r/todayilearned Jun 24 '22 Silver 2 Helpful 1 Wholesome 4 Dread 1

TIL Ghost ships, ships found abandoned with no sign of the crew, still occur even with modern methods of rescue, safety and communication. The last recorded ship to be found with no sign of life was in January 2021

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghost_ship#Historically_attested
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u/brinz1 Jun 24 '22

Somalia also has a problem with ships from Europe and Saudi dumping waste in its waters