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Peace and the Blue Space

While on a work placement year in New Zealand, I worked on a social and environmental project that revealed peace to be the most valued cultural/social value from the coastal and marine space. 36 more words

Art

Antique Metal Bound Trunk Box Shipping Rail

An antique metal bound trunk complete and in good shape. Some marks on the fabric interior, and one handle side missing.

Item Measurements

92 cms x 58 cms 64 cms high.

Rubb’s swan song

The Swan Hunter Shipyard buildings that were located in the dockyards on the banks of the River Tyne are historically well known as an iconic industrial image of the North East. 410 more words

Ports

あびき

長崎地方気象台

副振動とは数十分周期の港湾の振動で、長方形の容器に水を入れ、一方の端を持ち上げて少し傾けてから元に戻すとしばらく水全体が左右に振動するのと同じ現象です。

30~40分周期

海水が川を遡る。

Met Articles

Lundy's Puffins - a conservation success story!

As a kid I was obsessed with puffins. I grew up on the North Devon coast, with views across the bay to their home on Lundy Island, so these clown faced-penguins were a bit of a legend to me. 284 more words

WILDLIFE

Arthur James Wetherall Burgess, Glendale, The brotherhood of seamen 01 CLASSIC WORKS OF ART, MARINE PAINTINGS - WITH FOOTNOTES, #113

Arthur James Wetherall Burgess

Glendale

The brotherhood of seamen

National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London

Although the rescue incident shown in this painting is fictitious, the ship, ‘ 308 more words

Cephalopod Week!

It is cephalopod week on NPR (one of my favorite radio stations) and I wanted to share some fun facts about these amazing creatures.  If you don’t know, cephalopods are a class of marine animals under the phylum Mollusca (a.k.a. 662 more words

Water