Starting station Phobos to the satellite of Mars ended in failure

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9.11.11.Pri try orbiting interplanetary station (AWS) "Phobos-Grunt" has developed an extraordinary situation, reported on Wednesday morning, the head of the Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), Vladimir Popovkin.

As he said, quoted by ITAR-TASS, AMC "got into a parking orbit, the fuel is not wasted, and we have three days to perezakladku program."

It was the first interplanetary mission to Russia over the past almost 15 years. If successful, the station three years later was delivered to Earth about 200 g soil Phobos — Mars satellite.

Conquer the Russian Phobos, scientists are trying is not the first time.

The first attempt

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Today, October 25 magnetic storm. Video

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MOSCOW, Oct. 25 — RIA Novosti. Magnetic storm began on Earth late Monday — Kp index of geomagnetic disturbances at the moment is 6 units, according to data center space weather forecast of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration of the USA (NOAA).

The scale of magnetic disturbances Kp index 10 levels from 0 to 3 are the quiet magnetosphere, level 4 — perturbed, and the levels of 5 to 9 — magnetic storms five classes.

The beginning of the storm there were about 22.00 MSK, when geomagnetic index, measured center of the U.S.

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Northern lights in Latvia. Photo

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25.10.11.V Monday, October 24th, late in the evening and on Tuesday night in many places in Latvia there was at times very bright Northern Lights. Reports of the northern lights were obtained even from the Pope, on the south-western outskirts of Latvia.

This year, the Latvian people are watching the Northern Lights for the sixth time. Older, very bright aurora borealis, Latvians saw on the night of 26 to 27 September. Then the witness stated that it was the brightest northern lights since 2001. Yesterday's Northern Lights is only slightly inferior in brightness to what

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Bulgaria. invasion of cockroaches in Sofia

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23.05.12.Kak reports Snews.bg, after an earthquake and a hurricane, a stroll in Sofia, as well as rabid crows, another attack was found in the west of the capital.

In the houses of sewage flooded the hordes of cockroaches and other sorts of insects. This was signaled by inhabitants of areas Lyulin, Zaharna factory, Krasnaya Polyana Ovcha Kupel.

Source: Bulgaria news on-line

In the Crimean Mountains suddenly bloomed crocuses. Photo

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Blooming on the slopes of the crocuses. In November. Photo: Sergei Anashkevich

6.11.11.Vnezapno and spontaneously walked today in the mountains. The aim of the campaign was an abandoned coastal missile system "Redoubt".

And in between times took some wonderful yellow-red-green autumn peyzazhey.No most surprising was to find … crocuses blooming on the slopes. In noyabre.Poistine, flowers with bezuminkoy ….. )

Source: aquatek_filips

 

Blooming on the slopes of the crocuses. In November Photo: Sergei Anashkevich

An earthquake measuring 5.8 at a shallow depth in northern Italy

An earthquake measuring 5.8 at a shallow depth in northern Italy Natural Disasters

May 29, 2012 in northern Italy was a strong earthquake at a shallow depth. The epicenter of the event was recorded by force 5.8 at a depth of 9.6 kilometers, 40 kilometers north of Bologna. According to the Italian seismological service, the following 8 pushes the power of 2.9 to 4, the strongest of which was 4.7 occurred in the same region.

According to official data, in the collapse of masonry three people were killed and several others injured. Two of the dead were in

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Off the coast of Anapa dead dolphins

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16.05.11.Nepriyatnosti the coast. What kills the Black Sea dolphins? While scientists search for the answer, resting off the coast of Anapa dead marine mammals. Two dozen in Greater Utrish. Three more dead dolphins on Little noticed.

Rescuers have some assumptions about the causes of death. This can be poisoned, or a special virus-killing marine animals, or poaching activities. Dolphins are often caught by set to catch small fish. There were times when fishermen trying to keep gear intact, not get out of them too large prey, but simply cut dolphin fins.

Information about the mass deaths of

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6.8 earthquake in northern Taiwan

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Magnitude 6.8 (Preliminary magnitude — Update expected within 15 minutes) Date-Time Tuesday, November 08, 2011 at 02:59:08 UTC Tuesday, November 08, 2011 at 11:59:08 AM at epicenter Location 27.200 ° N, 125.800 ° E Depth 222 km (138.0 miles) set by location program Region NORTHEAST OF TAIWAN Distances 218 km (136 miles) WNW (302 °) from Naha, Okinawa, Japan 350 km (218 miles) NNE (27 °) from Ishigaki-jima, Ryukyu Islands, Japan 487 km (302 miles) ENE (60 °) from T'AI-PEI, Taiwan 1151 km (715 miles) S (186 °) from SEOUL, South Korea Location Uncertainty Error estimate not available Parameters

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November 25 will be partial solar eclipse

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November 25 will be partial solar eclipse

1.11.11.Kak reports AZE.az, the fourth and last solar eclipse in 2011, which is expected on November 25, will see only the inhabitants of the high latitudes of the Southern Hemisphere: South Africa, New Zealand, Tasmania and Antarctica.

According to Live Science, the eclipse will be clearly seen in Antarctica. While residents and tourists in New Zealand eclipse uvidyat only a quarter, on Antarctica soltsne to close to 90%.

All who on this day will be in the region can witness a truly unique spectacle.

In Azerbaijan, a partial solar eclipse will

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Earth gave birth to the moon by a nuclear explosion

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29.01.2010.Gollandskie scientists have put forward the theory that the moon separated from the young Earth by a powerful nuclear explosion, based on the fact that the isotopic composition of terrestrial and lunar material is almost identical.

Hitherto existing theory that the moon is the result of a collision with another planet Earth is not perfect, the authors of the theory. In their view, in the case of such a collision, only 20% of the substance of the moon will have a terrestrial origin, and all the remaining material should belong to the planet Earth has faced. However, the

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