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Louis Jordan, Sixty Six Days Adrift — What Really Happened?

Reading about sailing in the media is often like reading a mystery story. The question is not, however, “who done it?” but “what really happened?”  The reports of Louis Jordan who was found adrift in his disabled sailboat off Cape … Continue reading

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Bombed Out Blizzards, Hurricanes and the Gulf Stream

A major blizzard is heading for the US Northeast coast today. It has been given the name Winter Storm Juno.  If the prediction models are accurate, Juno may set a new record for snowfall in metropolitan New York City.  So, it … Continue reading

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