French escape from the heat in the fountains and parks

In France was a real summer weather. On Monday, the temperature at the center and the south-west of the country was close to 40 degrees Celsius. The reason for this: the hot air from the south of Europe, which is moving in a northerly direction.

In Paris, the temperature exceeded 30 degrees Celsius. For children, it was an excellent opportunity to fully enjoy the cool of the city of fountains, and for adults — a little sunbathing.

[Resting] "I take the fruit, water, and something to protect your skin. Use protective cream. But I did not stay

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Extreme temperatures down to minus 38 degrees hit the Czech Republic

Extreme cold weather hit the Czech Republic — the night before one of the weather stations in Šumava recorded temperature of minus 38.1 degrees Celsius, according to the Czech news agency CTK Friday with reference to the press-secretary of the Czech Hydrometeorological Petr Dvorak.

"Last night, and probably the night from Friday to Saturday will be the coldest this year. Severe frosts are expected in the Czech Republic to the middle of February, then it will be warmer "- said Dvorak.

According to him, it was extremely cold last night in the Czech Republic. In the Czech city of

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Children set Guinness world record and make the planet a cleaner

A group of volunteers under the auspices of teenage National Geographic Kids has established this record for collecting the used pairs of shoes, gather up to 16,407 up discarded or worn-out shoes, running shoes, etc. All collected shoes given to a department Reuse-a-Shoe («use shoes again") shoe magnate Nike.

Each collected shoes recognized office NG-Kids in Washington excellent and fully recyclable materials suitable for recycling. From the former shoe in the future should have excellent coverage for sport, for example, for the game of basketball. So guys, the volunteers did just two useful things, cleared the neighborhood home towns

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Tourists killed in the storm on the Chinese Wall

During a visit to the Great Wall in Huailai County, Hebei Province, due to the ice storm damaged three Japanese tourists. When climbing on a hilly section of the route in China tourists met with drifting snow and strong winds, which are held in the northern part of the country for several days.

The result confirmed dead two elderly citizen of Japan, and one man on the list, the number of missing people. In the search for the group sent more than 150 people who were trying to carry out search operations in the snow high on the waist.

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The consequences of a tornado over North Carolina, USA

A powerful tornado swept over the state of North Carolina. Fifteen people were affected by the tornadoes and storms that hit North Carolina

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Reactor shutdown occurred at the nuclear power plant in South Korea, there is no radiation leak

Automatic reactor shutdown occurred on Thursday at the first power plant "Ulchin" in the southeast of South Korea because of a fault in the power system, Yonhap news agency reported.

According to the operating company Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power, the incident occurred at 11.15 local time (06.15 MSK). Of measurements have shown that the automatic reactor shutdown did not result in the release of radiation. Cause of the failure of the energy system installed.

The NPP "Ulchin", launched in 1988, are six reactors, the last of which was launched in 2005. In addition to the stations are going to

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In St. Petersburg, lightning killed a man and a woman

Two people were killed on Friday in the city center. Man and woman hiding from the rain under a tree and killed by lightning.

On Friday night in the city center a heavy downpour, accompanied by thunder. Storm, in particular, affected the historical center and Nevsky Prospect. The tragedy occurred on the streets of the Rebellion. In place already working law enforcement officers. Clarifies the identities of those killed, reports "Interfax".

In Lithuania, the landfill environmental accidents

On the night of October 21 at the landfill in Lithuania Kariotishkes environmental accident occurred. On the territory of spilled waste that is, according to experts, has led to contamination of about one hectare of forest. As REGNUM in the government of Lithuania, Prime Minister Andrius Kubilius has already responded to the accident, saying that he would seek personal responsibility for what happened. "I said that from the institutions that are responsible for the safe operation of the tank waste, we will require personal responsibility," — said the prime minister.

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Humpback whale washed ashore in El Salvador

July 5, washed ashore humpback whale length of 4.5 meters, in the southern city of San Salvador, El Salvador, the capital of Toluca. Photo provided Slide.news.sina.com.cn

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In Georgia, as a result of unusually early heavy snow damaged some power lines

TBILISI, October 3. / Itar-Tass Tengiz Pachkoria /. In the border with Russia Mestia district of Georgia as a result of unusually heavy snowfall early today damaged some power lines, which led to the closure of the current number of villages in the region. Told reporters today the representatives of the district administration. According to their data, the snow covered with snow almost all intra-road, which is why the movement of vehicles in the district temporarily stopped. "Appropriate services are working to clear the roads of snow drifts, as well as the rehabilitation of damaged power lines and restoring

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