Tag: ocean

Treasures Lost at Sea

Treasures Lost at Sea

April 16, 2014 | By | 1 Comment

You’ve seen the movies, you’ve read the stories, and you’ve dreamed the dreams about finding sunken treasure, but have you ever spent time learning about what hidden gems actually exist at the bottom of the sea? In the following infographic, Self Storage Finders presents a handful of documented and unconfirmed treasures that are currently sitting on the ocean floor just waiting to be scooped up by lucky and relentless treasure hunters.

Pantone Guide To Beaches

Pantone Guide To Beaches

September 11, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Are you on a beautiful beach and stuck for something to write on a postcard home? Why not use the Pantone color guide to describe the exact shade of sand you are sitting on? This fun infographic is just what you need.

Is Deep Sea Mining Worth the Risk

Is Deep Sea Mining Worth the Risk

July 1, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Do you know that there are over $150 trillion worth of gold hidden in the seabed of our planet? That’s why deep sea mining is so tempting, despite its dangers. The following infographic by 911 Metallurgy takes a look to see if deep sea mining is worth the risks.

Swimming Pools vs. The Ocean: Which Is Safer?

Swimming Pools vs. The Ocean: Which Is Safer?

August 23, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Swimming and other water sports are popular in the United States. Not only does swimming provide a fun, recreational activity–it’s also a great form of exercise. Unfortunately, being near the water can also be deadly. Drowning is the fifth leading cause of accidental death. If you’re going to go near the water, be sure to observe proper safety precautions.

Collapsing Seas

Collapsing Seas

April 11, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Barry Cornwall once said, “The sea! the sea! the open sea! The blue, the fresh, the ever free! Without a mark, without a bound, It runneth the earth’s wide regions round; It plays with the clouds; it mocks the skies; Or like a cradled creature lies.” Today our oceans face so many threats, that their future is in question.