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Fishing with Bare Hands

Fishing with Bare Hands.

It’s spring was warm, people start to think about camping trips to the forest walks and fishing enthusiasts – after „the pond”, with hook … But instead of routine fishery with regular pan you good – and that has its charm – not you want to learn something new? At least to see how others do? Here’s an exciting and adventurous as method includes: fishing with bare hands. A brand new series from Discovery Channel shows how some fishing without rod, cordless nothing but equipment with which he endowed nature, some splendid fish, fisherman’s dream.


Fishing with bare hands

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Scris de pe Martie 26, 2012 în Animals, Biology, Nature, News, Science, Zoology


Fish with Legs Missing Link in Evolution Chain

Fish with Legs Missing Link in Evolution Chain.

If vertebrates that lived for the first time on land their ancestors have water, generally accepted theory in academic circles, the process of so radical a transformation took place is still one of many signs of old fish fossil ..


Fish with legs missing link in evolution chain

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Scris de pe Martie 26, 2012 în Animals, Biology, Natures, News, Zoology


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What Prehistoric People Ate? Maybe Some Lazy Giants!

What Prehistoric People Ate? Maybe Some Lazy Giants!.

North American Primitive sliced with knives of stone, large animals, not only mammoths and giant beavers, as previously thought, but also lazy giant terrestrial, the size of rhinos.


What prehistoric people ate?  Maybe some lazy giants!

The discovery was made from a femur of enormous dimensions, slothful belonging to a species which, unlike its relatives present was not arboreal, but land. Animal bone which had belonged to approx.1300 kg weight and lived 13,500 years ago, the territory of present Ohio.

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Scris de pe Martie 10, 2012 în Animals, Nature, News, Science


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Aquarium. an Easy But Rewarding Hobby

Aquarium. an Easy But Rewarding Hobby.

Aquarium. an Easy But Rewarding Hobby


Of all the new animals, people, we like to keep them near us, tropical fish are easy to care for the animal companion that you can bring into our homes.


     A properly cared aquarium adds beauty to any environment and watching fish in their environment is recognized by many physicians as a therapeutic activity to reduce stress. (You’ve probably seen many aquariums in offices of physicians). fish are all sorts of advantages if you tropical fish as pets, of course no hair, feathers or “accidents” then you have to clean the house. No expensive trips to the vet and the fish do not need to be removed from the aquarium to exercise daily and you will certainly not give missing. Tropical fish are not noisy, their food is cheap and does not jump up on the coffee table if you’re an hour with it. Also, an aquarium match almost any arrangement of any living room, bedroom or office. A tropical fish aquarium fits as well in an apartment as a small villa. Even more, the principles of Feng Shui, water is a traditional base, and the combination of water and fish produce successful results. The Chinese word “yu” is used to refer to both fish and success. Movement of fish in the aquarium water and activates and increases energy or “chi” of the house you. An aquarium set up by principles of Feng Shui can bring wealth and luck in a household. Fish come to help with positive energy of feng shui house eliminating negative energy. maintenance time required for new animal care and of their home is minimal. You need only feed them once or preferably twice a day. You will also need to spend 30 minutes a week to test water quality and make necessary adjustments to keep the water clean as a whistle and your fish healthy. Once every 1-2 weeks should partial water change (about 30% of total). Partial exchange of water are absolutely necessary for healthy fish.costs after initial purchase costs for equipment and aquarium, it is a minimal expense. Most times this expense is reduced to eating fish but in some cases may include vitamins, additions of fertilizer (plant or coral), salt additions to marine aquariums and small accessories consumables (filter materials). However, these costs can not easily pass for 10-20 lei per month making the hobby a fun and inexpensive hobby to maintain. Conclusion There are many benefits of having fish. As I said earlier, just watching fish is relaxing. And you start to become involved in the care of the aquarium, you will begin to be more skillful and start to know more about fish and about maintaining the house. Fish behavior can spark interest in biology, and by studying their natural habitat, your knowledge in geology, chemistry and physics will grow in a very pleasant. If you have children, have fish may prove to be important in their learning process. An aquarium more responsible child, show them how to nurture and grow a creature (not a digital pokemon) and also much easier to maintain and placed in the family than a dog or cat. PS Have tropical fish can yes and addictive! I started with the first tank when I was 8 years after I got parental permission. It was a small aquarium with 15 liters, but I loved it and became hooked. It is a hobby that gives you many, many rewarding and always learn something new about your tropical fish.

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Scris de pe Martie 7, 2012 în Animals, Nature


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Okapi – a Mysterious Creature of The Jungle

Okapi – a Mysterious Creature of The Jungle.

Throughout history, exotic animals, with special appearances, have captured the imagination of Europeans. Starting from a copy of exotic creature, look at who knows when their ancestors, people of Europe perpetuated the myth that there are all sorts of amazing creatures, describing them in text and images representing them.
Okapi - a mysterious creature of the jungle

Giraffe brought by Julius Caesar in Rome to celebrate the triumph of the campaign in Egypt has astounded the year 46 BC the Romans. en, and the giraffe received a gift of Lorenzo De Medici in 1486 he left with gaping citizens of Florence. Long time, this animal was the sole representative of the family, unlike with any other species, until the twentieth century, Europeans have had the new opportunity to marvel in the existence of a relative of the giraffe – her only living relative, from what we know: rare and imposing okapi. And since it’s about a little-known animal, who learns he still has a chance to wonder, even now, in this century.

Family Giraffe , the giraffe and okapi part, was once much richer in species than today: in the last 20 million years, about 20 species have been spread over vast territories in Eurasia and Africa. (A notable member of this family was Sivatherium a giraffe wearing, instead of “horns” discrete bone specific giraffe, some huge overtime spectacular branched bone, which gave him the appearance of a deer rather than a relative of the giraffe. Sivatherium mega-fauna was a representative of the population Sahara 7000 years ago, back when it was a green and fertile plains .)

Today, this family I have left only two species, both living in Africa: giraffe Savannah species, and okapi, a resident of the jungle. Features skull and other morphological features prove kinship of these species, although at first European explorers and zoologists believed okapi as a kind of zebra.

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Scris de pe Martie 4, 2012 în Animals, Nature, News, Zoology