Me-Now-Views; Less Speak More Peek

February has been biting hard outside the Hutch...






























































































































With the occasional respite...

Menoducational; Dive Dive Dive

Over on the TAKE bloggy, the presence of a cable-laying ship on last weeks' Tuesday post caused a little measure of doubt in one commenter's reaction to it. He was inclined to think that satellite had taken over communications. For television and radio that would almost certainly be the optimum. You'd think. Even news programs now rely more and more on internet communications and the truth is the majority of that is still very much earth-bound. In fact, The Cloud lives under the sea. I provided (as is my wont) some reference for that reader. Among my searches, this little vid clip appeared. It tells you all you need to know about why we have cable-laying ships still plying the oceans.