Dust cloud over Sydney

sydney dust cloudThe inhabitants of Eastern Australia, Sydney amongst others, woke up to find themselves involved in an unexpected orange dust cloud caused by desert winds that complicated the daily activities.

The health department urged people to stay home as far as possible and predicted that the chaos will continue tomorrow.

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The Venice of the East? Pollution Chokes Bangkok’s Canals

A foul stench rises from the grey-black water as I wait for the riverboat. Kids jump in and climb back out, laughing a screaming. Old tires line the floating dock to protect the boats. I look down into the water toward my reflection, but it isn’t there. The grey water swallows everything. This is Bangkok’s Khlong Saen Saeb. Continue reading

ECO Jet ski: The World’s First All-Electric Jetski

Electric cars have been getting plenty of attention recently, but what about electric jet skis? The ECO Jetski–the first all-electric jet ski–reaches speeds of 50 MPH and has an impressive battery life of three hours. Check out a video of the yet-to-be-released jet ski in action below.

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Private Jet Charter Services In India: Avail This To Save Your Time

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Indian economy is fast growing. As time passing by, more and more business related travelling is seen in and across India. Apart from just business, certain VIPs, celebrities, executives and other such people who require travelling simply anywhere within the country at short notice period are fast switching on to the private jet charter services that are now easily available in India. These private jet charter services are the need of the hour. Due to its major advantages more and more people prefer such charter. Private jet charter services- as the name suggests, is a service where you fly solo or with very less people. Unlike commercial aircrafts, you can use it as a car via which you can reach simply anywhere to everywhere.

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Hybrid Cars, The Prototype Of Modern Vehicles

Mercedes-Benz has taken the wraps off of its first hybrid car for passenger, the S400 Blue HYBRID. Based on the S350, this mild hybrid auto pairs an electric motor/generator and the first lithium-ion battery in a production car with a specially tuned version of the company’s 3.5L V6 driving the wheels through a 7-speed automatic transmission. Continue reading

Hyundai Equus: Are You Ready For a Korean V8?

One generation after the introduction of its first line of cars in the US, Hyundai Motors is preparing to import to the US its first V8 powered car. The Equus, a full sized sedan, will be new to the US market, but the Korean automaker has been making large cars for years. Please read on for more information about this exciting development. Continue reading

Titanic Historical Society 2009 Convention Set for Long Beach, CA

The Titanic Historical Society’s 2009 Convention will be held on April 3-5 aboard the RMS Queen Mary, Long Beach, California.

The Titanic Historical Society is the world’s largest Titanic organization. The Society does not represent one nation but all countries and was the first to form for the purpose of preserving the history of RMS Titanic and the White Star Line. Continue reading

Last Lamborghini Reventón Delivered

Italian super sport car manufacturer Lamborghini has announced the delivery of the twentieth and last produced copy of the exclusive model Reventón.

That last copy was delivered to a buyer from the United Kingdom, who paid a million euros (without the taxes), by Stephan Winkelmann, head of Automobili Lamborghini SpA.

Lamborghini Reventón was presented for the first time in September last year at the Frankfurt Auto Show, when they announced that only 20 copies of this exclusive car will be made. Continue reading

Are you "green"?

Being “green” doesn’t only mean buying plants for your home or garden, or saying “save the whales dude!” If you think that you have to be rich or powerful to be able to do something for the well fare of your planet, you’re terribly wrong. Everybody can help in the battle against global pollution, the greenhouse effect and other evils that menace our bare existence.

Here are some things you can do yourself:

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