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GMA 7 to air ‘Asia’s Titanic’

Twenty-five years have passed since the sinking of the MV Doña Paz, a tragedy that claimed an estimated 4,000 lives—no one knows exactly how many. Tonight at 10:30, GMA News TV Channel 11 airs “Asia’s Titanic,” a National Geographic documentary that investigates the tragedy. Yam Laranas directs the documentary that features first-hand accounts of survivors.

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Canadian portrays Titanic’s ambitious metallurgist

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KEVIN Zegers

“This doesn’t deal with the sinking of the ship,” clarified Canadian actor Kevin Zegers, who stars in the History miniseries “Titanic: Blood and Steel.”

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Human remains at Titanic shipwreck site – official

This photo provided by the Institute for Exploration, Center for Archaeological Oceanography/University of Rhode Island/NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration, shows the remains of a coat and boots, articulated in the mud on the sea bed near Titanic's stern are suggestive evidence of where a victim of the disaster came to rest. (AP Photo/Institute for Exploration, Center for Archaeological Oceanography/University of Rhode Island/NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration)

There may be human remains embedded in the mud of the North Atlantic where the New York-bound Titanic came to rest when it sank 100 years ago, a U.S. official said on Saturday.

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Belfast concert rocks Titanic shipyard

Music fans attend a MTV concert to celebrate the opening of the Titanic Belfast building,Northern Ireland, Friday, April, 13, 2012. Following the success of the MTV Europe Music Awards in November the channel is staging the free open air concert. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)

Some 16,000 people packed the Belfast slipways where the Titanic was built for a free, open-air concert Friday ahead of the 100th anniversary of the luxury liner’s sinking.

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After a century, Titanic’s truths are revealed

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DENOOYER: “This mystery has a hold on our imagination.”

A hundred years after Titanic went down, History Channel’s two-hour special, “Titanic Mystery Solved,” answers long-held questions about the sinking of the historic vessel. In an exclusive phone interview with the Inquirer, Carl Lindahl, the cable network’s executive producer of historical programs, and writer-producer Rushmore Denooyer said that this massive undertaking took nearly three years [...]

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‘Titanic: The Aftermath’ on Discovery Channel

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Christopher Ward

The sinking of RMS Titanic back in 1912 is considered the biggest maritime disaster in history. Probably, everyone knows how it sank, how passengers suffered the icy-cold waters of the sea, how people were sorted according to class in life and in death, and how a band played on as the ship went down, etc. But while books and films on her sinking have seemingly revealed it all, what happened after her ill-fated maiden voyage was another story, but untold.

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In the media, at least, the Titanic proves unsinkable

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In this 1912 photo made available by the Library of Congress, Harold Bride – surviving wireless operator of the Titanic – with feet bandaged, is carried up the ramp of a ship. April 15, 2012 is the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic, just five days after it left Southampton on its maiden voyage to New York. AP Photo/Library of Congress

It was dubbed the unsinkable ship, but 100 years after it disappeared beneath the icy waters of the North Atlantic, the Titanic has resurfaced again in cinemas, bookshops and on television screens.

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Titanic still captures imagination 100 years on

In this April 10, 1912 file photo, the luxury liner Titanic departs Southampton, England prior to her maiden Atlantic voyage en route to New York City. As the Titanic was sinking in the North Atlantic on the night of April 14-15, 1912, its more than 2,000 passengers and crew scrambled in the dark for lifeboats. AP FILE PHOTO

A century since the grandest liner ever built sank on its maiden voyage with the loss of more than 1,500 lives, the legend of the Titanic still captivates the imagination the world over.

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Hearts will go on for Titanic

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Epic disasters—the anguished cries, the stories of heroism—are the central narratives of our age, both enthralling and horrifying.

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Cameron unveils scenes from ‘Titanic’ in 3D

In this image released by Paramount Home Entertainment, Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio are shown in a scene from, "Titanic."  Director James Cameron plans to preview converted 3-D footage from the movie  at a Paramount Studios presentation Friday, which is scheduled for re-release next year to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the Titanic setting sail. AP

Filmmaker James Cameron on Friday unveiled the first scenes from his new 3D version of the mega-blockbuster hit “Titanic,” the second biggest earner in film history, ahead of its April 2012 release.

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