Old Lost Sea

Old Lost Sea is a natural history of Newfoundland & Labrador.

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Where an epoch lies

Gallipoli is perhaps the most infamous battle of the First World War. It is also the first place the Newfoundland Regiment saw action in that war. Why then was it such a key location, and why were the Newfoundlanders there?

Trouble on the high seas

Newfoundland’s connection to the eastern Mediterranean might not be immediately obvious, but it has actually played an important role in a century of political, geographical and geological conflicts there.

Green bay hackers

For thousands of years, the Baie Verte Peninsula has proven very rich in mineral pickings. Such a concentration of strange and valuable commodities in a small area invites the inevitable question: why?

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