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July 26, 2021

Musings from Dawn Watch

Caleb Rosen, Teaching Assistant/Deckhand

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Happy Local Apparent Boxing Day!

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July 25, 2021

Motion in the Ocean

Lucy Katzman -Tranah & Eden Raich, Tamalpais High School & The Berkeley Carroll School

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Today was quite a day. From our first day of official sailing through 4-6 foot swells with 5 force winds on the Beaufort scale to whales breaching very close to the ship, we have had our share of exciting experiences.

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July 24, 2021

Local Apparent Christmas Eve

Sophia Garms, A Watch, St. Mary’s College of Maryland

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It was the night before (Local Apparent) Christmas and all the ship, not a sailor was snoring, not even a bit.

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July 24, 2021

We’re Underway!

Kate Kringel & Ari Harris, Richard Montgomery High School & Cambridge Rindge and Latin School

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Today we started our first “real” watch rotation!

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July 23, 2021

Swim Call!

Eily Montenegro & Aidan J. Baitsell, New Hyde Park Memorial High School & Fox Lane High School

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The temperature is at 80°F with cloudy weather and a light breeze from the East North East.

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July 23, 2021

A Day on the Seamans

Noah Rixom, A Watch, East Tennessee State University

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Today started as many other do. I was lying awake in my bunk when my fellow watch mate, Kelly stopped by to make sure I was awake and ready to attend today’s watch meeting.

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July 22, 2021

Type Two Fun

Kelly Morgan, A Watch, University of California, Berkeley

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We have turned east, rounding the upper curve of our grand circle through the North Pacific Gyre.

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July 22, 2021

Starting the Voyage

Seán S. Bercaw, Captain

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The sea component of SAS II is off to a grand start.

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July 21, 2021

Velellaland, Keel Lasers & Baguettes

Christina Netta, B Watch, New York University

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Hi readers.  I reckon that today’s blog title makes little sense. So let me explain; these are what I think should be the subheadings to fragment the past 24 hours. We’ll get to it soon.

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July 20, 2021

A Day of Night

Ava Stasiw, Chief Mate

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By now, it’s no surprise to our readers that life is patterned differently out here on the ocean. Time is no exception.

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