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lighthousesoftheworld · 2 days ago
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Mouro Lighthouse, Mouro Island, Bay of Santander, Cantabria, Spain (retouched) - Author Vanbasten 23 - License CC BY-SA 3.0
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kafkasapartment · 11 hours ago
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Ceylon Sails, 1957. Gleb Derujinsky. Pigment print on 100% cotton paper
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ltwilliammowett · 3 months ago
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Sailing the HMS Bounty 2010 from Maine to Puerto Rico, at this point she was off Bermuda. The filmer Marc Castells had the camera on his head and he said that the weaves were over 18 feet ( 5,5 m) tall
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equatorjournal · 3 months ago
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Prince sailing on his boat, Lake Minnetonka, summer 1977.
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captainwaltons · a year ago
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It’s a real shame that running away to sea isn’t considered a common career alternative anymore :/
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lighthousesoftheworld · 2 days ago
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Ivan Aivazovsky (1817–1900) - Sea Coast at Night. Near the Lighthouse - Берег моря ночью. У маяка (1837)
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ltwilliammowett · 6 months ago
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Take a ride with the swedish east indianman Götheborg off the Cape of Good Hope
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fuckyeahfluiddynamics · 2 months ago
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Tokyo 2020: Sailing Faster Than The Wind
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It's a bit mindboggling, but by exploiting physics and geometry, a sailboat can reach speeds faster than the wind propelling it. Steve Mould demonstrates how in this video using some cool tabletop set-ups. (Image and video credit: S. Mould) Missed some of our earlier Olympics coverage? Check out how to optimize oar lengths for rowing, volleyball aerodynamics, and the ideas behind future swim technologies. Read the full article
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one-time-i-dreamt · 3 months ago
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I was sailing across the Atlantic and my teeth were completely in the wrong spots and I had to push them back into place with my tongue. I didn’t really question it.
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playadepanama12 · 6 months ago
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