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COVID-19 Community Heroes

While the majority of us are practicing isolation for the safety of ourselves and others, there are those who are on the front lines, helping our country to successfully navigate this unprecedented time. Here we salute our 11 local heroes, they deserve our endless support.   1. The Honourable Premier David Burt, and Ministers Caines and Wilson: Their decisive action, frequent communication and cool headedness is everything we need right now. 2. Hospital Workers: Those who put themselves at risk…


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Cave Research Aided by a Robotic Helper: A donated remotely operated vehicle will further research on marine organisms

The rare and ancient microorganisms that live in Bermuda’s submerged caves intrigue BIOS marine ecologist Leocadio Blanco-Bercial, but venturing into these dark, remote spaces to document and retrieve samples is often logistically difficult, not to mention dangerous. When a colleague…


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Opinion Piece on T.N. Tatem Middle School’s Permanent Closure

TN Tatem Middle School was permanently closed yesterday, marking the nadir of a four year saga that has seen walk-outs, sick-ins, protests and angry parents — all stemming from a problem with mould in the building that was going to cost $3m…


HSBC in the Community

The Transformational Support Services Programme Continues to Empower Women

In 2019 the Women’s Resource Centre (WRC) and HSBC Bank Bermuda Ltd. partnered to launch a pioneering programme focused on education, life skills and employability for disadvantaged women. Five months into the first programme, we speak to two participants who…


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Tiny and Tested in Bermuda: Inexpensive Deep-Sea Camera System Lands Cover of Oceanography Journal 

A Bermuda-tested camera that is so small and lightweight that it can rest on top of a credit card, yet robust enough to withstand pressure from tons of ocean water while capturing video and photos at depths up to 18,044…

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We’re Giving Away 90 New Subscriptions to Celebrate Our 90 Years!

In celebration of The Bermudian's 90th birthday, we're giving away 90 new subscriptions to the magazine! If you want to be entered to win a subscription, simply type in your email below. Note that this giveaway does not apply to…