In Scotland, the hurricane wind speed of 250 km / h burns windmills

Scotland fell to powerful in 15 years storm, the speed at times reached 250 kilometers per hour, reports Sky News. Stopped working schools, canceled flights and ferries ply not train. Off the coast of Yorkshire steam with three hundred passengers unable to approach because of the strong wind. The same wind caused the fire, the wind turbine, which is located in North Ayrshire —

In Scotland introduced a state of emergency. The authorities were forced to cancel classes in schools by noon that students could get home without risking their lives. Closed state museums, libraries, universities

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In the Iranian city, a series of earthquakes Esfarain

A series of aftershocks forced residents Esfarain in northeastern Iran to host last night under the open sky, reports IRNA news agency today.

According to him, tremors began last Friday and continued into Saturday evening. The magnitude of the strongest of them was 4.5. The epicenter was 13 km from Esfaraina and 46 km from a large administrative center of the province of North Khorasan Bojnourd.

Cause panic in the city has been the emergence of rumors that the oscillations of the earth's crust of moderate strength are harbingers of the coming earthquake. Virtually the entire population Esfaraina, despite

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Death in the hangar

A fire in a hangar in Domodedovo (Moscow Region) took the lives of four people, reports RBC. Another with injuries. The area of the fire element was 1.5 thousand m2.

In the local emergency department of a fire alarm in a one-story metal shed on the street. Collective farm, entered today at 8:09 am. By the time the fire already burning building throughout. Already at 9:20 am the fire was localized, and at 10:30 — extinguished. Were in the hangar of the five people managed to save only one worker was taken to the central hospital Domodedovo. The bodies of

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The storm left Scotland without light

More than 50,000 people in Scotland were left without electricity in rezultatemoschneyshego storm that hit last Thursday at the northern part of Great Britain. Places gusts reached 264 kilometers per hour. In large areas of the disaster led to major disruptions in the transport message.

Due to rampant element was discontinued rail service between Edinburgh and Aberdeen, Perth and Dundee. In addition, during the day were canceled dozens of flights to Edinburgh and Glasgow airports.

In some cities, marked significant infrastructure damage, including the destruction of windmills and bridges. Wind gusts, which reached a

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The Kuban may arrive nuclear waste from Bulgaria

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In the Kuban preparing protests to meet the ferry with radioactive waste from Bulgaria. According to environmentalists, the ferry of spent nuclear fuel from Bulgaria can arrive at the port of Kavkaz Krasnodar region tomorrow. Rosatom denies transportation.

Transportation of nuclear materials and radioactive wastes are dangerous and often cause mass protests, such as the German Gorleben. Russia regularly carried on the transport of radioactive waste, including foreign ones. According to local environmentalists ferry loaded with spent nuclear fuel (SNF) from Bulgaria can arrive in the Russian port of Kavkaz this weekend. The

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Three earthquakes on the Pacific coast of Russia

On the Pacific coast of Russia for the last day of the earthquake there were three, all had a magnitude of 4.2.

According to the Geophysical Service of the Russian Academy of Sciences, first element showed itself in the Commander Islands, where the tectonic upheavals recorded at a depth of 33 km. Nine minutes in the Pacific Ocean, east of the Kuril Islands was recorded at a depth push 43 km. Completed a series of earthquakes hit the east coast of Kamchatka, at a depth of 110 km.

Seismologists said that none of the three earthquakes of any negative

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Storm deenergized hundreds of thousands of homes in California

The powerful storm in the U.S. state Kaliforniyaobestocheny hundreds of thousands of homes and apartments. Wind speed, dropped about a hundred trees in Pasadena, reaching 156 km / h According to local authorities, in the south of the state without electricity was 250,000 consumers on the hill of Santa Cruz in the north of the region — about 26 thousand.

According to ITAR-TASS, the catastrophe, has also led to the delay and change the route of the 23 flights at the international airport in Los Angeles.

The most serious situation is in Pasadena — a city where the annual

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Hurricane Berit hit Northern Europe

Storm "Berit" went through Norway, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, Lithuania and Latvia. In Estonia, left without electricity for six and a half million homes. Power failures were registered in Latvia and Lithuania. Suffered most Klaipeda and Kaunas, where the element is almost completely destroyed the beaches. Knocked down hundreds of trees, partially disrupted road and rail links.

Tallinn Town Hall Square squalls broke down and collapsed the main Christmas tree of the country. Meteorological Service of Sweden announced a third, the highest level of alert. In Norway, the 20-meter high wave washed away in a sea

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Snow cyclone has caused traffic jams in Primorye

On Thursday morning, on the eve of the abandoned car, again caused huge traffic jams

Beijing, November 24, PrimaMedia. The element of forced motorists Vladivostok abandon cars on the road. Abandoned car in the morning exacerbate congestion on highways Primorye capital, reports Trend. RIA PrimaMedia.

Played out on Wednesday element forced motorists to leave their cars in Vladivostok in the middle of the roadway. Many are not able to overcome the barriers of snow. The roads were cleaned bad, snowplows prevented huge traffic. As always, motorists did not heed the request of traffic police and the mass left in the

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Europe faces an epidemic of incurable infectious diseases

Europeans are increasingly pick up the dangerous infectious diseases spread by "superbugs" which are powerless against even the most powerful antibiotics. It is a species of bacteria K.pneumoniae, contained in the gut. Doctors sigh, that the development of new drugs to fight the infection, a long and costly, writes British newspaper Independent. According to the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), in many European countries to 50% of cases of infections caused by bacteria K.pneumoniae, can not be cured even with the strongest of the existing antibiotics called carbapenems. Title same bacteria K.pneumoniae sounds like "Klebsiella pneumonia."

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