The new "Oceans" column will appear bimonthly in Proceedings. It is written bv Dr. Don Walsh, who has been involved with all aspects of national and international uses of the sea for the past 40 years. "Oceans" is intended to provide the naval and maritime professional with information about significant scientific technical and operational activities relating to uses of the world ocean. Dr. Walsh served as a career naval officer from 1954 to 1975 and was a member the Naval Institute's Board of Control from 1971-73. He has operated his marine consulting practice, International Maritime Inc., since 1975.
"JYC" (Zheek) was 87 when he died in June. "Renaissance man" is overused these days, but it truly defined Jacques Yves Cousteau. Consider that he: