Gorilla cub born in the Moscow Zoo

Gorilla cub born in the Moscow Zoo on Monday morning, visitors can already see it in the department of primates, the press service of the Moscow Zoo on his official website.

"The joyous event in the department of primates — the samochki gorilla born baby. Our group consists of a gorilla adult male, three females (old, middle, youngest), and the average female cub. Born baby — another cub average female. Mama and baby are doing well , calm atmosphere in the group, "- said in a statement.

The press service noted that the difference between the two cubs about four

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In Chechnya, will be the first environmental laboratory

In 2012, the Chechen Republic will first environmental laboratory which was accredited for conducting environmental analysis, the press service of the republic's leadership.

The new two-storey building modern high-tech lab purchased laboratory equipment. Currently under staffing.

As the chairman of the Committee on Environment of the Government of the Republic Ahmad Dzhayrhanov, with the opening of the Chechen environmental laboratory will be able to conduct on-site analysis of water, air and soil, without having to send samples to other regions of Russia.

"The struggle for a normal environment, which, no big words, vital man is increasingly penetrating all spheres of

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Hunters in Kolyma begin shooting wolves to reduce their population

Kolyma authorities decided to launch in March, shooting wolves whose population has increased significantly, said on Wednesday the administration of the Magadan region.

"In March, two groups of department gosohotnadzora travel to remote areas of the region on a mission to shoot wolves, the maximum number that is registered in the North Evenk region. Annually wolves attack the flock, losses amount to thousands of deer in the year," — said in a statement.

It is noted that the hunting of wolves in the Magadan region is all year round, the regional program to regulate their numbers. If certain conditions hunters

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Storm warning announced in Primorye the cyclone

EMERCOM Russia's Primorsky region on Thursday issued a storm warning for the region with the approach of storm cyclone, which will have an impact on the edge Saturday.

"In the morning and in the afternoon on September 29 in Vladivostok and the southern half of the region is expected to heavy rain (15-45 millimeters of rain in 12 hours or less), and in some areas is very strong (50 millimeters or more in 12 hours or less). Night September 30 — strong, sometimes very heavy, rain is expected in the central and eastern areas of the region, "- said in

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Classes in local schools Kolyma canceled from 50 degrees below zero

Authorities Susumansky district of Magadan region on Friday canceled school due to severe cold — in the continental regions of Kolyma first time this year recorded minus 52 degrees, told RIA Novosti the administration of the municipality.

"Classes canceled due to extreme weather conditions in all schools in the city and towns Susumane district. On standards, at a temperature below fifty degrees students we do not learn," — said the official.

Pyatidesyatigradusnye cold anticyclone brought to Kolyma, located above the pole of cold Oymyakon in Yakutia, told RIA Novosti Kolyma meteorologist weather forecasting department.

"Today, forecasters Kolyma recorded in Susumane

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In the Atacama Desert in Chile began unusually stormy season flowering

Unprecedented in the last 20 years, flowering plants can be seen in the driest desert in the world. At 600 kilometers north of Santiago de Chile, along the road leading to the National Park Llanos de Chales (Llanos de Challes) in the Atacama Desert, spread endless carpet of flowers — is extremely rare for this region.

Local enthusiasts, environmentalists complain about unscrupulous tourists who want to take away the memory of the famous flower of the desert: "We have more than 200 endemic species of flowers, that is, those that do not grow anywhere else in the world. 14 of

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In Chinese, the aquarium was born bald emperor penguin

Tornado in Ryazan

Tornado near the resort Kolos (Ryazan 06/10/12). We celebrated a friend's birthday, got a strong wind and rain drizzled on the tornado formed, which is then transported to vodoyemchiki.

Lake in the Altai Valley completely filled with water

Finished filling with water from the Katun artificial lake created in the Altai Mountains in the exclusive economic zone, according to the regional authorities.

Artificial and yet unnamed pond area of 51 hectares in the special economic zone "Altai Valley" in the Altai Republic, which will be its "twist", began to fill with water from the river Katun in October last year. In the future around it should be elevated to tourist sites, islands, equipped for bathing beaches. Will surround the lake hotel and apartment complex located on three rounded peninsulas. The process of filling the reservoir was somewhat delayed,

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The results of studies of bird flu will be published in full

The results of two studies, completed the creation of the avian influenza virus strain H5N1, which can be transmitted between mammals, should be published in full, uncut.

This decision was reached by experts at a special conference of the World Health Organization in Geneva. According to them, the health benefits outweigh the risk of bioterrorism. At the same time, scientists agree that the publication should be postponed so that competent people have calmed the layman.

Recall that the National Science Advisory Board for Biosafety U.S. virologists asked not to publish the results of research in detail. Officials fear that this

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