The Maritime Gallery at Mystic Seaport announced the Southeastern Connecticut venue will open its 2016 season on April 30 with “New Horizons in Modern Maritime Art,” an exhibition and sale of original works of art by leading maritime artists.
Steve Shapiro, who was dubbed ‘Captain Calamity’ by the British media because he had been rescued so many times, has now sold his yacht, Nora.
Is it finders keepers or a kind of hostage taking when a commercial fisherman “rescues” an oceanographic buoy adrift off Monterey, Calif., and won’t give it back to the U.S. Geological Survey until the agency pays him for his trouble?
The ARM Cuauhtémoc (kwawˈte.mok), tall ship of the Mexican Navy, will visit New London, Conn., May 2-6. The ship will be open for tours, and its crew is expected to visit the Coast Guard Academy, Mayor Michael Passero announced.
Adventurer Martin Frey has made history by becoming the first person to have scaled the seven summits and sailed the seven seas, arriving in after a month at sea battling some of Mother Nature’s worst conditions in the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race.
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