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Another Unusual Ship!
« on: September 14, 2013, 10:19:28 AM »

saw this on the BBC news website

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23726350

Quote : -

The Oblique Icebreaker NB 508, made by the Arctic ship builder Arctech,
will become the first of its kind to travel sideways through the ice rather
than pound it head-on, cutting a channel as much as 30% wider than
conventional icebreakers can manage.


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