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Did passengers of the Titanic predict/foreshadow its sinking?

The episode in question that OP saw is available on YouTube. Story 1 : Newlyweds on Honeymoon Unless details of the story have been extremely modified, this story is false. Upon watching the story, ...
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Did the chief baker of the Titanic survive two hours in ice-cold water?

There is little doubt that the cold water was deadly to many of the victims in the Titanic desaster. The figure given in the Wikipedia article, that "most people who entered the −2°C (28°F) water died ...
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Was a mirage involved in the Titanic's sinking?

It's quite plausible. The 'fog' which surrounded the iceberg may have been a mirage caused by super-refraction. The British Government's 1992 MAIB report posits the presence of super-refraction as a ...
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Did the chief baker of the Titanic survive two hours in ice-cold water?

People vary a lot and there is some evidence that the human ability to withstand cold varies with the behaviour of said people. A famous example is Wim Hof who discovered that a cycle of ...
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Were any billionaires onboard the Titan submersible when it imploded?

The term “billionaire” is sufficiently vague that this claim can be made true almost trivially. In particular the term isn’t linked to any particular currency. So if we take the 350 million USD for ...
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Did passengers of the Titanic predict/foreshadow its sinking?

There are many stories about people more or less predicting the Titanic sinking or similar ocean liner disasters. In some cases there are actually publications written before the sinking of the ...
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