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Congratulations to Captain Belinda Bennett, the first black female captain of a cruise ship.  Captain Bennett has sailed for Windstar ..read more
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Last week, the Ellen, the world’s largest all-electric ferry, completed its maiden voyage in Denmark. From a press release by Leclanch ..read more
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If you haven’t been in Times Square in New York City within the past few decades, it has been transformed into a realm of light and ..read more
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Apparently, Monday was World Photography Day. In its honor, a bit belatedly, here is a photo of Brunel’s revolutionary ship, SS Great ..read more
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On or around August 20th, 1691, four hundred years ago today, the privateer White Lion made landfall at Point Comfort, Virginia. Short on ..read more
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The shrinking of the Okjökull glacier from Sept. 14, 1986 (left) to Aug. 1, 2019.Photo: NASA (AP) The Okjökull glacier, northeast of ..read more
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Sad news reported by ClassicSailboats.org. The 114-year-old sailing yacht Iolaire was lost off Ibiza in late July. She ran ashore after an ..read more
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Graphic: NEOLINE Neoline, a French designer and operator of cargo sailing ships, is partnering with car manufacturer Groupe Renault, ..read more
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Today is “National Rum Day” in the United States. Why? Why not? In observation of the day, it seems worthwhile to consider the role of ..read more
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On Wednesday, 16-year-old Swedish climate activist, Greta Thunberg, set sail from Plymouth, England on a racing yacht bound for New York. ..read more

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