Unique to Queensland’s Tropic of Capricorn, boulder opal occurs within a belt of deeply weathered Cretaceous sedimentary rocks, known as the Winton Formation. Dig for your own opals at Opalton, 124 kilometres from Winton (unsealed road).
Ever wondered where exactly coffee beans are grown? Checkout the coffee bean belt, it will make you say, 'huh, I didn't know that'! Coffee beans are grown in many regions between the Tropic of Cancer to the North and the Tropic of Capricorn below the equator (see coffee bean belt map below).
Today worldwide we celebrate Summer Solstice, also known as midsummer when the sun is directly above the Tropic of Capricorn, officially the longest day of the year. Open up during your practice to receive the light and warmth of summer, #FindYourMethod. . #MyMethodLife #MyMethod #londonyoga #londonpilates #sustainability #personalisation #classes #yoga #pilates #summersolstice #summer #sun #sunshine #warmth #light #beach #sunset #sunrise #beachyoga #celebrate #summerdays…
Fifth grade Common Core project based learning for social studies. Pumpkin globe project. Different colored yarn for equator, prime meridian, Tropic of Cancer, Tropic of Capricorn, longitude/latitude. Label climate zones and hemispheres, as well as oceans. Create map key and a compass rose to display with the globe. Finally, create a business card for the members of the cartography team.
http://ift.tt/2txctRF: Road signs in the Northern Hemisphere marking the Tropic of Cancer are usually wrong as it's moving south at 15 meters per year. The Tropic of Capricorn is moving north by the same amount.