The Ark and the Polar Research Ship

According to Scientific American, Simon Armitage was commissioned to write the poem “Ark” to commemorate the 9/19 naming of a new polar research ship, the RSS Sir David Attenborough.
The poem makes clear allusions to the biblical tale of the ark, and we can see its relevance to creation care. I think it’s cool that Scientific American published this. (Don’t worry, the poem is short and easy to understand.) Read Ark

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Thanks for sharing. It’s nice to see science and literature come together, and also nice to see that there’s nothing threatening about ark references – no particular organization has a corner on them. :slight_smile:

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