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Maritime Ode, a one-man tour de force from Portugal's best - DC Theatre Scene

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DC Theatre Scene

Maritime Ode, a one-man tour de force from Portugal's best
DC Theatre Scene
The poem “Maritime Ode” is a signature work of Portuguese poet Alvaro De Campos, also known as Fernando Pessoa. Written in 1915, it flows as a sort of artistic stream of consciousness, following the narrator's mental journey through the entire history ...

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Spray paint on ancient rocks elicits reaction - Hurriyet Daily News


Hurriyet Daily News

Spray paint on ancient rocks elicits reaction
Hurriyet Daily News
said Former Bodrum Underwater Archaeology Museum Director and archaeologist Ayşe Temiz in a statement criticizing the vandalism. “This is shame; I can't call it ignorance because most of the people in the group are educated people. This is no different ...

The Final Frontier of Net Neutrality: The Space Internet - Slate Magazine

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Slate Magazine

The Final Frontier of Net Neutrality: The Space Internet
Slate Magazine
Part of that will come from extending connectivity into rural areas, and part of it will come from applications in aviation, maritime, oil, and gas.” Elon Musk has been more aggressive in his public ambition, claiming that beyond delivering rural ...

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Quinn Appears on Skyline Honor Roll for Third Straight Week - Maritime College Athletics

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 03/23/2015 - 12:52

Quinn Appears on Skyline Honor Roll for Third Straight Week
Maritime College Athletics
NEW YORK, N.Y. – For the third straight week, Maritime sophomore midfielder Jane Quinn (Oakdale, N.Y./Connetquot) of the Maritime women's lacrosse team was selected to the Skyline Conference Honor Roll as announced by the league on Monday.

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Erik Larson: 'I want people to be able to sink into the past' - The Guardian

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 03/23/2015 - 11:41

The Guardian

Erik Larson: 'I want people to be able to sink into the past'
The Guardian
Larson is much more eager to talk about maritime history, a passion that links this book with his earlier Thunderstruck, set a few years earlier aboard a different transatlantic liner, and telling the story of the chase to catch a murderer. “There is ...
Erik Larson's 'Dead Wake' is graphic, but not grippingKansas City Star
Review: 'Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania' by Erik LarsonBuffalo News

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Exclusive: CIA Director John Brennan provides insight into agency overhaul to ... - Fox News

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Exclusive: CIA Director John Brennan provides insight into agency overhaul to ...
Fox News
BRENNAN: The CIA has an obligation to make sure we're able to work in all the various domains, the physical domain, maritime, aviation. But the digital domain has continued to grow and evolve. That digital domain is going to be used by terrorist groups ...

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Japan, Indonesia Strengthen Defense Ties - Wall Street Journal

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Wall Street Journal

Japan, Indonesia Strengthen Defense Ties
Wall Street Journal
The leaders of Japan and Indonesia said Monday they would work together to maintain peace in the region at a time of tensions between China and its neighbors over maritime territorial disputes. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Indonesian ...

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Lighthouse site on market for $2.6 million - Rochester Business Journal

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Lighthouse site on market for $2.6 million
Rochester Business Journal
“It's a seldom-available parcel and the chance to own a piece of maritime history,” said Bob King, associate real estate broker with Re/Max Realty Group, who is selling the property. “It is one of the treasures on the Lake Ontario shores.” It is the ...

Free guided walks of King's Lynn's Hanseatic heritage - Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 03/23/2015 - 06:12

Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Free guided walks of King's Lynn's Hanseatic heritage
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
The Custom House as seen from the river. Picture: Ian Burt. Town guides in King's Lynn will play an important part in this year's celebration of the port's rich maritime history and its links to other Hanseatic towns and cities. Share link. shares ...

Titanic never leaves the minds of International Ice Patrol crew - Worcester Telegram

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Titanic never leaves the minds of International Ice Patrol crew
Worcester Telegram
"Icebergs are not a winter phenomenon," said Joseph Murphy, a professor of marine transportation at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts. Greenland glaciers shed bergs that drift south along the Labrador Current and into ...

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Titanic never leaves the minds of International Ice Patrol crew - Worcester Telegram

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Titanic never leaves the minds of International Ice Patrol crew
Worcester Telegram
"Icebergs are not a winter phenomenon," said Joseph Murphy, a professor of marine transportation at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts. Greenland glaciers shed bergs that drift south along the Labrador Current and into ...

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A floating history lesson drops anchor in New London - theday.com

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A floating history lesson drops anchor in New London
theday.com
On Sunday afternoon, Ed T. Van Breen of the New Netherland Museum explained the mission of the replica ship as he led a guided tour for City Councilor Michael Passero and John Johnson of the Connecticut Maritime Heritage Festival, who helped arrange ...

More history in the making - Ballymoney and Moyle Times

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 03/23/2015 - 03:09

Ballymoney and Moyle Times

More history in the making
Ballymoney and Moyle Times
For the first time in maritime history, the Commonwealth Flag was raised onboard all ships belonging to the fleets of the world's leading cruise lines, P&O & Cunard Line. This unique initiative, now in its second year, has caught the imagination of ...

Father of Singapore Dies Aged 91 - The Maritime Executive

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 03/23/2015 - 02:35

The Maritime Executive

Father of Singapore Dies Aged 91
The Maritime Executive
He particularly fostered the country's maritime industry through state investments in strategic port and shipping developments. He established infrastructure, industrial zones and training colleges, and he set ... U.S. President Barack Obama described ...
'Father of Singapore' Lee Kuan Yew Dies at 91TIME
Entering the Post-LKY EraThe Independent Singapore News (blog)

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Chalupa named and christened - St. Augustine Record

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 03/22/2015 - 23:57

St. Augustine Record

Chalupa named and christened
St. Augustine Record
PETER.WILLOTT@STAUGUSTINE.COM St. Augustine Maritime Heritage Foundation volunteers work on their Chalupa longboat under a handmade boathouse on the grounds of the Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park in St. Augustine on Tuesday, Aug. ... Foundation ...

Canoe shows off strength, dependability - Herald Times Reporter

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Herald Times Reporter

Canoe shows off strength, dependability
Herald Times Reporter
Probably older than the wheel, the birch-bark canoe was the genesis of our long and storied maritime tradition. Wisconsinoutdoorfun.com: Read more about canoeing in Wisconsin. For Europeans ... Those who propelled the great bark boats of our earliest ...

SeaLand: A famous name returns to the seas - MiamiHerald.com

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MiamiHerald.com

SeaLand: A famous name returns to the seas
MiamiHerald.com
SeaLand, a company that helped pioneer containerized cargo, has a long history in the Americas, and that made its relaunch in January much easier. It had its roots in ... That's especially true for people who have been in the maritime industry for some ...

3 Years On, China, Japan, South Korea May Resume Leaders' Summit - The Diplomat

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 03/22/2015 - 18:18

The Diplomat

3 Years On, China, Japan, South Korea May Resume Leaders' Summit
The Diplomat
Such a summit has not taken place in over three years due to rising regional tensions stemming from, among other issues, differing interpretations of history and territorial disputes — the foreign ministers of these three countries last met in 2012, a ...
China, Japan and South Korea hold renewed talksBBC News
Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hong Lei's Regular Press Conference on March ...MFA China
(LEAD) Seoul FM has bilateral talks with China, JapanYonhap News
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What's happening in Cenla education - Alexandria Town Talk

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Alexandria Town Talk

What's happening in Cenla education
Alexandria Town Talk
She also is the co-editor of "Louisiana Women: Their Lives and Times and Louisiana Legacies: Readings in the History of the Pelican State." Allured will be at the Westside Regional Library in Alexandria on Thursday from 6-8 ... Teachers also will spend ...

'Father of Singapore' Lee Kuan Yew Dies at 91 - TIME

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 03/22/2015 - 16:37

TIME

'Father of Singapore' Lee Kuan Yew Dies at 91
TIME
TIME once made Lee Kuan Yew cry. It was the fall of 2005, in Singapore, during nearly five hours of interview spread over two days. The conversation had turned to family and friends, and faith as a source of strength in the face of adversity. “I would ...
Entering the Post-LKY EraThe Independent Singapore News (blog)

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