There's been a lot of talk about BP's offshore deep water oil exploration. This article appeared in the business journal Quartz in January. The risk of an oil spill is only a small aspect of the overall impact of this renewed oil exploration. It's totally worth a read. If they do find new oil reserves, Nova Scotia and it's people will be forever changed. ... See MoreSee Less
It was in the turbulent Pacific waters off Corona del Mar 90 years ago when Duke Kahanamoku, the celebrated Hawaiian surfing and Olympic swimming titleholder, proved once again to be a genuine American champion. He is the subject of a Google Doodle today.