O.k. Massive Container Ship, let’s admit it: It can make you feel a bit down on yourself, can’t it? You just can’t get into the cool ports these days. Ships line up for ages and some meanie with a clipboard decides who gets in....
Sailors have always accepted rescuing those in need at sea as a moral imperative. If people on the water need help, you help them. The current Syrian refugee crisis has brought into stark relief the fact that, though those in the shipping industry are...
The more things change, the more they stay the same. For centuries, explorers dreamed of finding a navigable route through the Arctic, the fabled Northwest Passage. Over hundreds of years a great many people died, and many others became really, really cold searching for...
Chinese investors refer to market trading as “stir-frying”. I have a Chinese friend named Annie. Like most of the products we all use every day, Annie was made in China. Like many Chinese people, Annie takes great pride in cooking Chinese food the traditional...