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From the Fishing Boat to the Classroom

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 10.14.2014 | Education
Naphtali Hoff

When it comes to teaching, there are two sides: the part that we sign up for (engagement, relationships, imparting wisdom, etc.) and the "necessary evils" (lesson planning, grading, meetings, supervision, etc.) that we can all do without.

Ahoy, Matey! Enjoy a Nautical Theme -- Without Being Trapped on an Overcrowded Cruise Ship

Oyster | Posted 08.31.2014 | Travel
Oyster

While a nautical theme can make for fun hotel decor all year round, we can't help but enjoy it a little more in the summer when the timing feels particularly fitting.

Little Girl Saves Capsized Boat With Her Crazy Legs

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 06.08.2014 | Weird News

Unless you are living a seaborne lifestyle, you probably don't run into the "oh man, my boat has capsized again" problem very often. But this Baja...

Voyage of the New World

Mark Eveleigh | Posted 07.30.2014 | Travel
Mark Eveleigh

Her looks might be respectfully olde-worlde but Dunia Baru (New World) has brought hundreds of years of Sulawesi shipbuilding traditions to a level of near-perfection.

An Ode to Rebel Parents

Dana H. Glazer | Posted 06.10.2014 | Parents
Dana H. Glazer

Like all good rebels, rebel parents challenge our hyper-protective, fear-ingrained, consumer-driven lives, and frankly, I think we are a lot better off with them throwing caution to the wind than we are with the more pervasive absentee or "helicopter" parents.

What Does The Boat Say?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 02.24.2014 | Comedy

"I liked the part where he said BRWABLGABLWRABRABLA," says one YouTube commenter. We 100% agree. Via Tastefully Offensive...

"Gone Fishing"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 10.22.2013 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima If legendary composer George Gershwin had also been a fisherman, one of his greatest works might have been "Porgy and Bass." I could...

'This Guy Really Delivers'

Jerry Zezima | Posted 06.15.2013 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

With apologies to Nathaniel Hawthorne, who is dead and can't sue me, I live in the House of the Three Gables. When the vent in the main one, the Clark gable, was gone with the wind after a recent storm, my wife, Sue, asked me to fix it.

Boats of Doom: 18 Nautical FAILS

Oliver Noble | Posted 10.05.2012 | Comedy

With summer coming to a close it’s our last chance to enjoy the misfortunes of people injuring or otherwise humiliating themselves during water spor...

How Could the Sinking of the Titanic Have Been Prevented?

Quora | Posted 07.11.2012 | Travel
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Chris O'Regan, Amateur Titanic enthusiast from Brisbane 1. Titanic could have been constructed with...

PHOTOS: 7 Cruises That Help You Stay Fit At Sea

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 07.04.2012 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Enjoy your vacation without taking home extra pounds as a souvenir.

Crew Rescued From Burning Boat

Posted 02.20.2012 | World

Dramatic footage released by Iranian state television shows nine crew members being rescued from a burning boat. In the video above, black smoke billo...

Bizarre Boatjacking Compared To Infamous 'Craigslist Killer'

Posted 09.03.2013 | Crime

UPDATE: Leutbecker was ultimately charged with one felony count of robbery with a firearm. The County Clerk's office told the Huffington Post Leutbeck...

Sailing In A Giant Duck? Whatever Floats Your Boat

Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

Ducks are great swimmers -- but they also make for great boats. At least according to shipbuilder Christian Bohlin, who sailed his eye-catching duc...

A Man In A Boat

Tom Matlack | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tom Matlack

What does it mean to be a good man? I am admitting here, for my grandfather's sake, that the answer is not as straightforward as I'd once imagined.

Details of 18th-Century 'Ground Zero Ship' Revealed

Yahoo! News | Andrea MustainOurAmazingPlanet Staff WriterLiveScience.Com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

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Pro Athletes Tour the Gulf, Share Their Thoughts

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Avital Andrews

Today a group of professional athletes and Olympians boarded a fishing boat to tour the oil devastation on the Gulf Coast. Then they held Sierra Club-hosted conference to share their impressions of the damage.

Photo Appears To Show John F. Kennedy With Naked Women

TMZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TMZ has obtained a never-before published photograph which appears to show John F. Kennedy on a boat filled with naked women -- it's a photo that cou...

Moby-Sick

Jerry Zezima | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jerry Zezima

"Seasickness is mostly mind over matter," said Capt. Joe, adding that he used to get sick as a boy when he went on fishing trips with his father and uncles. "You grow out of it."

Unemployed Single-Mom Weathers Bad Economy On Small Boat

Central Florida News 13 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Florida may be a great place to have a boat, but for one family, boating has become their worst nightmare as the tough economy has kept them anchored....

Boat Carrying Haitian Migrants Capsizes, 113 saved, 85 missing

AP | JENNIFER KAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos — Rescuers searched by sea and air Tuesday for nearly 70 Haitians after an overloaded sailboat ran aground and ...