Five Things

Five related things + a creative curator + a link to the coast = a good way to use five minutes of your time.

Ocean Rx
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Five Marine Organisms That Are Good for Your Health.

The Original Container Ships
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Big ships plus lots of money equaled handy profits for Spain when it ran the world’s first trans-Pacific trading enterprise.

Coveted Clams
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Shucking these five bivalves will cost you.

All Three Sides of the Story
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Five geographical triangles that shaped the ocean’s history. 

Fear Ocean
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For some, the ocean is a mesmerizing wonderland; for others, it’s a terror-inducing cesspit of horrors. Here are just five of the many coastal-...

Getting the Drift
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Messages in bottles are not just good fun; they’re also good science.

Hazardous Waters
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Five perils that you can encounter at sea, and where they’re most likely to strike.

Five Islands We Are Really Sick Of
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An island stay sounds dreamy, but the reality of these five quarantine islands was often a nightmare.

Close Encounters with a Big Squid
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Giant squid are so elusive they seem mythical. Here are five places that prove they’re real.

The Sea Shanty Revival
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Black humor and familiar tunes make for deck-stomping good times.

Five Aquarium Fish Best Left in the Ocean
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For some fish, life in an aquarium dooms their very existence.

New Wave in Art
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Profiles of five artists who find creative inspiration in beach debris.

Coastal Villages that Moved Away
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Build a dam, Sam. Set off a bomb, Dom. Block a view, Lou. There are at least 50 ways to move your coastal village, but we’ve narrowed it down to...

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