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Scientists Test Yacht As Miniature Research Vessel
Pleasure cruises can be valuable scientific expeditions.
The Crazy Tech Behind The 2013 America’s Cup
8 awesome facts about the world's fastest sailing yachts
How Tom West Built A Pirate-Proof Yacht
The 30-ton vessel, Faith, is armored to keep out unwanted guests.
The First Solar-Powered Ship to Circumnavigate the Globe Completes Its Trip
The MS Tûranor PlanetSolar pulled into Monaco’s Hercule Harbor on Friday, completing its journey around the world–the very first solely...
A Faster Yacht, Trading Sails For a Wing
The BMW Oracle Racing team’s boat--with an enormous wing for a sail--could win it all at the America’s Cup race this month
Transonic Hulls, Inspired by Racing Yachts, Could Add Stealth To Navy SEALs’ Boats
A knife-like boat design provides a covert, fuel-efficient ride
Swiss Boat Aims to Be First to Circumnavigate the Globe Under Solar Power
In 2007, the first solar electric boat crossed the Atlantic Ocean. Now a Swiss group wants to cover that distance...