Kharkiv region attacked by swarms of locusts

In Kharkiv — the invasion of locusts. In the area of insects destroyed Dvurechanskom hundred hectares of grass and moved to the neighboring field of sunflowers.

As reported, in the Kharkov region create working groups to track the migration of locusts. After all, this pest can quickly destroy the entire sugar beet, corn and millet, sown in the region.

According to experts, many locusts much because it was a warm winter, so there is a threat of such outbreaks in each area.

EU proposes to ban petrol and diesel cars in cities

Cars in European cities risk being banned. EU Transport Commission proposes to ban the use of settlements in vehicles with petrol or diesel engine, reports True life of this initiative is called very remote — 2050

The initiative will be implemented gradually

European authorities have already carried out several campaigns to tighten requirements for environmental combustion engines. Older models of engines (the dirtiest) is already banned. Gradually the power of Europe will be deleted from the list of all the new items, and by 2030 the number of cars with internal combustion engine in European cities should be halved

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Severe frost has paralyzed northern China

North China paralyzed extreme cold. The air temperature reached a record figure — minus 45 degrees.

As reported, residents of northern China just does not dare to go. The country does not operate schools and most shops.

Stopped public transport. Because of the almost zero visibility drivers do not risk going to the road.

Fish kills in the Rostov region

The broad side of the river in the Rostov region again strewn with dead fish. Now experts are finding out what caused the environmental disaster this time.

First became alarmed residents of the street of Kalinin. They saw a dead fish on the river wide. People are asked to investigate the situation as soon as possible, because in the river to bathe their children come to the watering pets, not to mention a favorite spot for fishermen.

Deputy Head of Aquaculture Department Rosselkhoznadzor PO Galina Nizova heard mass death of fish in the river from Broad correspondent "BV".

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Tremors in the Far East is not fixed

Seismologists have not fixed in the Far Eastern region of Russia of tremors associated with Pyongyang's nuclear test, according to the Far Eastern regional emergencies center Tuesday.

Earlier, South Korea reported that North Korea conducted missile launches, and the U.S. Geological Survey on Tuesday morning recorded tremors in North Korea near the test site for nuclear testing. North Korea later confirmed the information about the successful nuclear test.

"Threats to the residents of the Far East of Russia is not … in the Far Eastern region of seismic events and aftershocks have been recorded," — said in a release.


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In Russia will oversee federal hunting

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree on the establishment of federal hunting supervision, the press service of the government.

"The document provides the legal basis for public hunting inspectors to detect, prevent and suppress violations of the requirements in the field of hunting and hunting preserve resources," — said in a statement.

The resolution of the tasks for the supervisory authorities responsible for it, including in protected areas, establishes the list of officials responsible for hunting supervision, and implementation of their activities, the verification procedure of legal entities and individual entrepreneurs and citizens who hunt or are hunting.

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Shiveluch volcano shot ash 10 kilometers

Shiveluch in Kamchatka threw ash to a height of 10 kilometers above sea level. Directly on the volcano recorded earthquake lasting for about 7 minutes. The conclusion that the height of ash plumes experts have made, based on data about the strength of the earthquake. Visually, the release was not observed as a giant open dense clouds. In the village of keys, located about 50 kilometers from the foot of Shiveluch, volcanic ash fall was observed. Ash and gases thrown into the atmosphere of a volcano, can be dangerous for the engines of aircraft. This was informed by all

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Congo volcano emits lava 400 meters in height

Nyamlagira volcano in the Democratic Republic of Congo throws fountains of lava to a height of 400 meters. But, according to experts, the danger for the local population, it is not.

Satellites have photographed the impact area of the meteorite fragments Chebarkulsky

SPOT 5 satellite imagery was the impact area of the meteorite fragments in the Lake Chebarkul, the photographs show a polynya in the ice, which arose after the fall, and numerous traces of people and machines, the press service of the engineering center "RDC", where a reception was held and image processing.

"Satellite image SPOT 5, received 19 February, clearly deciphered polynya, formed in the fall of the cosmic body, and the shadow of vehicles and numerous hiking" trails "and follow the road entrance to the ice-hole," — said the head of the operational monitoring "ScanEx "Artem Nikita.

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In the Netherlands, the dam collapses, people evacuated

Storm in the Netherlands led to the fact that on the verge of destruction was a dam in the north-east. The region was a mass evacuation. A couple of days had the most monthly rainfall. Rescuers urgently strengthen the dam, but admitted, if the weather does not improve, a number of these measures will help.

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Besides weather conditions have caused disruptions in air Netherlands. Had to cancel

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