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Today I met Andrew Rogers The unsuspecting Sydneysider is one of few who have made the epic journey on board a submersible pod to the watery graveyard of the RMS Titanic The chance competition win that took him to the infamous vessel 14 years ago unleashed an obsession with Titanic and its remarkable stories Submersible pod Today he sits across from me grasping a black leather case from which he draws a number of items Andrew is presenting our Cabinet of Curiosities Program on Sunday 15 April for the 100th anniversary of Titanics sinking The objects he pulls out are not souvenirs stolen from the wreck but small tokens that paint a story of the hours he spent exploring the vessel and the years of research into the lives Australian passengers on board Titanic that followed