Tag: boats

May 11, 2020

This Craftsman Built His Own Off-Grid Houseboat and It’s Beautiful

This Craftsman Built His Own Off-Grid Houseboat and It’s Beautiful

The 700-square-foot, self-built float home is fully off-grid with solar power, a pellet stove, a composting toilet, and an evaporation grey water system that ensures nothing is dumped overboard

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Nov 11, 2019

Beluga Whale Near South Pole Plays Fetch with Rugby Ball

Beluga Whale Near South Pole Plays Fetch with Rugby Ball

This is so surreal, I have so many questions

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Nov 4, 2019

Trying to Cook in the Rough Seas of the North Atlantic Looks.. Rough

Trying to Cook in the Rough Seas of the North Atlantic Looks.. Rough

Life in the North Atlantic can make even routine tasks like cooking a challenge

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Jan 21, 2019

Cities at Sea: How Aircraft Carriers Work

Cities at Sea: How Aircraft Carriers Work

The capital ship of any fleet that can afford it

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Oct 17, 2018

Britain’s Weird and Wonderful Houseboat Village in West Sussex

Britain’s Weird and Wonderful Houseboat Village in West Sussex

Using spare parts from old buses, missiles and planes, each boat has its own unique look and feel

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Oct 15, 2018

American Troops On Their Way Home from WWII

Official U.S. Navy photo via the New York Historical Society

Crowded ships like this brought back troops for months after V-Day

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Aug 30, 2018

So a Gyro Stabilizer on a Boat is Pretty Cool…

So a Gyro Stabilizer on a Boat is Pretty Cool…

A powerful (and expensive) gyroscope can be quite effective at eliminating boat roll

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Aug 15, 2018

The RNLI’s Newest All-Weather Lifeboat is an Engineering Marvel

The RNLI’s Newest All-Weather Lifeboat is an Engineering Marvel

It’s the first RNLI lifeboat designed and built entirely in-house

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Jul 18, 2018

Just a Guy Kayaking Behind Two Wakeboard Boats

Just a Guy Kayaking Behind Two Wakeboard Boats

Well not just any guy, it’s actually Pro Kayaker and 3x Red Bull World Champion Dane Jackson

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May 8, 2018

This Guy Has Spent the Last 7,300 Nights at Sea

This Guy Has Spent the Last 7,300 Nights at Sea

For the past two decades Mario Salcedo has been a full-time resident on Royal Caribbean Cruises

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