Monthly Archives: April 2012

Chivalry

Chivalry – a word hardly recognized in this world we now know. We recognize it rather as a component of fairytales, but at one time, chivalry was the accepted manner in which men were expected to act. In a time … Continue reading

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Special One

Recently a white killer whale has been spotted, and it could be the only one in the world. Imagine that – Free Willy without the panda look.:-) This unique orca was spotted near Russia by a bunch of Researchers. This … Continue reading

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Fear Factor

During a Biology Lecture the other day, we were shown slides of shark teeth, prehistoric and present. The prehistoric ones were FREAKY!!! but even now, the present day shark’s teeth are shocking. So I thought to myself that I should … Continue reading

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Abominable Snowman of the Sea

This creature is so weird and wonderful it actually seems to belong more in myth than marine environment! The yeti crab is so unusual that a whole new family of creature had to be created to classify it. Kiwas Hirsatu … Continue reading

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An Ocean of Heartbreak

Deviating from the happy, naughty and cute today, I explore a heartbreaking reality. The Midway Atoll is a 2.4 square mile island lying about one third of the way between Honolulu and Tokyo. It is the unorganized territory of the … Continue reading

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Scallywag of the Ocean

I have loved the Beluga whales since the first time I clapped eyes on them a few years ago in a book on marine life. They seem to encapsulate the joyful, funloving side of the great deep with their adorable … Continue reading

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Medieval Moon

Felt like painting today instead of studying :-). So, here it is, thought I would add a poem just for effect. On Nights Like These You asked me why I walk beneath the moon On nights like these When the … Continue reading

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