Quote for Memorial Day

In honor of Memorial Day ?A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.? ~Joseph Campbell I am both humbled and somber as as I reflect on the many wars that have been … Continue reading

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Michigan Author-Shipwreck Survivor Will Join James Cameron as Speaker for Shipwreck Symposium in DC

Novi, Michigan, May27, 2011— The country’s leading marine forensics scientists, including renowned film director James Cameron, are converging in Washington DC, April 3-5, 2012.   Michigan author and Andrea Doria shipwreck survivor, Pierette Domenica Simpson, has been invited to contribute her … Continue reading

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Titanic Question Answered?

I just received this reply from the persons who asked the question regarding the authenticity of the alleged Titanic organ. Hi, Pierette! I already have a facebook note from the “lostliners.de” people in Hamburg. Thorsten Totzke commented on the Bruchsal … Continue reading

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Alive on the Andrea Doria E-book

Award Winning Publications Alive on the Andrea Doria! The Greatest Sea Rescue in History Morgan James Publishing, New York Ordering is easy and flexible. Click on your favorite online retailer, on the PayPal button, or on Buy from the Author. … Continue reading

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A challenging Titanic question

A message from Stuttgart, Germany: “The other day we went to the Bruchsal Barock Castle near Karlsruhe/Germany to visit a special Exposition of Automatic Music Instruments. Among ca. 100 pieces from the last two hundred years, there was a big … Continue reading

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Interviewed on “Local Authors”

If you live in Walled Lake, I invite you to view a program called “Local Authors” on Walled Lake Cable’s channel 20. I did an interview based on my book. It will be aired on Tuesdays, starting May 24, at … Continue reading

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A Titanic Question from Germany

“Thank you for the May Issue of your AD Newsletter from Novi. I am glad that my South African correspondence found your interest. Here comes another message that might interest your Titanic readers as well. The other day we went … Continue reading

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Release of 3-D movie Titanic is announced!

Excerpt from the Marquee Blog: Titanic’ 3-D to be released in 2012 The much-anticipated 3-D version of James Cameron’s “Titanic” will officially sail into theaters on April 6, 2012. According to a statement from Paramount, the release date for the … Continue reading

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What Is Marine Forensics?

What is Marine Forensics? Wikipedia  provides:  The word forensic comes from the Latin adjective forensis, meaning “of or before the forum.” It roughly means to provide evidence upon which judgment can be made. Marine Forensics applies this very broad definition … Continue reading

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Another shipwreck near Lampedusa

Lampedusa, 9 May (AKI) – An Adnkronos journalist who helped save the lives of around 30 children aboard a migrant boat that hit rocks off the southern Italian island of Lampedusa on Sunday, has described the dramatic rescue to Adnkronos … Continue reading

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