Kazakhstan filled up with snow, states Kazgidromet

Almost the entire territory of Kazakhstan in the first ten days of February snow fall in the volume more than half the monthly average, reported gosmeteosluzhba "KazHydroMet." In particular, in Astana, the average monthly rainfall for February is 14 millimeters, while in the first 10 days of February fell 9 mm or 64% of the monthly norm.

According to forecasters, in Akmola snow depth in early February in the norm is 12 to 26 centimeters. "At the moment the average of 10 to 76 centimeters, that is above the norm", — the report says.

A large amount of snow fell

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School of dolphins got caught by ice near Kerch (video)

Near Kerch flock of dolphins, harbor porpoises found in the ice-blocked. Chunks of ice in the Gulf of Kazantip cut their way out to sea.

As reported podrobnosti.ua, ice caused by the wind and go about 70 dolphins were in the narrow holes that threatened his imminent death.

Free the animal from the trap all night preparing MChSniki, ecologists and fishery biologists. But in the morning a large-scale operation was canceled.

In the U.S., was born baby donkey and zebra

Rows inhabitants Chestatee Reserve in the U.S. state of Georgia to fill up "rookie": donkey gave birth to a baby of a male zebra, says "Pravda.Ru".

Baby, who was born on July 22, has reddish-brown color and looks more like a mother. From Pope zebra he inherited a striped black and white stockings on all four legs. But the habits and character, according to the staff of the reserve, zebrooslenok went to his exotic parent.

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In 2010, malaria killed 655,000 people

Last year, malaria caused the death of 655,000 people, with 86% of the victims — children under five. These data are presented in the final report of the World Health Organization (WHO).

The countries in Africa has fallen 91% of deaths and 81% of cases of this illness.

Fortunately, the death rate from malaria decreased from 2000 by more than 25%, and in the African region, people began to die at 33% less. According to WHO, the result of large-scale measures to prevent and control malaria, realized in the last decade. Among them — the widespread use of canopies

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Geneva airport resumed work after an interruption due to snowfall

Geneva Cointrin International Airport resumed work after an interruption due to snowfall hit the city, but the departure of the majority of flights delayed by an average of two to three hours.

"Despite the bad weather, Geneva airport is now open. Meanwhile, many flights are delayed or canceled. We recommend to contact your airline representatives for more information," — said in a communique.

Cointreau guide also recommends that passengers arrive at the airport two hours before departure.

The new airport, scheduled for 06.00 local time (09.00 MSK) was first deferred to 0700, and then to 09.15. After that, the

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More than 25 people were injured in Japan of giant hornet stings

At least 25 people were hospitalized in Yamaguchi Prefecture in western Japan with the Japanese giant hornet stings (sudzumebati) TV channel NHK.

The incident occurred at about 08.30 local time (03.30 MSK) near one of the local high schools. At this time, students are usually sent to classes that begin in all schools at 09.00 (04.00 MSK).

As a result of "attacks" sudzumebati, which literally translates as "sparrow-bee", had been hospitalized 25 people. Most of them — high school students. Also hospitalized a woman aged about 70 years.

Doctors assess the condition of the victims as moderate.

Sudzumebati or Japanese

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Federation Council will protect the bill on waste from lobbying

The Council of the Federation in 2013, the bill will ensure that the treatment of waste and would oppose any "lobbying efforts", stated by Chairman of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko.

In October 2011, the State Duma adopted in the first reading amendments to the law "On Production and Consumption", aimed at reducing the economic incentives for production of waste and the development of processing industry, as well as reducing the impact on the environment during disposal of waste. The bill has caused debate in the business environment.

"It is important that in the Year of Environment Finally, this law

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Drought in 11 provinces of Cambodia

According to the National Committee for Disaster Management, on August 16, 2012 in 11 of the 24 cities and provinces in Cambodia celebrated drought that affects tens of thousands of hectares of rice fields.

Usually, the rainy season begins in May and lasts until October. But this year the lack of rain in some parts of the country led to the destruction of 4,811 hectares and causing partial damage to 101,365 hectares of rice crops. Obviously, further drought will lead to even greater losses. Cambodian Prime Minister calls on the authorities to help save the paddy fields from

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Forward in search of female happiness!

"Love knows no age," — said Alexander mouth Gremin Pushkin almost 200 years ago. How right he was! Woman in need of attention, just like a bird in free flight. Attention is of various kinds, but the essence is — to feel a woman her true nature, femininity and ocharovanie.Predstavte, she was going to visit, a walk, a date — it does not matter. Costume, hairstyle, jewelry, high heels and handbag … of course! Here it is — a small woman's happiness. No wonder they say: A woman without a bag that pan without a handle. The finished image is

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Wooden jeans will make the industry more environmentally friendly cotton

The University Geriot-Watt in Scotland are well aware of how harmful to the environment is the production of cotton and fabrics, including denim. But there is a way in which the ecological footprint of any denim products can be significantly reduced.

For this normal jeans to do a little "wooden", that is in the manufacture of the fabric to the conventional cotton thread to add wood fiber. Wood raw material in this case may be and recyclable materials, which further enhances the sustainability of the final product without changing its original qualities. At the touch of cotton-wood jeans

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