Category Archives: Science

GUYANA: The Barima-Mora Passage – Region One – “Most intact mangrove ecosystems”

REEL GUYANA Video: Premiered on November 15, 2020

Guyana’s most intact mangrove ecosystems are found within a very special place in Region One, known as the Barima-Mora Passage. Beyond its rich mangrove population, this area is home to a number of IUCN red listed species, rich biodiversity, and incredible indigenous culture.     Continue reading

COMPUTERS: “The Man Who COULD Have Been Bill Gates [Gary Kildall]”

Watch “The Man Who COULD Have Been Bill Gates [Gary Kildall]” 

1,896,322 views –Jun 14, 2018 – Welcome to ColdFusion. Experience the cutting edge of the world around us in a fun relaxed atmosphere.
This is a history of the creation of Microsoft and how Bill Gates took the code from Gary Kildal’s C/PM software to create MS/DOS to sell to IBM’s personal computers.
Sources: Microsoft Co-founder, Paul Allen Biography – Idea Man;   Computer Chronicles – Gary Kildall Episode 1995;  Triumph of the Nerds Part II – 1995

MEDICAL: The next COVID challenge – Mass Immunization – By David Jessop

The next COVID challenge – mass immunization

By David Jessop –  November 24, 2020

In the last few days, Pfizer BioNTech a German-US company, and the US company Moderna have separately announced that the COVID-19 vaccines they have been developing have proved 95 per cent effective. Both subsequently said that they will now apply to regulators to manufacture and roll out the vaccines.

The two were among the 48 candidate vaccines worldwide which the World Health Organisation (WHO) report as being at various stages of development using different approaches to defeating the virus.    Continue reading

SMARTPHONES: “As soon as you turn it on, is not yours anymore” – Video

#seekingtruth– 762,687 views – Aug 25, 2020

“As soon as you turn it on, is not yours anymore”

  • All technologies of mankind can be used for positive or negative outcomes.
  • The smartphone is a powerful computer that is a boon to our everyday living. HOWEVER.
  • Is your phone listening to ALL your conversations. Is it tracking all of your moves using its GPS.
  • Is it a tool to help you, or is it a tool for others to sell to you and / or to control you.
  • Listen to this video and form your own opinions.

US POLITICS: Sen. Marco Rubio: China’s threat to U.S. national security – Video

Rubio: “China’s threat to U.S. national security is not a game”

This speech in the USA Senate was made by Sen. Mark Rubio on May 23, 2018. He is a a Republican who supported Trump’s call for revised trade deals with China.  The new Democratic government may, most likely, usher in a cooling off of the USA-China trade conflict, but the points raised here by Marco Rubio should be examined from a non-political standpoint.            Continue reading

TRAVEL to GUYANA- Information Sheet – COVID-19 requirements

VIDEO: Rethinking Infidelity … A talk for anyone who has ever loved – TED Talk by Esther Perel

 By Esther Perel16,050,503 views – TED2015 | March 2015

Infidelity is the ultimate betrayal. But does it have to be? Relationship therapist Esther Perel examines why people cheat, and unpacks why affairs are so traumatic: because they threaten our emotional security.

In infidelity, she sees something unexpected — an expression of longing and loss. A must-watch for anyone who has ever cheated or been cheated on, or who simply wants a new framework for understanding relationships.        Continue reading

CHINA: An Internet Survey of their Recent Achievements – By Jim Gordon

THE CHINESE ARE LEAVING US IN THE DUST!’

AN INTERNET SURVEY OF RECENT CHINESE ACHEIVEMENTS.
BY JIM GORDON.

RECENT CHINESE ACHEIVEMENTS IN
1. RAILROADS    2. DAMS   3. PORTS
4. BRIDGES        5. ROADS   6. AIRPORTS
7. AIRCRAFT      8. SPACE
9. MISCELLANEOUS STATISTICS

VIEW: THE CHINESE ARE LEAVING US IN THE DUST

The Death of Conversation: We are living in our own bubble! – By: Dhanpaul Narine

Phone with apps

By: Dhanpaul Narine

We are in our own bubble. We are disconnected, twittered and photo-shopped. In our world of OMG, LMAO, GTG and WTF, we are by ourselves in a group, oblivious of the world around us. Our universe has shrunk to texts, emails, Snapchat, Whatsapp, Facebook, Instant Messaging, and Skype, and we communicate without lifting our eyes from the small screen.

Conversation has become a thing of the past. Face-to-face interaction, uninterrupted by a hand-held device, is to be mourned. Quality talk is dead. The planet of the apps has taken over. We are witnessing human devolution, according to some observers.       Continue reading

GUYANA OIL: Hydrocarbon System and Major Tectonic Events of the Guyana Basin

Technical presentation by JHI Associates- a Canje Block partner.

This is a technical presentation about the formation of oil reservoirs in Guyana and Suriname.  It has an excellent presentation of how the oil deposits of Guyana and Suriname were formed after millions of years with the continental shifts which separated South America from Africa. It may be a good idea to save the 23 page PDF PowerPoint presentation that fully explains the processes with colourful diagrams.

Hydrocarbon System and Major Tectonic Events of the Guyana Basin

Guyana/Suriname Basin Hydrocarbon System Three Rivers and Two Source Rocks

By K Nibbelink, D Boyce, M Nasser, J Boyce, R Webster and F Cedoz JHI Associates (BVI), Inc.             Continue reading