Monday, December 31, 2018
Thursday, June 2, 2016
Watch: Four and a Half Minutes of N. Atlantic Lighthouses in Storms
According to the uploader this footage is all of lighthouses in the Iroise Sea off northwest France. Special shout out to anyone who can name all them.
Monday, October 19, 2015
China’s Lighthouses in Spratlys Beckon Recognition from Passing Ships
By Greg Torode HONG KONG (Reuters) – The next time the United States sends warships by China’s man-made islands in the disputed South China, officers aboard will have to...
Friday, May 22, 2015
This Guy Saved a Famous Martha’s Vineyard Lighthouse by Moving It
Chewing a cheap cigar atop an old bulldozer, Jerry Matyiko is at work in his office -- the stunning, colorful and rapidly eroding cliffs of Gay Head on the island of Martha’s Vineyard. Matyiko is in town to rescue a local treasure.
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Daredevil French Lighthouse Keeper Performs Crazy Aerial Transfer
Next time you think you have it rough while riding the Billy Pugh from the crewboat to the rig, thank your lucky stars you don’t need to go back and...
Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Power of the Ocean – Huge Waves and Heavy Seas | 3 Incredible Videos
In the words of the great John Bossie “Mother Nature and the Sea are extreme forces that must be respected at all times.” Here are some videos that illustrate the...
Thursday, June 7, 2012
Passing The Torch – The Future Of A Historic Lighthouse
Today the following article appeared in the official blog of the US Coast Guard and, while it appears to be A story of the federal government supporting local communities, it...
Friday, May 18, 2012
SPOTD – Fraggle Rock, err…St. Anthony’s Lighthouse
This Ship Photo of the Day goes out to Wiltshire native and professional photographer, James Lewis. James is finishing up his degree at the University College Falmouth this year and this was...
Sunday, February 19, 2012
Maritime Monday for February 20, 2012: Alas Poor Yorck; The Raid on Scarborough
What is naval power for? There is no permanent answer. Unlike land-based military might – designed for the conquest of human-occupied territory – sea power has had different functions at...
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, July 30, 2008
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