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 groupie stop to appreciate the secret identities of some of history’s most illustrious “… http://deepseanews.com/2014/04/beyond-the-plunder-the-misunderstood-life-of-pirates/

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 groupie stop to appreciate the secret identities of some of history’s most illustrious “…

http://deepseanews.com/2014/04/beyond-the-plunder-the-misunderstood-life-of-pirates/

 When does an analogy become useless?  How about when it’s less exaggerated than the actual facts being analogized?  Take the oft-used “needle in a haystack” analogy.  That one has been trotted out many times during CNN’s intensive coverage of the search for Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 i… http://deepseanews.com/2014/04/mh370-and-the-proverbial-haystack/

When does an analogy become useless?  How about when it’s less exaggerated than the actual facts being analogized?  Take the oft-used “needle in a haystack” analogy.  That one has been trotted out many times during CNN’s intensive coverage of the search for Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 i…

http://deepseanews.com/2014/04/mh370-and-the-proverbial-haystack/

 This is a sea glider. And an unusually filthy one at that…
Someone hand me some soap PLEASE.
Seagliders spend their time flying up and down between the sea surface and the deep ocean again and again and again, all the while measuring the vital signs of the ocean (temperature, salinity and… http://deepseanews.com/2014/03/was-there-an-epic-war-or-an-epic-romance-between-this-robot-and-a-squid/

This is a sea glider. And an unusually filthy one at that… Someone hand me some soap PLEASE. Seagliders spend their time flying up and down between the sea surface and the deep ocean again and again and again, all the while measuring the vital signs of the ocean (temperature, salinity and…

http://deepseanews.com/2014/03/was-there-an-epic-war-or-an-epic-romance-between-this-robot-and-a-squid/