Olivier
Olivier

Olivier

Nouvelles d'Amazonie de son histoire et de tous ses habitants.


The Squirrel Cuckoo : the jumping bird !

6 Mar 2022 1 minute read 0 comments OlivierM

I have forgot to present you a very nice bird but hard to observe : The Squirrel Cuckoo (Piaya Cayana, in french Piaye Ecureuil)     He is not visible every day, we just see him one time a week, or less. This bird is remarquable by his long and beau...

Guerre en Ukraine : sources

2 Mar 2022 1 minute read 0 comments OlivierM

Bonjour à tous, L'invasion de l'Ukraine par l'armée russe occupe l'actualité depuis une semaine. Je n'ai pas la télévision mais j'imagine assez bien le traitement approximatif des grandes chaînes nationales (BFM, France télé...).Etant depuis des anné...

Amazonian bird of the day : the Laughing Falcon

27 Feb 2022 1 minute read 2 comments OlivierM

I'm in realy good mood, because yesterday i have seen a new bird that i never have observed before :   The Laughing Falcon (Herpetotheres cachinnans) : in french “Macagua rieur”     I was driving this morning through woods to come back home (yes i l...

Russian Soyuz is closing in Guyana

26 Feb 2022 1 minute read 0 comments OlivierM

Hello, The repercussions of the Ukrainian War are palpable in South America. It's not well known, but here in French Guyana, we host a russian rocket base, operationnal since 2011 (for a total of 27 launches). This base installed near the town of Kou...

Rumeurs à propos de Cointiply

24 Feb 2022 1 minute read 2 comments OlivierM

Bonjour à la communauté francophone de PublishOx ! Je m'adresse à vous après avoir lu certains articles ici à propos d'expériences de retraits annulés sur Cointiply. Étant moi même utilisateur de ce faucet, je me pose du coup des questions. Cela fait...

Hoazin : the stinking bird !

18 Feb 2022 1 minute read 2 comments OlivierM

Hello ! Ready to discover an other strange amazonian beast ?   Today i will talk about a very special bird :   the Hoazin (Opisthocomus hoazin)     This bird lives in the lakes, swamps and flooded forests of the north coast of south american. I have...

Prehistoric armor-plated fish of Amazonia !

16 Feb 2022 1 minute read 2 comments OlivierM

In the south-american rivers, there are plenty of weird animal species ! Today i will introduce to you :   Atipa (Hoplosternum littorale)       The Atipa is a kind of catfish. Atipa is the name we use for him in French Guyana, he got other names in...

A rocket in the amazonian forest

16 Feb 2022 1 minute read 0 comments OlivierM

Hello science lovers ! Did you know that the French Guyana is the place where the european rockets are launched ?   The spatial base of Kourou is located on the coast of Guyana at 60km (40 miles) from the regional capital (Cayenne).     This local...

Rum cocktail in French Guyana

12 Feb 2022 1 minute read 2 comments OlivierM

Hello cocktails lovers ! Today i will explain how we use to drink our national beverage : the Ti Punch ! This is the most simple cocktail you can make, you can't fail ! It's basic but very tasty and easy to make at your own convenance strong or swee...

Amazonian felines

12 Feb 2022 1 minute read 1 comment OlivierM

The amazonian rainforest got 6 species of wild felines. All of them are very beautiful and rare. Unfortunately, they are in grave beacause their natural environment is more and more deforestated. Here are our lovely big cats ! The biggest of them is...