Monterey Canyon, or Monterey Submarine Canyon, is a submarine canyon in Monterey Bay, California. It is the subject of ongoing study by the scientists at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute,the Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, and other oceanographic institutions.
This is the Bridge of Lions in At. Augustine Fl. The bridge itself is beautiful but the stone lions at the entrance of the bridge is a story itself. It seems that the sculpter that did the Lions realized that he had put no tongues in the lions mouth so he killed himself. Kind of drastic wouldn't you say?
First breeding in captivity of Berber lions - Neuwied Zoological Gardens, Germany.
News: For the first time in Germany a successful breeding of Berber lions has occured, in Neuwied zoo. On presenting the two as-yet-unnamed cubs, zoo director Heinrich Klein called it "a sensational success."
The species has been considered extinct, in the wild, ever since the 1940's...
This place is the eternal home of the Lions (Galatasaray SK) of Turkey. It was in 2000 this finest team of the nation brought the UEFA Cup from Kopenhagen to this magnificent arena of soccer, where the European so-called giants (Real, Manchester, Barcelona, Dortmund, etc.) had a real good beating.
Animals roam and frolic in natural-habitat settings at this excellent zoo in Audubon Park. It harbors lions, tigers, bears, sea lions, and a family of extremely rare white (albino) alligators. The Louisiana Swamp exhibit re-creates the natural habitat of alligators, nutria (large swamp rodents), and catfish. Other highlights include the butterfly exhibit, the children's petting zoo, and white B...
The Tour will take place from May to July 2009, with 7 provincial games being played alongside the 3 match test series.
Match 1 - 30 May - Highveld XV - Rustenburg
Match 2 - 3 June - Golden Lions - Johannesburg
Match 3 - 6 June - Free State Cheetahs - Bloemfontein
Match 4 - 10 June - Natal Sharks - Durban
Match 5 - 13 June - Western Province - C...
Tour venues for the 2005 British and Irish Lions rugby tour. Includes:
Rotorua International Stadium (June 4 v Bay of Plenty)
Yarrow Stadium, New Plymouth (June 8 v Taranaki)
Waikato Stadium, Hamilton (June 11 v NZ Maori)
Westpac Stadium, Wellington (June 15 v Wellington)
Carisbrook, Dunedin (June 18 v Otago)
Rugby Park Stadium, Invercargill (June 21 v ...