On board the £68m research vessel - that isn't Boaty McBoatface
State-of-the-art research vessel RSS Discovery is opening its doors to the public this week.
The ship is moored on the Liverpool Waterfront until Friday, and is hoping to give 1,300 people an insight into its work at sea.
The £68million vessel caused confusion this morning as social media users mistook it for sister ship Boaty McBoatface which is still being built in Birkenhead.
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