Throughout the years my dad and I have had some duke-out contests wrapping the holiday gifts. We aren’t just talking about fancy bows and ribbons here.…View More Have you been nautical or nice? Take your present wrapping game to the next level
In celebration of success, to savor the beauty of life, or to soften the pitfalls of experiments gone awry, alcohol has always been an integral part…View More Five New Delicious (and Fittingly Strong) Cocktails in Honor of Dr. M.
You know when you have too much time on a Sunday. (Or you actually don’t, but you spend too much time on something absolutely unproductive…but…View More My Other Ride is the Belafonte
Like seashells but are sick of social media? Hate Facebook but need a hearty dose of marine invertebrates? Want a bigger malacological meal rather than…View More Malacology Monthly: Pilot Episode
Much to the dismay of many of my lab mates, I am unable to do science without some form of musical entertainment. I have even had…View More Bringin' Shanty Back
Buccaneers, Charlatans, Marauders, and Swashbucklers. Throughout the centuries, our booty-hoarding friends have been branded by many rather dubious labels. Yet seldom does the average gangplank…View More Beyond the Plunder: The Misunderstood Life of Pirates
Ye landlubbers may think yer sage from pirate treachery by hiding on yer dry shores, but ye be WRONG! Many a crusty ship urchin floats…View More Pirates in unexpected places
Welcome to Cocktail Week! This week we will bring you a fusion of marine science and spirits all shaken not stirred. Each post will bring…View More Welcome to Cocktail Week!
Ever dreamed of owning your own ship? Sail the seven seas? Pillage? Adventure? Explore strange new worlds, seek out new life and new civilizations, boldly…View More Building Spanish Galleons 101
An absolutely charming video that explains the different rigs of tall ships. (Thanks Rachel W!)View More Know Your Tall Ships