Iranian navy members take positions during a drill in the Sea of Oman, Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2011. Iran's navy chief warned Wednesday that his country can easily close the strategic Strait of Hormuz at the mouth of the Persian Gulf, the passageway through which a sixth of the world's oil flows. The navy is in the midst of a 10-day drill in international waters near the strategic oil route.
Sea salt beach wave hairspray DIY!!! Mix: 1 tsp salt, 1 tsp coconut oil, 1 cup of water, 1 tsp hair gel. Put in a spray bottle. Apply generously on hair while you 'ruffle' it. On thick hair it works great and if you have thin hair try to spray right after you take a bath and 'ruffle' your hair. It works. :-) <3 I'm going to try this!
Whirlpool and Waves at Naruto, Awa Province, Ando Hiroshige. Although I don't know a ton about art, I do have a favorite artist. Brandon Boyd, the lead signer of Incubus, also does a lot of art work. Most of his work is Japanese inspired. I was drawn to this piece because it reminds me of Brandon Boyd's art. The artist was able to achieve depth and texture by using various lines. The landscape is created with cool colors. The artist was able to achieve peacefulness and choppy waters.
MV Dona Paz is a passenger ferry which sank off Tablas Strait,Philippines after colliding with an oil tanker in December 1987 claiming the lives of over 4300 people. It was called the Titanic of Asia and recorded as the deadliest maritime disaster in peacetime history. Investigations revealed the captain was watching Betamax in his cabin and life jackets were locked at the time of accident.Also found to be overloaded way beyond its original capacity of 600 passengers.
BANGGAI CARDINALFISH (PTERAPOGON KAUDERNI) Once only known from their native Banggai Islands, these striking black and white patterned fish are now commonly seen in both Lembeh Strait and Bali, Indonesia
Big Oil Shatters Unicorns of the Sea - The Canadian government just granted oil corporations the rights to search for drilling sites in the Davis Strait between Baffin Island and Greenland. That means millions of sea creatures will be killed by incessant sonic booms as Big Oil scavenges for more heat-trapping gases.