Violet Jessop survived 3 ships sinking including the titanic.Lucky or unlucky???

Violet Jessop   Violet Jessop was a stewardess on the Titanic when it sank. But even before that, she had been on the Titanic’s sister ship the Olympic in 1911 when it hit another ship. Then in 1916 she was serving on the Britannic as a nurse when it sank, too! She survived all three […]

UNDERWATER SCOOTER REVIEW FOR SWIMMING POOL CHORES

Those of you who never got past the first level of swimming lessons can breath a little easier now. The Hydrobob, the world’s first underwater scooter, is making it so you don’t actually have to learn how to swim. The Hydrobob helmet allows the user to breathe and see underwater while the scooter carries you around […]

WEIRD PINK WATER LAKE

There is a strange, yet beautiful lake just outside of Dakar.  Lake Retba has a unique quality that makes the lake appear pink depending on the time of day and wind conditions.  Everything floats in the lake because if its high salinity.  When the wind picks up a cyanobacteria is activated and the lake produces more pigment.  Feldspar deposits […]

EARTHS WATER IS SAID TO BE OLDER THAN THE SUN

Looking at the ratio of hydrogen to its heavy isotope deuterium can help scientists learn about the water on our planet’s origin. In this study, comparing the deuterium to hydrogen ratio reached in a model simulation to the ratio found in meteorites, Earth’s ocean water, and comets told scientists that some of the water in […]

Holland’s Barriers to The Sea video explains

 WILL HOLLAND BE WASHED AWAY ONE DAY? Published on 19 Apr 2014 The Delta Works in the Netherlands (Holland) is the largest flood protection project in the world. This project consists of a number of surge barriers, for examples: 1- The Oosterscheldekering is the largest of the 13 ambitious Delta Works series of dams and […]