History Archive

The Life of Louis Renault

Louis Renault, founder of the Renault automotive company, has a life story which is both confusing and contested, though his contribution to automotive engineering and the French economy during the first and second World Wars is undeniable. Early life The fourth of six children,

Artefacts of the RMS Titanic

The famous RMS Titanic now lies on the seabed, slowly disintegrating at a depth of 12,415 feet. It was only when Dr Robert D Ballard discovered the ship in 1985 that we learned that it had been split in two, and that salvaging the