Monday, June 22, 2015

The 10 Driest Places on Earth

Sometimes it seems like summer stretches into a hot, dry mess. But there are some places on the globe where being dry is taken to an entirely new level.
 
10. Aoulef, Algeria




Average rainfall: 12.19 millimeters (0.48 inches) per year

This little town in central Algeria is the driest place in an already dry country. As if that isn't enough, it's also blazingly hot in Aoulef it is an oasis in the desert after all. A couple of palm trees separate the town from the surrounding miles of desert.


Thursday, June 11, 2015

Shoes and sacrifice: London exhibition explores footwear fashion



A single shoe, created by Swarovski, for the 2015 Disney film 'Cinderella', sits on display during a photocall for an exhibition entitled 'Shoes: Pleasure and Pain' at the Victoria and Albert Museum in central London on June 10, 2015. AFP

 single shoe, created by Swarovski, for the 2015 Disney film 'Cinderella', sits on display during a photocall for an exhibition entitled 'Shoes: Pleasure and Pain' at the Victoria and Albert Museum in central London on June 10, 2015

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

10 Hidden Treasures You Could Still Find

Lake Guatavita Treasure


The societies of Central and South America prized gold as a ritual substance and used it in a number of ways. For European invaders who valued the metal for commerce and decoration, seeing all that gold squandered was tough to deal with. The Musica people, in what is now Colombia, performed rites around the small mountain Lake Guatavita in the Andes. A tribal ruler was coated in gold dust and sent out onto the lake on a raft, which he would then dive off to wash the gold away. Other people would throw gold and jewels in after him. The Colombian government has forbidden treasure seekers from draining or otherwise exploring the lake, but you won't let a little thing like that stop you, right? 


Saturday, April 18, 2015

Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens Official Teaser

Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens Official Teaser Trailer #2 (2015) - Star Wars Movie HD 

 

 

Saturday, March 28, 2015

First butterfly garden opens in Dubai


Thousands of brightly coloured butterflies are the latest attraction at Dubai Miracle Garden.
The first butterfly garden in the region has now opened at the green oasis, just off Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road.
The circular garden features nine domes covering 1,800 square metres and it has a capacity for 300 people.
Each dome is decorated with flower displays and are home to a range of butterflies in various colours, sizes and species.
The domes are climate-controlled, giving the butterflies a comfortable environment and allowing the domes to be open year-round.
As well as the garden there is also a butterfly museum and a butterfly flower park built around a theme linked to the creature.


Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Aisha lives with more than 270 Animal !!


Aisha, A young Emirate Girl who was not been able to live her life without acquiring a pet, couldn’t imagine to live without their presence in the house, where the rescue, care and rehabilitation of a large number of animals to take care of each other after a similar nature to heal and contribute with some other districts of Abu Dhabi and Sharjah Wildlife of the limited space surrounding her home. It started with a hobby since childhood, and the passed it to her by her father.