15th April, 2012 will see the centenary of the sinking of the Titanic.
The RMS Titanic was a British registered ocean liner built for the transatlantic passenger and mail service between Southampton and New York. She weighed anchor for her maiden voyage on 10th April 1912 carrying 2,200 passengers. Four days later, the Titanic hit an iceberg and went down. This ship was the biggest and fastest yet built and, by all accounts the most beautiful, but there are records of substandard rivets used in the building of the hull, inadequate pumps, and far too few lifeboats. [Read more…] about Parable of the Mummy and the Titanic