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Coming on Site, Old vs. New

Yesterday, we arrived at our second site with little fanfare or excitement, which is a far cry from what it was like in the DSDP days.  With the advent of GPS, determining where a site is and how we stay on site is very different from the early days of drilling. 

A Gold Star or a Big Red Cross

I had really been looking forward to Easter Sunday on this wide expanse of Pacific.  I had often heard about holidays on The JR and this was my opportunity for first-hand experience.