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We invite you to share our exciting story in your articles, magazines and blogs--in print and online--and on television and through social media. We will post the latest news and announcements to this Media section on a regular basis. Be sure to download any media assets you may need from our online media kit. If you have any questions or specific needs, or would like to arrange a media tour or interviews, feel free to contact Brent Beall at 251.436.8901 or bbeall@gulfquest.org.

FREEZE THE BALLS OFF A BRASS MONKEY

"Brass monkeys" were metal trays on the decks of warships. Cannon balls were stacked atop each one. In very cold weather, the balls would shrink (due to thermal contraction), shift, and fall off the brass monkeys.