Good Morning November 9th 2018.
Today in 1620, Pilgrims aboard the Mayflower sight land at Cape Cod Massachusetts.
It's the birthday of Carl Sagan (1934) who said "For small creatures such as we the vastness is bearable only through love."
"What if we could bottle solar energy so it could be used to power our homes and factories even when the sun doesn't shine?" Article by Wayt Gibbs.
Wish I could attend one of this guys lectures, He's funny (I think).
Ruth Gates, Empath, Marine Biologist, That Studied Coral's And How to Improve Them to Survive Global Warming Has Passed...“Losing her feels like a horrible metaphor.”
"Reefs also come in various forms. Some scientists are looking for so-called bright spots that are disproportionately vibrant and resilient despite the challenges they face. “Ruth herself was our bright spot,” says Rebecca Vega Thurber of Oregon State University. “Losing her feels like a horrible metaphor.” Article from The Atlantic.
First time I got to go on an international snorkel/dive trip was to Belize in 1981. I was fifteen and we drove down in a Datsun Pickup full of dive gear, and a portable compressor, back then it was hard to find a place to fill your scuba tanks, years later I decided it was time to take a break from my Job and see Belize through a greybeards eyes, to say that San Pedro Belize has changed is an understatement, they even have a hyperbaric Facility. I will post here about snorkeling,traveling, and stuff that happens along the way. Thank You for visiting! Burnie