iOS app Android app

Maritime History

Alpena a Haven for History Buffs and Outdoor Enthusiasts

Lisa Carpenter | Posted 11.10.2016 | Travel
Lisa Carpenter

History buffs seeking outdoor adventure will believe they've struck gold when visiting the city of Alpena on Michigan's east coast. Alpena is rich with both -- many times in the same activity or attraction.

The Sea Connects All Things

Peter Neill | Posted 02.02.2014 | Green
Peter Neill

I sign all my email messages with the phrase, "The sea connects all things." What interests me is that the responses don't necessarily indicate agreement or understanding of what is a powerful, certain declaration. What does the sentence actually mean?

Atlantic Memory

Peter Neill | Posted 09.02.2013 | Green
Peter Neill

In late June I had a wonderful assignment through World Ocean Observatory to interview Bernard Cadoret, a scholar, publisher, editor, and innovator --...

Let Titanic and Its Victims Rest in Peace

Stephen M. Coan | Posted 07.17.2013 | Science
Stephen M. Coan

The Titanic remains the most haunting maritime disaster in history. But its fate, and those of the 1,500 lost souls on board, should be a call to action for all of us. Maritime history should be preserved and protected, not plundered.