Monthly Archives: March 2015

ECWG April talk on explorers’ discovery of WW II remains on Pacific island

  Harry Brooks, MED93-Sweeney  award, presented a talk “From Butaritari’s Coral Reefs to Arlington Cemetary ”  on April 11 ECWG dinner at the Cosmos Club. It centered on his group finding the WWII remains of an American Marine on Butaritari, … Continue reading

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Are Americans risk takers?

Outside events of possible interest: Zocalo Public Square thinks some ECWG members might be interested in free event about risk taking. Are Americans risk takers? Do Americans really possess a propensity for risk? What explains it, and how does it … Continue reading

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Craig Cook, MD MN’01 helps construct a coral table in Belize.

Member’s Activities: Craig Cook, MD MN’01, presented a talk, Breathold Diving Physiology, to a group of Boston University Marine Scientists and graduate students at Calabash Marine Laboratory, Blackbird Cay, Belize. While there he participated in the construction of a coral table that … Continue reading

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Curt Westergard MN’10 participates at Smithsonian’s Hazy Center

Member’s Activities:  Curt Westergard MN’10 As part of the STEM 30 education program for NASA TV Curt Westergard displayed his company’s aerostat balloon inside the Smithsonian Institute’s Air and Space Museum  (Hazy Center, Dulles) for two days. Curt commented: “History … Continue reading

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Circumnavigators invite ECWG members to event

The Circumnavigators are inviting members of the Explorers Club Washington Group to its annual black tie dinner at the Cosmos Club on Saturday, April 11. The link below to “Magellan Event RSVP Flyer” takes you to a PDF file with all … Continue reading

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