Miami is a city in flux. Over the past five years, nearly 500,000 people have moved to South Florida, and more than 65 percent of those new residents came from outside the United States. Local news site The New Tropic launched in 2015 with the goal of helping Miamians, both new and old, make sense...
West Coast Maritime Training is adding more classes The deadline for the STCW Leadership and Managerial Skills required training is quickly coming due – 31 December 2016. It is not enough just to have the certificate in hand, but a mariner must have their mariner credentials endorsed by NMC to be valid. Show More Summary
The methane vents reveal more clues about our mysterious oceans, and they also could tell us more about climate change.
A funky, unsung (and still problematic) classic that helped break down barriers on the West Coast. Continue reading…
Well, now we know why Twitter decided to move its earnings report to before the market opens (when the West Coast will conveniently, largely be asleep). Bloomberg is reporting that the company may cut up to 8% of its staff, or around 300 people, and that the cuts could be announced as soon as this week. Show More Summary
In an example of how little is actually known about what goes on in the world’s oceans, researchers recently discovered 500 “new” (newly discovered, that is) methane vents off the west coast of the US. “It appears that the entire coast...Show More Summary
A lot of the industry watchers that follow Twitter are out here on the West Coast, where the company is based. And for good reason! The Twitter diaspora exists in a large force out here and are great to keep in touch with in order to keep context, and it’s important to be in general geographic proximity of the company’s headquarters. Which is part of the reason we’re… Read More
Here on the West Coast it seems like there are new wineries popping up all the time, but what does it take to be a successful wine maker? We asked Kathryn Hall, author of The Perfect Score, to share some insights.
It’s time to forget about the theory focusing on West Coast teams traveling poorly into east-coast time zones and instead give credit to preparation. The Oakland Raiders beat their fourth consecutive opponent outside the Pacific Standard time zone with a 33-16 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Silver and Black controlled the game throughout. Show More Summary
The graffiti crew K2S reunites years after the West Coast tagging movement began.
A small town in Ireland is continuing to give Apple a huge headache. The Californian tech giant wants to build an €850 million (£757 million) data centre just outside Athenry, in County Galway, on the west coast of Ireland. But the company has faced stiff opposition from local residents and businesses who don’t want it […]
While the Toyota 2JZ isn’t quite the ubiquitous engine swap as the SBC or the LS, the straight-six still manages to make its way in between the frame rails of a good diversity of cars, trucks, and other vehicles, as this recent roundup from Stance is Everything shows. Mustangs, rat rods, even a Lada… […]
A small town in Ireland is continuing to give Apple a huge headache. The Californian tech giant wants to build an €850 million (£757 million) data centre just outside Athenry, in County Galway, on the west coast of Ireland. But the company...Show More Summary
Back in support of his recent Campaign project, Ty Dolla $ign delivers the official music video for “Stealing.” The track is a more mellowed-out, soothing jam from the West Coast crooner, as the Michael Jurkovac-directed visual in turn follows the stripped-down approach by featuring Ty directly in front of the camera, simply performing the tune. […]
Encroaching waters off the coast of Togo, Ghana, Mauritania, and others are destroying homes, schools, fish, and a way of life.
The feud between Chicago's infamously mouthy hot-dog stand and their West Coast competition is as fun as the baseball itself. [ more › ]
By SwimSwam on SwimSwam Having already competed against #9 Florida at the All-Florida Invitational as well #18 Ohio State and #20 LSU at the FGCU Classic, the Trojans and Bruins represent the Eagles' fourth and fifth ranked opponents this season. Read the full story on SwimSwam: FGCU Faces USC, UCLA Among Others in West Coast Swing
Words: Josh Rakic Photography: Courtesy of Dirty Old Wedge A man-made freak of creation at the east end of the Balboa Peninsula in Newport Beach, The Wedge is notorious. Pitching at 25 feet when reflected waves from the jetty combine...Show More Summary
TweetFlying about and perching up there, way up high, like Pale Male of New Yawk City:
Using a remotely operated vehicle, researchers aboard the Research Vessel Nautilus discovered. They discovered about 500 seeps, which doubles the previously known US west coast amounts.