In the Hollywood movie "Rookie" (1990) Mafia leader named Carmine Sabbatini, played by Marlon Brando, contract many in dire need of money college student (Matthew Broderick) to pick up at the airport in Newark parcel. Sending appeared live Komodo dragon on a leash.
The name "Komodo" comes from Komodo - remote Indonesian island where these lizards have only a few thousand. Once this the world's largest lizard, the length of which reaches 3.5 meters and weighs 180 pounds, hunted for their meat, but today it is under the protection of the Indonesian Government.
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Today, I listen carefully to the conversations that worms - food of the future, at least part of the human diet, along with other organisms, once I have not perceived as edible.
Now I know it's good food, besides so plentiful, that could well be the solution to the problem of food shortages, which may soon have to face all of humanity.
Like many other wonderful foods, worms enjoy undeserved bad reputation, at least in a society in which I grew up and where girls were made "from the sweet and spicy, like an apple, ruddy 'and boys -" snails, worms and such as fools. "
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A:That's sure an interesting thought, but no, thither's no such affair. I shot the hydration vesica designers design you ought to be thankful barely to birth one handy swallow. Distillery, I'm pretty good-hearted to your motion. I commonly similar to hold two kinds of fluids when tramp or biking?h2o, so something with calories such as a sports boozing or (bettor yet) my dearie, pineapple-orange-banana succus. Boy, is that big hooey. Rattling relish, calories, carbs from the banana, electrolytes. Try it around clock. So what to do? An enterprising mechanical organise kind could pattern this out: Read more [...]
Making food from plants. Soak, decoction, salting, baking - all these methods ennoble taste goods. Incidents like the product and dictate the choice of the method of their manufacture. Acorn becomes a savory, if he was kept in a concentrated salt solution.
1) Cooking pot plants. Boil the leaves, stalks and buds of plants until such time as they become Myagenkaya. If the fetus bitter taste, change the water a couple of times. This will bring bitterness.
2) Roots and tubers. They can cook, but it's easier to put out or fry them on a skewer. Some roots and tubers necessarily need to Read more [...]
One of the brightest representatives of successful shooting, you can safely call the cycle of Movies about fly fishing flies, consisting of three completely unique in its genre movies.
First part of the movie "Fly fly" completely and absolutely devoted to one of the most common types of artificial flies - streamers Nahlystovikam many recognizable, professional angler and an expert on self-made flies, Igor Tyapkin talk about the features of the production of streamers at home criteria. Quiet and measured environment promotes full concentration and helps to think about the words and Read more [...]
Grows very manured, humus-rich soil in gardens, gardens, parks, at livestock farms, fruits from September to October. Hat height from 4 to 13 cm, initially in the form of eggs, then revealed in a snow-white umbrella, the surface of which there are flakes. Frequent plate, white, darken rapidly, acquiring almost dark, and then spread out into a gelatinous liquid. Leg length 20 cm, width 3 cm, slender, to the top of thin, hollow, snow-white, with a membranous ring. Tonkomyasistaya pulp, warm, snow-white.
Mushroom is used solely at a young age, when he has a white plate under the bonnet and Read more [...]
Frequent forest berry, although grows virtually everywhere. Raspberries can rightfully be called the Russian state berry. Shrub up to 2 meters tall. Fruiting in the second year. It blooms from June to illumine. Fruits begin to ripen in July. Berry - team reddish drupe, with a nice taste. The freshest raspberries - storehouse of vitamins A, B, and C (to 30 mg%), P, is also contained in their Limonovym and caproic acid, sugar (8%), carotene, potassium salt (up to 224 mg%), copper, pectin, nitrogenous substances. In the dried berries has a huge amount of purines (62.7 mg%).
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Maple (Latin Ácer) - Genus of trees and shrubs from the maple family. Widely distributed in Europe, Asia and North America. Maples vserasprostraneny extensively in the northern hemisphere, from the polar regions of Europe and North America to tropical areas of Central America and South Asia. The main vserasprostraneny in temperate latitudes, in the tropics are known only for a number of species in the southern hemisphere, only one view - bay maple (A. laurinum), who comes to the island of Timor in Indonesia (10 ° S). On the ground in Africa maples are only in the far north, along the Mediterranean Read more [...]
For some anglers are fishing - it's first opportunity to commune with nature, to the origins of our vorachivayas Protz Slavs. Unlike those distant times, now there are many new types of fishing, among which more increasingly popular fly fishing and spinning already loved by many. In these kinds of 2-everyone finds something fascinating and appropriate themselves, and someone just gets accustomed to them, continuing to catch on a float or donk. From time to time on spinning or fly fishing with some "lucky" enough to catch manages standing trophy specimens, and confirms that this Read more [...]
Monkey, which goes out to hunt at night, and its bite is poisonous enough to kill a person can - was discovered by scientists in Borneo. Beware! Scientists warn that these primates can peddle unaware that under the guise of the form "Slow Lori" they sell "toxic killer." The new species, which is one of the types of "slow loris", produces venom from glands located on the elbows. Before the attack, the monkey gathering there poison in her mouth and then biting attack victims who die from the poison. Their bite is deadly to humans because it can cause anaphylactic Read more [...]
A wonderful creation with the highest number of "legs" of all known living creatures on Earth, lives in California. Its size is smaller than a little finger of man, only 3 inches long, but the number is 750 feet.First appearance "Illacme plenipes" was opened in 1928 and was labeled as being "a record number of legs." But scientists believe that by the end of the 20th century, this kind of died out. Researcher Paul Marek University of Arizona found it again in Silicon Valley. In the new study, published in the journal ZooKeys, ucheye provides the first scientific Read more [...]
Astrophysics from the University of Leicester was first discovered aurora beyond the solar system. Article scientists published in The Astrophysical Journal, and its summary can be found at TGDaily. Aurora - the result of a collision of charged particles from interstellar space with atoms in the atmosphere of a celestial body. This kind of radiance observed not only on Earth, for example, recently such phenomena have been found in the atmosphere of Venus. Also aurora observed on Mars, where they are, despite the name, and there are on the equator. This is due to the fact that the field Read more [...]
Even while zoologists can not yet determine what kind of look. - I just went fishing in a ditch, in the summer it was. The groove is small, located near the railroad - it goes into the forest, - says a resident of the city of Brest region Malaryta Maxim.- Well, I decided to catch fry for bait, and the fish pulled incomprehensible. Blue are the size of a mobile phone and a great eye. The first time a saw fish.
The next day the guy came back with his father. Once again, they caught these incomprehensible fish. Took some photos and keep reminding about the case. Of fish remembered when he met Read more [...]
Many species of animals ended up being superseded by more efficient types, or mutated in them. The occurrence of such species by natural evolution in the next 100 years is impossible. Even the growth and the reduction of the numbers of different races and nations is not a process that will have time to finish in the XXI century. In addition, changing the ethnic composition is not a threat to the survival of humanity as a species, although this topic is a lot of emotion, and ethnic conflicts could become global risk of the second kind - that is, situations that reduce the survival of humanity.
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A perennial herbaceous plant from 15 to 80 cm, with a creeping rhizome rooting. Stems ascending, often branched, cylindrical or rectangular, hollow. The leaves are opposite, oblong-lanceolate, lanceolate or linear, sessile, half, sometimes grow together bases of jagged edged up, shiny, with 1 or 3 veins. Flowers pale lilac or nearly white, gathered in the hand, leaving the upper leaf axils, they form a kind of common plants upstairs paniculate inflorescence. Pedicels spreading, sparsely glandular-pubescent, calyx and filamentous bracts. Calyx 1.5 times shorter than the corolla, with a grid Read more [...]
Fig. 28. Work muscles. a - muscle-flexor tense: by bending, b - the extensor muscles tense: by extension.
How does the their mechanical work? Consider a simple example. Every muscle is located on at least two bones, while exchanging through, the joint that connects them (Fig. 28). Muscle work is performed only at the time of reduction: it is shortened (thereby becoming thicker) and brings the bones, which strengthened. Relaxation of the muscle does not work, it works only in one direction. So motion in any joint is provided with at least two muscles acting in opposite directions. They are Read more [...]
The history of recorded crimes custom goes back to ancient times. Perhaps the first indication of this is the biblical legend of treason of Judas Christ their teacher. Price crime was defined in the thirty pieces of silver.
Already in this example can be traced classical scheme of this kind of crime: to clarify the relationship between the two warring parties to choose a third party, not formally concerned anyone's benefit, but ready for a certain fee to perform a "job" and to withdraw immediately from all fields of vision.
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Modern beaver is the largest member of the order of rodents (Rodentia) of the Northern Hemisphere. It belongs to the suborder and family Sciuromorphae Castoridae, now has only one race.
For the period from the Oligocene in the Tertiary to Quaternary Holocene noted only 23 kinds of this family. 21 of them are kind of related to the Tertiary. In the Pleistocene in the northern hemisphere there are only 5 genera, including giant otters Trogontherium kind in the Palearctic genera Castoroides Paradipoides and in the Nearctic. In Holocene in the temperate zone of the northern hemisphere is found Read more [...]