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In Chukotka established abnormally warm weather

At the time, both in the south of the Far Eastern region crack forty-degree cold, north-east of the country the temperature is close to the record high values. The average daily temperature in the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug above normal by as much as 20 degrees! Even at night on the Bering Sea coast cold very weak, from 0 to 5 degrees. During the day the temperature in the entire district raised to 0 .. +5. Its such values are observed except in Dagestan.

Install winter regime not give easterly winds, which supply relatively warm air. A rule of the anticyclone

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Volcanic eruption Soputan began in Indonesia, no casualties

MOSCOW, July 3 — RIA Novosti. Volcanic eruption Soputan in northern Indonesian island of Sulawesi began on Sunday morning, the Associated Press reported, citing the head of the agency Volcanological Surono (Surono).

According to him, during the eruption occurred volcanic ash and gases to a height of six kilometers. Volcanologists declared evacuation zone within a radius of 6.5 kilometers from the volcano, but no one was evacuated.

"At the moment, no evacuation was not made, because the nearest town is about five miles from the volcano," — said Surono.

The possible impact of the eruption on flights

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Europe offers winters

If the forecasts of solar activity are correct, then in the coming decades Europe expect snow and cold winters, not global warming. In an interview with the Financial Times, said of the British Meteorological Office Met Office Professor Brian Golding.

The latest research shows that solar activity affects the Earth's climate is much stronger than previously thought. "We believe that about half of the differences in weather conditions between years is a change in the form of solar activity," — said Golding.

The previous two winters that Europe remembers unusually frosty and snowy weather, at least partly due to low

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In Myanmar, there was a new earthquake

In the South Asian country of Myanmar (Burma), again there was an earthquake, this time near the newly-made capital city Naypyidaw. Fortunately, this time there was no casualties and widespread destruction, but not in the earthquake, which occurred a few days ago.

New impetus had power of 4.8 points and there was a 56 km south of the capital city. Data on deaths from a push force of 6.8 points and repeated episodes constantly refined. According to latest information, the cataclysm took the life of 26 people, about 230 were injured. In some places, there is information about the

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More than 60 marine animals delivered to the Dolphinarium in Primorye

Specialists brought to the Dolphinarium near Nakhodka in the Primorye 60 marine animals caught in the northern sector of the Pacific Ocean, according to the regional administration.

In the seaside Dolphinarium, located in the Bay of Nakhodka city district average, received 61 marine animal.

As specified regional administration of the North Okhotsk subarea in Primorye delivered a killer whale, 32 beluga whales, 10 ringed seals. In addition, from the East Sakhalin subarea Okhotsk Sea from the island were brought Seal 10 northern fur seals, and of Chukotka — eight walruses.

"Right now, marine animals are adapting, doing well. Veterinary care

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Eco-friendly batteries will work on plant extracts

A group of scientists working with the City Kollezhd in New York, Rice University and the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, has announced that in the near future it will be possible to completely replace our usual lithium-ion batteries for analogs, which are raw materials for the manufacture of herbal extracts .

New eco-friendly batteries will be made with a purpurin, red dye substances extracted from madder root, a common enough herb. Both the purpurin and accompanying natural dyes are molecules whose behavior is very similar to conventional electrodes penlight batteries. Purpurin molecule consists of six-membered rings connected with carbonyl

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Western Australia is preparing for the arrival of the cyclone Grow

On the west coast of Australia announced a warning to evacuate low-lying areas of the population of Port Hedland in the fact that the cyclone Rusty can provoke Surges high waves and dangerous flooding.

Rusty cyclone is moving very slowly and has a huge potential storm. Very soon the storm center width of 36 km will be located on the western coast. Probability of Surges wave is more than obvious, as now, the system can generate winds of up to 195 km / h between Wim Creek and Pardo in Australian Kimberley and Pilbara. In Port Hedland carry out

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Number of cases of cholera in the Dominican Republic is growing — Onishchenko

The number of cases of cholera in the Dominican Republic — a favorite holiday region of Russian tourists — continues to grow, at last count, 139 people were infected, while in neighboring Haiti, where a raging epidemic of cholera have already died, more than 3.3 thousand people, RIA Novosti Chief Medical Officer Gennady Onishchenko.

"The number went to a doctor in Haiti has exceeded 150,000 people, more than 3.3 thousand people died. Dominican Republic in 139 patients with cholera," — he said.

Earlier, Onishchenko said that on December 23 in the Dominican Republic were 27 hospitalizations due to cholera. Cases

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A criminal case has been opened in Primorye upon catching rare merlins

Linear transport police department in Vladivostok has opened a criminal investigation into the poaching of six listed in the Red Book gyrfalcons confiscated at the airport, told RIA Novosti on Friday, a representative of the department.

The police found eight merlins from a resident of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, who came from a military board of Kamchatka in late December. A day later, six birds were seized from the luggage of another resident of Kamchatka, who tried to move the birds to Novosibirsk.

According to police, a criminal case on the fact of illegal fishing six merlins. Sanction of this article is punishable

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