Archive for March, 2011

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Health & Wellness, Life & Leisure

Sushi – Popular Japanese Food

Sushi - Popular Japanese Food

Nowadays, Sushi is becoming the most popular of all the Japanese food in the restaurants. In fact, many of us wanted to taste how good sushi as food is even if it did not originate in our country. However, we still do not know how it is being processed and how it affects ones health. […]

March 21, 2011 1 Comment / Read More >>

Travel

The Wonders of Las Vegas

The Wonders of Las Vegas

The popular name Las Vegas comes from the Spanish term “meadows” or the grassland meadow. The city is situated in Nevada at the Western United States. It was discovered in the year 1829 by the league of Mexican merchants spearheaded by Antonio Arnijo when they arrived at the grassland meadow as they journeyed to Los […]

March 19, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>

Health & Wellness, Life & Leisure

Drinking Coffee: Good or Bad

Drinking Coffee: Good or Bad

Coffee has always been part of people’s lives even for the past years. A good conversation with a friend will never be complete without a cup of coffee. Business meetings will not end without sipping a cup of coffee as it warms our body removing the stress. However, drinking coffee has been the point of […]

March 17, 2011 2 Comments / Read More >>

Travel

Five World’s Tallest Buildings

Five World’s Tallest Buildings

Nowadays, numerous buildings are racing with each other to become the tallest buildings in the world. In fact, according to recent surveys, the newest or the latest buildings built are also the tallest ones and the more beauteous to look at. Just like these top five of the rank world’s tallest buildings mentioned below. They […]

March 16, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>

Environment, Interesting Facts

The Plate Tectonics

The Plate Tectonics

Plate tectonics refers to the theory widely accepted in the 1960s and 1970s that the earth’s crust and upper mantle are composed of tectonic plates that continually move or drift. This motion can cause earthquakes in various magnitudes and trigger volcanic activities.  During major earthquakes the seafloor also moves and can generate huge ocean waves […]

March 15, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>

Natural Disasters, Top News

Japan Sits on Ring of Fire

Japan Sits on Ring of Fire

In Japan’s shaky, unstable geography, earthquakes are commonplace. No other country in Asia has seen so many earthquakes as Japan, China, and other countries along the Pacific Ring of Fire. Just recently, Japan was rocked by an 8.9 magnitude earthquake causing substantial loss of life and property, and inflicting serious damage in the country’s infrastructure, […]

March 14, 2011 1 Comment / Read More >>

Health & Wellness, Top News

Nuclear Fears in Japan

Nuclear Fears in Japan

Thousands of people have been evacuated for health and safety reasons due to an explosion at Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan. The roof and walls of one of the reactors were blown off and there have been fears of a meltdown. The devastating 8.9-magnitude earthquake that rocked Japan last Friday, March 2011, caused damage to […]

March 13, 2011 1 Comment / Read More >>

Natural Disasters

The Tokai Earthquake

The Tokai Earthquake

Honshu Island, located southwest of Tokyo, has been considered the most earthquake-prone region in Japan.  It is here that Japanese geologists found regular and repeated movements of earth’s plates causing them to rapture. What are the earth’s plates? The earth is composed of layers: inner and outer core, lower and upper mantle, transition region and […]

March 12, 2011 2 Comments / Read More >>

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