Capt. Greg Thornton

Red sky at morning…

red sunrise

… sailors take warning. Red sky at night, sailors’ delight. Dating back to biblical times, this ancient rhyme was upheld both by mariners and shepherds as sound Jewish wisdom. Although not entirely accurate, for the most part, mariners could and can broadly forecast using this rhyme. If the morning skies are of an orange-red glow, Red sky at morning…

Norseman International – First Yachting Company to Do Business via NFT’s

1200 | Monday, November 1st, 2021 When friend and fellow crypto enthusiast Johnny Caplan and the team at Tech Talk Media caught wind of how Norseman International had been on the cutting edge of doing business with their high-end yachting clients – accepting crypto currency via NFT contracts – they graciously extended an invitation to Norseman International – First Yachting Company to Do Business via NFT’s

Professional Captain Services

Professional Captain Services Newport | The Hamptons | NYC | Annapolis | Miami Services include: Sailing & Motor Yacht ° Management ° Orientations ° Deliveries ° Charters ° Lessons

Canadian Geese Migration

Capable of covering over 680 miles in a day, and averaging 54 days of migration flight.  These magnificent aviators travel incredible distances each season for purposes of breeding and securing food. They then return to their exact place of birth. You wouldn’t think so these days however, these species of geese were actually going extinct Canadian Geese Migration

Advection Fog

0800 | Saturday, August 21st, 2022 Out of all the weather conditions that a mariner can encounter, I’d be willing to bet that there’s the unanimous consensus of fog being high on the list. Caused by relatively warm, moist air flowing over a colder surface, advection fog can seem to appear out of nowhere – Advection Fog