"When you ask me what I am doing today, and I say "nothing". It does not mean O am free. It means I am doing nothing". - This is a great quote! Instead of having to come up with a story of what I really am doing.
FLIP is an open ocean research vessel. The ship is a 108 meters long vessel designed to partially flood and pitch backward resulting in only the front 17 meters of the vessel pointing up out of the water.