Genius Innovators

Making Titanic Unsinkable

During her construction and sea trials, White Star Lines and several publications said the RMS Titanic was “virtually unsinkable”. That famous bit of hubris has gone down in history, given the tragic events of her maiden voyage. However, there is a reason why that was said about Titanic. If the same thing were to happen today we may fall victim to the same urge to make the claim.
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Pushing Boundaries

There’s No Replacement For Steam Displacement

Yesterday, we all stood in awe at the big engine. However, it’s too…modern. So, I am making up for it today with this big engine. Oh, and it belonged to the RMS Titanic.
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