Category Archives: History

Svalbard: hardt klima Lyser Fordrivelse av de trengende

English version click here… Av ANDREW HIGGINS 9 juli 2014 NY Times Type text or a website address or translate a document. Av ANDREW HIGGINS 9 juli 2014 NY Times Cancel Stille og isolert Den norske Longyearbyen på Svalbard er … Continue reading

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Svalbard: A Harsh Climate Calls for Banishment of the Needy

By ANDREW HIGGINS JULY 9, 2014 NY Times LONGYEARBYEN, Norway — As governor of Norway’s northernmost territory, Odd Olsen Ingero commands a police force with just six officers and a single detention cell for an area twice the size of … Continue reading

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A Deep Dive Into New Scuba Tech

By Vivian Wagner TechNewsWorld 2/13/14 “There is always going to be some hesitation to putting your phone in a housing and taking it underwater, but as more and more are diving with iGills, it is just becoming the new normal,” … Continue reading

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5 best diving spots to warm your bones

Lyn Mettler February 7, 2014 FoxNews.com […In] the Western Pacific is the remote island of Palau, part of the Rock Islands and nicknamed “Rainbow’s End” because it’s so far away. It is not easy to get to, as you have … Continue reading

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Where to eat in Palau

Palau restaurant reviews?  Hmm…First, I eat really healthy.  Second, I don’t eat beef or lamb so that is rather limiting for the average reader. With that said, the places I like are: The Taj (good Indian food) Bern Ermii (great … Continue reading

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In Palau, a glancing blow from Typhoon Haiyan

PRIWorld Producer Peter Thomson November 14, 2013 The world’s attention has been focused this past week on the ongoing disaster in the Philippines, as millions of residents there struggle to cope with the unprecedented crisis brought on by Typhoon Haiyan. … Continue reading

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NASA: Magnetic Pole Reversal Happens All The (Geologic) Time

Scientists understand that Earth’s magnetic field has flipped its polarity many times over the millennia. In other words, if you were alive about 800,000 years ago, and facing what we call north with a magnetic compass in your hand, the … Continue reading

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