HMS Erebus

How Monty Python’s Michael Palin became fascinated with the doomed Franklin ship

Michael Palin on the Erebus shipwreck resonates around the world: ‘A dramatic, catastrophic failure is always a great story’

HMS Terror: How the final Franklin ship was found

From 2016: How one man’s efforts to build inroads with northern communities helped uncover the second of Sir John Franklin’s doomed ships

Second Franklin wreck found in Canada’s high Arctic

Two years after the discovery of the Franklin Expedition’s Erebus, the Terror has also been found—forcing a rethink of the doomed mission.

Unlocking the key to the Franklin mystery

As divers work their way down the wreck of HMS Erebus, they’ve found part of the ship’s wheel and a sword hilt among dozens of artifacts

The search for Franklin continues—quietly

With rare calm waters in the Arctic, the conditions are ripe for another big discovery out of sunken HMS Erebus

How Jim Balsillie plans on selling the North

For just one time, Jim Balsillie would take the Northwest Passage—in the hopes of finding sovereignty in the Arctic, tourism and jobs

Cover story preview: Selling the North

For Jim Balsillie, finding the Franklin expedition was the beginning of bigger goals in the Arctic

Erebus found: Inside the first tour of the Franklin Expedition wreck

A look at the careful, complex operation behind archeologists’ Arctic dive to explore the wreck of Erebus

Balsillie behind efforts to display Erebus bell to public

A 3D replica of the first artifact recovered from HMS Erebus is going on display — and credit goes to BlackBerry’s billionaire former co-CEO