Friday, August 12, 2011
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Friday, July 29, 2011
BP Evacuating Three US Gulf Platforms For Tropical Storm Don
HOUSTON (Dow Jones)–BP PLC (BP, BP.LN) said Thursday it is pulling all personnel from offshore oil platforms located in the southern Green Canyon area of the U.S. Gulf of Mexico as a...
Friday, May 6, 2011
Poll – What is the most dangerous weather condition at sea?
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Monday, January 31, 2011
Thursday, December 16, 2010
Cold Temps Create Icehouse er, ice-lighthouse, on Lake Erie
Photo By Petty Officer 2nd Class Lauren Jorgensen, USCG Shown here is the Cleveland Harbor West Pierhead Lighthouse, on Lake Erie after a large storm swept across the mid-west bringing...
Wednesday, December 8, 2010
Cruise ship encounters heavy seas in Drake Passage, loses power to one engine
Check out this video of the Antarctic cruise ship, Clelia II, as it “limps” back to Argentina in heavy seas. The vessel, with 100 passengers and 60 crew, lost power...
UAV technology to help British sailing team by predicting weather
The use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) has been a popular topic of discussion here at gCaptain and has been associated with a variety uses ranging from aerial surveillance to...
Saturday, November 13, 2010
Fairplay 22 Tugboat Capsize – Incident Photo Of The Week
Photo By Ronald On November 11th the tug Fairplay 22 got underway to assist the ferry Stena Britannica in her transit to the Stena Terminal, Hoek van Holland, in rough...
Tuesday, November 9, 2010
Tuesday, November 2, 2010
Training Ship Fryderyk Chopin – Incident Photo Of The Week
Fryderyk Chopin-Tall-Training-Ship The Fryderyk Chopin lost both its masts when it was hit by gale-force winds about 100 miles southwest of the English coast on Friday. With the 182-foot long...
Friday, October 1, 2010
Tuesday, September 7, 2010
Tuesday, July 27, 2010
Tuesday, July 13, 2010
NASA to take a birdseye view of hurricanes like never before
Forum member and unofficial gCaptain weather guru, Fredwx, points us to an interesting article detailing NASA’s Genesis and Rapid Intensification Processes experiment, which aims to provide scientist with an unprecedented...
Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Friday, May 28, 2010
Loop Current re-alignment reduces threat of Oil to Florida Keys and Atlantic Coast
Earlier this week we showed how NASA was keeping on eye on the Gulf of Mexico’s Loop Current. Today, Dr. Jeff Master’s of Weather Underground explains how a major re-alignment...
Thursday, May 27, 2010
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