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Riviera 565 SUV to Make Mid-Atlantic Premiere at 2014 United States Power Boat Show in Annapolis

World-class Australian boat builder Riviera has confirmed it will showcase three of its most popular luxury yachts at the 2014 United States Power Boat Show in Annapolis, Md., from Oct. 16-19.


Introducing Triple Deuce, World's First and Largest Billion Dollar Yacht at 222 Meters (728.4')

Introducing Triple Deuce, World's First and Largest Billion Dollar Yacht at 222 Meters (728.4')

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Move over Azzam, at 180m (590'), you're not long enough. Tough luck, Eclipse, at 163.5m (536'), you're yesterday's news. Goodbye Dubai, at 162m (531'), you've had your day in the sun.

Terrifying Cannibal Shark on Shark Attack Caught on Camera

The extraordinary moment one great white shark ripped into another, cementing its reputation as the ocean's most fearsome predator, has been caught on camera.

Refurbished Lady Washington Gets Back in the Sea From Port Townsend

PORT TOWNSEND, Wash. -- After almost three weeks of work as it received a makeover at the Port of Port Townsend's Boat Haven, Lady Washington, the state's official state ship, is back in the water.

A Super-Yacht With a Garage for Smaller Boats is Luxuriously Obscene

It's okay to desire the finer things in life, but at what point do you draw the line between luxury and exorbitance? Probably somewhere well before this insane 200-foot long mega-yacht from CRN called the J'ade, which features a built-in garage that smaller boats can drive right into.

1,000 Feet Down: Man Sets New Deep-Dive Record

An Egyptian man recently took the ultimate plunge for the sake of science. Setting a new Guinness World Record for the deepest scuba dive, the man dove more than 1,000 feet (305 meters) below the surface of the Red Sea.

Angler Uses Bow and Arrow to Catch Record-Setting, 809-Pound Mako Shark

Angler Jeff Thomason has been hoping to catch a mako shark, but even he had to be surprised by the size of the shark he nabbed recently.

Rare White Orca Seen Off Coast of Russia

During a late-summer expedition to survey humpback whale populations, the Far East Russia Orca Project (FEROP) spotted a rare all-white orca off Kamchatka in Eastern Russia.

Whale of a Time in Monterey Bay

We have our doubts as we pull away from Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf. We're aboard the Greatland, a whale-watching boat bound for the massive submarine canyon that divides the bay, where humpback whales feed and dolphins cavort with 98 percent certainty.

Boatgating at Husky Stadium

SEATTLE -- While the rest of the country tailgates, Husky fans get to BOATgate just steps from the stadium.

Next Part of Point Roberts Public Boat Launch Moving Ahead

POINT ROBERTS, Wash. -- A long-awaited project to replace the aging boat launch at Lighthouse Marine Park is finally taking another step as crews prepare to start pile driving.

Popular Marina del Rey Marina Completes First Phase of Overhaul

Popular Marina del Rey Marina Completes First Phase of Overhaul

Marina del Rey, California -- September 25, 2014 -- Fronting the Ritz Carlton and Marina del Rey's prestigious Marina City Club, The Marina at the Marina City Club is nestled among some of the area's most esteemed properties. In 2013, the marina started the process of renovating its facility. The first phase of the renovation included the complete reconstruction of the marina's dock system, shoreside railings, gates and gangways.

Maybe Proposing in a Paddle Boat Wasn't the Best Idea

You could say this proposal didn't exactly go swimmingly.

A Fishing Veteran Returns to Harbor

Jake Bujacich and Nick Fahey sat in the fo'c'sle (the front underside of a boat, for those unfamiliar with maritime lingo) of the Veteran and tried to count how many of the boats built at the Skansie Ship Building Company are still around today.

Archaeologists Return to Shipwreck Where Mysterious 2,200-Year-Old Antikythera Mechanism Was Found

More than a century since one of the most remarkable scientific objects of antiquity was discovered, experts are hoping to reveal more secrets of the deep using the latest in diving technology.

 

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