More than 200 buildings collapsed because of the earthquake in China in Kazakhstan

Earthquake occurred in Kazakhstan led to the destruction of more than 200 houses in the border region of China, caused property damage of more than 20,000 people, according to news portal "Sin."

Earthquake of magnitude 6.6 occurred on Monday at 22.38 Astana time (20.38 MSK). Its epicenter was located in the territory of Kazakhstan, 225 kilometers southeast of Alma-Ata, the focus lies at a depth of 10 kilometers. In Almaty felt tremors 4-5 scale MSK-64.

According to reports, in the Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in northwest China, 216 houses destroyed by earthquake in neighboring Kazakhstan. Damage

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Fish kills in the Voronezh

18.07.11.Zhiteli Kalach and adjacent to the district center of the village on Saturday evening Suburban began to sound the alarm.

The river of Tolucheevku located about 800 meters from her treatment facilities Kalacheevskogo slaughterhouse suddenly flowed stinking creek, and at night in the river was a dead fish float. The next day the local authorities were officially informed about the accident at the treatment plants and warned about the dangers of swimming in the river.

In the administration area Kalacheevskogo "Mine!" Reported that the leak could eliminate one hour. While euro area Kalacheevskogo Administration Valeriy Tarasenko confirmed the mass death

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Singaporean biologists discovered sea creatures unknown to science

Scientists city-state Singapore opened about one hundred previously found in the waters of the island state of marine life — including coastal mangrove goby and shrimp, said on Tuesday the newspaper Straits Times Indonesia. During the first phase of the three-year program, "A comprehensive study of marine biodiversity" (Comprehensive Marine Biodiversity Survey), which was held in the intertidal zone, archaeologists discovered a covered bumps and warts anemone, biologists temporarily dubbed resident of Singapore Water Bill.

Among other previously unknown species of science — dvuhsantimetrovy mangrove and coastal shrimp goby, which looks similar to other relatives living in the South-East Asia,

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Cow chewed sporting goods in an Austrian stores

Hungry cow chewing a few bras and T-shirts in the sporting goods department of Intersport, and left on the floor of the cake. Soon guards came running to the department, which for want of a rope threw a cow tucked under the arm rope and brought the animal out of the store. The cow probably wandered into the store in search of food, as in the familiar pasture has been nothing — after a night of frost grass covered with frost. All that Laura got up in the store, it was recorded on video surveillance camera, and Hans Seifert,

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Two new active typhoon in the Pacific Ocean

Intensified typhoon activity. The night of 24 August in the southern latitudes came eleventh in this year's typhoon "NANMADOL". This morning, he, with central pressure 945 hPa was located in the Philippine Sea, at coordinates 16.4 ° N and 124 ° E. In the area of influence of the typhoon hit the island of Luzon. Here come the heavy rains on the coast in high winds. Maximum winds at the center of the typhoon reaches 45 m / s, the radius of gale force winds — about 140 km, the wave height of 5-6 meters, reports primpogoda.ru.

The weekend

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New York is completely covered with snow

Northeast U.S. cold weather came, all of New York filled with a thick layer of snow. The National Weather Service reports that up to January 23 fall to 12 inches of precipitation. Blame the cyclone moving toward Philadelphia and Washington.

Traffic police warned motorists of the need to move with caution on snowy trails, and even better — use public transportation. Despite the fact that the road works snow removal equipment, remote area of New York City — the Bronx, Brooklyn and Staten Island, while it is impossible to leave as extensive sections of roads fully entered a thick layer

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American owls starving to death and attacking chickens

Farmer in the American city of Bethel caught in his chicken coop owl-owl, which at night hunting for chickens, and passed it to a local care center for wild animals.

Board lucky — in fact a farmer who has suffered because of it significant losses, could do with a bird, anything. However, according to the farmer, the owl looked so hungry, exhausted and unhappy that he felt sorry for her and decided to give to the shelter.

Employment specialists help animals «Avian Haven» confirmed that the owl was indeed on the verge of starvation. Judy Camus, a veterinarian who works

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The mysterious death of birds in New Zealand: We should not blame the poison

Officials supervising the use of pesticides in Rotorua, New Zealand, say, it is unlikely that the cause of death of hundreds of birds served as a pesticide "alfakorasol" writes Nzherald.co.nz.

Approximately 200 species of birds have fallen from the trees and died near Rotorua central alley and another 200 were found dead in a nearby park after St. Renolfa Auckland Annual Weekend.

Manager SPCA Rotorua, Nicola Martin claims that deaths of birds have been associated with the use of toxic pesticides alphachoralose.

However, Chris Branel of pesticide control Rotorua, said it was unlikely because it was too hot. Poison,

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Colombian authorities announced the evacuation of the population due to the volcanic eruption

The eruption of the volcano Nevado del Ruiz (Nevado del Ruiz), waking up in Colombia, forced local authorities to declare the highest "red" alert level and begin the evacuation of people from the surrounding areas, said on Sunday, Reuters.

Previously, because of the activity Nevado del Ruiz had been closed four airports in neighboring cities. Without air travel remains a city Manizales, Pereira, Armenia and Cartago. In these villages the people were given thousands of masks to prevent the ash into the airways.

"The most important thing — the residents adjacent to the volcano area comply with all recommendations of

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At Camp Seliger Hurricane: six injured

The hurricane that hit on Saturday at Camp youth forum "Seliger-2011" led to "some damage to equipment and property, including mobile communications." As reported July 2 press service forum, during a natural disaster hit six of them have been treated.

"The forum continues. Situation is completely under the control of the administration," — assured the press service of "Seliger-2011".

Earlier, the youth forum was almost in jeopardy because of the spread of African swine fever in the Tver region. Acting Governor of Tver Andrei Shevelev first announced the cancellation of all events in the area, including the celebration of the

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