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Scotland's Gardens: Logan Botanic Garden

Logan Botanic Garden is one of three regional outposts of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (the other two are Dawyck in the Scottish Borders, and Benmore in Argyll). 532 more words


Blister Pops

The morning started a bit noisily with the sounds of luffing sails and splashing water. Topsides Dave and John had watched two downpours connect and blast the boat with torrential rain, confused seas, and lots of wind. 183 more words


UGA Skidaway Institute researchers probe complex Atlantic Ocean currents

The ocean off the coast of North Carolina has a complex system of ocean currents that make it one of the least understood areas on the U.S. 1,192 more words

Skidaway Campus Notes

Finally, The First Adventure

Here is a video of our first adventure, just not on our boat.  We learned so much, however this time not by reading and wondering how to do things, but by just doing it.


Air Masses in Northern Finland

Location, location, location!

The town of Sodankylä, like the rest of Finland, is situated between the 60th and 70th northern parallels. Finland is influenced by both… 698 more words

#93: Cuba Voyage Finale: Gulf Stream Crossing and Landfall in Cuba

The current of the Gulf Stream is no joke, particularly when it is pushing you into head winds.  Watch as we reef up and cross a pretty kicked up sea state across the Gulf Stream, sing to our first Cuban sunrise, deal with an issue with the furling gear on our headsail, navigate the entry to Marina Hemingway and make landfall in Cuba.   97 more words