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... in 1512 but…many believe that
Christopher Columbus actually landed there as early as 1492. There is even a monument in his honour so I
think I will lean toward him being the first discoverer proper….anyway….Grand
Turk had one resource which others wanted to get their hands on and make money
from. Not diamonds….nor any other gems
for that matter. What Grand Turk has is
salt. The Bermudians, realising how
... notecards, so we'd be fine, and then he casually walked away. Our group started freaking out. Our nerves were insane and we felt so unprepared to talk to the leader of a country. After freaking out all morning, especially after he arrived in full suit with security and council, we found out after lunch that the governor didn't want to wait to go diving, so wouldn't be listening to our presentation. We were off the hook. In the afternoon, a bunch of us ...
... with professors (and it's ok for a professor to ask you to get dressed in order to talk)
- It is possible to buy an island out of ice cream
- "Dolphins are douches" -Edd
- "Punks and hippies are like 1 leather jacket away from each other" - Rob
- "Every time we lose a dog, we get a new one" - Edd
- Power words are the best way to speak
- Van beats bush
- The universe giveth (and the universe taketh)
... out. Randomly, as we are driving, the van just shut off and we jolted to a stop. For the next few minutes, our intern made calls and tried to figure out the problem. We all just kept singing, completely used to random changes in plans. Our professor came and rescued us and we hopped into the other van to get to the beach. Once at the beach, we set up our tent, built a fire, and started roasting marshmallows. The stars were clear and filled ...
... us what it was. My partner and I honestly had no clue. As we measured the regular species' of fish, all the fisherman, some townspeople, continued debating what it was. No one had ever seen that type of fish before. Our intern joined us before long and took some photos. She at least had a guess of what the mystery fish could be. While we didn't get to measure the 4 lionfish brought in, I did get to measure the mystery fish and a ...