David Witt

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A house burns after an earthquake in Ridgecrest, California, US July 5th, 2019. Photograph: Jessica Weston/Daily Independent via Reuters

Emergency officials and residents in the high desert of southern California braced for potentially dangerous aftershocks from a major earthquake that (...)

John Fisher about to head out on deck of Scallywag during leg seven of the Volvo Ocean Race  from Auckland to Itajai, Brazil, on   March 24th

With the remaining six boats competing in the Volvo Ocean Race safely past the notorious Cape Horn, the seventh boat that crew member John Fisher was (...)

Crew members of Turn the Tide on Plastics take advantage of the rain to have a shower on deck during the second leg of the Volvo Ocean Race from Lisbon to Cape Town. Photograph:  	Sam Greenfield/Volvo Ocean Race

I probably won’t eat fish ever again. So it turns out my crossing the equator ritual came down to a choice between my hair or biting the head off a f(...)

The Turn the Tide on Plastic boat is hit by a wave at the start of leg two of the Volvo Ocean Race from Lisbon to Cape Town. Photo: Ainhoa Sanchez/Volvo Ocean Race

Did I mention previously that racing on these Volvo Ocean Race 65-footers is like being drenched in a constant fire-hose? Well forget that. It’s much(...)

Annalise Murphy on board Turn the Tide on Plastic during Stage One  of the Volvo Ocean Race from Alicante to Lisbon. Photograph: Jen Edney/Volvo Ocean Race

We’re somewhere in the Atlantic and lying mid-fleet on our way to Lisbon via Madeira on Stage One of the Volvo Ocean Race. It’s a little less windy n(...)