August 2, 2018 RSS feed / Nature

The Leviathans Just Offshore

OUTDOORS

If you sail south out of Newport past Block Island for about 25 miles, then take a right and head west for another 15 miles, you will be over Block Channel. More...

The Art of Scrimshaw

Humans have long hunted whales for various reasons. Through the 1850s, nearby New Bedford was the main whaling port in the world. At its peak, more than 300 vessels and 10,000 men shipped from New Bedford annually. More...