Journeys in Google Earth: Roz Savage rowing from Australia to Mauritius Island near Madagascar

Check out the inspiring endeavours of Roz Savage, “I’ve done it! After 5 months and 0 days at sea, I am absolutely over the moon to be back on dry land, surrounded by friends and wellwishers – and, of course, my dear mother. I have just become the first woman to row across the “Big Three” oceans of the world – the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian.”

Check out the inspiring endeavours of Roz Savage,

I’ve done it! After 5 months and 0 days at sea, I am absolutely over the moon to be back on dry land, surrounded by friends and wellwishers – and, of course, my dear mother. I have just become the first woman to row across the “Big Three” oceans of the world – the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian.

Roz’s high-tech row boat is just off the west coast of Mauritius Island near Madagascar.

Gulf of Mexico oil slick said to be five times bigger than previously thought

Check out this article on the recent sinking of an oil rig and subsequent spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

Apparently, this is far bigger than any ocean spill ever.

Check out this article on the recent sinking of an oil rig and subsequent spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

Apparently, this is far bigger than any ocean spill ever.

This bugs me. It appears they can’t even do much about it.

I really think there should be something that makes these failures prohibitively expensive.