You may have heard of the giant squid, the creature that battles with sperm whales in the deep, and may have served as the catalyst for the myth of the Kraken. 588 more words
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“Whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth” – Professor James Goff
It’s 1912 on the Miramar peninsula – a gloriously green and hilly cape, jutting into the Pacific Ocean just south of Wellington, New Zealand.553 more words
Ivory has been used for piano keys, jewelry items, veneers, figurines, pool balls, cue sticks, door handles, buttons and a myriad of other items.
And, auctioneers somewhat frequently discuss what is legal and illegal concerning the selling of ivory … and like items. 1,750 more words
This post covers my visit to the island of Dominica (pronounced Dom-in-ee-ka) as part of my tour of the Lesser Antilles.
I had intended to post photos from Dominica, Guadeloupe and Martinique but I had more decent photos of Dominica than I though, so the two French islands will appear in the next post. 1,023 more words