Tag

China

ar

Dolphin Dies After Tourist Lifts It To Take Picture

Irresponsible idiots! A bunch of tourists in China took photos with a dolphin at a beach in the southern Chinese province of Hainan. I dont understand how people can see a dolphin and decide that it would make a nice prop and decide to pick it up and take pictures. It would have been a totally different situation if it was with the presence of a professional who knew exactly what he was doing , with a trained dolphin. The…

Read more
Technology

Facebook invests in underwater Internet cable

Facebook invests in underwater Internet cable – Facebook has invested in the Asia Pacific Gateway, a 6,214-mile undersea cable designed to improve Internet speeds for citizens and businesses in the region, the BBC reports. The fiber-optic cable will run directly from Malaysia to South Korea and Japan, with links branching off to other countries. It’s suggested that a total of $450m (£280m) in total has been invested. The project to construct and maintain APG is funded by a group that includes…

Read more
ar

Gordan Ramsay : Shark Bait

This is something that i think everyone should watch, Chef and TV Star Gordon Ramsay when around the world to document the consumption of Sharksfin and tries to stop people from eating shark fin soup by showing them where the fins come from and the damage it is doing to the shark population. The video has images of how the sharks are caught, the fins are chopped off and the shark is thrown back to sea. Its crazy, it will…

Read more
ar

7 Billion Population, what does the typical person look like?

Here’s a new take on the “new normal.” National Geographic has run some calculations on our population averages, now that we’re staring 7 billion in the face. The verdict: The most typical human right now is a 28-year-old Han Chinese man — there are over 9,000,000 people in the world fitting that description! — who is right-handed and has a cell phone but no bank account. “Typical” is a moving target as the population explodes: By 2030, as we shoot…

Read more
Malaysia

A Malaysian Story

I got this story via email and it was one which is simply had to share to show what happens and what perseverance can do for you. I have absolutely no clue if the story is true or not but hey! I wont be surprised if it does happen, not only here but anywhere in the world I was 18 in 1997, I came home half complete my high school in England because my father was bankrupted. He was a…

Read more