Fires on either side of the planet

Fires on both sides of the planet Natural Disasters

High temperatures and dry weather caused hundreds of fires raging in different parts of the world. Thus, the two-day battle with the fire element in the three districts of central U.S. states almost yielded results. Arkansas administration had to make a decision to evacuate the entire population of Ola at 1 300, because the fire was threatening the lives of people and almost crept to the building of a warehouse with fireworks.

Despite the fact that the area occupied by the fire, does not exceed 405 hectares, it was

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Find a way to cause the melting of the Antarctic ice

Find a way to cause the melting of the Antarctic ice Facts

Scientists from the University of Aberdeen and the British Antarctic Survey discovered under a glacier in West Antarctica Ferrigno fault depth of almost 2 km, a width of 10 km and a length of 100 km, topped with a layer of ice about 1 km. Perhaps this fault is formed by a discrepancy between the continental plates long before they appeared in the Antarctic ice, is causing the melting of the ice in this part of the earth.

Last Ferrigno, equal to the size of the

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Japanese women have lost the status of long-liver due to natural disasters

Japanese women have lost the status of long-liver due to natural disasters Facts

Occurred in the past year, an earthquake, a tsunami, an accident at a nuclear power plant and other disasters have taken away from the primacy of Japanese women in the list of the most long-lived people on the planet. This was the first time in 25 years. Overall life expectancy of Japanese women, known for their love of an active lifestyle and healthy eating in the national diet in 2011 decreased by 5 months.

So now the list of long-liver led representatives of Hong Kong,

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Another dust storm in Arizona

Another dust storm in Arizona Natural Disasters

Dust storm covered much of the Phoenix-yellow cloud of gray dust. In recent dust storms in the region increased. The second time in five days, the dust storm passed through the valley. U.S. National Weather Service said the storm was moving to the north-west and has been found between the cities of Eloy and Tucson. A cloud of sand has covered some of the suburbs of Phoenix, as well as the city center. Official estimates of the size of the cloud has taken place, most likely, it was about 600 meters in height.

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In Indonesia, a powerful earthquake

In Indonesia, a powerful earthquake Natural Disasters

On the western Indonesian island of Simeulue, part of the province of Aceh, an earthquake measuring 6.4 points. The epicenter was at a depth of 45.9 km and had the coordinates of 2,654 ° N; 96,191 ° E. Local people, at this time preparing to take the pre-dawn meal, according to the canons of Ramadan, were in panic because of such a strong and unexpected shock. It is reported that an elderly man with Fr. Sumatra, trying to escape from the house shaking, died from a sharp rise in blood pressure caused by

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Residents threatened by forest fires in Croatia

Residents threatened by forest fires in Croatia Danger Zone

Residents Croatian coastal resorts and Krikvenitsy Selce seriously concerned about how quickly to their communities are selected fire in a few days ago in a forest, 2 km to the south. The spread of fire to help the winds speed reaches 100 km / h That is why the fire can not be used by airplanes with water shells, and the fire continues to rage.

Attempts to locate the fire in the vicinity of Selce.

Evacuation of tourists from the coast of the Adriatic Sea

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"Australian paradise" under threat of flooding

"Australian paradise" under threat of flooding danger zone

Old Bar is one of the most rapidly destroyed parts of the coast in the Australian state of New South Wales. Each year, the once picturesque and popular residence with expensive real estate gives the ocean about a meter further collapsing due to erosion under the impact of heavy rains and storms.

The local people are trying to protect the coast from erosion by paintings of felt, spread on the sand. Old Bar, Australia. In this corner of Australia for more than a tenant had to say farewell to his

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Seven ways how to bring climate in order

Seven ways how to bring climate in order to save the planet

1.Capacity plankton mass

The idea is to put the water in the ocean as much as possible of the iron ions. They, in turn, will be fertile ground for habitat, reproduction and further increasing the mass of plankton. A plankton are known to actively absorbs carbon dioxide from the water, and after the death falls with it to the bottom, providing an invaluable service to the storage of greenhouse gases. The proposal made by scientists from the University of Liverpool, has successfully tested the technique on

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Japan dominated by hot weather

Japan dominated the hot weather Weather and Climate

Virtually all week the eastern and western parts of Japan were in the power exhausting hot and dry weather, which marked the end of the rainy season. In Gunma Prefecture, north of Tokyo, the temperature did not fall below +39 ° C, up to 35 degrees and above mentioned in the 77-and 927-and of observation stations in the region. How to recognize the meteorologists, this record for the July weather in the islands.

In many cities in the north-east and south-west of Japan announced the thermal warning. All encouraged to

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Alenga tropical cyclone formed in the Indian Ocean

Alenga tropical cyclone formed in the Indian Ocean Weather and Climate

The first tropical cyclone of the summer season was formed December 7, 2011 in the southern Indian Ocean. Formerly known as the tropical cyclone 01S, it was renamed the cyclone Alenga.

December 9 speed wind gusts reached 185 kilometers per hour. Cyclone is gaining strength as it moves in a south-easterly direction, where it should diminish with increasing vertical wind shear and decrease the temperature at the surface of the sea.

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