The setting in which most of the first story, Ship breaker, takes place. Because of a shallow coast many ships find them-selves getting stuck near Bright Sands beach. This leads to large companies like Comcast taking advantage of the many beached ships there and paying people like Nailer a minuscule amount of money to scavenge valuable materials from the ships. This is where Nailer and the rest work on going in the ducts of ships to find copper wire for new ships