Edward R. o Ricciuti, ichthyologist-lover, scuba diver, author of several popular science publications, a former employee of the new York Zoological society, introduces readers to marine and river animals and fish that may pose a danger to humans, talks about the features of the hydrosphere and on the adaptation of animal to its environment. Biological information about various types of “sea killers” and the descriptions of their habits accompany the stories about the cases of attacks on humans, as well as tips to avoid collisions with them.

Written simply and emotionally, the book is intended for a wide circle of readers.

Candiru — a small blood-sucking catfish that are embedded in the human body and cause a painful death.

Giant catfish-eater — dweller of the waters of the Danube; at length reaches 4,5 meters and weighs up to 300 pounds. Continue reading

The inhabitants of the Mediterranean sea

Croatia is a beautiful country. Besides, today it is considered one of the safest countries in Europe. Both flora, fauna, climate, and population, are unlikely to cause trouble for the tourists, but still some features of this country, you should learn more before you travel. “Forewarned is forearmed”…
Rest for many of us is the most anticipated and important event of the year. We go to hot countries or cultural trip, to forget about everyday troubles, to change the boring work environment, gain new experiences and strength. It is therefore essential that the holiday was a success and was not marred with troubles and health problems.
Dangerous creatures in the Mediterranean sea that can damage the person, unit, anyway, much less than in tropical seas. Threat to meet up with a shark so rare that for many years none of the areas of the Mediterranean, even in the most solitary places, none of descending under the water did not see any. However, sometimes even quite innocent looking animals may pose a danger to humans.
To exaggerate this danger, we will not, but will try to familiarize you with the problems that can occur when too close contact with sea inhabitants. Continue reading

Breeding aquarium fish as a business

Business on the breeding of aquarium fish is easy. It is the sale of rare aquarium fish, necessary equipment, food, plants and other things that are required in the process of breeding these animals.

The advantages of business on the breeding of aquarium fish

The almost complete absence of competitors from manufacturers.

Low cost to start business. Prices on aquariums, fishes, equipment and accessories readily available.

No need to rent a space. Breeding aquarium fish can be enjoyed at home.

Ease of doing business. To do they can anyone. Appropriate education is required.

Opportunities for sale: bird markets, pet shops, private persons. Continue reading