09.01.16

What could be more beautiful, more thrilling to watch than a horse, mane and tail flying, as it races along a Vineyard beach? Add a surfer, towed by the horse, and you get the new sport of, well, horse surfing. This spectacular event takes place in early fall on the edge of Sengekontacket Pond.

By Brooks Robards

09.01.16

The hidden world of underwater sound is now available to anyone with an Internet connection, thanks to the Watkins Marine Mammal Sound Database presented by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.

By Sara Brown

09.01.16

For pure pulse-racing, adrenaline-surging angling mayhem, the narrow channel known as The Gut has no equal when false albacore or “Little Tunny” invade in late summer and early autumn.

By Kib Bramhall

08.01.16

No one is certain why northern long-eared bats are surviving on the Vineyard when they are dying everywhere else. But the search is on.

By Alex Elvin

08.01.16

The things that only night swimmers and fisherfolk have seen.

By Remy Tumin

08.01.16

The Chesapeake may be crab country, but their same famed blue crabs – the ones New England restaurateur and cookbook author Jasper White has called “the gold standard for crab cocktail” – swim along our shores, too.

By Vanessa Czarnecki

08.01.16

Some have called the Andrea Doria the Mount Everest of shipwrecks. But in early June, a manned submersible successfully visited the wreak, bringing back new sonar images.

By Sara Brown

08.01.16

Hiding in plain sight.

By Kib Bramhall

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