Coastal Studies Institute Looks at Pamlico Sound Shipwreck

Science on the Sound Looks at Pappy’s Lane Shipwreck From a shipwreck and marine archeology to harnessing the energy of the Gulf Stream, Coastal Studies Institute on Roanoke Island is does very interesting work. That’s why their Science on the Sound series always seems to be so interesting. And the lecture coming up this Thursday, … Continue reading Coastal Studies Institute Looks at Pamlico Sound Shipwreck

The Outer Banks, WWII & the Battle for the Atlantic

World War II was fought on the doorstep of the Outer Banks. The Battle for the Atlantic ravaged Allied shipping from the Caribbean to the North Sea and the coastal waters of North Carolina saw some of the heaviest losses. In March of 1942 more than 70 ships were sunk off the coast of North … Continue reading The Outer Banks, WWII & the Battle for the Atlantic