Physics of Sailing

PHYSICS – In this video adapted from QUEST, take a sailing lesson from a San Francisco-based sailing club and […]


Boiler Operator Lab Practical

CHEMISTRY – You are a steamship boiler operator. Boiler water must be regularly tested to ensure it is in […]





Immigration and Disease

SCIENCE – Steamship companies had to inspect their passengers for diseases. Before leaving the port, the companies had […]


Navigation Equipment

TECHNOLOGY – Read the chapters below on navigation equipment like the Sextant and Compass from John Favill’s Primer of […]