of freshwater lie
beneath the ocean floor
. There is mounting evidence
. "The volume of this water resource is a hundred times greater than the amount we've extracted from the Earth's sub-surface in the past century since 1900".
Gil Koplovitz took pictures of a strip club called the Nymphas Show Bar
. One small detail: he did it while he was scuba diving off the coast of Israel.
Law enforcement authorities are in awe of the new wave of narco "supersubs"
that are being found in the jungles of Colombia. [more inside]
How to feed 9 billion people:
The global food supply is starting to get tight, with increasing sensitivity to droughts and floods causing price spikes and food shortages. The UK commissioned a report to examine how to feed a planet
with a population that is set to increase to 9 billion by 2050. [more inside]
The National Enquirer (Oceanic Edition):
Redefining seafood for the masses, Underwatertimes.com
catches the news at its raunchiest and most macho
, with lots of nice pictures
to soften the blow. [More inside.
, and people tend to assume you're talking about a Jacuzzi.
But not all whirlpools
man-made. When powerful tidal currents are forced between a narrow fjord, and then come up against another current traveling in a different direction, the result is a large water vortex.
Being tidal means they are predicable. Some of the more famous whirlpools
are the Corryvreckian
(Scotland), "Old Sow
" (Canada), Moskstraumen and Saltstraumen
(Norway), and the Naruto
(Japan). Notice how they each claim to be the largest of them all.
...Just one more thing to ponder the next time you pull the chain