1,000 ships trapped in ice

Apparently, 1,000 Chinese ships are frozen in on Laizhou Bay in China’s Shandong province. Apparently, it’s been cold, very cold. The coldest it’s been in 28 years with temperatures plunging to -40F. Sounds like it has the potential to be quite the maritime disaster. For more see this great post.

Many thanks to Brian for passing this along. As he emailed me: “Not exactly shipwrecks, but…”


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One response to “1,000 ships trapped in ice

  1. Well, if those boats are not outfitted for that amount of ice (and pressure), then it may turn into a shipwreck story.

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