A submarine communications cable (or undersea cable) is a cable laid on the sea bed between land-based stations to carry telecommunication signals across stretches of ocean and sea. A large chunk of it passes by the Straits of Malacca which is also one of the busiest shipping lanes in the world these days.… [Click to read the rest] “National Security 101: Can Anyone Steal Data From Undersea Cables?”
I have not tried this myself but it looks rather funny seeing a group of people sitting on a boat that looks like a colourful banana, riding into the open sea fast and then end up wet.
(The happy group of people, holding for their dear life, on the banana boat as it leaves the shore for the open sea.… [Click to read the rest] “Curse of Banana Boat”
This World War 2 plaque in the centre of the Morib beach states the 46th Indian Beach Group landed in Morib on 9 Sept 1945 and handled 42,651 personnel, 3,968 vehicles and 11,224 tons of stores. It was reported that it took four days them to reach Kuala Lumpur as there was fierce resistance from the Japanese Army.… [Click to read the rest] “History 101: Morib, The Deserted But Fun Beach”