Hollywood movies taught us to fear sharks and giant octopuses, but actually clash with these monsters for any diver is less likely than, for example, receiving an Oscar for a film about these creatures. Much more likely to suffer from such fish as golubiy balistol ( Balistoides viridescens ), he’s a titan triggerfish .
In the family synorogenic ( Ballistidae . eng. – triggerfish ), about 40 species of fish, but our hero stands out by the combination of considerable size (up to 75 cm, 10 kg) and aggressive behavior towards divers. underwater hunters and snorkelers.
Triggerfish lives in lagoons or on outer slopes of reefs. Usually, the fish lives alone or in pairs. It feeds on some kinds of corals, starfish, sea urchins, snails, bivalves, and algae.
To catch prey balistol can release a jet of water from its mouth to rake the sand or turn over large blocks of stone, if he knows that there sits the potential victim.
The causes of aggressive behavior
It should be understood that you have the guts, he will not. Even hunting for small fish is not part of his plans, not to mention the huge carcass, often dressed in a tasteless suit . Continue reading
The puffer fish
So called the whole family of puffer fishes. Combine them two factors: the extreme toxicity and the glory of one of the most famous Japanese dishes.
These fish are very tender and tasty meat, which for centuries has become a favorite national delicacy. But there are the liver, skin or eggs is deadly, because even a crumb of these tissues contains a deadly dose of toxin that causes muscle paralysis and respiratory arrest.
Only chefs are highly qualified, specially trained and have an official certificate, you can cook this dish. They can clean up poisonous fish to extract only safe meat. But, despite all precautions, every year several people are killed and dozens are in hospital. The most famous victim of Mitsugoro Bandeau Eighth, living national treasure of Japan (not live), the world famous theater of Kabuki.
I wonder what enterprising Japanese farmers have learned to grow a secure version of Blowfish. But caught on innovation: the chefs protested, not wanting to lose lucrative and rare profession, and also fans of dangerous Goodies. Devoid of any risk, this dish immediately lost the lion’s share of its appeal. Continue reading
The best way to save your body from the destructive action of the metropolis is to communicate with wildlife. Nature in all its diversity is able to give peace and harmony, to evoke many positive emotions, to regain vitality. Through communication with the wonderful and incomprehensible the world of nature the person can re-experience the taste of life, which is very easy to forget in the endless maze of big cities. Ensure regular contact with wildlife will help the presence of a marine aquarium in the interior of your home or office.
As an element of modern Aqua design developed by project a competent and well-designed aquarium can bring the beauty and harmony into your life. The attractive design of the aquarium will help to make the atmosphere in the apartment or office more pleasant and comfortable, will no doubt have a positive impact on the health of those living or working there. Thanks to the small piece of personal sea, you will be able much easier to overcome fatigue and stress, because every day its little inhabitants will give you a lot of positive emotions and pleasant impressions.
Philosophers of the ancient East, which the founders of the popular in our time teachings of Feng Shui believed that water is a powerful element of impact, and harmonization, which brings material prosperity, physical strength and peace of mind. Not for nothing even in the very name of this doctrine of the harmony and prosperity the word “Shui”, translated as “water”. Continue reading
The fishing calendar “Year on year is not necessary” — says the proverb, i.e., the onset of the various phenomena of nature are not constant from year to year have changed. For example, the rivers shall be opened always at the beginning of the rapid melting of snows, which happens in mid-March, in April. Every year, at different times wakes up and stops the plant world, come and go, many birds, etc., Fishermen have long noticed the undeniable connection fish life with the phenomena of nature. In this calendar I am trying to reasonably associate sports fishing for freshwater fish with natural phenomena. further
When the fish pecks is better? Many experienced anglers have repeatedly pointed out that fish throughout the year, fed with different intensity. So, Sabaneyev wrote: “one thing is certain — that the majority of fish feeds, and therefore. more>>>
Homemade compound wooden Wobbler. The manufacture of crank. subsequently, this type of lure took one of leading places in Dorokhovo and artificial lure fishing big fish. A feature of this Wobbler is its buoyancy and a decent weight. further
Bait for fishing. Cooking millet porridge Method prigotovlenii. Taken metal jar with lid, half filled with wheat and filled to the top with water. Continue reading
In the blue-blue ocean, deep in its depth the shark lived. She was black-black with a white belly. On one side lived the shark fish from sticking. This is a fish that glued her belly to the large carnivore, and eat up all the production pieces and scraps that tumbled from his mouth. Thus the fish is stuck in complete safety, because predatory fish can’t Dodge so to bite Remora, and natural enemies such as predator shark no. Lives stuck on its owner to old age.
The shark was quite a lonely predator with no occupation. She has never loved anyone, had no friends, nothing to build, no one cared, and that was very boring. The only thing to do was to swim and devour the fish. And she swam without a break all the time, because sharks are arranged so that at all times, even in sleep, they must swim or they will drown. And here’s a shark swam and swam in the warm waters of the Atlantic ocean, and soon her this warm water is very tired. So when she got into cold ocean current, we were delighted and happily floated along with the cold water. But soon she got tired, because the current was carrying her self, so her swim was not necessary. And then she turned and began to swim against the tide. To overcome the current was already at least some entertainment. And the shark swam and swam against the current. However,it appeared that she now does not need to hunt, because the ocean is full of fat stupid fish who go with the flow. The shark was easy enough to open his mouth to meet it, and within itself bring the shark full belly of great fish. Eating vigorously and constantly overcoming the current, the shark had grown to an incredible size. The shark was the size of a good whale. Continue reading