Because of the snowfall freeze people in Peru

September 3, 2013. The Peruvian government has added nine more of their regions, where a state of emergency aimed at having to cope with the unusual Cold weather and snowfall.

According to local authorities, at least two people were killed and 33,000 others suffered from the cold. Tens of thousands of animals froze to death.

The President Ollanta Humala visited the Apurimac, one of the hardest hit areas to see everything with my own eyes and to monitor the distribution of emergency aid. According to official statements, the state of emergency will last for 20 days.

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Google Maps is preparing a virtual walk along the bottom of the oceans

Google Maps is preparing a virtual walk along the bottom of the oceans Facts

71% of our planet takes seven oceans. Each laid thousands of commercial and tourist destinations that people use every day. But, despite this, about 95% of the ocean floor remains unexplored. Google Maps project is going to correct this unfortunate misunderstanding.

As recently happened with the most interesting from the point of view of interest reserves and parks of America, Google Maps will develop a virtual tour of the most exciting parts of the sea floor, so that you can travel without getting off

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The upper layer of the atmosphere of our planet, for unknown reasons, has shrunk

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July 16. / ITAR-TASS /. The top layer of our planet's atmosphere recently shrank greatly, and scientists can not yet find an explanation for this phenomenon.

It is the most external layer of the atmosphere called the thermosphere, and is located in the gap heights from 90 km to 600 km above the Earth's surface. He is now recovering.

Such events are not something very rare, but the scale of the latter phenomenon is literally shocked scientists. "This is the biggest contraction for at least the last 43 years", — said the head of research,

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Especially in shallow water explained by tsunami

Especially in shallow water explained by tsunami Scientists prove

Scientists from the University of Colorado at Boulder have used mathematical methods to the characteristics of the waves that appear in shallow water before it hits the tsunami and found that depending on the nature, what kind of energy wave will cover the island. Only found two special types of waves — X-shaped and U-shaped, so called because of the form that gets water mass.

Conducted their research in the wild, researchers saw that the usual direct waves in the interaction form another type of waves, X-or Y-type. Moreover,

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Air quality in restaurants is alarming

Air quality in restaurants is alarming Facts

As it turned out, the level of pollutants in the air restaurants, internet cafes and bars in the capital of China, Beijing has long approached dangerously high level. In general, the content of adverse suspensions due to the fact that public schools are allowed to smoke.

One of the environmental institutions decided to test the concentration of PM2, 5 (harmful particles diameter of 2.5 mm or less) in 43 institutions. Research assistance provided by volunteers from among the urban population. The main measurements were in the busiest months of the year

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In the north-eastern Indian state of landslide

September 3, 2013. Human settlements in the West Sikkim several days were influenced by the strongest precipitation. Prolonged rains caused landslides in Tamabung, which killed 5 people, presumably, citizens of neighboring Nepal, sent to Sikkim for medical help.

Of the details of the morning incident is known that the four victims of the landslide were members of one family. In addition to the corpses of people affected after a grueling searches were found the remains of an adult Himalayan black bear and several pets. Working on site gathering soil layer rescuers are not yet ready to say that

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In the Pacific Ocean, two new emerging storm

In the Pacific Ocean, two new emerging storm Weather and Climate

As soon as a tropical storm Dzhelavat weakens and disappears, its ready to replace two new tropical atmospheric formation occurring in the western Pacific. The first, Maliksi, moving toward the remote islands of Japan, including about. Study. Tropical Storm Gaemi can be a serious threat to the Philippines, Vietnam and even China's southern outskirts, bringing back the monsoons and increasing the risk of landslides.

In 2012 Maliksi became the 19th tropical storm of the account. He's gaining ground to the north of. Sapian relating to the Mariana

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In the Caribbean, tropical storm formed Gabriel

September 5, 2013. Tropical storm "Gabriel" was formed in the environment in the Caribbean. This was reported by experts from the National Center for monitoring hurricanes, located in Miami / Florida /.

Currently, "Gabriel" is located 113 kilometers south of Puerto Rican city of Ponce. Wind speed in the eye of the storm reaches 64 km per hour. According to meteorologists, the cyclone is moving in a northwesterly direction at a speed of 13 km per hour. According to forecasts, the next day it will be between the islands of Puerto Rico and Haiti, and then turn to the north-east

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Earthquake in south-west Colombia

Earthquake in south-west Colombia Natural Disasters

In the province of Cauca, in the north-western Colombia, the earthquake, which had a magnitude of 7.1. The U.S. Geological Survey initially estimated thrust force of 7.4 points, but later reduced the value to 7.1 points. Despite such a strong push, none of the inhabitants of the province was not injured. Basically, people have described the incident as a fairly confident and clear, visible tremor. Has felt the earthquake around 4315 people.

At the moment, information about large-scale destruction also been reported. The fact that the epicenter of the earthquake quite impressive

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Flooding in the Philippines

Flooding in the Philippines Natural Disasters

December 16, 2011 in the middle of the night on the south Philippines storm hit flow caused by tropical storm "your." According to preliminary data funeral toll is 436 people. In Cagayan de Oro killing 215 people, in the next Iligane — about 144, the rest of the victim is referred to the other cities of the southern and central provinces. Many bodies were not identified, due to the fact that no relative is not survived the flood. Many people are still missing. In Iligane number of missing is around 250 inhabitants.

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