by Maryam on Thursday, April 25, 2013 No Comments
Polar stratospheric clouds or PSCs, also known as nacreous clouds, are clouds in the winter polar stratosphere at altitudes of 15,000–25,000 meters (49,000–82,000 ft). They are best observed during civil twilight when the sun is between 1 and 6 degrees below the horizon. They are implicated in the formation of ozone holes.
by Maryam on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 No Comments
The Hydropolis Underwater Hotel and Resort was a proposed hotel, designed by Prof. Roland Dieterle that would have been the world’s first underwater luxury resort. It was planned to be situated 66 feet (20 m) below the surface of the Persian Gulf, just off Jumeira Beach in Dubai, and projected to cost $300 million to construct.
by Sylvia on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 No Comments
History can come up with great stories of legends; common people from the past and each have significance. Just as in the case of Victor Noir. Many might not know him, but a visit to the Père Lachaise Cemetery will make his tombstone stand apart and very unique in its own way.
by Maryam on Monday, April 22, 2013 No Comments
Iguazu Falls are waterfalls of the Iguazu River on the border of Brazilian state Paraná and Argentine province Misiones. The falls divide the river into the upper and lower Iguazu. The Iguazu River rises near the city of Curitiba. It flows through Brazil for most of its course.
by admin on Sunday, April 21, 2013 No Comments
The process of finding a job, as anyone will tell you, is a humdrum and most depressing one. Sending applications, resumes, curriculum vitae and cover letters to every part of the globe and receiving no replies are a painful fact, but surely it is the only way to gain employment in this increasingly stressful working world? Not inevitably. Take a look at some of the more bizarre methods that desperate people have used to hunt down and obtain jobs.
by admin on Friday, April 19, 2013 No Comments
The water of the lakes and the many resources of the Great Lakes basin have played an important role in the history and development of the World. They are an important part of the physical and cultural heritage of the world. Only 3% of the Earth’s drinking water is drinkable and the Great Lakes are the largest surface freshwater system on Earth. These lakes are also used for trading and food.
Here is the top 5 Great Lakes of the World.
by Maryam on Tuesday, April 09, 2013 No Comments
We all are well aware of aloe vera but there are also other amazing succulent plants. Haworthia cooperi grows stemless and sprouts often. 20 to 40 upright, oblong lanceolate, rapidly tapering leaves form a rosette with a diameter of up to 12 centimeters. The bluish-green, slightly translucent, fleshy leaf blade is swollen. Their tip is sharpened or cropped. The leaf surface has usually reddish veins. Exposed leaves are purple. The marginal spines are, if present, is less than 2 millimeters.