The eruption of a volcano in New Zealand

The eruption of a volcano in New Zealand Natural Disasters

According to news agency of Wellington on the North Island of New Zealand's Tongariro volcano erupted. Vulcan, slept through more than a century before, began to show strong signs of activity in August of this year, and his willingness to eruption forced the fall observing service officially inform island residents about the potential threat.

According to witnesses, a column of ash was wide enough and rose above the crater of the volcano to a height of about two kilometers. The eruption occurred intensively and quickly. Despite the fact

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How to turn into acid oceans

March 3. During the glacial period, 140,000 years ago, saved the inhabitants of the Mediterranean North Africa from extinction. Now the oceans himself in need of help. Humanity turns it into acid. Over the last 15 years the top 100 meters of the ocean become "sour" by 6%. From this salt evaporates, fish get drunk and lose control, and corals just die quietly.

Source: Lead

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The World Bank is seriously concerned about the future climate

The World Bank is seriously concerned about the future climate Facts

According to a World Bank report, the air temperature increase of 4 ° C will be felt by every nation, every state, but especially such a test would be difficult for the poorest countries that are most difficult to deal with their own lack of food, sea level rise, cyclones and drought.

The global lender on development now takes a stricter stance on integration of climate change into development programs. According to the head of the World Bank, poverty and not be able to cope if will

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Climate: Why in the Arctic is warmer than in Sochi?

The maximum temperature on July 22. Surface height H500 mm, configuration contour surface shows how the waves are distributed in the middle troposphere

July 23, 2013. Not for the first day in the north and north-east of the ETP, in the north of Siberia (even in the Polar regions) is held unprecedented heat! Daytime temperature rises to 30 … 34 °. Vorkuta, Salehard, Dixon, Norilsk, Arkhangelsk and many other weather station — fix the maximum temperature records.

Meanwhile in Sochi and Krasnodar only 27 °. And the residents of the Central European Russia, who are entitled to the

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In Australia, the map appeared earthquakes

In Australia, the map appeared Earthquake Facts

Australian researchers have developed a series of maps that will provide new information on the areas of Australia at risk of earthquakes of different magnitudes. The project was named "National Earthquake risk map in Australia." Maps were seismologists enterprise "Geoscience Australia" after a detailed examination of ready earthquake. Ability to run the project was provided by the Minister for Natural Resources and Energy Australia.

Created maps reflect the presence and degree of probability of an earthquake in a particular corner of the continent. The fact that we managed to pull together

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Flooding in India claimed thousands of lives

July 17, 2013. In India, the floods about 6,000 people are still missing. Indian authorities believe that the majority of people still ranking in this mournful list, apparently dead.

According to the official statistics, the current floods in India, killing about 800 people.

Recall that the heavy rainfall in the period from June 14 to 17 resulted in severe river flooding, landslides and floods Rescue services have speculated that the number of victims of the disaster can be increased by 10 times.

It should be noted that there continues rescue work. Local authorities have promised that the families of

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The whole procession of hurricanes struck the north-west of the U.S.

The whole procession of hurricanes struck the north-west of the U.S. Natural Disasters

North-west coast of the U.S. have to endure attacks from a group of Pacific hurricanes. As the instrumentation, speed gale near Neyzl Ridge, Washington, reached 182.4 km / h At other sites in the same state and in Oregon was fixed wind speed of 161.6 km / h to 118.4 km / h

After breaking away from a destructive force in the coastal areas there were many fallen trees, poles with electric cables, normally home has structural damage. Some buildings were without roofs. In addition

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Spanish Malaga again dominated by flood

Spanish Malaga again dominated by flood Natural Disasters

After a week of heavy rain and thunderstorms Spanish province of Malaga again flooded. While the weather service are in no hurry to cancel its warning of worsening weather conditions and hazards for the region code is "orange." The most affected areas are the province of the Costa del Sol, and the valley Gvadalhorse Aharkiya.

Malaga city itself suffered the day before severe flooding, provoked three waterspouts, the water was a lot of streets, traffic lights are out of order, causing chaos on the roads and the chaos began. As

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"Green" wave in the desert of Abu Dhabi

"Green" wave in the desert of Abu Dhabi to save the planet

When it comes to the environment, Abu Dhabi is always a supply. The capital and second largest city of the United Arab Emirates in recent years, a lot of times I tried to push the envelope on sustainable development. But the most successful project of all was Mesder City, multifaceted green "city within a city", which aims to be the world's first large-scale project with a neutral carbon footprint. However, the cost of such a project is almost unearthly — $ 18 billion But there are other, less

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Hurricane Usagi in China: 29 dead, more than half a million evacuated

September 25, 2013. Hurricane "Usagi", which became one of the most powerful in the past 30 years, and it caused heavy rains have killed 29 people in central China. More than 500,000 residents were forced to flee their homes to escape the elements.

Source: RT

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