John Gage shows us the difference in scale between a Coast Guard cutter at the North End base and a couple of kayaks in Boston Harbor.
Follow Cookie watched a boat doing donuts in the inner harbor this morning.
Adam Castiglioni noticed this floating helipad docked by Long Wharf today.
On Tuesday, police and Aquarium biologists investigated the remains of a basking shark in the Reserve Channel. This morning, Nichole spotted what appeared to be the same shark floating in the water off the JFK Library on Columbia Point.
When Scott Eisen went out into Boston Harbor today, he took his drone with him.
Capt. John Greland went along with the marine unit and Aquarium folks to recover a large dead shark this morning.
Danielle Gilchrist reports the harbor at Charlestown seems awfully soapy today.
Royal Caribbean's Anthem of the Seas is the largest cruise ship to ever dock in Boston.
Boston City Councilor Sal LaMattina says he sometimes gets frustrated with the otherwise beautiful view from Piers Park in East Boston: He can see the Seaport in South Boston, but knows the only way to get there by public transportation is via three subway lines and a bus. Read more.
Thomas Mann reports he paddled out to Thompson Island in Boston Harbor this morning - and spotted this coyote. It's the first time he's ever seen one on one of the harbor islands.
Neil was among those who enjoyed the rainbow (or in some cases, rainbows) after the rain squall that moved through around 4:45 p.m. - heralding the polar front that sets us up for Sunday's nor'easter. He had a front-row seat overlooking the Boston Fish Pier and the harbor.
More photos of the squall and the rainbow action, with bonus hail video from the Back Bay (and now with photos from the second rainbow round around 6:30 p.m.):
The Herald reports.