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Florida: The death of fish Neypls Beach

Many dying fish, beating along the beach Naples, is the second fish kill in Collier County last week (Naples — a city located in Collier County (Florida, USA) — annotated. Translator).

"It seemed very surreal," — said Roger Jacobsen, the owner of the harbor city Naples.

During the cleaning of the Third Avenue South to Seventh Avenue has raised more than 200 dead sea creatures, from starfish to Snook (snook something of our perch — annotated. Translator), While more recently, many of them were swimming in shoals of tea-colored water at a depth of 10-15 feet, occasionally appearing at the

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In China, there was an earthquake, there are victims

5.8 magnitude earthquake occurred on Thursday in China's Yunnan province in the southwest of the country, there are victims, Xinhua news agency reported, citing local authorities. In turn, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reported that the earthquake was a magnitude of 5.4. According to the agency, the tremors have been recorded in 12.58 local time (07.58 MSK). The earthquake lies at a depth of ten kilometers. According to local authorities, resulting in disaster houses were destroyed, in addition, eyewitnesses claim that the building partially collapsed supermarket. The number of dead and injured is specified. In early February, the county Intszyan

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Passenger traffic ceased in three districts of Novosibirsk region

Domestic passenger traffic is completely stopped due to abnormal cold in the three districts of Novosibirsk region, in 16 districts of the movement partially suspended, according to regional government, referring to the regional Ministry of Transport.

Earlier, the representative of the Novosibirsk bus station told RIA Novosti on Friday evening due to heavy frost completely stop intercity bus passengers.

"Because of the extremely low temperatures of minus 42 to minus 47 gradusovprekrascheny transport Karasuk, Kupinsky and northern regions of the Novosibirsk region. Partially suspended movement in 16 districts of the region, where the temperature was at a critical level of

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Scientists are trying to find out why the Sayano-Shushenskoye reserve dying fir

Scientists State Biosphere Reserve "Sayano-Shushenskaya" in Krasnoyarsk explain the reasons for the death of fir on the area of about 100 hectares, according to the association reserves and national parks in the Altai-Sayan Ecoregion.

In recent days, the inspectors of the Department of Sayano-Shushenskaya Reserve take measures for the forestry arrangement conservation area — are engaged in cleaning of trails, construction and maintenance of transitional huts (called winter camps).

"In addition to work on the improvement inspectors conduct observations, noting the animal encounters and various events that could have implications for future activities in the field of science and conservation.

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Amazon lowland withers

The year 2010 was abnormally hot, not only for the European part of Russia, or, as shown by recent studies, such as Greenland. A group of researchers from Brazil and the UK, led by Dr. Simon Lewis (Simon L. Lewis) from the University of Leeds found that the summer of 2010 was the driest in the last 100 years for the Amazon forest. Event of global scale as the authors note, the implications of this major drought should feel the entire planet. The fact that the forests of the valley of Amazon — the world's largest absorber of carbon dioxide.

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France: Record rainfall and flooding in Nancy

Heavy rains in eastern France last night led to flooding in the city of Nancy, whose mayor has demanded the government to declare the region a disaster. Flooding in Nancy serious material damage, accident without its casualties.

Last night in Nancy dropped record rainfall — 103 mm in just 4 hours (almost monthly average for the region). At night, 200 local firefighters received more than 800 calls and conducted dozens of evacuations of flood victims. In some places, the water level in the reservoirs up to 2 meters — said AFP. Nancy morning fire truck collided with a city bus:

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In Chicago, the snow fell after the heat

This year it was the heat in Chicago earlier than usual. As soon as people have time to feel the spring, the weather suddenly changed — the snow fell, according METEOPROG.

In the first half of April, visited the Chicago heat. The official weather station at O'Hare International Airport said 28 degrees in the shade, and in the center of the city — 30 degrees Celsius.

However, residents of Chicago not long enjoyed a warm spring day, after 10 days the weather changed dramatically.

April 19 the temperature dropped to 0 degrees and snow began

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Runoff from sulfuric acid threaten Yekaterinburg

Life is like on Mars — waste water containing sulfuric acid threaten to reach Ekaterinburg. Where did they come from?

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NASA has calculated the speed with which the Arctic ice cap melts

Scientists have found that Arctic perennial sea ice melting faster than annuals, not having time to grow ever shorter season of ice formation, the website of NASA Earth Observatory.

"Arctic ice is getting thinner, because it is rapidly losing its long-standing component of … The thickest part of the Arctic ice cap is melting faster than first-year ice at the edges," — said the study's author, a member of NASA's Joey Comiso (Joey Comiso), quoted at message.

Scientists compared the rate of melting of ice ages sites from 1980 to the present time, based on data from NASA satellites, "Nimbus-7"

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Heavy rains have damaged villages in western Georgia

TBILISI, July 11 — News-Georgia, Eka Javakheti. In Zugdidi (Samegrelo region, Western Georgia) as a result of heavy rain in the village Dzhihaskari Tarchen river burst its banks and flooded the house and grounds.

According to the correspondent. "Georgia News" on Monday the head of the municipality of Zugdidi district Alexander Kobalia, the flooding was so severe that it would be swept over large livestock. In the area of damaged roads and bridges.

According Kobalia, now a special commission is examining the damage area elements.

"The flood severely affected families 7.8, which local authorities would help. Municipalities will get acquainted

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