Refraction occurs when a ray of light passes from one transparent medium (air, let’s say) to a second transparent medium (water). When this happens, light changes speed and the light ray bends, either toward or away from what we call the normal line, an imaginary straight line that runs perpendicular to the surface of the object. The amount of bending, or angle of refraction, of the light wave depends on how much the material slows down the light.
Overall we spent no more than an average beach vacation anywhere else on earth. Outside of the big hotels, things are reasonably priced (food, drinks, car rental, surf lessons etc). For much of their history the country had a socialist government, so there is none of the poverty and inequity that one sees in other beach paradises.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileMan, drama follows Britney Spears like toilet paper stuck on the sole of a shoe. Just when things looked like they were settling down in her storied life, the “singer’s” (I use that word grudgingly) latest single has inflamed a group of concerned parents due to its rather obvious strong language and mature subject matter.If You Seek Amy, the newest track from Spears’s Circus album, was recently added to radio playlists. But programmers are trying to figure out how they should handle the song, as its title and chorus are a not so thinly veiled play on a four letter word.
Types of Muscle AtrophyThere are two different classifications of muscle atrophy. The most common type is simply disuse atrophy. If you have a job that requires you to sit down for 8 hours or more at a time, such as a secretary or work in some type of telemarketing center, then your body is already accustomed to being in a couch potato status and not acclimated to frequent physical activity.
‘I LOVE MY JOB’: White House press secretary Sarah Sanders hit back against a report that she was considering leaving her role, saying she “loves” her job and is “honored” to work with President Trump . Sanders was replying to an earlier CBS News report that both she and deputy press secretary Raj Shah have considered leaving their positions in the administration. “I was at my daughter’s year end Kindergarten event and they ran a story about my ‘plans to leave the WH’ without even talking to me.” Both Sanders and Shah are weighing future options, Fox News has learned, which may or may not include their departures from the White House..
Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head. In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. In the other, Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to the widely panned remake from 2010.