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What's been happening on the maiden voyage?

Some of the scientists on board the Marine National Facility research vessel Investigator for the maiden voyage, are from The Centre for Australian Weather and Climate Research (CAWCR), including Eric Schulz and Alain Protat. 666 more words


南生圍 - Nam Sang Wai 1st Visit

This is my first visit to Nam Sang Wai, a wetland and former fish farm in North West of Hong Kong, near Yuen Long, in New Territories. 209 more words

Hong Kong

March 20 - 25

March 20 – 25

Beaver Tales; Elvis Spotted In Hemet!; Kiss Me, Squeeze Me, Make Me Wine

It has been a very busy few days and nights, so I haven’t had a chance to catch up for a while. 846 more words

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The Wheelchair: The Ups and Downs of It All

“Mom, you can say no, but I need to take Adelaide out in the wheelchair before her appointment tomorrow. Do you want to come?” I was really saying, “I need you, Mama, because I am nervous and scared.” My mom knew the underlying message. 641 more words


Britannia Maiden Voyage Blog Part 2

I ended part 1 with a mention of the Epicurian Restaurant, so let me pick up where I left off….

The food in the Epicurian was superb! 713 more words

Cruise Ship

Lifting the huge Southern Ocean Time Series Mooring on board RV Investigator

Mobilisation for the maiden voyage for the Marine National Facility research vessel Investigator, continued today on the CSIRO Wharf in Hobart.

Check out the photos of one of the huge moorings being lifted on board with the main crane! 24 more words


March 18-19

March 18-19

Happiest Place On Earth

Sorry, at the end of the previous post, I should have said Wednesday and Thursday. We arrived here from Chula Vista around noon, and checked into the hotel. 601 more words

Maiden Voyage