Volcanic island in the Pacific Ocean is experiencing a ‘growth spurt’

Volcanic island in the Pacific Ocean is experiencing a ‘growth spurt’ – adding nearly 500 feet of land in under a month Nishinoshimay, a volcanic island,  sits some 600 miles south of Tokyo, Japan  Experts observed multiple eruptions since May that have added to its land mass Since June, some 500 feet has been added … Read more Volcanic island in the Pacific Ocean is experiencing a ‘growth spurt’

Four bizarre new species of giant single-celled organisms discoverd in the Pacific Ocean

Four new species of giant single-celled organisms that live inside ‘skeletons’ up to four inches long have been discovered lurking in the Pacific Ocean. Two were found hiding inside fan-shaped or flat structures poking out of the seafloor, that they had built themselves, while a third was identified inside a near-perfect ball made out of … Read more Four bizarre new species of giant single-celled organisms discoverd in the Pacific Ocean

The world’s most remote pubs and bars, from Scotland to the Pacific via Nevada and the outback

You will definitely work up a thirst navigating to these remote bars – they are the most troublesome-to-reach drinking holes on the planet. Two UK pubs make the list – one in Scotland, one off the Devon coast – along with a bar in the frozen wilds of Antarctica, two boozers in the blistering Australian … Read more The world’s most remote pubs and bars, from Scotland to the Pacific via Nevada and the outback

CAROLINE GRAHAM watches as a British-designed sub travels seven miles below the Pacific

The shiny white diving sub bounces and bobs in the Pacific Ocean as the water stretches out vast and blue as far as my eyes can see.  For a few minutes the vessel rocks in the waves and then it is gone, descending seven miles through the ocean depths to the bottom of the sea. … Read more CAROLINE GRAHAM watches as a British-designed sub travels seven miles below the Pacific

A review of Nanuku resort in Fiji, a hotel named the best in Australia and the South Pacific

‘I wish I had some friends here to invite over,’ I told the buggy driver, as I was dropped off outside my cavernous villa.  I’d landed at Nanuku in Fiji – an Auberge Resorts Collection property voted the best resort in Australia and the South Pacific in Condé Nast Traveler’s 2019 Readers’ Choice Awards. And in … Read more A review of Nanuku resort in Fiji, a hotel named the best in Australia and the South Pacific

Are the Cook Islands, in the Pacific Ocean with dreamy beaches, the most beautiful in the world?

Brightly illuminated orange letters at Rarotonga airport cry: ‘Kia orana!’ You’ll hear those words a lot if you’re lucky enough to visit this tiny, lushly forested extinct volcano rearing from the Pacific bed. They mean ‘may you live long’ in Maori, and the etiquette is to reply ‘kia orana’. Make sure you do: bleary-eyed after … Read more Are the Cook Islands, in the Pacific Ocean with dreamy beaches, the most beautiful in the world?

US ‘would lose a war with China fought in the Pacific’, Pentagon sources warn

The US would lose a war with China fought in the Pacific, is unable to defend Taiwan from an invasion and fears the Guam military base is at risk now, US defense sources have warned.  ‘Eye-opening’ Pentagon war games have revealed growing fears the US is vulnerable to threats from China and that any attack … Read more US ‘would lose a war with China fought in the Pacific’, Pentagon sources warn

MIDAS SHARE TIPS UPDATE: Our tip Anglo Pacific mines a stream of dividends

MIDAS SHARE TIPS UPDATE: Our tip Anglo Pacific mines a stream of dividends By Joanne Hart, Financial Mail on Sunday Published: 21:53 BST, 18 April 2020 | Updated: 22:26 BST, 18 April 2020 Anglo Pacific is a one-off in this country. It is the only listed business focused on mining royalties – which means the … Read more MIDAS SHARE TIPS UPDATE: Our tip Anglo Pacific mines a stream of dividends

Jennifer Love Hewitt lists Pacific Palisades pad for $4.1m

It may not be a time for moving, but Jennifer Love Hewitt has decided to offload her home in the Pacific Palisades, after recently purchasing a bigger property in the same area last month.  Now, the Ghost Whisperer star is putting her original property on the housing market, asking for a hefty sum of $4,199,000, … Read more Jennifer Love Hewitt lists Pacific Palisades pad for $4.1m