Due to rain in Minsk podtopilo several streets

The evening of 20 May because of rain in Minsk were flooded several streets. The most difficult situation was at the crossroads of Orel and Timiryazev. Here the traffic due to the strong flow of water, which could not handle the storm water drain, was stopped for about 40 minutes.

Time was also discontinued the traffic at the intersection of Prospect Street and winners Ignatenko, about 20 minutes, make BelTA.

To restore the traffic on these two areas needed special care units for pumping water MOE.

According to the MOE, the movement was also hindered by a number of

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Black ice mercilessly hurt the inhabitants of Kiev

Beware, sleet! More than five hundred people in Kiev for the past two days turned into tramvpunktiv with sprains, strains and fractures.

As reported podrobnosti.ua, doctors say that such a number of injured people on slippery roads for a quarter more than usual. The victims are mostly icy pensioners.

Doctors advise on the street to keep your hands in your pockets, wear comfortable shoes and be sure to keep on the stairs to the handrails. And if you have already fallen — not to delay and promptly contact the trauma center or call an ambulance.


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Russian scientists have been able to resurrect the plant 30 thousand years old

The group of Russian scientists from the Institute of Physical and Biological Problems in Soil Science in Pushchino been thawed and germinate seeds of the plant, which is more than thirty thousand years lay under 38 feet of permafrost.

Frozen plant and animal remains — is the most interesting material for research, provides the most complete information about the life on the planet in the past era. The body parts of ancient animals, pieces of plants can learn a lot more than any of the fossils, and surviving fragments of DNA they give hope for the resurrection of ancient fauna

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Mobile phones will monitor air pollution

It is known that pollution is a major cause of the increasing number of diseases — asthma, allergies, etc. Today, many large companies are increasingly focusing on the theme of ecology. As part of these initiatives was the founder of Intel Labs project West Oakland Environmental Indicators Project, which will supply high-tech in the service environment

As part of the project, the "mobile monitoring station for air", which takes samples of air samples and evaluates the degree of pollution.

And as a "wrapper" for such sensors are mobile phones.

Acts more as follows: at the user embedded sensor analyzes the

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In Chehiii leaked from the reactor Dukovany

Leaders of the Czech nuclear power plant Dukovany stated the need to stop the work of the fourth unit.

Press Secretary of NPP Perth Spilka said Friday that "The fault vent pipe reactor containment was discovered on Thursday during test readings. How long does the repair, it will become clear after a detailed study of breakage. Situation is under control and is not dangerous" .

Israeli media reported that a faulty distribution of radioactive liquids should happen, but it was small.

Second unit plant also supplies power temporarily. He was scheduled to shut down last week to replace the spent

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In Greece, the frost

In Greece came real winter. Since the beginning of the week in some parts of the country there are freezing. In particular — in the capital, where the temperature in winter is rarely drops below zero. This weather has forced city officials to remember the homeless who used to sleep in the open, without fear of the cold.

Now in Athens 1. In some places you can even see the snow falling.

Employees of the organization to help the homeless out on the streets of the capital, to distribute blankets and vagrants sleeping bags. They also inform

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Residents are concerned about the massive loss of Barnaul pigeons

Barnaul bloggers actively discussing urban mass death of birds. LJ user nick den_lenin August 24 posted a message: "Fellow citizens, what's happening? Some kind uncle dead scattered around the city pigeons, or what? Or what? Eased them? Wherever you spit — lying or bird, or goner, through time breathing ". Dead pigeons seen in a small grove at Pavlovsk tract at the intersection of Shukshin Isakov, carcasses are found in the yards of homes. Motorists say that live specimens of low-level behavior, "Even in the yard where the car could barely crawl, they have to honk."

Persecution, sickness or

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Volcano threatens Lyayma Chileans

Earthquake in Chile — 6.0

In northern Chile earthquake with magnitude 6.0, information on casualties or damage were reported.

As reported by the Institute of Geophysics of the University of Chile, the epicenter of the earthquake was 60 km from the town of Taltal in 1000 and 400 km north of the capital Santiago. Its center lies at a depth of 47 km.

Fluctuations in the Earth's crust were felt in several settlements, whose residents as a precaution for a time from their homes, according to ITAR-TASS.

Chile is still recovering from the effects of the most powerful 8.8-magnitude earthquake that shook the country on

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Otradnyj city of Samara region was flooded due to heavy rains

Samara region, like the city Otradny, the second week is filled dozhdivye abundant rainfall. Today, because of heavy rain flooded streets and sidewalks. In the streets of "flow rivers of water." People can not cross the road. Basically, all the water collects at the corners, one of the problem intersections — a crossroads of street. Soviet Ave. Drillers.

The road to the crossroads, just not possible to go. Because at this intersection has accumulated a lot of water, road conditions worsened. car owners have deaf cars, because the water gets into the car

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