The unusual inhabitants of the deep sea
World Maritime day has been celebrated since 1978 in the last week of September. This international holiday was created to draw public attention to the problems of pollution of the…

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Seafood of the Atlantic coast of France
We hope that the information below will be useful for travelers going on a sea holiday on the French Atlantic coast, in the regions of Normandy and Brittany, and will…

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Diet fish

The diet of any person, except, perhaps, strict vegetarians, is impossible without animal products. Along with meat, eggs, dairy products, fish is a major source of protein. It is believed that ideally, you want to alternate in the diet of fish and meat.

On its nutritional value fish almost indistinguishable from meat, and on the ease of learning the human body surpasses it. In fish muscle contains from 13 to 23% complete protein. The amount of fat varies widely, from 0.1 to 33%, depending on fish species and time of catch. Fish oil contains large amounts of vitamins A and D, additionally, in the muscular tissue of some fish species have b vitamins In fish contains from 1 to 5% minerals, which include potassium, iron, phosphorus. Marine fish are also rich in iodine, which is of great importance for the human body.

Different species have different palatability, bone structure, and different fat content, that makes their cooking. Continue reading

The study of the deep sea

More than 70 percent of the planet covered by water. Three-quarters of the oceans have a depth of over 800 meters. Here begins the realm of the infinite sea depths beyond our reach.

This unknown world is 90 percent of the habitable space of the planet. We know more about the surface of the moon than about the sea floor. In this eternal darkness, inhabited by strange life forms. Only a few decades ago it was thought that life at these depths is impossible, but today scientists believe that the first life appeared on the bottom of the ocean. Energy, resources, food and even the climate is influenced by oceans. There to decide the future of our planet?

Only with the help of latest technology it is possible to comprehend the mysteries of the deep sea. Deep research is long and expensive, so so slowly, the scientists shed light into the darkness. Costly expeditions to the most modern vessels ply the seas in search of answers. Continue reading

Interesting facts about black sea

The first mention of the Black sea are found in documents relating to the V century BC. It is on the Black sea, Jason and the Argonauts went to Colchis for the Golden fleece.

The ancient Greek name of the sea — Pont Aksinsky (gr. Ἄξενος Πόντος), meaning “Inhospitable sea”. It is assumed that the sea was named so because of difficulties with navigation. Later, after a successful exploration of the coast by Greek colonists, the sea became known as the Pontus Euxinus (gr. Εὔξενος Πόντος, “Hospitable sea”). Romanian Black sea Marea Neagră is called.

A characteristic feature of the Black sea is complete (except some bacteria) absence of life at depths greater than 150-200 m. the fact that the deep layers of the Black sea is saturated with hydrogen sulphide. In the scheme of currents of the Black sea there are two huge closed cycle with a wavelength of 350-400 km In honor of oceanographer Nicholas Nilovich, who first described this scheme, it was called the “Glasses of the Knipovich” Continue reading

FEEDING AQUARIUM FISH
Feeding the fish, one of the most important factors that ensure normal development and the life of the fish. From nutrition to the greatest extent depends on their appearance. When…

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Aquarium fish
For the past few years it is fashionable to purchase in a flat or house Pets. It can be various hamsters, cats or dogs with parrots and Guinea pigs. The…

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