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In Madagascar, a tropical cyclone is approaching

In Madagascar, a tropical cyclone is approaching Natural Disasters

Tropical Cyclone Giovanna is located 468 km north-east of the island of Port Louis and Reunion and moving in a south-west to the east coast of Madagascar and further along the Mozambique Channel. As you approach the island in a cyclone will develop wind speeds of over 190 km / h with gusts up to 210 km / h Giovanna will bring heavy rainfall and high waves up to 7.3 meters in height, posing danger to coastal residents.

Fig. 1. Giovanna cyclone track.

Fig. 2. Radar image of rainfall.

Last day

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Heavy snow in Europe

Heavy Snow in Europe Weather and Climate

February 11, 2012 snow buried house 10,000 villagers, imprisoning them in their homes, and the number of victims in Europe has grown to 550.

More snow fell in Italy and the Balkan Islands, and the Danube closed to shipping for a hundred miles, for the first time in the 27 years covered by ice in Bulgaria.

In the Montenegrin capital Podgorica fixed 50-year record for snowfall, which reached 50 centimeters. As a result of the unusual weather was suspended rail links with Serbia and closed the main airport.

In Romania, killing another eight

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Livni in China overturned cars and destroying homes

May 24, 2013. Two thousand people were evacuated from China's Hubei province due to heavy rains that did not subside in the eastern and central parts of the country.

There are raging flood water has destroyed dozens of homes, damaged two roads and flooded fields, destroying crops.

Reports of casualties in Hubei is not, but people are afraid of a repeat of last week, when the southern provinces due to rains, floods and landslides killed more than 100 people.

Just suffered from bad weather and a half million Chinese.

The power of helping those who were in the open,

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Four types of perception of chaos

Four types of perception of chaos Facts

It's about how people interpret the unfavorable situation in the world, and the corresponding behavior of thinking. The general attitude, and unfortunately, the most common way of thinking expressed complacency and indifference to the circumstances that threaten us. People almost refuse to believe that the situation in the society on the brink of despair. But there are many ways to open your eyes, especially through appropriate education and science. The behavior of the "ostrich in the sand" itself explains. People like to think that the problem does not exist, or forget about it,

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Climatic disasters are changing the world

April 15, 2013. In the last decade, natural anomalies, climate change and the dramatic fluctuations in temperature are constant companions of life. Despite the middle of April, in the European part of Russia kept frozen, unprecedented flooding swept large areas of our country. Natural disasters cause significant damage to the population and the state, adversely affect the development of the economy, forcing significantly adjust development plans.

The growth of natural climatic disasters — this is not a random phenomenon. It is estimated that at the present time is the next change of the global historical metric cycle, so humanity is

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Kit for growing herbs at home from Uncommon Goods

Kit for growing herbs at home from Uncommon Goods Guide to Gifts

Guide to choosing eco-gifts 2012-2013 ' 5 '  

This gift is a mini-farm and a pot of green at the same time. It allows you to grow small plants right on the kitchen windowsill and then eat, even leaving the house. Pot-a-farm made from recycled steel, it is filled with a special substrate (not ground), two sets of seeds, with a different set of crops for cultivation, bamboo lid and instructions. With such a gift only takes one to two weeks to appear on your

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In Macau, the number of days from the acid rain

May 25, 2013. After analyzing statistics on the incidence of acid rain, meteorologists and ecologists from Macau came to the conclusion that in 2012 the number of days increased to 73 per year. The pH level of water in the precipitation of less than 5.6, which is classified as a higher level of acidity, which has dangerous consequences.

In 2012, the average air temperature in Macau was +22,3 ° C, which is 0.4 degrees higher than the previous year. The total rainfall amounted to 1 556 mm, which is 14.1% higher than a year ago. As can be seen from

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The floods near Odessa, killing two people

September 14, 2013. Near Odessa in the floods on September 13 killed two people, reports "Interfax" referring to the press service GSCHS Saturday.

One of the victims hit by ball lightning in Artsiz. The second flood victim, 71-year-old woman drowned in BOLGRAD District.

In total, the evening of September 13 in the Odessa region podtopilo 377 homes. Flood affected Artsyz, Bolgradsky and Tarutinsky areas. Of the four villages where the floods power goes out, 535 people were evacuated. In some areas of the Odessa region was disrupted movement of trains and cars.

As reported UNN, evening September 13, heavy rains,

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Climate Refugees Alaska: entire villages disappearing under water

May 14, 2013. The number of refugees who were forced to leave their homes due to climate change, growing inexorably. In Alaska, entire villages were threatened with extinction — localities are covered with water, and their inhabitants flee from their villages, becoming the first American "climate refugees."

Formally, the refugees are considered people who have left their homelands due to extraordinary circumstances such as war, persecution or harassment. But because of climatic changes.

In the meantime, more and more people become "climate refugees": Alaska entire villages to flee their homes to escape climate change.

Newtok residents, the village in

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