iPad-Sized Deep-Sea Isopods Found in Gulf of Mexico

(Photo : CHRISTOPHE ARCHAMBAULT/AFP via Getty Images) A giant isopod crustacean is displayed for the ‘Ocean’ exhibition at the National Museum of Natural History (Museum d’Histoire Naturelle) in Paris on March 29, 2019. A team of Taiwanese, Japanese, and Australian researchers uncovered a new iPad-sized deep-sea isopod species in the Gulf of Mexico. This group of football-sized isopods has been cruising the bottom for 200 or 300 million years, even during the extinction of the dinosaurs. Bathynomus giganteus, one of the most giant living species yet (per Science Alert), may be found at depths of more than 2,500 meters (8,200 feet).

Conair Heir Buys Jupiter Island Mansion for $35M

Conair heiress Babe Rizzuto and 609 South Beach Road (Getty Images, Nicholas Deficili/Elite Photographer)
Babe Rizzuto, an heir to the Conair fortune paid about $35 million for an ocean-to-Intracoastal estate on Jupiter Island, The Real Deal has learned.
Property records show a company tied to Rizzuto, who is daughter of the late billionaire Leandro Rizzuto, acquired the nine-bedroom, 10-bath, 11,000-square-foot mansion at 609 South Beach Road.
609 South Beach Road (Nicholas Deficili/Elite Photographer)
Attorney Robert Stone and his wife, Lesley Stone, sold the property.

Marriott International : Fairfield by Marriott Celebrates Its Brand Debut in Costa Rica with the Opening of Fairfield by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela

Fairfield by Marriott, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary brands, announced the opening of Fairfield by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela, celebrating the brand’s debut in Costa Rica. Located in the Alajuela province and inspired by the beauty of simplicity, the 120-room hotel delivers an inviting and seamless experience, positioned to become the destination of choice for travelers to the greater metropolitan area of Costa Rica. “We are thrilled to introduce Fairfield by Marriott to Costa Rica with the opening of Fairfield by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela,” said Brian King, President of Marriott’s International Caribbean and Latin America region.

Largest Deep Sea Fish Captured in Rare Footage at 6,000-Foot Deep Off the Coast of Japan

(Photo : Pixabay/Skitterphoto) Largest Deep Sea Fish Captured in Rare Footage at 6,000-Feet-Deep Off the Coast of Japan Japanese scientists captured the rare footage of what could be the largest deep-sea fish in the world, according to a news release from Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC). The sea creature called the yokozuna slickhead fish had only been caught six times and was mainly unknown to scientists.  The sighting was reported first on July 1 in a study titled “Detection of the Largest Deep-Sea-Endemic Teleost Fish at Depths of Over 2,000 m Through a Combination of eDNA Metabarcoding and Baited Camera Observations,” published in Frontiers in Marine Science.

Hamdan bin Mohammed: Mohammed bin Rashid’s vision strengthens Dubai’s position as a first destination for tourism and the safest, safest and best city to live in the world

Hamdan bin Mohammed: Mohammed bin Rashid’s vision enhances Dubai’s position as the first destination for tourism and the safest, safest and best city to live in the world His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, affirmed that “the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President

Hamdan bin Mohammed: Mohammed bin Rashid’s vision strengthens Dubai’s position as a first destination for tou

Kahari Resort: Why This One Is Worth Booking In Exuma

The rustic-chic Kahari Resort is an ideal hideaway that beckons holidaymakers, especially love birds, to spend a completely relaxing retreat. Nestled on the secluded, long, and narrow Stocking Island, just a few minutes away from the port of Georgetown, this boutique-styled resort is second-to-none when it comes to a private and peaceful setting. What makes Stocking Island special is its long stretches of powdery white sand with few people around. But mostly, its magnificent coral gardens, breathtaking undersea caves, and the island’s blue holes make this place a real cut-off from the outside world.

Israeli Gov’t Sets up Website to Recruit for Tourism, Aviation Industries

The Media Line Staff 07/04/2022The Israeli Tourism and Transport ministries are embarking on a procedure to deal with the shortage of employees in tourism and aviation and the subsequent congestion, and are creating a dedicated website offering jobs in the tourism-related industries.The ministries call on companies and business owners working in tourism, aviation, transport, border control, and other areas relevant to the tourism industry to publish their vacancies on the website that is about to be set up.

Visit This Precious Pre-Islamic Historic Site in Saudi Arabia

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is rich in culture and heritage with history stretching from prehistoric times to the last century. It is well-known that the northwestern regions such as AlUla and Al Jawf are famous for historical sites dating back millennia, many of which were home to some of the earliest Arabic and Aramaic cultures in the region. In the south of the Kingdom is perhaps one of the most important such sites in the Arab world, and part of recent cultural collaboration between Saudi Arabia and Greece in 2021, Qaryat Al-Faw.

Gas Price Update: Prices Down Around New Lenox Heading Into Easter

Gas prices continue to go down in Illinois. Here’s a look at where to find the lowest gas prices around New Lenox. (Shutterstock)NEW LENOX, IL — New Lenox residents are getting a little relief at the pump with gas prices down heading into Easter weekend. The average price of gas in Illinois was at about $4.33 per gallon Friday, according to AAA. That’s down 10 cents from a week ago.In Will County, the average price for a gallon of gas was around a nickel under the state average on Friday at about $4.