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A Tsunami of Invaders

A new study led by Williams-Mystic scientists shows that plastic marine debris may be significantly increasing the transport of non-native species across the world’s oceans.

2017 International Marine Art Awards

The Maritime Gallery at Mystic Seaport honored 11 artists at the opening of its 38th Annual International Marine Art Exhibition.

Viking Helmet, 7th century. Copyright: Gustavianum, Uppsala University Museum.

The 2018 Exhibition Schedule

Vikings, the Vinland Map, tragedy in the Arctic, and a pingo are all coming to Mystic Seaport next year.

Rosenfeld: Sneak Ability

Their uniquely designed quiet muffled approach and high-speed retreat capability limited damage to PT boats in World War II.

2017-18 Adventure Series

The Adventure Series has been hosted for more than 65 years and provides a unique opportunity to meet adventurers firsthand.

The Uptown Eclipse

Morris Rosenfeld shot the total eclipse of the Sun in New York City on January 24, 1925..