When the Panama Canal was finished in 1914 it was never even a thought that one day it wouldn’t be big enough. Although everyone knew the laws of displacement quite well, no one could foresee that one day ships would be so big that, as the Canal neared the million ship mark, they would have to make it wider. And now there is word that a company out of China wants to make another bigger canal just up the road in Nicaragua. Is bigger always the answer?
Jamie Devane is one […]