Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Botanical Gardens and Conservatory | Geneva | Switzerland

The Conservatory and Botanical Garden of the city of Geneva, a museum and an institution of the City of Geneva, was created in 1817.

The botanical garden includes a living collection of 14,000 species of 249 different families from around the world, and a historical herbarium of nearly 6 million botanical specimens.

The library of over 220,000 volumes Garden The garden is home to over 16,000 different species of plants (rockery, medicinal, horticultural…), trees and shrubs blooming at different seasons to ensure the all-year round feast for the eyes.

This large catalogue of greenery is spread out through different sectors such as the Greenhouses, Rockery, Arboretum and Winter Garden. If you would only have time for one of those, we strongly recommend the Winter Garden, built in 1913 and moved to its current location in 1935, it beholds a wide variety of tropical plants and fruits. Interesting fact, each plant are given a registration number to track their evolution through the stages of planting, transplanting and introduction to a collection.

The garden also incorporates a zoo dedicated to conservation and the Botanicum (a family space) near the lake.

From 1 January 2015, the Conservatory and Botanical Gardens became 100% organic, the first public garden in Switzerland to formally meet the standards of Bio Suisse.

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Worst Things That Have Ever Happened To These Designs…

Bad design is one thing… but these epically HORRIBLE design fails really take “bad” to a whole new level.

1. That’s not how graph ratios…. or just math in general… work.

2. E-U-R-R-O-P-E??? Hahahaha

3. There’s no way this was an accident.

 4. “I didn’t choose the poo life, the poo life chose me.” -Tupac Shakur

 5. What a tragic way to display the beautiful mug of Matt Damon.

 6. OK…It’s clear!!! This pencil is on DRUGS!!!

Is this cap for aliens? Or i had my eyes placed wrong?

 You’ve NEVER seen Mexico like this before!!!

I mean, what is the deal with all these graphs…

 Being a part of the problem… not part of the solution.

  Nothing was ever successfully erased with this pencil.

Can somebody explain, what on Earth is it???

 Nothing says “health and safety” like the image of a family hanging…

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Top 10 Most Dangerous Countries In The World 2015

Peace is the only thing an individual demands to stay in any country but with the passage of time it becomes rare on the only living planet in universe, not just in developing countries but also in most developed one’s like United States and Russia.

What forces behind all these criminal and terror activities are still unknown or if anyone know, it might not possible to expose them. The factors which made country dangerous to live are Sexual Violence, high levels of trafficking and domestic servitude, homicides, terrorist activity, heavy weapon and nuclear capability among others.

Every country has losing its power and law enforcement agencies seems to unable to establish peace in the countries. Hoping that we succeeded to achieve the goal of peace in the world, we have listed most dangerous countries in the world.

10. Russia

Russia is the largest country in the world, officially known as Russian Federation which inhabited one-eighth of the Earth’s land area and with nearly 144 million people it is also the world’s ninth most populous nation. The country has considered as dangerous in the world following its increase in crime rate which has now declining but there is still a danger to live in the country due to drug trafficking, money laundering, murder for hire, human trafficking, terrorism, abduction and extortion.

9. Mexico

Mexico is a federal republic in North America, bordered with north of the United States. The fifth largest country in the Americas by total area is also the 13th major independent state and eleventh most populous in the world. Mexico is also known as drug state with increasing drug trafficking, however, law enforcement agencies trying to stop the trafficking but its roots have been spread all over united states. The other major crimes include Extortion, Kidnappings, pick pocketing, armed robbery and sexual violence which enlisted it in most dangerous countries in the world.

8. Pakistan

The Islamic Republic of Pakistan is a sovereign country in South Asia. Bordered by India, Afghanistan, Iran and China, it is the sixth most populous country with a population exceeding 180 million people. Crime in Pakistan has been present in several forms including black marketeering, money laundering, and political violence while some of crime which made it one of most dangerous countries includes terrorism, drug trafficking, extortion, abduction and robbery .

7. Iraq

West Asiain country is home to 95% Shia or Sunni Muslims of 36 million citizens present and one of leading oil states in the world. The Syrian Civil War has directly influence the country after American presence in Iraq which ended in 2011. The armed rebellion has made the country most dangerous among all other Asian countries as the fight between insurgents and armed forces led to killing of many of civilians including many of children and women as well. US-led coalition started operation against ISIS militants but still not succeeded to wipe out this armed group from Iraq.

6. USA

The multicultural country United States is the world’s fourth-largest country by total area while third-largest by population. World’s leading economic and super power also facing the criminal and terror activities in some of its states which made it dangerous country to live in the world. The crime rate has shown sharp increase after World War II which have been controlled by government forces and stabilized it a very low figure.The murder and non-negligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault while homicide is also one of violent crime exist in United States.

5. Sudan

The third largest country in the Africa Sudan is an Arab republic in the Nile Valley of North Africa. It is considered as one of extremely dangerous country in the world; the internal ethnic conflicts turned into long unrest in the country and thousands of people have been executed or killed in these attacks. The life security is close to zero in some of its areas which also affect the tourism in the state which now avoid visiting this country.

4. Afghanistan

Located within South Asia and Central Asia Afghanistan has a population of around 31 million people, the country has faced series of civil wars in history which devastated much of the state, first soviet union has tried to overrule the country then American security forces fought nearly 14 years against Taliban group. Some of major crimes which enrolled it in most dangerous countries in the world includes: corruption, kidnapping, drug trafficking, contract killings or assassinations.

3. Nigeria

The federal constitutional republic in West Africa Nigeria is referred as the Giant of Africa having large population with 174 million inhabitants making it most populous country in Africa and one of populous country in the world. The country is suffering from extreme sectarian violence since 2002 by militant group Boko Haram who want to establish Sharia law following Islamist movement in the state. Nigeria has seen thousands of victims every year because of continuous terror activities carried out by militants making it one of dangerous countries all around the world.

2. Somalia

Somalia is the country Horn of Africa and considered among the top most dangerous countries in the world, bordered with Ethiopia, Djibouti, Gulf of Aden, Indian Ocean, and Kenya. Somalia has the longest coastline on the continent’s mainland They have been defamed all over world for kidnapping and abduction for ransom of money while the theft, robberies, corruption and bribery are some of general criminal activities and one of the most vicious, unlegislated and poorest countries.

1. Syria

Syria is western Asia country which home to distinct ethnic groups like Arab, Greeks, Armenians, Assyrians, Kurds, Circassians, Mhallami, Mandeans and Turks. The Syrian civil war leads the country to violence and unrest in the country between ISIS militants and government armed forces. The state has no life security while thousands of citizens have been victimized by this war and millions left homeless, the US forces fighting with these radicals to remove them from Syria for a peaceful nation.

Botanical Gardens and Conservatory | Geneva | Switzerland

The Conservatory and Botanical Garden of the city of Geneva, a museum and an institution of the City of Geneva, was created in 1817. The bot...