Maine http://www.kunc.org en Craft Beer Reaches New Depths As Mainers Brew A Batch From Seaweed http://www.kunc.org/post/craft-beer-reaches-new-depths-mainers-brew-batch-seaweed More craft breweries are using exotic ingredients in their creations these days. There are ales made with all kinds of fruit, beers infused with coriander and other spices, stouts brewed with oysters — even beer made from yeast scraped off 35 million-year-old <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2014/07/15/331723450/captain-ahabs-revenge-brewing-beer-from-an-ancient-whale-bone">whale bones</a>. But what about a beer made with seaweed?<p>At <a href="http://www.marshallwharf.com/">Marshall Wharf Brewing Co</a>. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 07:42:00 +0000 Jay Field 58866 at http://www.kunc.org Craft Beer Reaches New Depths As Mainers Brew A Batch From Seaweed In Maine, Even With A GPS, You Can't Get There From Here http://www.kunc.org/post/maine-even-gps-you-cant-get-there-here Once a standard fixture at every gas station, good old fashioned paper maps have all but folded in the digital age. But, there are places that can baffle your high tech gadgets.<p>Getting yourself lost in a rural state is an easy thing to do. Pavement turns into dirt track, and before you know it, you're driving through miles of woods and boulders, and your GPS isn't helping.<p>"Where it's an electronic device and has batteries and relies on a satellite signal, there's a lot of things that can go wrong," says Bryan Courtois, a search and rescue specialist. Mon, 02 Sep 2013 08:45:00 +0000 49093 at http://www.kunc.org In Maine, Even With A GPS, You Can't Get There From Here In Canada, Maine Lobstermen Get Both A Rival And A Tutor http://www.kunc.org/post/canada-maine-lobstermen-get-both-rival-and-tutor There's nothing quite like the sweet, succulent taste of Maine lobster. Thu, 22 Aug 2013 06:53:00 +0000 48651 at http://www.kunc.org In Canada, Maine Lobstermen Get Both A Rival And A Tutor On A Rocky Maine Island, Puffins Are Making A Tenuous Comeback http://www.kunc.org/post/rocky-maine-island-puffins-are-making-tenuous-comeback Rocky, windswept Eastern Egg Rock, about 6 miles off the coast of Maine, was once a haven for a hugely diverse bird population. But in the 1800s, fishermen decimated the birds' ranks — for food and for feathers.<p>When ornithologist <a href="http://www.audubon.org/dr-steve-kress-vp-bird-conservation-director-seabird-restoration-program">Stephen Kress</a> first visited 40 years ago, the 7-acre island was nearly barren, with only grass and gulls left. Not a puffin in sight. Wed, 21 Aug 2013 19:35:00 +0000 48636 at http://www.kunc.org On A Rocky Maine Island, Puffins Are Making A Tenuous Comeback Shipyard To Get $54 Million To Scrap Arson-Damaged Nuclear Sub http://www.kunc.org/post/shipyard-get-54-million-scrap-arson-damaged-nuclear-sub A Maine shipyard where an employee set fire to the USS Miami <a href="http://www.pressherald.com/news/Miami-inactivation-work-to-be-done-at-Kittery-shipyard.html">will get $54 million to scrap the nuclear submarine</a> after the Navy decided the damage from the blaze was too great to justify repairs.<p>The Los Angeles-class attack submarine, which cost $900 million when it was commissioned in 1990, was set on fire May 23, 2012, while it was being refit in dry dock at the <a href="http://www.navsea.navy.mil/shipyards/portsmouth/default.aspx">Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine.</a> It w Thu, 08 Aug 2013 19:45:00 +0000 Scott Neuman 48116 at http://www.kunc.org Shipyard To Get $54 Million To Scrap Arson-Damaged Nuclear Sub