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Jul 30 - Aug 8, 2015
Eight days of sailing from the Azores to the Canaries across the North Atlantic Gyre assisting scientists on data collection on plastic pollution, exploring the wider context and causes of this key environmental challenge, and debating all sorts of solutions
Aug 22 - 31, 2015
Jump off the hamster wheel of everyday life and join us for a big adventure with a bigger purpose.
May 22 – 30, 2015
Join the crew of Sea Dragon for an exciting sail through the Sargasso Sea to the beautiful island of Bermuda.
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One thing we can all agree on is that we had the adventure of a lifetime, one that we’ll be writing about for months to come. As the mission leader, I hope that everyone will also reflect on the anthropogenic challenges humans are placing on the oceans, and contemplate ways we can make the world a better place.
The wonders of this expedition add on, with each passing day and it becomes increasingly difficult for me to do a rating from 1-10. The star-canopied sky brings immense pleasure on Night Watch. Yesterday, Shanley, Ally and I spoke about the constellations. I tell them how my father taught my siblings and me, to identify the Great Bear, with its shape like a question mark. In India, we also call it the “Saptarishi,” or the Seven Sages with the little star, next to them, symbolic of the steadfast wife of one of them, Arundhati. At Hindu weddings, whatever the time of the day, the groom takes his bride out and points out to that star.
The proximity of close confines can bring with it bonding (as the days, move on) or it could work the other way. So far, it has been a good journey with each one displaying a keenness for peaceful co-existence in the time that Chance or Providence has brought us together. The shared laughter, the pulling together and the learning will stay with me for the rest of my years.