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Shiveluch Volcano Erupts

In Kamchatka volcano Shiveluch threw ash to a height of 6.2 km above sea level. As the Kamchatka Branch of the Geophysical Service RAS, emission was observed from the village of Ust-Keys in the Kamchatka Krai region, located 50 kilometers from the volcano.

Fallout of volcanic ash in the village, which is home to about 5.7 thousand people, not fixed. Plume of ash from the eruption reached out to the east, 45 kilometers north-east of Shiveluch at 6 — 8 feet above sea level observed ash cloud.

Emission of ash from the volcano Shiveluch was accompanied by an

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Cyclone, frost Arkhangelsk region, is in the Komi

According to experts meteorologist Arkhangelsk Central Hydrometeorological Service of tonight via the White Sea and the Gulf of Dvinsk was active Atlantic cyclone. Now cyclone quickly goes into the territory of the Republic of Komi. This IA REGNUM According to the press service of the North UGMS.

At night in the Arkhangelsk region gusts northwest wind reaches 20-22 meters per second. During the day, the capital of Pomerania and northern parts of the region will still be in the rear of the cyclone, so the wind will remain very strong with gusts up to 15-20 meters per second. Time expected

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Court of Justice in the case of an accident in the Gulf of Mexico begins in New Orleans

The trial of the accident nearly three years ago, the accident at the Deepwater Horizon platform in the Gulf of Mexico begins on Monday in New Orleans.

The explosion at the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in April 2010 turned the largest environmental disaster in U.S. history. Stop the flow of oil was possible only by 4 August 2010. The accident killed 11 people, in the Gulf of Mexico water spilled 4.9 million barrels of oil. Operator of the project is the British BP, its shareholders were also Anadarko and MOEX Offshore, sunken platform owned company Transocean.

The Court has already

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City Lights lead to disaster

Artificial lighting is ruining nocturnal insects, which leads to disruption of the food chain. Talk about what the night sky light pollution has become a serious problem for mankind, being a long time. And if the modern city dweller is not much going through because of the inability to see the starry sky and the Milky Way, the night insects severely affected, as guided by the stars. One small billboard leads to the death of about 350 thousand insects per year. A decrease in their population could disrupt the food chain, which threatens this environmental catastrophe, as some birds and

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Ministry of Economic Development has set a balanced budget dependent on pension reform

Should not be implemented, comprehensive, pension reform: the Russian state budget will not be able in time to reach the 2015 deficit level. RIA Novosti reported that the words of the Minister of Economy — Development Elvira Nabiullina: without serious reform, pension sector — to fulfill the requirements of the Prime Minister Putin on the conclusion of the state budget deficit is impossible.

Nabiullina said that if you do not take steps to restructure the pension system, the Pension Fund deficit will reach 3.4% of GDP. Starting with 2000go year and 2011y, inclusive, the state budget closed with a surplus.

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Europe attacks hail

In the center of Vilnius (Lithuania) hail. For a few minutes the sky darkened, thunder was heard, and the roofs and windows rattled ice chips. Once the cloud has passed, the sun came out again.

According to head of the meteorological forecasts Lithuanian Hydrometeorological Service Types Ralene summer of this phenomenon is typical.

"From the West are more cool air flow, high-altitude air masses from the low temperature, so the falling ice cubes do not have time to melt" — explained Ralene.

Castle — a local phenomenon, and usually takes a very small area. Therefore, often weather

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U.S.: Mysterious death of marine life in New Hampshire

This week, officials are investigating the death of dozens of species of bluefin tuna, found on the coast of the town of Hampton, New Hampshire, reports finalnews.ru to the website wmur.com.

Marine biologist Ellen Gofel Environmental Committee of Hampton says never seen anything like it. According to her, on Tuesday at the beach in the bay flounder were found several dead fish up to 2.5 meters.

In addition, since the middle of last week was found more than 50 dead seals along the coast of New Hampshire, as well as in Maine and Massachusetts. At the National Oceanic and

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Scientists have found traces of flood 6500 years ago, inundating Siberia

Siberian scientists have shown that about 6.5 thousand years ago in Western Siberia a catastrophic flood caused by the breakthrough of lakes in the Pamirs, and found evidence for a possible recurrence of such incidents in the future, according to RIA Novosti, Institute of Petroleum Geology and Geophysics (IPGG) SB RAS Sergey Guskov.

According to him, the study of bottom sediments of lakes Chany system in the Novosibirsk region were found shell of one of the simplest types of marine organisms — foraminifera, which can not live in fresh water and it quickly dies. Radiocarbon dating, made by accelerator mass

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In the Murmansk region bears increasingly closer to the people

Only this summer the Murmansk ohotinspektsiyu received over 10 calls from anxious Kandalaksha, Thirsk and Kovdor areas. Complain about the bears, who hosted near settlements. Is to blame the heat this summer — the forest is dry, small berries, that pulls brown predators seek food near people.

Careful in cottages

Last years favorite treats bears — discarded in trash cans leftover food. Got into the habit predator to give northerners. In late July, Bruin visited one of these under the apatite, which broke a wooden fence, tore the net on the dog kennel. The hosts were breeding collies. Predator killed

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In South Korea, established a record heat, the country power outages

In South Korea, established uncharacteristically hot weather these days — some days the thermometer during the day did not fall below 30 degrees, according to ITAR-TASS. The heat subsides only closer to the weekend. Weather events led to the massive use of air conditioners and thus increased consumption of electricity. An overloaded power grid can not handle.

"Many countries have started to power the annual technical prevention after the summer. At the time, until the station is ready for the winter season, there was a sharp increase in demand for electricity," — explained the situation, representatives of the local

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