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Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean Reboot Lands Chernobyl Writer

With all the reboots and remakes on...
Tiny Caribbean Island is the Only Place with Cist Graves in the Americas

Tiny Caribbean Island is the Only Place with Cist Graves in the Americas

Stone cist graves on the Caribbean island of Saba are found to represent a cultural continuity with the burial practices of rural 17th-century...

Sargassum seaweed links Amazon rainforest fires and the Caribbean Islands

Back on the British Virgin Islands, Horton says it’s been an “educational journey” since the rafts of Sargassum wafted in back in 2011.The...
The matelotage contract awarded the plunder to the significant other of any pirate who died. This helped prevent fights over treasures. (Alonso de Mendoza / Public Domain)

Be My Matelotage! The Civil Union of 17th Century Pirates

Love strikes hard like the broadsiding from a warship, leaving both splinters and buckshot in one’s heart. When it hits, there's nothing anyone...
An example of mollusk-rich fossiliferous limestone (St John, J / CC BY 2.0)

Conch Bar Caves: The Largest Non-Submerged Cave System of the Caribbean

The Turks and Caicos Islands (often abbreviated to TCI) are a British Overseas Territory known primarily as a tourist destination and as an...

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