Off the coast of Mexico to the Russian tourist attacked by shark

Russian tourist attacked by a shark in the Mexican resort city of Cancun. Local rescuers recommend tourists to stay away from the water because of the danger of shark attacks, reports "Interfax". However, the Russian has ignored the warnings. Tourist sailed from the coast at a distance of 100 meters, after which she was attacked by a shark. The injured 20-centimeter wound on his leg was taken to the hospital. Last year it was recorded the highest in the last decade, the number of shark attacks on humans. Altogether, there were 79 cases of shark attacks, a quarter more than

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Capture rays of organic solar cells make a leap forward

"The United force of nature, but separated by the force of man" — sounds like a description of a love story, but it is also a basic description of how scientists began to make more efficient organic solar cells. This tells Scientific Portal ScienceDaily.

At the atomic level, organic solar cells function as feuding families of Romeo and Juliet. There is a natural force of attraction between positive and negative charges, which occur when a photon exposure of cells. However, in order to capture the energy that these charges should be separated. When these charges exist in bound form, they

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In Transcarpathia from landslide zones Solotvyna prepared for resettlement

In Transcarpathia reserved 40 hectares of land for the possible relocation of people from landslide zones Solotvyna that Tyachevschine. At the moment, waiting for the conclusion of the scientists on the extent of probable karst valleys.

According to the preliminary conclusions of the experts are now at risk in Solotvyno were 292 houses, schools, hospitals and rural communications. Last year, due to an abnormal state offices were closed underground allergy hospital. This year, a new chasm almost swallowed rural electric substation.

Falls to the ground Solotvyno started ten years ago. But since then Solerudnik stopped and fresh water from

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U.S. filled up with snow

The United States is now covered with snow. Heavy snowfall paralyzed airports throughout the Midwest. Canceled more than 500 flights, and this is not the limit. Many flights are delayed or moved.

Drifts grown and on highways. The police recommend drivers without urgent need not to drive. Blizzard brought a cold snap on top — the air temperature dropped to minus 18 degrees Celsius.

Forecasters predict a worsening situation. It is possible that the current storm will be one of the most powerful in decades. In the coming days could fall

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The European part of Russia looming snow

In the European part of Russia — in the North-West, Central and Volga federal districts due to the influence of Atlantic cyclone March 4-6 worse weather: will small and moderate snow in parts of strong wind picked up to 15-20 m / s, snowstorm . This forecast was presented today Roshydromet.

The Central Federal District on March 5 at most of the expected weather with snow, sleet, wind gusting up to 13-18 m / s, snowstorm. Perhaps wet snow on wires and trees.

In the North-West Federal District will snow, March 5, in the Arkhangelsk, Vologda, Novgorod

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Transportation of Dangerous Goods: playing with fire

A separate article in the global environmental policy is the carriage of dangerous goods. Handling flammable liquids, explosive and radioactive materials have resulted in a complex system of classification, which include not only the types of goods and means of transport on which they have to carry.

Dangerous goods are: Explosives; Compressed liquefied gases under pressure; And spontaneously igniting flammable substances; Poisons; Infectious substances; Radioactive materials and substances; Caustic and corrosive materials and substances; Other dangerous objects and materials.

Rules on the transport of dangerous goods by road Self transportation of toxic, radioactive, explosive and flammable objects and materials is

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Volcano Tangkuban-Prau reactivate the West Java

Indonesian Volcano Tangkuban-Prau, located near the capital city of West Java Bandung again throws out one of its craters, volcanic ash, said on Saturday newspaper Jakarta Post.

According to the head of the Center of Volcanology and reduce geological risks (TSVSGR) Indonesia Surono (Surono), by having nine craters "fire mountain" declared the alarm first (lowest) degree. "We recommend to tourists and climbers to stay away from the crater (Ratu) of less than a mile," — he added.

Tangkuban Prau-height 2084 meters above sea level, located in the western part of the main Indonesian island of Java, with a population of

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Earthquake of magnitude 5.9 occurred in Fiji

An earthquake measuring 5.9 occurred this morning in the Fiji Islands, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

Hearth aftershocks recorded at 05:49 local time (00:49 MSK) at a depth of 13.4 kilometers, and the epicenter was located at 139 kilometers west of the city in 341 and Labasa kilompetre west Fijian capital Suva.

Information about the devastation the tsunami threat and no injuries were reported, according to ITAR-TASS.

Weather paralyzed traffic on the section of motorway M7

Wet snow and wind caused the deadlock in the 20-kilometer stretch of the federal highway M7 "Volga" by Vladimir.

On Friday night in the Vladimir region snow fell, accompanied by rain and strong winds and lower temperatures, up to 20 meters per second. Bad weather caused major congestion on the section of motorway M7 in Petushki area.

"Educated snow drifts on the part of the road, especially on the rise. Because of heavy trucks could not get up. In congested squeezed snow removal equipment," — said the source.

According to him, the management of the traffic police pulled off

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Earthquake of magnitude 6.6 occurred in the Solomon Islands

Tremors of magnitude 6.6 recorded on Monday in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of the Solomon Islands, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

The epicenter of the earthquake that struck at 00.09 UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, 03.09 MSK), was located 133 kilometers south-east of Honiara — the capital of the Solomon Islands. The earthquake lies at a depth of 30.8 kilometers.

No casualties or damage were reported. The threat of a tsunami is also not been reported.

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