Zirbad literally means «the lands beneath the wind», a derivative of the Persian term «Zirbâded». This name was given by the sailors and explorers trading in Asian spices to the islands in South East Asia between Malaysia and Papua. The boat was handmade in Bira, South Sulawesi by a French sailor, Yann Martine, together with […]

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Lithuanian Food and Entertainment Traditions

Lithuanians like to eat good, tasty and filling foods. The tradition of eating well is inherited from our ancestors, who would say, he who eats well, works well. Lithuanian cooks prepare simple but tasty foods. A good cook can create delicious meals using simple ingredients. It is said that each cook stirs the cookpot in […]

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Two-stroke scooters are a dominant source of air pollution in many cities

A study by European researchers has found that two-stroke (2S) scooters, although constituting a small fraction of the fleet, can dominate urban vehicular pollution through organic aerosol and aromatic emission factors up to thousands of times higher than from other vehicle classes.

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