The area of the oceans is 71% of the surface area of the Earth.
The Southern Ocean is the fourth largest ocean in the Earth surrounding Antarctica.
Although the concept of the Southern Ocean is not widespread in Russia and its territory is divided between the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific, in 2000 the International Hydrographic Union adopted a division into five oceans, and this has its own logic. Continue reading
The first problem that occurs in a shipwreck is panic. Calculations show that the probability of salvation during organized abandonment of a ship is higher than panic from 4 to 47 times (depending on the rescue craft).
The decision to leave is taken only by the captain.
Landing in boats and rafts is carried out only at his command. Continue reading