Probably everyone dreams of fishing at the sea. And my dream came true! Broke week: if you don’t catch, then at least to admire the underwater world of the red sea.
Flew on 11 February in the afternoon. And were disappointed by the African cold and wind to boot. Not the season. Well that a bit of tourists. And everyone in the hotel were Russian.
Next day started with the exploration of adjacent water territories. And Yes the weather has improved. Warmer to +23, and the water temperature was +20, and that’s the coldest water in Hurghada.
Spinning the telescope had brought with him, took a pack of twisters unknown brand, fins, mask, snorkel – and to the bridge, located on the territory of our hotel and the outgoing of hundred metres into the sea.
Time 11:30, and on the beach very few people, and it’s for the best. Explored the surrounding coral reefs and was struck by the purity of the water, variety, number, beauty and colors of corals and fish. Continue reading
17 more than 650 new species of marine life discovered by scientists during the international project “Census of marine life” . In different corners of our planet with the help of automatic cameras, sonar and other equipment of deep-sea biologists from 80 countries explored the seabed down to depths of 1 to 5 km, to where “reign of eternal twilight.” Oil worms, crabs with furry claws, completely transparent sea cucumbers with tentacles-spikes – this is not a complete list of detected living beings. But, according to the scientists themselves, it is at the bottom of the Central part of the Atlantic ocean . in the vicinity of the Easter Islands and New Zealand made the most specific opening.
Gelatinous octopus nicknamed Dumbo thanks to a pair of fins funny forms that look like the ears of the disney character of the same name. It weighs 6 kg with a body length of about 2 meters and lives at a depth of 3,000 meters. Continue reading