The world’s biggest container ship made its first voyage today

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Container ships keep growing — and the MSC Oscar just set a new record.

Worlds Longest Ship - ULCC Supertanker - Oil Tanker - Mont (Knock Nevis, Jahre Viking, Happy Giant, Seawise Giant)  from:  http://maritime-connector.com/worlds-largest-ships/

Worlds Longest Ship - ULCC Supertanker - Oil Tanker - Mont (Knock Nevis, Jahre Viking, Happy Giant, Seawise Giant)

Young lovers embrace beside the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, 1960.Photograph by Thomas Nebbia, National Geographic Creative

natgeofound: “ Young lovers embrace beside the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, Photograph by Thomas Nebbia, National Geographic Creative ”

A rainbow arches over Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. Photograph by Volkmar Wentzel, National Geographic Creative

natgeofound: A rainbow arches over Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. Photograph by Volkmar Wentzel, National Geographic Creative

The Statue of Liberty hails dawn over New York Harbor in 1978.Photograph by David Alan Harvey, National Geographic Creative

“ The Statue of Liberty hails dawn over New York Harbor in 1978 Photograph by David Alan Harvey, National Geographic Creative ” note the twin towers.

Boys dressed up in school uniforms pose with king penguins at the London Zoo, 1953. Photograph by B. Anthony Stewart and David S. Boyer, National Geographic Creative

Schoolboys and Penguins, 1953 Photograph by B. Anthony Stewart, National Geographic Schoolboys pose with king penguins in London, England.

Astronaut Bruce McCandless II floats a few meters away from Space Shuttle Challenger during the historic first use of a nitrogen-propelled manned maneuvering unit in 1984.Photograph by NASA

Astronaut Bruce McCandless II floats a few meters away from Space Shuttle Challenger during the historic first use of a nitrogen-propelled manned maneuvering unit in Photograph by NASA

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Schloss Schoenbrunn is one of many classic, regal landmarks that can be explored during a visit to Vienna's ball season

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Women rest at the Parthenon whose damaged structure is under repair, December 1930.Photograph by Maynard Owen Williams, National Geographic

Women rest at the Parthenon whose damaged structure is under repair, December Photograph by Maynard Owen Williams, National Geographic

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From Asia to Europe, here are 10 majestic palaces that will captive you with their architectural styles.

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