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The Newly Hatched Sea Turtles in Kuta Beach

Many people who have visited Bali, most of them have been in Kuta beach also. Both domestic and foreign tourists are familiar with this beach. They enjoy the sunlight, surfing, or just splashing with warmth water in Kuta beach. But there is a special place here, it is Sea Turtles conservation. (Watch the video at the end of this post)

Newly Hatched Baby Sea Turtles

Luckily when I was in this beach (about 9 AM), they announced that there are newly hatched sea turtles then. So I came to the hatchery place and watched it. The baby sea turtles, oh they are cute 🙂 . I have seen baby sea turtle before (on television). But it’s such great experience to watch them directly. They crawled from inside of the sand. And after they reached the surface, they crawled to any directions, Hahha :-D. The hatchery officer told me that he will release them to the sea on 5 PM in the next day.

me in front of hatchery place :p

FYI: Kuta beach is one of a small number of locations for adult sea turtles to lay their eggs. Continue reading

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Earth Hour 2011 : It’s Time To Go Beyond The Hour

At 8:30 PM on Saturday 26th March 2011 (local time), lights will switch off around the globe for Earth Hour and people will commit to actions that go beyond the hour.

With Earth Hour almost upon us, our thoughts are with the people of Japan during this incredibly challenging and sad time for their country.

This year, I will also participate for this action. I and the administrators of Programming Laboratory of ITS Informatics Engineering will turn off all electricity in our lab, including our server computers. Also we  will have another activity instead.

You could also participate in Earth Hour movement this year. Whether you are an individual, a business, a school or a city, Earth Hour 2011 is your Earth Hour. And you can show your support for the planet in the following ways:

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NOW and THEN

Twenty years ago ..

People wrote most things by hand or used typewriters

Most people didn’t have air-conditioning in their homes

There wasn’t any terrorism

Fewer people went to university

People listened to music on records, cassettes, or CDs

Everyone was healthier than they are today

Most people didn’t learn English at school

Most people didn’t use computer

People committed fewer serious crimes

It was easier to find parking spaces

People were happier than they are today ..

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The Lie

This is my first homework from IALF. Yeah, now I study English at IALF Surabaya. I realize that my English is not good enough so I took this course.

This homework is to write a mini saga. A mini saga is a story which much be told in exactly 50 words. The original idea came from science fiction writer Brian Aldiss and the British newspaper the Daily Telegraph has run several mini-saga competition.

Here it is :

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