedded in the ocean floor where the Titanic came to rest.

'I'm the king of the world': the influence of Titanic (the film)
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'I'm the king of the world': the influence of Titanic (the film)

Apr 15th 2012, 12:00 PM 11,730 Views 5 Comments

The 1997 movie has pervaded popular culture to the extent that, for many, James Cameron’s story is the only story.

In pictures: The aftermath of the Titanic tragedy
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In pictures: The aftermath of the Titanic tragedy

Apr 15th 2012, 8:30 AM 21,642 Views 31 Comments

Shivering survivors, grief-stricken relatives waiting on the docks and shock in the White Star Line offices: a pictorial record of the world receiving news that the ‘unsinkable’ ship had done the unthinkable.

# titanic100 - Saturday 14 April, 2012

Cold mountain: This is the iceberg that sank the Titanic
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Cold mountain: This is the iceberg that sank the Titanic

Apr 14th 2012, 8:30 PM 23,951 Views 40 Comments

The significance of this picture was only discovered long after it was taken by a seaman on another liner cruising off Newfoundland at the time Titanic sank.

Extract: 'Titanic underwent her trials, which were entirely satisfactory'
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Extract: 'Titanic underwent her trials, which were entirely satisfactory'

Apr 14th 2012, 5:00 PM 1,375 Views 13 Comments

The men who built the Titanic recall the safety tests on the ‘unsinkable’ ship before her maiden voyage.

Who owns the Titanic, and who can dive at the wreck?
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Who owns the Titanic, and who can dive at the wreck?

Apr 14th 2012, 12:00 PM 45,662 Views 12 Comments

TheJournal.ie has been looking into issues surrounding the Titanic disaster 100 years after the ship struck an iceberg and sank on its maiden voyage.

In pictures: 9 Titanic artefacts recovered from the ship
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In pictures: 9 Titanic artefacts recovered from the ship

Apr 14th 2012, 9:15 AM 4,749 Views 0 Comments

Old letters, tickets, watches – here’s just some of the objects that have been raised from the Titanic.

Concerts, cruises and exhibits: what's happening to mark the Titanic's anniversary?
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Concerts, cruises and exhibits: what's happening to mark the Titanic's anniversary?

Apr 14th 2012, 8:00 AM 3,003 Views 7 Comments

Commemorations are taking place in Cobh, Belfast, and Southampton to mark the centenary of one of the deadliest maritime disasters in history.

# titanic100 - Friday 13 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Friday
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The Daily Fix: Friday

Apr 13th 2012, 7:58 PM 2,533 Views 1 Comment

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.

Stunning Titanic graphic novel was seven years in the making
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Stunning Titanic graphic novel was seven years in the making

Apr 13th 2012, 12:22 PM 7,601 Views 7 Comments

Irish illustrator reveals his labour of love – a graphic novel that chronicles the experience of photographer Fr Frank Browne on board the doomed ship.

17 bits of tacky Titanic memorabilia
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17 bits of tacky Titanic memorabilia

Apr 13th 2012, 7:30 AM 10,724 Views 21 Comments

From shower curtains to inflatable slides, here are some of the items you may not want to mark the disaster’s 100th anniversary with…

# titanic100 - Thursday 12 April, 2012

Report: it's everyone for themselves on sinking ships
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Report: it's everyone for themselves on sinking ships

Apr 12th 2012, 5:56 PM 5,880 Views 28 Comments

Men are more likely to survive sinking ships than women and children – and captains are more likely to make it than their passengers, according to new research.

# titanic100 - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

This is where the Titanic was at this time exactly 100 years ago
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This is where the Titanic was at this time exactly 100 years ago

Apr 11th 2012, 7:37 PM 14,055 Views 19 Comments

Interactive map shows that the ship would have been off the southwestern coast of Ireland, having left Cobh at 1.30pm on this day in 1912.

Michael D Higgins to mark 100 years since Titanic left Ireland
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Michael D Higgins to mark 100 years since Titanic left Ireland

Apr 11th 2012, 7:32 AM 2,262 Views 13 Comments

The president will travel to Cobh today, exactly a century after the liner docked there.

The luckiest priest on the Titanic...
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The luckiest priest on the Titanic...

Apr 11th 2012, 6:45 AM 7,397 Views 12 Comments

Fr Frank Browne left behind one of the most valuable photographic records of the first leg of the Titanic’s maiden voyage. Luckily for him, his Jesuit superior ordered him off the boat at Cobh.

# titanic100 - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
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The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Apr 10th 2012, 8:07 PM 5,262 Views 1 Comment

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.

Passenger suffers suspected heart attack on board MS Balmoral
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Passenger suffers suspected heart attack on board MS Balmoral

Apr 10th 2012, 6:40 PM 5,499 Views 13 Comments

The man has received medical attention on board the vessel, which has turned back as a “precautionary measure”.

In pictures: The Titanic launching from Southampton 10 April, 1912
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In pictures: The Titanic launching from Southampton 10 April, 1912

Apr 10th 2012, 5:38 PM 14,613 Views 1 Comment

These pictures record the grandeur of the Titanic on the day it began its tragic maiden voyage exactly 100 years ago today.

New Titanic movies have some unlikely additions...
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New Titanic movies have some unlikely additions...

Apr 10th 2012, 1:07 PM 8,250 Views 12 Comments

…George Lucas, JJ Abrams and an updated soundtrack.

Is Titanic a true story? Er, yes.
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Is Titanic a true story? Er, yes.

Apr 10th 2012, 11:03 AM 19,646 Views 43 Comments

Some Twitter users have had their #mindblown by news that there was a ship called Titanic and it did actually sink. And they are not the only ones…

In pictures: Passengers from 'Titanic' cruise stop off in Ireland
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In pictures: Passengers from 'Titanic' cruise stop off in Ireland

Apr 10th 2012, 9:00 AM 6,443 Views 22 Comments

They were greeted in Cobh by crowds, music and the ‘Titanic Deals’ discount store…

# titanic100 - Monday 9 April, 2012

VIDEO: Final moments of the Titanic reconstructed in new animation
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VIDEO: Final moments of the Titanic reconstructed in new animation

Apr 9th 2012, 12:33 PM 7,461 Views 16 Comments

What happened to the huge liner as it went down? This video may offer new insights…

# titanic100 - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Titanic Belfast opens today - here's a preview of what to expect
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Titanic Belfast opens today - here's a preview of what to expect

Mar 31st 2012, 9:15 AM 3,672 Views 21 Comments

The €120 million Titanic Belfast is due to open today, one hundred years to the day since the doomed ocean liner was completed. Here’s a video preview of what it’s like.

# titanic100 - Monday 26 March, 2012

This is what the Titanic looks like today
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This is what the Titanic looks like today

Mar 26th 2012, 7:00 AM 16,499 Views 10 Comments

National Geographic magazine to publish images of the Titanic shot using cutting edge technology as part of a multi-million dollar expedition.

# titanic100 - Monday 19 March, 2012

7 ways to mark the Titanic centenary. Some are rather odd.
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7 ways to mark the Titanic centenary. Some are rather odd.

Mar 19th 2012, 10:00 AM 5,914 Views 10 Comments

With the opening of the world’s largest Titanic exhibition in Belfast in two weeks time – TheJournal.ie gives some alternative ideas of how you can remember the tragic Titanic

# titanic100 - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Mayo village which lost eleven people on the Titanic to commemorate sinking
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Mayo village which lost eleven people on the Titanic to commemorate sinking

Mar 13th 2012, 7:15 AM 3,114 Views 2 Comments

Fourteen residents of the small village of Lahardane were on board the Titanic when it sank one hundred years ago next month.

# titanic100 - Friday 9 March, 2012

The ocean floor pics that show how the Titanic sank
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The ocean floor pics that show how the Titanic sank

Mar 9th 2012, 4:52 PM 16,799 Views 25 Comments

New images show how the exact break-up of the Titanic might now be understood – and whether the ship had a fatal design flaw.

# titanic100 - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Researchers finish first complete map of Titanic debris site
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Researchers finish first complete map of Titanic debris site

Mar 8th 2012, 5:59 PM 4,320 Views 7 Comments

The ship sank one hundred years ago next month on its maiden voyage across the Atlantic.

# titanic100 - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Relatives of Titanic victim appeal for help in buying letter at auction
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Relatives of Titanic victim appeal for help in buying letter at auction

Feb 26th 2012, 5:53 PM 4,623 Views 5 Comments

A letter by surgeon John Edward Simpson written just days before the ship sank in April 1912 is to expected to fetch at least $50,000 at the auction later this week – but his descendants want the letter back in Belfast.

# titanic100 - Sunday 1 January, 2012

Archives show human tragedy and truth behind Titanic sinking
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Archives show human tragedy and truth behind Titanic sinking

Jan 1st 2012, 10:00 AM 6,944 Views 5 Comments

National Library of Ireland resources give Irish perspective on shipping disaster which has its centenary in April this year.

Got €150million to spare? How about 5,000 items from the Titanic...
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Got €150million to spare? How about 5,000 items from the Titanic...

Jan 1st 2012, 8:00 AM 2,280 Views 3 Comments

The treasure trove of personal items and sections of the huge liner’s hull is up for sale – 100 years after the Titanic sank.

# titanic100 - Thursday 27 October, 2011

Letter in a bottle from Titanic victim goes on display
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Letter in a bottle from Titanic victim goes on display

Oct 27th 2011, 7:15 AM 14,835 Views 18 Comments

Jeremiah Burke wrote a goodbye note and threw it overboard in a bottle – a year after his death in the disaster, it washed up near his former home.