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Rabu, 09 Maret 2011

Beautifull birds in Indonesia

1. Blue Bird of Paradise
Blue Bird of Paradise or the scientific name Paradisaea Rudolphi is a kind of medium-sized birds of paradise, with a length of about 30cm, the distribution of the genus Paradisaea.Daerah Blue Paradise found in the forests of the eastern highlands of Papua New Guinea and southeast, mostly from a height of 1,400 meters to 1,800 meters altitude above sea level.

2. Red Bird of Paradise
Red Bird of Paradise or the scientific name Paradisaea rubra is a kind of babbler bird of medium size, with a length of about 33cm, from the clan Paradisaea. Indonesian endemic, Red Bird of Paradise are found only in lowland forests on the island in the district Batanta Waigeo and Raja Ampat, West Irian Jaya province.

3. Peacock Blue
Peacock Peacock Blue or India, which the scientific name Pavo cristatus is one of three species of bird peacock. Peacock Blue has a glossy dark blue feathers. Adult male birds are large, can reach 230cm in length, with a very long tail cover green metallic. Blue Peacock population scattered in open forests with grasslands in India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bhutan. Previously this species was found also in Bangladesh, but now most probably extinct there.

4. Bali Starling
Bali Starling or the scientific name Leucopsar rothschildi is a kind of babbler bird-sized, approximately 25cm long, from the tribe Sturnidae. Endemic to Indonesia, the Bali Starling is only found in the woods west of the island of Bali. This bird is also the only species endemic to Bali, where in 1991 was crowned as the fauna symbol of Bali province. The existence of this endemic animals protected by law.

5. Cekakak Malay-forest
Cekakak-forest has a unique and distinctive voice. In general, they were loud. Siulannya rises and reads "kwii-kwii ...". Uniquely, each whistle was generated around one tone per second. Bird species live in the woods and hunt from a low perch. Unlike his voice is loud, this bird was rather shy. They are just looking for prey from the ground with leaves keep turning.

6. Nuri Black Wings
Nuri Nuri black or red wing of Biak, is the scientific name Eos cyanogenia is a kind of parrot-sized, with a length of about 30cm, from the tribe Psittacidae. Endemic to Indonesia, Nuri-winged black only found in forest habitats in the coastal island of Biak and the islands in the Gulf of Paradise, Papua. This species is often found and nest in coconut plantations.

7. Old King's brother
This species lives at an altitude of 0-1520 feet above sea level, usually in groups. Cockatoos are generally long-lived, until reaching 60 years or more. Cockatoo inhabits primary and secondary forests are high and the edge of the forest; also monsoon forests (Nusa Tenggara), bersemak high forest, rare trees and shrubs whose tree farm is rare. From sea level to a height of 900 m (Sulawesi), 1520 m (Lombok), 1000 m (Sumbawa)

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Senin, 07 Maret 2011

Carok Madura "Indonesia"

Carok is a tradition of murder due to certain reasons associated with self-esteem and then followed by inter-group or inter-clan [1] using a weapon (usually celurit). There are no official regulations in this fight because carok an act that is considered negative and the criminal and illegal. This is how the Madurese in maintaining self-esteem and "out "of problems that complicated.
Usually, "carok" is the last way that the travel by the Madurese community in solving a problem. Carok usually happens when it comes to issues involving honor / pride for the people of Madura (largely due to infidelity and dignity / honor the family)
Many consider carok is a heinous act and contrary to religious teachings Madurese own though steeped in Islamic religion in general but, individually, many still hold the tradition carok.
The word itself comes from carok Madurese language which means 'fight with honor'.
On July 13, 2006, seven people were killed and three people were seriously injured due to mass carok Longitude Village Central, District Batumarmar, Pamekasan regency, Madura, East Java. The number of alleged victims will still increase, because many victims who escaped in spite of injuries.
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Amazing Underwater Park in Bunaken "Indonesia"

Bunaken is an area of 8.08 km ² island in the Bay of Manado, located in the northern island of Sulawesi, Indonesia. This island is part of the city of Manado, the provincial capital of North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Bunaken Island can be achieved by speed boat (speed boat) or a rented boat with about 30 minutes journey from the port city of Manado. Around the island there Bunaken Bunaken marine park which is part of the Bunaken National Park. This marine park has a marine biodiversity one of the highest in the world. Scuba diving attracts many visitors to the island. Overall Bunaken marine park covers an area of 75,265 hectares with five islands within it, namely the island of Manado Tua, Bunaken Island, Island Siladen, Mantehage Island follows several children his island, and island Naen. Although covering an area of 75,265 hectares, the location of the dive (diving) is limited in each of the five beaches that surround the island.
Bunaken marine park has a 20 point dive (dive spot) with varying depth of up to 1344 meters. Of the 20 diving points, 12 points among them diving around Bunaken Island. Twelve point dive is the most frequently visited by divers and lovers of the beauty of underwater scenery.
Most of the 12 point dive in Bunaken Island lined up from the southeast to the northwest of the island. In this region there are underwater great walls, which is also called the hanging walls, or a giant rock walls that stand vertically and curved upward. These rock walls are also a source of food for fish in the waters around the island Bunaken.Indriyani A. Rachman 13:42, 27 April 2010 (UTC)
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Wonders of Mexico Underwater Sculpture Park

Wonders of Mexico Underwater Sculpture Park
British sculptor Jason de Caires Taylor created a miracle in the Marine Park of Punta CancĂșn, Isla de Mujeres, and Punta Nizuc, in Cancun, Mexico. In a project called "The Silent Evolution", Taylor creates an underwater sculpture park, which also functions as an artificial reef.
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Minggu, 13 Februari 2011

Volvo OV4 Gustaf Larson

Hand scratches Gustaf Larson
Thanks to perseverance, Gustaf Larson (1924) successfully completed the Volvo OV4, OV4 derived from the word Oppen-Vagn (Swedish language), which means open-topped car. While Volvo itself is taken from the Scandinavian languages, which means "I roll".

In his first production, machine Volvi OV4 already using aluminum pistons. Not only by Gustaf OV4 have a high durability. However, while testing was in error because the system is installed upside-down teeth and cause the car to walk forward but can not walk backwards.

In the next stage, namely Volvo PV4 issued a new vehicle. With a 1944 cc engine capable of driving this car in a speed of 90 km per hour. Although a newcomer, Volvo is able to compete with older players. Through a variety of market research and development engine, Volvo PV4 OV4 and getting a place in the automotive market.And now, Volvo became the world's largest automotive industry.
(Source: Male Emporium)
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classic cars JAGUAR MK 4 Roadster Train

JAGUAR MK 4 Roadster Train
Sporty skill Nobility
In the automotive field, Europe is known as a producer of premium car class. One of them proved dalah England. Through its British Jaguar introduced the upscale cars. Jaguar factory founded by the British aristocracy in 1925, the goal is to satisfy the tastes of the nobility. Just as Ford, Jaguar's first output bodynya like horse-drawn carriage.

He was long the position Jaguar as an upmarket car. Various types of cars he had production. Among these type Jaguar MK 4 Roadster. In 1948 this vehicle was popular among sports enthusiasts because of noble character of his sport.

The room cabin is sporty highlight. Seat made of foam rubber, very soft occupied. Not only that, but also adpat up and down and back and forth so as to provide ease the driver to adjust according to your posture. For the exterior, this car seems simple. Body tebruat of sheet metal plate, round headlamps stand out like cat's eye. While the windshield is made flat to form four long perseegi.

To complete if the sport, Jaguar MK 4 is equipped with 6-cylinder engine, 3500 cc, with a speed of 185 km / hour. This car also uses two models of conventional carburetors.
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FLAT 1100D

FLAT 1100D
Hi I Am Fiat
If you are a fan of the old vehicle, you know stands for Fiat, Fabbrica Italiana Automobile Torino. Along with other European auto companies, Fiat started production in 1899. Following the development of Fiat's time to make changes to adjust din clan with the market, one type Fiat 1100D.

Fiat this type was introduced to the general public about the year 1948 in Milan International Motor Show Fiat at that time issued two types of cars, the first Fiat 1100D, four-door type, and the Fiat 110 013, two-door type. Both these cars use the materials and steel. So might Fiat 1100D and 1100B is no doubt. Fiat 1100D could go to Indonesia, in Indonesia, this car is known by the name honde car.
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Bung Karno's cars, the first Indonesian president at that time.

Blogging Bung Karno, the first Indonesian president at that time.
There are few cars favored by the former number one in Indonesia, Bung Karno. In
Lincoln Landaulette (Limosincabrio), Crysler Imperial and buik-8. At the time ofindependence, Buick-8 is the first vehicle used by Bung Karno. Indonesia's first president was happy driving this car for its elegant, robust, able to travel far field andcomfortable ride.

In terms of making history, Buick is the type of limited-8-8, produced in 1939 with acapacity of 5247 cc engine. From the car's body design is quite unique, between the driver and passenger are separated by a glass that can be opened. If you do not want to use a glass divider play was opening the driver's residence.

The story is pretty interesting car. The car was discovered in 1945 on the back of the Department of Transportation by Sudiro, chairman of the Barisan Banteng, this timeIndonesia was still under Japanese occupation. Since Sudiro indeed understand the automotive field, he immediately approached the driver, persuaded to sell. Withouttime consuming Sudiro managed to buy and bring home Buick-8. Then he dedicatedto President Sokemo, and eventually become President of the official vehicles withlicense plate number R-1.
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FORD T & A Legenda

triumph of Ford Motor Company is still going on until now. Its existence is still considered by other automotive industry. Ford first produced the cars around the year 1908 with model 1.
Over the years, Ford launched the Ford Model A, that looks better but still buggy prominent impression. Classical impression was also prominent on the spark board
apart and curved. The front there is a round head lamp measures 8 inches.
For the interior, this car is equipped with an elongated seat that can didukuki three people. So is the rear seat. In accordance with the technology in those days, not starter
located on the top but under the floor, to turn the car driver stepped on the starter with a foot residence. Likewise with the brakes still using steel ropes, similar to a motorcycle brake.
In terms of engine, the Ford Model A 4-cylinder engine, 900 cc. To enter the engine fuel still use carburetors. On the suspension, this car is still using the suspension per carry.
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Austin Seven The classic cars

More and more intent Old
The more classic the more expensive and certainly more and hunted. That's the selling value of vintage cars. Scarcity and the beauty that he has had his own appeal.

It IS hard to care for vintage cars, are old, requires diligence and patience. For lovers of vintage cars, something like this is considered something exciting and challenging.The more difficult to fix the car the more excited they are renovating. For auto parts, hares diligent collectors also went to the old car exchanges.

To get their old car automotive enthusiasts willing to pay millions of dollars, as is done by Gunawan Tjandra example. His passion for vintage cars
since the college started in Sounthern Alberta Institute of Technology in Canada.

The first vintage cars owned Cabriolet is a four-door Impala he bought in 1996. A few years later the boss of PT. Glass is a direct Fima has hundreds of vintage cars. In turn these cars is displayed at the Museum Cars Sentul. Here are reviews of several vintage cars.

Might Train Horses
British production car was made not for the nobility. In the Dutch colonial era, the Austin Seven was to be one means of transport sate fighters. This car was designed by a draftsman Stanley Herbert Austin Edge at home. The idea of making cars is obtained when looking at the table in the garage billiar Austin home. So just about the size of Austin Seven billiar table.

Like the other old cars, car body Herbert Austin's creation is like a carriage horse.Length about 310 cm and 135 cm wide. The window was wide open with no cover glass. Design flat rear and spare tires body together. If examined in depth,
contain less interior design aesthetic, is visible from the front seat are made of vinyl-coated rubber material, and can not be brought forward or pushed back.

Car King Arhtur country uses 4-cylinder engine, the 747 and the Austin Seven engine ignition in terms of use and platinum coils. To start the engine, the Austin Seven using crank. Own expertise needed to power it.
Enghol wrong hands can be hit back by a lever pengengkolnya.

Unlike other car, the Austin Seven automobile travel was not so long, only 17 years old. The first production in 1922 and last in 1939. Although the rise in the era of European industrialization, but Austin Seven still could not last long ..
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