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Sisters: The 'Olympic' and the 'Titanic' emerged from the Harland & Wolff yard within months of each other.

Sisters: The 'Olympic' and the 'Titanic' emerged from the Harland & Wolff yard within months of each other.

April 10, 1912: The Luxury liner Titanic departs Southampton, England, for her maiden Atlantic Ocean voyage to New York.    Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/scitech/slideshow/2012/03/21/sunken-titanic-full-map-released-for-first-time/#slide=7#ixzz1rI6qCizZ

April 10, 1912: The Luxury liner Titanic departs Southampton, England, for her maiden Atlantic Ocean voyage to New York. Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/scitech/slideshow/2012/03/21/sunken-titanic-full-map-released-for-first-time/#slide=7#ixzz1rI6qCizZ

Lowering The Lifeboats. The Titanic's Welin davits could lower three boats in succession. Originally enough boats were planned to evacuate everyone on board. By the time Titanic went into service, there were lifeboat places for less than one in three.

Lowering The Lifeboats. The Titanic's Welin davits could lower three boats in succession. Originally enough boats were planned to evacuate everyone on board. By the time Titanic went into service, there were lifeboat places for less than one in three.

An exhibit showing 300 artifacts recovered from RMS Titanic is on show from now until May 31, 2011 in the O2 Bubble in London. Check out these images – a great tribute to the tragic expedition!

An exhibit showing 300 artifacts recovered from RMS Titanic is on show from now until May 31, 2011 in the O2 Bubble in London. Check out these images – a great tribute to the tragic expedition!

No engineers made it off the Titanic. They all stayed on board to keep power running so others could escape. RIP. Facebook.

No engineers made it off the Titanic. They all stayed on board to keep power running so others could escape. RIP. Facebook.

Mr Gardiner even refutes that the ship hit an iceberg; “The passengers described feeling a ‘shudder’. But if that size ship, travelling at that speed had hit an iceberg of that size, the noise would have been huge and the impact would have hit everyone off their feet,” he said.

Mr Gardiner even refutes that the ship hit an iceberg; “The passengers described feeling a ‘shudder’. But if that size ship, travelling at that speed had hit an iceberg of that size, the noise would have been huge and the impact would have hit everyone off their feet,” he said.

In this April 10, 1912 photo the Titanic leaves Southampton, England. The tragic sinking of the Titanic nearly a century ago can be blamed, some believe, on low grade rivets that the ship's builders used on some parts of the ill-fated liner. (Associated Press) #

Titanic at 100 years

In this April 10, 1912 photo the Titanic leaves Southampton, England. The tragic sinking of the Titanic nearly a century ago can be blamed, some believe, on low grade rivets that the ship's builders used on some parts of the ill-fated liner. (Associated Press) #

People gather in New York to await the arrival of survivors of the sinking of the RMS Titanic aboard the RMS Carpathia on April 18, 1912.

People gather in New York to await the arrival of survivors of the sinking of the RMS Titanic aboard the RMS Carpathia on April 18, 1912.

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