English sailor, painter, writer, and illustrator, born in Norwich.He was confined to bed for much of his childhood (he suffered from a mysterious heart complaint), had little formal education, and was mainly self-taught as an artist. From 1928 to 1933 he traveled with circuses in Britain and abroad, and he wrote three illustrated books on the circus in the 1930s. However, he became best known for landscapes and portraits.
It can get rough out at sea. Riding upon her is not for the faint of heart or the easily distracted. Dagmar Aaen on her "Ocean Change" Expeditions by Arved Fuchs. Underway from Ushuaia Argentina to Piriapolis in Uruguay. Footage by Arved Fuchs, Felix Hellmann and Heimir Harðarson.
I grew up during the space era when all things came to a halt during a space launch. If you were a kid during that time sitting in a classroom the teacher would wheel in a television set and all the youngsters watched with rapt attention as the rocket lifted up into the heavens carrying our brave astronauts who set out to explore the great void of space.
Thank you, John Glenn. You were a great inspiration. Rest in peace on your final voyage into the great unknown.