GEOGRAPHY, events, facts

Two-kilometer tunnel CYCLISTS

High in the French Alps stretches one of the most beautiful roads of Europe — Combe Laval, built in 1897. Today it is the main attraction for French cyclists. The most spectacular section of the road is a section of a length of almost 30 kilometers. Here you can see alpine beauty, absolutely not to frighten the animals, as well as slip Direct two-kilometer tunnel, which cuts through the rock goes down steeply.

About «Blood Falls» IN ANTARCTICA

«Blood Falls» is formed, arising out of Taylor Glacier. Scientists have found that a color obtained as a result

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BauMaster VC — 72030X

Универсальный промышленный пылесос подходит как для работы на стройплощадке, так и для использования в быту. С его помощью можно убирать мусор, остающийся после работы электроинструмента — стружки и опилки, бетонную пыль.

Кроме того, конструкция предполагает подключение пылесоса к собственно электроинструменту. Для этого на корпусе расположена розетка — к ней можно подсоединить инструмент мощностью до 2 кВт. Включение пылесоса и инструмента синхронизировано — кнопкой включения подключённого прибора. Чтобы всасывающий шланг очистился после остановки инструмента, у VC — 7203OX предусмотрена 6-секундная задержка выключения двигателя.

На пылесосе установлен мотор мощностью 1600 ватт, который обеспечивает воздушный поток скоростью 30 литров в секунду и разрежение

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Genius Loci

Always like the plague, I shied away from the magic of literature and other feng shui, but did not say that I was afraid of them. On the contrary, I was sitting in no reasonable certainty that I know more about it, it is written in the most detailed book.

My girlfriend — she is interested in astrology, and has become in this field, a true professional — once said: «Perhaps in a past life you were some of the famous witch and great pay for it. Maybe you burned at the stake! And you have in this life

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Battling in the Baltics

Air Baltic and Estonian Air have similar strategies, but is there room for both?

One of the few promising airlines in Eastern Europe until its near-collapse last year, Air Baltic is slowly returning to financial stability and rebuilding its strategy—and now it faces new competition from Estonian Air.

Both Air Baltic and Estonian in turn are challenged by low-fare airlines, although their exposure is still below the European average. And they are squeezed between much larger carriers such as their former parent SAS Group, as well as Finnair and LOT Polish Airlines, which are trying to feed their hubs with

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Gas welding apparatus for brazing

Most of the details in their designs hams joined by soldering. Soldering tin-lead solders (PIC) provides good electrical connection, but does not provide a high mechanical strength.

The article offers a simple design of gas-welding machine. Served basis aluminum 5-liter can, which was built from the gas generator. Instead of the lid is inserted rubber stopper, 40 mm thick, which is fixed in the center of the electrode made of stainless steel with a diameter of 30 … 50 mm (in the upper part of the groove is made and threaded M16). The electrode was recorded in traffic using

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Where to get water for the great dragon

In search of new sources of fresh water in the southwest of China cavers descend deep into the earth. Here, in the realm of the world’s greatest caves, stalactites and stalagmites, they risked their lives to be mapped underground rivers.

Groundwater flows in southern China may quench the thirst of millions of people during the drought. But to trace their way through karst formations — not an easy task. After heavy rains the water is rapidly arrives. A dry tunnel cave explorers have to overcome crawl, centimeter by centimeter.

Water from the skyscrapers Professor Yuan Guilin Daosyan trying to resolve

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BATTLE OF WATERLOO

WATERLOO, BELGIUM 18 JUNE 1815

The bloody culmination of the Waterloo Campaign, the Battle of Waterloo was one of the most explosive of the 19th century, with a British-led allied army under the command of Arthur Wellesley, the Duke of Wellington, defeating a French army under the command of Napoleon Bonaparte and ending the latter’s 100-day reign as emperor of France.

The war had begun after Napoleon I returned from exile on Elba (an island off Tuscany) to Paris on 20 March 1815. This set into motion a chain of events that would see Napoleon reclaim his position as emperor,

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The Hawaiian island of Maui boasts many surf spots — coastal points where wind, shoreline and bottom of the structure create the most favorable conditions for the formation of waves, ride a risk that only professionals. However, even the most desperate daredevils me in the face, talking about Peahi — so the Hawaiian dialect is the title of the waves that surfers nazyvayutDzhous or Jaws. And rechtut about something much more impressive and widespread than any there hefty shark from the movie by Steven Spielberg.

This name — no, even more, the name — Jaws, — reverently surfers around the world. Dzhous — a series of giant waves that several times a year — in winter and early spring — emerging from the storm off the coast of Kamchatka and at a speed of 80-90 km / h keeps its way across the Pacific Ocean. Upon reaching the area of ​​the Hawaiian island of Maui, 700 meters from the wave encounters a barrier reef, and then something happens, and its transformation into a Dzhous. The speed of the wave is slowed down to 50 km

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BATTLE METAL

Май — месяц победы. Каждый празднует это событие по-своему. Кто-то надевает боевые ордена и выходит на прогулку в парк, кто-то едет с друзьями на шашлыки, еше кто-то сутки напролет гоняет по полям сражений онлайн-игры World of Tanks. Некоторые предпочитают просто выпить побольше спиртного… Несмотря на то, что в своем нынешнем виде День Победы стал явлением спорным, неоднозначным и далеко не для всех приятным, открещиваться от этой части нашей истории мы не можем. В сознании большинства жителей России (тех, конечно, которые все еще обладают сознанием) месяц май неизменно ассоциируется с победой. Ну а любой победе предшествует война. Поэтому сегодня мы побеседуем

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Guessing about living water

The drug is created in Estonia, had a beneficial effect on the health of many people bought foreign firms. To get it, people come to Tallinn from all over the country. Ministry of Health of the Republic, are allowed to trade the drug. As a food product does everything that he has not been sold.

Area in front of the Special Design Bureau of Technology «Disintegrator» is known throughout the country. A little aside — a lonely booth where they sell food AU created Urmas Altmer in «Disintegrator», which is headed by Doctor of Technical Sciences, Lenin Prize winner,

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