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America's Cup 2013: Oracle Team USA 9-8 Emirates Team New Zealand
updated 5:24 PM EDT, Wed September 25, 2013
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Drones offer new angle on superyachts
updated 2:15 PM EST, Tue November 18, 2014
"Sometimes, I fly the drone with my head in a trash bag so I don't get salt spray from the sea on my equipment," says drone operator Justice L Bentz.
Spectacular superyachts of the future
updated 9:01 AM EST, Tue November 11, 2014
If some naval architects get their way, superyachts of the future will look more like floating pieces of art than bog standard boats.
Captain Cook's Endeavour found?
updated 7:24 AM EST, Tue November 4, 2014
This is no treasure hunt for a casket of gold at the bottom of the ocean.
Disney duo's new 'fairytale story'
updated 11:29 AM EDT, Fri October 3, 2014
Navigate the world's most treacherous seas, crossing 73,000 nautical kilometers in a confined space with stressed-out, sleep-deprived crewmates.
Millionaire water toys
updated 6:05 AM EDT, Mon September 22, 2014
Personal submarines, jetpacks, even 'walking boats.'
Is it a bird, or is it a ... desert boat?
updated 7:36 AM EDT, Tue August 19, 2014
Over 300 miles from the nearest ocean, competitors in one of the world's fastest sailing races prepare for battle.
Inside $67M superyacht hotel
updated 11:44 AM EDT, Mon August 11, 2014
London's new superyacht hotel is so enormous, authorities had to lower the water level by five meters just to fit it under a bridge.
What next for sailing's daredevil?
updated 7:55 AM EDT, Thu August 21, 2014
His mast-walking stunts have attracted over 3.5 million hits on YouTube, but Alex Thomson just wants to get back to doing what he does best.
Through hell and high water
updated 10:32 AM EDT, Mon July 28, 2014
Elizabeth Meyer talks to CNN's Mainsail about the "Armageddon battle" to restore the pioneering J-class boat Endeavour.
Will 'robo-ships' be end of sailors?
updated 7:50 AM EDT, Thu August 21, 2014
Ship captains of the future won't be salty sea dogs with their hand at the helm, and the ocean at their feet.
'Downton Abbey' on the water
updated 9:48 AM EDT, Thu July 10, 2014
Like "Downton Abbey," Henley's Royal Regatta reminds its visitors of an England of old. But for how much longer?
Around the world without sleep
updated 7:56 AM EDT, Thu August 21, 2014
Nine months at sea, one change of clothes, freeze-dried food and a strange language. Could you cope?
Britain's $134M secret weapon?
updated 9:17 AM EDT, Wed June 11, 2014
Can a $134 million budget and the royal seal of approval bring the coveted America's Cup back to British shores for the first time in sailing history?
Yachting to the ends of the Earth
updated 11:54 AM EDT, Tue June 3, 2014
Bored of lounging on your superyacht in the Mediterranean? An increasing number of millionaires are now sailing their luxury vessels to the ends of the Earth, to get their kicks.
Lashed to a mast? Turner's passion
updated 12:13 PM EDT, Thu May 22, 2014
He's one of the great landscape artists, but JMW Turner also had a watery passion -- and his maritime travels are being retraced.