Maritime Musings > April 2011
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Bottomry
A unique conditional loan, secured by the ship itself

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 4/5/2011 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Biofouling
It’s more than just barnacles

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 4/8/2011 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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SS United States
A retired American passenger ship with a storied history and an uncertain future

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 4/12/2011 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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SS Great Eastern
A huge and revolutionary ship too far ahead of its time

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 4/22/2011 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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The 1755 Lisbon earthquake and tsunami
In a preview of recent events in Japan, a European capital was laid low by natural disaster

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 4/19/2011 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Macondo well and Fukushima Daiichi
Many commonalities

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 4/15/2011 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Sea squirt
Invasive species or food source?

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 4/26/2011 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Gyrocompass
Keeping ships on course for the past century

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 4/29/2011 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments