The Research Ship the Internet Wanted to Call ‘Boaty McBoatface’ Has Been Given a Real Name — TIME

Remember Boaty McBoatface? The viral entry that won an online poll to find a name for a new U.K. government research ship? Well, that’s not happening. According to an announcement by the government on Friday, the state-of-the-art polar research ship will now be named RRS Sir David Attenborough, the after notable British naturalist and broadcaster.…

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Talk about South Carolina!