A stranded windsurfer was rescued Saturday south of San Francisco's San Mateo Bridge after radioing the Coast Guard for help.
For the second time in 18 months, a bottlenose dolphin needed a little help to get untangled from a snare of discarded fishing line.
Navionics, manufacturer of electronic charting and navigation data, and Northport Systems Inc., which manufactures Fugawi navigation software, introduced the Navionics NavPlanner2, powered by Fugawi.
Mike Atherton remembers only parts of May 9 and then just glimpses over the next two months. His life changed forever after the 33-foot boat he was on exploded on Tampa Bay. Besides Atherton, 13 others, all family members, were on board that day. Atherton was the most seriously injured.
The fabled Jules Verne Trophy, given to the fastest sailors to circle the globe, is currently held by Bruno Peyron, who sailed with crew aboard Orange 2 in 2005 with a time of 50 days 16 hours 20 minutes at an average of 17.89 knots.
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