In armed conflict and in daily life, ships have become an integral part of modern commercial and military systems. Fishing boats are used by millions of fishermen throughout the world. Military forces operate vessels for naval warfare and to transport and support forces ashore. Commercial vessels, nearly 35,000 in number, carried 7.4billion tons of cargo in 2007. As of 2011, there are about 104,304 ships with IMO numbers in the world.
Ships were always a key in history's great explorations and scientific and technological development. Navigators such as Zheng He spread such inventions as the compass and gunpowder. Ships have been used for such purposes as colonization and the slave trade, and have served scientific, cultural, and humanitarian needs. After the 16th century, new crops that had come from and to the Americas via the European seafarers significantly contributed to the world population growth.Ship transport has shaped the world's economy into today's energy-intensive pattern.
Ship's A.I. was created untold millennia ago by the Celestials as the operating system for a data collection device. The Celestials had genetically manipulated humanity, and they left the Ship in the area that would come to be known as Mongolia to monitor humanity's progress.
Circa 1100 A.D., a Mongolian immortal known as Garbha-Hsien (later known as Saul), discovered the Ship and lived next to it while he researched its mysteries. Saul never attempted to enter the Ship.
In time, the Egyptian immortal En Sabah Nur learned of Saul and sought him out as another immortal. In a confrontation, En Sabah Nur slew all of Saul's guards. Saul then sought to humble his fellow "forever-walker" by revealing the secret titanic vessel. Having had previous experience with futuristic technology due to his encounters with Rama-Tut, Nur attacked Saul and left the other immortal for dead and entered the Ship. He emerged later as a vastly changed being who now called himself Apocalypse.
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The attorney general’s petition is the latest sign that California regulators are taking a harder look at industries such as shipping, construction and oil to make sure projects take into account research that shows how air pollution directly poses health hazards and premature deaths.
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◆ Archives show that by the end of the 1860s, hundreds of thousands of Chinese workers had taken part in the construction of railways in the U.S. Poor Chinese peasants boarded ships known as "floating hells", where they were packed like sardines, and drifted on the sea for about two months before arriving in California and working as coolies.
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Starting from August of next year, the system will be installed in 23 vessels, which are currently under construction, including container ships and liquefied natural gas carriers ... "We will carry out customized sales activities for global ship owners through the advancement of autonomous navigation technology," Avikus CEO Lim Do-hyeong said.
Lillie Goddard’s makeshift house extension, comprised of a shipping container and caravan, featured on Channel 5’s documentary My Nightmare Neighbour Next Door. She claimed the mobile home was temporary living quarters for her and her disabled mum while construction took place inside her house.
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From designing to building new naval and commercial vessels, Abu DhabiShipBuilding (ADSB) has turned out to be the regional leader in manufacturing boats ... The ADSB is handling the whole process of shipbuilding from A-Z -from design, manufacturing parts, and construction.