Science Mission: Behind the Scenes

Story and photos by Petty Officer 3rd Class Grant DeVuyst Most Coast Guardsmen will tell you that running a Coast Guard cutter is a full time job. Engines and generators need constant attention, hungry mouths need to be fed, the […]


unmanned underwater vehicle

The science of safety

Story and photos by Petty Officer 3rd Class Grant DeVuyst Inside the thick red hull of the Coast Guard Cutter Healy, a multitude of crewmembers, scientists and support staff hustle to and fro, performing their various jobs in preparation for […]


Fostering relationships through emergency response

Alaska!  It is a land of wonder and grandeur, a land steeped in beautiful vistas and peppered with native communities each is as distinct as they are unique from each other. Knowing these communities, their people and their unique cultures […]