Island Vila Franca do Campo
In the Atlantic ocean, remote on more than 1300 kilometers from the mainland of Europe, spread the nine Islands are divided into three groups, each of which includes three island archipelago Azores. However, nine Islands…


Hunting on the lintel of horse mackerel in the Atlantic ocean
Christopher Swann - professional diver, photographer and writer from Britain. Having started in the distant 1965, Christopher and to this day never ceases to surprise and delight fans of his work from around the world.…


Subtropical latitudes of the Atlantic ocean
In subtropical latitudes of the Atlantic ocean in the warm season of the prevailing air mass is the Maritime tropical air in winter air from temperate latitudes. In the warm season in the Western parts…


The inhabitants of the Atlantic ocean

In the waters of Tenerife like to "hang out" the inhabitants of the Atlantic ocean, because around the island are ocean trenches, the depth of which reaches 3000 meters. So going on boat trips (which I mentioned in the article, the Best beach vacation) from Los Cristianos, Los Gigantes or from the port of Las Americas, You can count on a meeting with dolphins, whales, and sperm whales. In the waters of the Atlantic about the Canary Islands are home to more than a dozen species of cetaceans.
The inhabitants of the Atlantic ocean - Dolphins
Especially often whales occur in the Strait between the Islands of Tenerife and La Gomera, there is one of the ocean depths. However, whales are "small" six-meter, the so-called whales - pilots (whales). To know them on a dark color, a large bump on his forehead and a long back the fin.
The inhabitants of the Atlantic ocean - Blue whale
Are there sharks around the Canary Islands? Of course, there is. But they never come close to the shore, avoiding small depths. And in the history of tourism, was not recorded any cases of shark attacks on humans. At the time of fishing have been getting smaller sharks (1 m) at the bait. Although aquatic fauna Tenerife not as varied as in the tropical seas, here also you can find interesting specimens: Moray, bearded worm, fish-urchin, etc. Continue reading

The clearest waters on the planet.

Were not translated on our planet corners, where he remained crystal clear waters. Today about some of them, especially for those who like to swim and dive with an aqualung. On photo - Suu trench, Samoa.

Philippine sea is the largest and the deepest in the world (it is Mariinsky depression). On top of it and striking landscapes of the Islands, of which there are more than 7,000, and its crystal clarity. Here, for example, near the island Linapacan.

The Maldives is one of the best places in the world for diving. Here there is a deserted island, a huge number of coral reefs and countless diversity of marine life, and, of course, crystal clear water, under the water is excellent visibility, up to 50 metres. It is not surprising that divers back in the 70-ies of the first chosen this area.

As so, I think, two small Malaysian girls made their boat to levitate above the ground? Then I looked, and it turns out to sea near the coast of Sabah! Sabah is located in Malaysia, in the northeast of the island of Borneo. Since ancient times it has retained the name "land below the wind", as it is located below the zone of typhoons. Besides its sandy beaches protected from the waves of the sea coral Islands, framing coast during 1440 km In connection with these natural conditions, water near the coast of Sabah have unshakable calm and amazing clarity. Continue reading

At the bottom of the Atlantic, found the sunken continent

Japanese scientists managed at the bottom of the Atlantic ocean to find the remains of the sunken continent. This discovery was made on bathyscaphe "Xingkai-6500", which could at a depth of 910 th meters, about a thousand kilometers from Rio de Janeiro, discover an array of granite, which was formed on land. Among other things, deposits of quartz sand that were found, can't be formed in the sea.

articles on the website ufoplanet.ruЯпонским scientists managed at the bottom of the Atlantic ocean to find the remains of the sunken continent. This discovery was made on bathyscaphe "Xingkai-6500", which could at a depth of 910 th meters, about a thousand kilometers from Rio de Janeiro, discover an array of granite, which was formed on land. Among other things, deposits of quartz sand that were found, can't be formed in the sea. The largest ocean planet is located between the five continents: in the West it is limited Eurasia

Unidentified objects and unreal events have not ceased to agitate the minds of a whole army of people, interested in UFOs and everything connected with extraterrestrial civilizations. To learn more about the secrets and mysteries, and also the facts that examines UFOlogy, you can visit a special website, look at photos and videos, read history and conclusions of the scientists. At the forums you can always discuss the latest developments with the same inquisitive minds curious users of the Network. Continue reading

Across the Atlantic – to scratch

Earlier he has already managed to win over the ocean element using the constructed models underwater bike, saw the light after years of observing dolphins. Form bike Lunacet Monofin, where Ted crossed 200 miles of ocean, doubling the speed Olympic Champions, strikingly similar to the tail of the most intelligent and good-natured marine mammal.

In order to conquer a whole ocean, Ted had to deal with the construction of unique submarines, which will be operated by a foot pedal drive. And if anyone doubts the success of the planned enterprise, it is not Ted Camillo, deliberate on your scratch to overcome 3700 kilometers of oceanic expanses of 50 days, starting on the Western coast of Africa and finish the journey on the island of Barbados in the Caribbean.

Five-meter construction, representing an enhanced version of monoplane and consisting of steel, polycarbonate, and alloy of titanium and aluminium, will not filled the air and water, therefore, travelers will have to use scuba wetsuit. Ted plans in the day to swim under water, immersed to a depth of two meters, and in the night "float" in order to sleep. To protect themselves from possible bad weather will help awning, which in the case of fair wind will serve the traveler sail. If the weather turns into a lingering storm, the inventor of the intention to wait for him under the water. Continue reading

The cradle of life at the bottom of the Atlantic

Specialists Oceanographic school at the University of Washington in Seattle (School of Oceanography at the University of Washington in Seattle , USA, have discovered the source of the abiotic (non-organic) synthesis of hydrocarbons in the bottom of the Atlantic ocean, reported ScienceDaily. Biotic (organic) hydrocarbons, including the components of oil and gas reservoirs, are formed from the remains of prehistoric plants and animals. This time the analysis excluded the variant of organic origin. The report on the results of work of scientists published in the journal Science. According to experts, in open their source of hydrocarbons are born as a result of simple chemical interaction of water with rocks. The source is in the middle between America and Africa, the North Atlantic ridge at a depth of 800 m in hydrothermal field, which is called the "Lost city". It was opened in 2000 and received its name in Association with the name of the mountain massif "Atlantida" (Atlantis), on which it is located. Continue reading