Sharks belong to the order of elasmobranch.
Their length ranges from 0.2 m (Black barbed) up to 20 m (giant). Shark is widely distributed, mainly in tropical seas.
The story of the gifts of the ocean would be incomplete if not to mention the meat of sharks. It is used in food many of the peoples inhabiting the shores of the seas and oceans. Fin soup sharks since ancient times is considered as a delicacy, like a turtle.
From the skins of sharks previously made a very expensive shagreen skin. In some countries of Asia and Africa of durable and beautiful leather sharks make even shoes and haberdashery. The dried skin of sharks is used for polishing of precious wood and brushing the felt.
From the liver of sharks get fat, reaching for food, medical and technical purposes. Finally, the shark teeth are used as Souvenirs, and from the spines make canes, from the skeleton – glue. This is the range of use of sharks in the economic life of man.
Shark meat has long been valued in different countries of the world, and many did not even know that they praise the shark meat since it was sold under various names. For example, from Turkey in pre-revolutionary Russia, the fishermen brought Balik from shark-Katran, presenting them balyk of sturgeon. U.S. fish sticks of porbeagle and Mako shark sold under the form of sticks made of the swordfish. Shark meat soup, processed food paint, sold in some countries as macrosomia, shark meat-foxes and other sharks — as meat halibut, Croaker, cod, etc. Continue reading
In the zoo you can see animals in the Park — to relax and have fun, and the Sea Aquarium on Clean ponds, offers its guests both. This amazing Playground, where instead of swings and slides of the beauty of the jellyfish and coral reefs.
This is one of those places where no one is bored. Not every day you can travel around the world and to live to see a collection of amazing creatures that live under water. Adults are able to maintain composure, and children delight lose control of themselves and are worn from the aquarium to the aquarium.
Some residents of the aquarium has been a notable success. Everyone wants to hold a sea star because it grants treasured desires, simply mentally say it. They say it is more reliable goldfish.
But the most interesting in “Marine Aquarium”. It’s a fascinating walk near the most beautiful, wonderful, mysterious and strange creatures on our planet. The tour guides know very well how to interest the children. But it’s not just a walk: it makes children kinder, learns to appreciate and love nature.
Jellyfish are still poorly understood. Scientists don’t know how those guided, not having the eyes, ears or nose. The length of tentacles of some of them is 36 metres is the height of the ten-storied house, and the diameter of the dome is about 12 meters. Jellyfish “Marine Aquarium” not so large,but it was exactly the same elegant. It seems that they learned as a kid so gracefully swaying in the water and get my umbrella sparkle with different colors. Continue reading
The body of the fish are massive and high. Akari turquoise color varies from silver to green with a turquoise shimmer. On the Gill covers and the face are wavy lines of turquoise color, and the center of the body is irregularly shaped dark spot. On the dorsal and the caudal fin is wide edging.
The body color is variable. The main color from gray to reddish-yellow, can be brown, side with blue, green or purple sheen. Through the eye is a vertical black strip, the same strip on the forehead and the muzzle. Lips bluish. On the side, depending on the environmental conditions and condition of the fish may see the pattern of longitudinal and
transverse bands of different saturation.
Pink Zebra is a small, brisk, big-bellied beauty. Their flock will give Your aquarium a joyful, life-affirming pink mood. Very nice look fish on a blue background.
Veiltail can be called the Queen of goldfish.
The hem of her fins will look great in Your aquarium.
Vualehvostki short, high, rounded egg-shaped body and large eyes. The head is large. Coloration of vualehvostki is variable — from plain Golden brown to bright red or black. Continue reading
The San Alfonso Del Mar, Chile
Listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the largest pool in the world. Its dimensions are staggering – in length it more than 1 km, an area more than 8 hectares and a depth of 35 m, which allows for sailing competitions here. Any vacationer can rent a boat and make a little “pool” trip. The pool water is salty and comes through the filters of the ocean. Around the pool with sandy beaches, sand which is heated at night. The annual support for such a pool costs about 4 million dollars.
The Park Hyatt Tokyo, Japan
If you again review the film “lost in translation”, we can see that pool at the Park Hyatt Tokyo, which floats bill Murray. But the famous pool of course not, and that is located on the roof of a 47 story skyscraper and is famous for its gorgeous views of Tokyo. Swimming under a glass dome gives a unique natural day lighting, and at night you can admire the lights of the Japanese capital, and the starry sky overhead.
The Icebergs pool, Bondi Icebergs club, Australia
The first and only swimming pool in the world winter swimming. Founded by a group of Australian lifeguards in 1929, the club has a century long history and has about 700 athletes. The opening of the winter season in Australiathese the first Saturday of may. Continue reading
When you hear the word “shark” we present a huge toothy fish, predator and ruthless killer. But, it turns out that among 350 species of sharks are not dangerous more than 50 species – the other sharks are quite harmless. Many sharks are fairly small, not more than two feet long, and only attack clams and crabs, and the largest sharks in General are confined to the plankton.
Sharks belong to the cartilaginous class of fishes. Sharks superorder includes 8 units and approx 20 families. All sharks are carnivorous, and most of them are predators. Sharks can live in the open sea and hunting on mammals and large fish, and can live near the seabed and collect benthic animals. The difference in lifestyle gives rise to the difference in appearance. “Shark” appearance sharks are from the family of Requiem sharks: blue (3.8 to 6 m) and soup (2 m) sharks, as well as the setting in water of Mediterranean mackerel shark and shark-Mako 2 (3,4-4 m) from the squad of lunoobraznogo.
Blue and soupfin sharks are kept open sea and hunt for fish and cephalopods. Blue sharks often accompany court Pobjeda thrown overboard the waste. It is believed that the blue shark dangerous to humans, but as in the open sea, where it is more usual, little swimmers, and attacks are infrequent. Ethanol is much more dangerous to the man himself. Both of these sharks are the target species, and shark fin soup cook a delicious soup. Sharks-Mako, on the contrary, very dangerous. Aggressive and armed with several rows of razor sharp teeth, they often attack boats in the open ocean and swimming up close to shore to attack swimmers. Continue reading