Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Interesting facts about Chocolate

Some very interesting factsabout Chocolates are given below. Go through it, u will find it amazing.......... Researchers have found that chocolate was used around 2500 years ago in Central America. Chocolate is known as 'Food of Gods', which comes from the Latin name of 'Theobrama Cacao' for Cocoa tree. More than 70% of American prefer Milk Chocolate. Chocolate comes from the Aztec word xocolati which means Bitter Water. Nearly 70% of world Cocoa is produced in Africa. Twice the number of men, women eat and carve for chocolate. 17000 people in Belgium are working in chocolate industry. Napolean always carried chocolate with him as an energy booster. Tryptopan in chocolate helps in creating serotonin in our body which is natural antidepressant. Approximately 270 cocoa beans makes a pound of chocolate. Nearly 40% of world's Almond and 20% of world's peanuts are used for making chocolate. Chocolate's melting point is just below our body temperature so it melts in our mouth. People spend more than $ 7 billion a year on chocolate. Biggest chocolate weighs 12000 pounds. It contains 1200 pounds of Almonds, 5500 pounds of Sugar, 2000 pounds of Milk Powder and 1400 pounds of Chocolate Liquor.

Monday, January 14, 2013

No Doubt print release

No Doubt will be releasing a fancy, high quality print today of the paintings I did for the cover of their new album. The prints are 27x27"..signed by myself as well as the band, printed with a raised glossy metallic black ink over a matte white ink on heavy Stonehenge paper... more info HERE & order HERE

rigging training

rigging training gives you some of the most important skills you need to learn when operating heavy machinery. The safety comes first and foremost when you are an operator, as you may know. Properly learning how to rig heavy machinery can prevent hazardous accidents from happening, thousand of dollars in damages, and law suits and job loss. It is a crucial part of the training you should get when you're going to be a heavy machines operator, and one of the first things any company will teach you.

36 Interesting Facts about William Shakespeare

23rd April. It is the birthday of William Shakespeare. Happy Birthday, Mr. William Shakespeare! Shakespeare is a big mystery even four hundred years after his death. We know little about the life of this great genius. All we know is about his works. A person lives by his works, not by the years. Indeed! I was thinking about how to celebrate the day this year . Last year we did it with a big yummy cake and high-flying talks. As it is a hartal day, I have planned something that I can do sitting at my desk. Here I have tried to present some interesting facts about Shakespeare and his works.