September, 2013 Archive

Written by

Spring is here, people are getting back outside to hang out in the sun

Video| Views: 685

Already we are boldly launched upon the deep; but soon we shall be lost in its unshored, harbourless immensities. Ere that come to pass; ere the Pequod’s weedy hull rolls...

Read More

Written by

Polar Circle Trip

Nature, Reviews| Views: 2860

At that moment Starbuck caught sight of Stubb’s face slowly beginning to glimmer into sight. Glancing upwards, he cried: “See! see!” and once more the high...

Read More

Written by

All night a wide-awake watch was kept by all the officers, forward and aft

Featured| Views: 1156

“The Lakeman now patrolled the barricade, all the while keeping his eye on the Captain, and jerking out such sentences as these:—’It’s not our fault; we...

Read More

Written by

Now, in that Japanese sea, the days in summer are as freshets of effulgences.

Uncategorized| Views: 1640

Both were silent again, as one man. The grey dawn came on, and the slumbering crew arose from the boat’s bottom, and ere noon the dead whale was brought to the ship. The...

Read More

Written by

New technology: Jet engine turbines in future airplanes

Uncategorized| Views: 817

Presently it swung full upon us and—stopped. The tension on our nerves was near the breaking point, and I doubt if any of us breathed for the few moments he held us covered by...

Read More