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On Tuesday, August 27th, sophomores and juniors of Yap Catholic High School joined the crew of Okeanos Waa’qab and Okeanos Ambassador along with members of the Yap Department of…

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A fleet of Okeanos Vaka Motus arrived in Yap, Federated States of Micronesia to a traditional welcoming ceremony for the captains and crew who sailed more than 4,000 miles. As…

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Visiting the ruins of Nan Madol in the Federated States of Micronesia is like stepping into an Indiana Jones movie. Twisted trees sprout from the massive, moss-covered stone columns…

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Pacific voyagers from several countries are expected to sail into Pohnpei this June on two newly built traditional, fossil fuel-free sailing canoes — Okeanos Palau and Okeanos Waa’qab —…

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On the evening of November 11, 2018, the ‘Okeanos Messenger’ arrived at Pohnpei’s port, ready to serve Pohnpei’s outer islands. Pohnpei officially welcomed the vessel this morning in a…

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Aug 13, 2018

The Wayfinder

From remote Ulithi to Hawai‘i, Max Yarawamai has navigated his way through an extraordinary life The first time I met Max Yarawamai, in the fall of 2015, we were…

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Larry Raigetal, a master navigator from Lamotrek, Yap, is scheduled to lead a special six-week courseon traditional seafaring navigation and climate change, starting Monday, at the University of Guam….

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What more important moment in the life of a canoe than when she leaves the land to reach her new home, the Ocean? Thursday the 5th 2018, at the…

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