Joan Wickersham

Jan/Feb 2022

The Infrared Camera

By Joan Wickersham

A MILLION BRIGHT LIGHTS Vasa is affected by your body heat, your breath and your clothing, which may be wet from rain. The museum receives a million visitors annually. The […]

Jan/Feb 2022

The Other Joan

By Joan Wickersham

On August 10, 1628, only minutes into her maiden voyage, the Swedish warship Vasa sank in Stockholm harbor, capsized by a small gust of wind that came down through a […]