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The Sound From Ships May Attract Unwanted Critters
Hangers-on that cost the U.S. Navy $250 million a year
Barnacles Destroy Boats, But Getting Rid Of Them Destroys The Sea—Until Now
“Barnacle” has become a term for something tenacious and problematic for a reason–they are determined little buggers that cause lots...
You Built What?! A Colossal Flying Reproduction of a 1935 Airship
The model USS Macon barely fits inside a two-car garage
New Foaming Metal Could Form Lighter Hulls For Cargo Ships
Reducing cargo ships’ weight would be a major step in reducing the carbon emissions of the worldwide freight industry. Fraunhofer...
Slime-Dispensing Hulls Could Boost Fuel Efficiency For Ships
A DOD-backed project would give ships a regenerating slime layer to help shed unwanted marine life