September 13th, 2010 by admin
Somehow the rumor got started that the reason for giving the Black Sea the name black was because nothing lived in the inland sea. Nothing could be further from the truth. The reality is that there are a great deal of marine life that calls the Black Sea home.
The way the Black Sea is set up leads to a very large portion of Europe’s water system dumping huge amounts of sediment into the sea. While the constant deluge of sediment means that the Black Sea isn’t as deep as it once was, it does mean that the water is constantly getting a fresh supply of nutrients.
The water in the Black Sea is brackish but very rich in nutrients, making it the ideal home for a wide array of marine life. The most basic life forms are the autotrophic algae, which make up the very first link in the food chain. These microscopic organisms are the preferred food for many species of the smaller types of fish that can be found in the Black Sea.
One of the more magical creatures who call the Black Sea home is the dolphin. Years ago famous playwright, Anton Chekhov, used to watch the Bottleneck dolphins play in the surf while he worked on his latest project. In addition to copious amounts of plankton, dolphins, and algae, divers in the inland sea might come across sea horses, stingrays, goat fish, hermit crabs, jellyfish and the blue sponge. Seals can be found sunbathing and playing in the surf.
While there is currently a great deal of aquatic life in the Black Sea, many people are concerned about how long the species will call the sea home. Steps are being taken to conserve the marine life in the Black Sea region.
July 4th, 2010 by mingsantini
One of the most commonly asked questions when people visit the Black Sea is how it got its name. Gazing at the water, it is a very pretty shade of blue. During the winter there are storms, but none so bad to warrant the ominous name, and the sea is home to more than 150 different species of aquatic life. The truth is that no one really knows how the sea got its name. The theory is that is was named by pirates who sailed the water during heavy cloud cover which gave the water a black appearance.
The Black Sea is a great place for a family vacation. The public beaches are sandy and free of pebbles. Most of the beaches invite the guests to enjoy a wide array of activities including swimming, diving, jet-skiing, sea fishing, aircraft aviation, yachting. speed-boating and paragliding. A majority of these beaches are great for the entire family.
One of the things that many people like about the Black Sea is that it is not nearly as salty as the other oceans, making it more pleasant for people who like to spend large portions of their vacation time in the water. The history of the Black Sea is fascinating. In the beginning the sea was not a sea at all, but was in fact a large lake. This changed when the Mediterranean Sea overflowed and the surplus water began spilling over the land and depositing copious amounts of salt into the Black Sea. Theologians believe that this event was Noah’s great flood.
Traveling to the Black Sea will be both an educational and fun trip for the entire family. Your family will never forget their Black Sea adventure so consider visiting on your next vacation.
March 2nd, 2013 by admin
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February 14th, 2013 by admin
Living in the Midwest is a great thing. I love the people, the weather and almost everything about my life here. But one thing that I was missing for a long time was my favorite type of food. Though it may seem odd that a Midwest girl has a thing for Middle Eastern food, but that describes me to a tee. My love for this somewhat exotic cuisine started many years ago when I visited a friend on East coast. She worked in a restaurant that served Middle East Cuisine so that was what we ate most of the nights I was there.
So now here I was, stuck in the Midwest without my new favorite type of food. That is until I visited a new restaurant downtown that served some the best Middle Eastern food I have ever found. I really enjoy this food so much that one week I went there every day for dinner. If you have never tried it, you don’t know what you are missing! There is so many flavors and the food is very addicting but in a good way.
As a matter of fact I am getting hungry just sitting here thinking about the food that I ordered last time I went to the new restaurant. I try to get something new each time, but always come back to my favorites. And the bonus to this type of food is that it fits into almost every diet. Even if you don’t eat meat or dairy, you will always find a Middle Eastern dish that you won’t be able to live without!
January 22nd, 2013 by admin
Some good news from the Middle East for a change would be nice, right? It has been reported that NBC’s chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel has escaped from captivity unharmed! He and members of his crew were abducted and held captive in Syria for five days. During this time they were blindfolded by what appears to have been members of a Shiite militia group. There was no physical damage done to any of the captives, but there was quite a bit of psychological torture they had to endure.
Richard Engel and an unknown number of other people who were kidnapped together were subjected to hours of torture such as being asked to choose whom they wish would be executed first. Since Engel and the other men were blindfolded they had no idea when or if one of them were going to be killed. There were a lot of mock shootings taking place to scare them into thinking it could be any minute or had already happened. Engel and the others escaped during a firefight between their captures and rebels at a checkpoint. They escaped on Monday and crossed over into Turkey on Tuesday.
Richard Engel who is 39 years old speaks and reads Arabic so he was able to understand what his captures were saying the entire time. He said they are very loyal to their government but didn’t give much more information than that. It is thought that the gunmen wanted to exchange Engel and his crew for four Iranian and two Lebanese prisoners that were being held by the rebels during the civil war that is going on there.
May 11th, 2012 by admin
As exotic European travel destinations go the Black Sea should be at the top of your list. The area around the Black Sea spans a number of different cultures, since the sea lies partially in Europe and in Asia, and if you’re looking for an adventure there are plenty of wonderful locations to explore. Many of the cities along the Black Sea maintain much of their charm from years gone by. If you’re a fan of European architecture you be sure to find plenty of fascinating architectural sites. For those who prefer to enjoy the comforts of resort you’ll find a number of beautiful locations located right next to the sea.
An excellent historical site to visit along the Black Sea is the city of Yalta. This destination is well-known as the location of the famous conference between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt. Yalta is a resort city in Ukraine, and is the resort city of choice for the wealthy of Russia. Constanta, one of the most famous historical cities in Romania, is also located along the coast of the Black Sea. From casinos to cathedrals to mosques and ancient Roman ruins, there is an abundant variety of activities that you can enjoy in the city.
Istanbul is another wonderful city that is home to many famous sites and located along the coast of the Black Sea. Famous for its beaches and culture the city offer something for every tourist for relaxation to adventure. With so many reasons to go visit the coastal cities along the Black Sea why not consider planning a vacation to go and take in all of the pleasures of the Black Sea yourself?
April 30th, 2012 by admin
The internet has changed the way we do just about everything. One of the most surprising successes of the internet was the rise of online gaming. There are virtually tens of thousands of games that people can play online. No matter what kind of person you are, you can find a game to play online. One of the most popular has been the rise of online bingo. It now occupies a unique niche of being a skill/luck based game that hundreds of thousands of players play everyday. You can play for fun or with real money, but either way the fun factor is off the charts. It doesn’t matter how old you are, online bingo can be played by anyone.
One of the worst barriers of entry to online bingo was the amount of players needed to make a good game. Playing with your family members only simply doesn’t cut it compared to the feeling of anticipation that 40 players can have when a number is being called. Online bingo solves this problem by allowing you to play whenever and wherever you are. You could be playing online bingo on your laptop in a park.
Some older online bingo players got their start by asking their younger family members to help them understand how online bingo works. Getting onto one of the websites is an incredibly easy procedure for a good computer user, but many people are just unfamiliar with everything that happens online. The websites usually have you create an account to start. From there, all you have to do is try to join a practice game. All of the good websites will allow you to play games that don’t cost any money so you can decide if you like the system they have. Each website has different features and themes and it may take a while to arrive at one that you really like.
One feature that many online bingo players love is the ability to chat with everyone in the game. Some allow for free chat, and others only allow you to message certain members privately. Either way, you can enjoy the conversation that bingo players enjoy in the bingo hall. Some websites allow you to maintain a friendship list which means you can chat with them regardless of if you are in the same game or not. This allows you to meet people that you can call your friends. You will be able to chat with them whenever you want to. Many have made lifelong friends this way, and it is all thanks to the Internet and Online Bingo. No matter what kind of gamer you are, you owe it to yourself to check out online bingo. Follow these links to learn more:
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February 29th, 2012 by admin
Piracy has become a serious problem. When a ship hits the open waters, they have no way of knowing if they are going to become a victim of the pirates that come from Somalia and highjack the ship. More and more governments have taken military action in an effort to bring a halt to the piracy and make it possible for countries to ship cargo again.
The recent capture of some Somalian pirates in Serbia has given the United Nations hope that Serbia will start to step up and take a more active interest in participating in the elimination of piracy. Until now, Serbia hasn’t taken much of a stand and many governments would like the country to be a little less neutral on the topic.
Right now Serbia is being praised for the actions it did take when it was discovered that the pirates had decided to take refuge in the country. Serbian law enforcement officials didn’t hesitate as they started to investigate the situation. They quickly managed to uncover evidence that led to the immediate apprehension and subsequent arrest of four of pirates that are believed to have been involved with at least three different cases of piracy. While the arrest of four people might not seem very significant, it could be enough to help discourage other’s from taking up piracy, making the waters safer for international shipping.
The reason it’s so important that Serbia take a stand on the subject of piracy is because the river Danube is a good hiding place for pirates. The pirates often use the countries that boarder the river to lay low while they wait for a promising ship they can highjack. Many hope that by getting Serbia and the other countries more involved in cracking down on the pirates, the pirates won’t have as many places to disappear to, and will be easier to capture.
December 13th, 2011 by admin
Here I am living in America, specifically in a small town in Washington State. My life and livelihood seems to be well insulated from worldly affairs, at least on the surface. Recently it seems that any news of the Middle East causes severe hiccups in the daily lives of everyone I know. Why is that? Why all the interest in news of the Middle East.
No matter how far removed we are physically from the Middle East we are probably reliant upon their oil to fuel our lives, literally. The oil rich Middle East has been America’s largest supplier of oil for years while our own oil fields stood silent. American gas prices at the pump fluctuate with every bit of good or bad news out of the Middle East. Today we, as a country, have started to wake up to the fact that we are not as independent as we once thought we were.
And how about American military forces in the Middle East; are we really interested in the people of these countries or are we simply protecting American interests in keeping the oil flowing.
Wall Street and the stock markets all react quickly to any news that comes out of the Middle East. Anything that has any impact on American companies or interests, negative or positive, can cause near hysteria in the market trading. A fine example of this sort of reaction was when the OPEC members voted to slow production at their oil wells; the stock market was instantly in the red.
We are interested in the Middle East because we are tied to them in the global economy.
June 29th, 2011 by admin
E-cigarettes are becoming quite a craze. Not only are people starting to switch to the electronic cigarette because they feel that it is a healthier alternative to their conventional cigarettes and they are not included on the smoking ban list, but many people have been able to use e-cigs to create a program to help them eliminate their need for nicotine. Another compelling reason to try out electronic cigarettes like the Premium ecigarettes and NJOY electric cigarettes is the price, which is considerably less than a pack of cigarettes.
One of the things that it is very important to understand is that the best e cigarettes are not all the same. Each has something special about it that sets it apart from the rest of the brands. You need to really consider the pros and cons of each design before you purchase a starter kit.
One of the things you are going to notice when you start to compare electronic cigarettes is that some brands, like the Smokeless Delight, have a three part design, while others, like the Green Smoke, are two part e-cigs.
If you have previously used a two-part e-cigarette, and then switch to a three part one, one of the things that you are going to notice is the weight. The battery that many of the three part designs use is a little bigger than the two part e-cigs. Some people find the extra weight irritating, while others like the extra heft and find that the extra weight helps balance the e-cig, making it easier to smoke.
The great thing about the two part atomizers is that they are very convenient. After you have used them just a few times you will be able to put them together very quickly even when you are on the move. You will be able to replace the cartridge without even having to look at your hands. When you read through the Green Smoke reviews you will also learn that in addition to being very convenient, the two part design also allows for an increased volume of vapor, heightening the enjoyment that you get from each puff.
One of the reasons that some people prefer to go with a three part e-cigarette is the price. Many of the three part designs do not use replacement cartridges but rather refillable cartridges. Even though refilling the cartridge each time can be a little messy, the overall cost is a great deal less than what you would pay for replacement cartridges. One great place to start is reading Smokeless Delite Reviews found on the internet.
One of the best ways to determine if a particular e-cig design is right for you is by reading e-cigarettes reviews and learning what others think about the brands.
May 19th, 2011 by admin
Over 12 million Americans are afflicted with Fibromyalgia. It is a painful disease that causes its victims to ache all over constantly. The disease process its self is not well understood and neither are its treatments. There are advances made every day and new treatment options become available. There have been plenty of studies that have shown success in the use of Tramadol as a treatment option.
Fibromyalgia is debilitating. It is a rheumatic condition and causes wide spread pain and fatigue, even when you first wake up. May people start treatment with Antibiotics and buy amoxicillin or buy Tetracycline. The combinations of these symptoms many times lead to depression and isolation since it is so tasking just to move, let alone get out of the house. Women are 10 times more likely to be affected by fibromyalgia then men and it strikes in ages from 25-50. Fibromyalgia affects the areas around the joints of neck, shoulders, back and hips. This can cause even more fatigue for patients because it makes it extremely difficult to exercise or even sleep. Unfortunately for those afflicted with fibromyalgia there are other symptoms that can present themselves as well. Abdominal pain, anxiety and depression, chronic headaches, and hypersensitivity to hot and cold are just a few of the other effects that can appear with fibromyalgia.
Sadly there is no cure for fibromyalgia and there are limited treatment options other than just treating the symptoms as they appear. Tramadol the generic name for Ultram is a non narcotic pain reliever that many physicians use to treat lower back pain. It also has shown great success in treating other chronic pain issues. The benefits of tramadol are that it functions like an opiate. It blocks the pain receptors in the brain which stop the brain from sending messages down to the body that it hurts. Tramadol has also had links in helping alleviate depression and anxiety symptoms. This is essential for patients with fibromyalgia since it by addressing the depression it will help the issues with fatigue. Tramadol is a prescription medication that is ordered by your physician. You and your physician will have to decide if it right for you and what dosage is appropriate to avoid Tramadol Side Effects.
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Fibromyalgia affects so many people and it isn’t a visible disability. It is important to explore every option for treatment in order to effectively control the chronic pain and fatigue. It may take many tries to find the correct medication and dosage to effectively control your pain and fatigue. By learning about different medications available and being honest with your provider, together you can come to a combination that will soon have you back to doing the things that you used to instead of letting the pain control your life.
March 23rd, 2011 by B. Baxter
I have always dreamed of living near the Black Sea and now that I have retired, I finally have the chance to do just that. Still, at first I delayed making the move. While the idea of starting a new life in a brand new area was exciting, the days when I would treat the actual move as a grand adventure have long since passed. Now I have to be realistic and think about things like how I am going insure my car and get legal advice without my usual attorney once I have moved. The fact that I would have to move to a completely different continent made everything seem much more complicated.
Since I really did want to live on the shore of the Black Sea, I decided to use the internet and do a little research. I went to my favorite search engine and called up an electoral roll search and sorted out the names of some companies that seemed interesting. After reading through the information online, I was delighted to learn that not only could I afford home insurance on a new place near the Black Sea, but the same company had a low enough rate on 2nd home insurance that I could even afford to keep my old home which would make coming back to visit with my friends and family that much easier. The same company also gave me a very good deal on my motor trade insurance as well.
A good friend of mine helped me find a website that allowed me to print out some CV templates that I was able to use as legal binding documents to settle things before the move. They were easy to fax while I was closing on a cute little sea side cottage from the other side of the world. I was also able to make some of the CV templates that dealt with things that would pertain to the belongings that I would be leaving behind. While I was hunting down the CV templates I also discovered that the site offered several moving tips and helpful legal advice about my move. After spending a few days reading through the information, I had a much better idea about what to expect as I made the move from my home to the Black Sea.
January 25th, 2011 by Greg Nolte
Giving gifts is never easy. It always seems like there is at least one person you know that is impossible to shop for, but K2 Incense is a great solution for this difficult-to-shop-for person on your list.
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The smoke from a burnt stick is very strong. It is so powerful that burning just one or two sticks of K2 cherry incense can make the entire house smell good. If you have guests coming over you do not have to worry about them bumping the incense stick and setting the carpet on fire like you do when you have an open flamed candle.
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June 22nd, 2010 by Mike Pringle
Who doesn’t want to have the latest and greatest technology in their homes these days? It seems that as each year goes by, there are a few more devices that we purchase that we would like to be able to connect to the rest of our home computer network. When you decide to upgrade that HD camera, you’ll need to figure out how to connect it to your computer. When you purchase the newest operating system, you want to be able to share that across your home network. It seems like you need a degree in computer networking just to get all of your electronic devices to work together.
Connecting your computer network at home doesn’t have to be rocket science. You just need to do some research before you decide to purchase new electronic devices. A little research will go a long way in helping you decide which devices to purchase. After all, you don’t want to have to completely change your home network just to incorporate one new electronic device, do you?
When you do your research before you buy, you can find out exactly what components will work with your existing home network infrastructure. Will that new wireless modem be compatible with your old PC? Will you be able to use your new iPhone on the wireless network or will you have to upgrade your wireless modem? How about hooking the Wii up to the new flat screen TV? Are there certain cords that you will need to purchase to make these components work together? You may not realize it, but some of those cords can cost a pretty penny too.
My simple advice is to do some research and figure out exactly what your budget is, including installation fees, and make sure that you are purchasing an electronic device that will enhance your current network, not cause you to completely change it.
May 20th, 2010 by mingsantini
Doing business while you sleep? Seems highly unlikely, doesn’t it? Yet, in this technological age, companies around the world are doing just that. No longer limited to 9 to 5 type hours, the average business is now able to continue running – even while all of its employees are sleeping! How could this be possible? Since the invention of the Internet, businesses everywhere are finding creative ways to continue doing business after the lights have been turned off and the doors locked for the day. Just a few clicks can lead potential customers to your business, help them make a purchase, and even allow them to leave customer feedback – all while you sleep! In fact, many companies are finding that the success of their business depends largely on their online sales. The companies that seem to fail often have websites that are not user-friendly or even easy to find in any search engine.
The key to making your website design work for you depends on two main components – accessibility and visibility. Accessibility means that your clients can easily access your site with just a few clicks. You don’t want clients spending hours searching your site for a particular item; in fact, they probably won’t. You can easily lose clients just by the way your website is designed. Our Madison website design company has done the research to know what designs will work best for different markets. The design of one company’s website will not necessarily be the best design for you. In fact, you don’t want your website to look the same as others. We can provide you with a unique design that will reflect your company’s best features. As a Madison web site design company, we will take the time to create a website for your needs.
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When building your website, we will take every area of your business into consideration in order to put your company at the top of the charts. We may be a Wisconsin web development company, but websites are able to be seen around the world. You can easily expand your business just by creating a website that is seen on the front page of search engines. Rather than taking it upon yourself to design a strategic website, why not consider letting us do it for you? We have the expertise and professionalism to make your website work for you.
May 15th, 2010 by Greg Nolte
If you own a business these days, chances are good that you have your customer information stored in some type of information system or database. There are several advantages to keeping track of customer information this way. For one, you can find information on any customer at the simple click of a mouse. You can see customer spending trends and also see if there might be some customers who haven’t purchased your product or service for quite some time.
When you have access to this information, it allows you to make smart business decisions and to target certain sectors of your customer base for certain promotions or upselling opportunities. This information really is crucial to keeping up with your competition and when your customers decide to use your service, they are trusting that you are keeping their information confidential. That is why it is of utmost importance to keep your customer’s information safe. If your customers find out that their confidential information has been compromised and that it is due to your computer records being hacked, chances are very good that you will lose that customer for good.
Often times, small businesses do not have the budget or need for a full-time IT department, but that doesn’t mean that small businesses should cut corners when it comes to protecting their computer network, especially if they are in an industry where there is a high potential for fraud or criminal activity. With the prevalence of technology in almost all businesses these days, it is becoming more and more crucial to keep customer information safe and secure. The information that you have on your small business network is invaluable to the success of your business. Make sure that you protect your network like you would any other area of your business.
April 25th, 2010 by mingsantini
The internet is a place of total privacy. Our society loves to surf the net. We can snoop into celebrities’ lives and find out the latest gossip. We can enter chat rooms and pretend to be someone completely different. The internet offers this kind of privacy to smokers as well. It is not cool to smoke anymore. There are commercials and radio ads all over. It is taught in schools and looked down upon in public. No smoking signs are everywhere and you are not allowed to smoke on public property, restaurants, bars and even college campuses depending on what city you live in.
The internet allows us to find out information about things that we are even just beginning to think about. We can research anything we want and find answers. For smokers this can be just an added bonus. Smokers are looked down upon in society in many cases. How many times have you been smoking and had a school age child walk by and say “Mommy is that man SMOKING?” It is just not as widely accepted as it used to be.
There are plenty of places on the internet where smoking is accepted and discussed constantly. There are many forums on cigarette smoking and what brands are the best. You can even Google how to make the perfect smoke ring with your cigarettes. You can find coupons and discounts for your traditional tobacco products. There are contests, rebates, promotions to collect points and instant win games on various tobacco companies’ websites. There are entire blogs just dedicated to smoking cigarettes. This internet network of smokers is comforting to one who is feeling ostracized by the addiction. The ability to talk freely of your habit and ask advice on whatever topic can be priceless as well.
Conversely, the internet offers all types of knowledge on how to quit smoking. The new hot product for those who are quitting smoking is the electronic cigarette. These smokeless, flameless electric cigarettes provide all the nicotine you are used to without all the carcinogens and carbon monoxide. There are plenty of places like http://www.electroniccigarettesreviews.net/ that you can snoop around to find out if two-piece electronic cigarettes are a better choice, or where to buy e-cigarettes.
There is also plenty to see on their websites as well. Green Smoke and Safe Cig electronic cigarettes offer electronic cigarette affiliate programs to users as well as various e-cig coupons that are available. The electronic cigarette is the newest technology to hit the smoking cessation world, but you will undoubtedly find hundreds of articles devoted solely to the topic. There are many forums that will offer support for smoking cessation if that is your wish as well. There are tons of sites with information about various other smoking cessation techniques and therapies.
No matter what your stance is on electronic cigarettes or other smoking cessation methods, the internet certainly has information for any type of smoker that is in search of information. It is nice to have a network of like minded friends to turn to you when you feel alone as a smoker in this world.
March 24th, 2010 by mingsantini
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February 17th, 2010 by onlinebingonut
Millions of people are making the switch to online bingo. There are sites popping up all over the internet and the game is gaining in popularity at an amazing rate. The fact that it is easy is the huge appeal of the game. We are a society that thrives on convenience. We love all our gadgets and innovations that make our lives easier and more streamlined. What better to do that than online bingo?
Think about it. Sometimes having fun takes a whole lot of effort. It is all in finding something to do, and making the effort to do it. For many that is just too much after a long week at work and all the stress that is brought on from that. Online bingo is simple. Just hop online, kick back in your recliner and set out to win at your favorite game.
Certainly this is easier than getting ready and going out. And for many that is what causes the ethical debate regarding online bingo. What consequences does our society reap when we stop being social with each other? Being online certainly has its benefits. There is no work involved. But when we stop having actual human contact with one another the debate ensues.
You see, we all need human contact to thrive and although sites like Tasty Bingo, Redbus Bingo and Posh bingo offer a great online chat room feature, this does not take the place of the necessity of actual face to face conversation. You can certainly make lots of new friends when you play bingo, however it is still very important to maintain the friendships that you currently have with your friends and family who actually are close to you.
Another spark of the ethical debate is the gambling portion of online bingo sites. Gambling can be a fun and enjoyable pastime but can prove to also be very addictive to certain people. Online bingo makes it so easy to have access to gambling all day, every day. No matter if you are playing the free bingo rooms or the pay to play rooms, the challenge is still the same. This is great for convenience sake, but for the addict it can be an irresistible and devastating lure of the next big win.
No matter why you play online bingo, it is important to remember just as in everything that we do, it is important to make use of moderation. By mainlining a healthy balance of virtual and real or fun vs. addiction you can make a smart decision over what is right for you and your personal needs. The main point is that you have fun and make sure to utilize balance in your activities.