Calendar

Август 2018
MTWTFSS
« Dec  
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031 

Indonesian authorities have warned of the threat from the volcano Papandayan

Indonesian authorities have warned tourists and local residents about the threat from the volcano Papandayan.

They noted the need to keep off the erupting crater, at least at a distance of 2 km. They specified that the tourist attraction is extremely dangerous because of her stand out hydrogen sulfide and carbon dioxide, reports Associated Press.

Recall Papandayan volcano last happened in 2002. He is one of the most popular Indonesian tourist sites.

RBC

(function (w, doc) { if (!w.__utlWdgt) { w.__utlWdgt = true; var d = doc, s = d.createElement(‘script’), g = ‘getElementsByTagName’; s.type = ‘text/javascript’; s.charset = ‘UTF-8’;

Continue reading Indonesian authorities have warned of the threat from the volcano Papandayan

In New Zealand, 24 dolphins stranded and dead birds are already in Beijing

A flock of 24 pilot whales, otherwise known as the black dolphins washed up on a beach in the mangroves of the North Island of New Zealand, all the animals were killed, a spokesman for the New Zealand Wildlife Service, Jonathan Maxwell.

Ten pilot whales were found in the shallows of the bay Parengarenga still alive, but their condition was very serious, in addition, the weather conditions and the long wait for the tide was not allowed to hope for their return to the ocean. So had to grind to sleep.

"Unfortunately, the situation is not in favor of these

Continue reading In New Zealand, 24 dolphins stranded and dead birds are already in Beijing

Monthly electric bill at 3 pounds — is this possible?

When it comes to improving the effectiveness of the energy consumption, for most people an incentive related to their own finances, will be most effective. No exception and family from Britain, decided to fully adhere to "carbon-free" lifestyle. This in turn helped the couple Fish decent save on electricity bills.

Of course, it turned out to save more and delay, for a start had to be spent for the purchase of water heating system powered by solar energy, the purchase of stoves for burning wood and solar panels. But it did not take long, and now the family

Continue reading Monthly electric bill at 3 pounds — is this possible?

Moscow held down the snow and sleet

Muscovites who hurry on the last working day in a hurry to leave the office, risk permanently stand in traffic jams as snow again covered himself capital, already paralyzed traffic on many thoroughfares of the city.

Road conditions seriously deteriorated earlier in the day after the puddles formed after yesterday evening downpour began to freeze. Afternoon temperature falls below zero, it began to snow again, and there was ice on the roads.

Serious congestion observed at many sites Ring, Third Ring Road. Worth the Garden Ring, Kutuzovsky Entuziastov, Ryazan prospectus. Average speed of not more than 30-40 km / h.

Continue reading Moscow held down the snow and sleet

Tours to Chernobyl want to make popular

In Kiev, all those who wish to visit the restricted zone. The thrill of visiting provide most of the Chernobyl power plant and the ghost town of Pripyat. Just how popular and successful the initiative, says the correspondent of "Vesti FM" in Ukraine, Vladimir Sinelnikov.

Excursions to the Chernobyl zone as a means to make money — this business idea was in the air for a long time and have residual long embodied. Indeed, the Chernobyl exclusion zone — this is quite a unique place, brought to life a phantasmagoria of the death of civilization, a Hollywood story in reality.

Continue reading Tours to Chernobyl want to make popular

Kamensk-Ural — mass death of fish. Yekaterinburg

Prosecutors Sverdlovsk region checks on the fact of mass death of fish in the Iset River near the village of Kamenka Beklinisheva district. This was reported by the press service oblprokuratury.

Sverdlovsk interdistrict environmental prosecutor's office for the audit staff involved ATS Kamensky urban district and specialists of the state control, surveillance, protection of marine biological resources and their habitats for the Sverdlovsk region Nizhneobskogo territorial management.

According to eyewitnesses, the dead fish appeared in the Iset River about two weeks ago. Preliminary cause of death of fish named Zamor in the winter due to lack of oxygen under the

Continue reading Kamensk-Ural — mass death of fish. Yekaterinburg

West African plants thrive, despite the drought

Researchers from Ghana and the UK have found that, despite the fact that over the last 40 years in West Africa experienced a very sharp lack of moisture due to drought, the biomass in the region is not diminished, becoming consume even more carbon dioxide. This discovery completely refuted the assumption that with the onset of drought the plants dry up and, without exception, instead of the absorption of CO2 from the air, begin releasing it into the atmosphere, compounding the environmental situation.

The national park Kakuma, Ghana. During the observations, which lasted from 1990 to the year 2010,

Continue reading West African plants thrive, despite the drought

The eruption of a volcano in New Zealand

According to news agency of Wellington on the North Island of New Zealand's Tongariro volcano erupted. Vulcan, slept through more than a century before, began to show strong signs of activity in August of this year, and his willingness to eruption forced the fall observing service officially inform island residents about the potential threat.

According to witnesses, a column of ash was wide enough and rose above the crater of the volcano to a height of about two kilometers. The eruption occurred intensively and quickly. Despite the fact that the expectations of the experts about the slightly destructive

Continue reading The eruption of a volcano in New Zealand

The mass deaths of birds were recorded in the Irkutsk region

For the first time in the Irkutsk region ornithologists have recorded numerous cases of bird deaths. Birds are killed by discharge current when the land on power lines. In particular, the researchers observed the death of the current rare bird — Upland Buzzard, listed in the Red Book of the Angara. This bird appeared in the region 15 years ago. Number steppe inhabitant is only 150 pairs.

Vitaly Ryabtsev, deputy director for science Baikal National Park: — You can say it is the mass death. Only a small area killed so many birds. We have only 300 individuals, but only

Continue reading The mass deaths of birds were recorded in the Irkutsk region

Off the coast of New Zealands 24 stranded pilot whales

A flock of 24 pilot whales, otherwise known as the black dolphins washed up on a beach in the mangroves of the North Island of New Zealand, all the animals were killed, reported Friday by the Associated Press, citing a representative of the New Zealand Wildlife Service, Jonathan Maxwell (Jonathan Maxwell). Ten pilot whales were found in the shallows of the bay Parengarenga (Parengarenga) still alive, but their condition was very poor, in addition, the weather conditions and the long wait for the tide was not allowed to hope for their return to the ocean. So had to grind to

Continue reading Off the coast of New Zealands 24 stranded pilot whales

SQL - 12 | 3,576 сек. | 8.58 МБ