Sand grains from Maui, Hawaii. These were the first grains of sand that I examined through the microscope. I was amazed by the array of spectacular bits and pieces. The "Y" shaped glassy structure at the top is a sponge spicule, which functions as the internal skeleton of most sponges. Just to the left and down are two perfectly formed microscopic shells. Just to the right and down from the sponge spicule is a bit of brown sea urchin spine, with its intricate structural design
Find residential Italian cooking schools in Italy. Learn to cook authentic Italian cuisine and enjoy wine tasting. Have a fun Italian cooking holidays with a host family. Eat what you cooked after class and share meals with your new friends.
Sure, you come to Seattle for culture, great coffee, and seafood. But beautiful Puget Sound can deliver stunning encounters with breathtakingly massive black-and-white orcas. (Dibrova/Dreamstime) (From: Best Spots to See Wildlife in the U.S.)