Saving the Great Barrier Reef, from Coal!

Saving the Great Barrier Reef, from Coal!

Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is one of the planet’s most inspiring treasures. The Great Barrier Reef is also confronting almost insurmountable perils. Over the last several years as a result of climate change, we have witnessed, repetitive and extreme,...
National Geographic’s Encounter Ocean Odyssey

National Geographic’s Encounter Ocean Odyssey

So, a buddy says “I want to show you one of the most incredible diving experiences” and you say “sure let me grab my swim suit” and he says “you don’t need one” and he takes you to Times Square. You have got to be kidding? Of course you know lots of weird stuff goes...
The Prettiest Christmas Trees are Underwater!

The Prettiest Christmas Trees are Underwater!

Are we in the Christmas spirit yet? The malls are packed, none-stop Christmas carols on the radio, and it’s snowing where I live, so it should be a guaranteed white Christmas. Since we live in the country, we have a tradition that starts during the fall when we start...
The Very Curious Nautilus

The Very Curious Nautilus

We have brought to you articles on the amazing octopus and the chamelean cuttlefish, now we are turning our attention to a related but very different marine creature. The chambered nautilus has remained essentially, unchanged for over 400 million years, inhabiting the...
Responsible Voluntourism

Responsible Voluntourism

As a tourist you can have tremendous impact on the places and people at your destination, especially if traveling to less developed locations. Your travel dollars can provide benefits to local communities in the form of employment, education and health care, but be...
Outlaw Ocean: Slavery on the High Seas

Outlaw Ocean: Slavery on the High Seas

152 years ago on December 18, 1865, human slavery was abolished in the United States, after the most brutal war in American history. The Amendment freed millions of slaves and ended the saddest chapter in American history, however it did not end slavery. That...
Ocean Opportunity: Project Coordinator with Bow Seat

Ocean Opportunity: Project Coordinator with Bow Seat

Ocean Opportunity: Bow Seat has a job opening as Project Coordinator of their Ocean Awareness Programs. Bow Seat is a Boston-based nonprofit working to inspire the next generation of ocean caretakers through education and engagement with the arts, science and...