Lobster Diver Grabbed, Spit Out by Whale, And Other Close Encounters

“This is how you’re going to die,” thought Michael Packàrd, a commercial lobster diver out of Provincetown, Massachusetts. “In the mouth of a whale.” Packàrd guessed that he was trapped for 30 to 40 seconds before the whale spit him out in a gush of whitewater on the surface, where his shipmate ultimately pulled him to safety. Luckily, Packàrd only

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Hunting for Connection: Texas Nonprofit Encourages Vets to Bond with Nature, Each Other

Suicide and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have become widespread issues within the U.S. veteran community. According to the 2019 National Veteran Suicide Prevention Annual Report, the most recent data available, an average of 16.8 veterans died by suicide each day in 2017. The report is compiled and published by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs. While most people are aware

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