Dozens dead after an hour of rain in China

In the mountainous north-west part of China due to heavy rains and Gradova "attack", which lasted only one hour from five to six in the evening May 12, 2012, killing 37 people on the list of missing numbers 19 people. Another 40 people were hospitalized. The worst affected district is Minsyan Gansu Province, with a total number of victims is 358 thousand people, many of the regional roads destination is not functioning, destroyed hundreds of homes, hospitals and schools, destroyed more than 7,000 hectares of crops.

A local resident holds a handful of heavy hail.

A resident of

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Epidemic of rabies among rabbits are trying to prevent in Bangkok

Sanitary Service of Thailand started operation on Sunday to identify domestic rabbits infected with rabies, said on Sunday in Bangkok Deputy Mayor for Health and Social Affairs, Dr. Malini Sukvetvorakit, whose words are quoted Thai electronic media.

Late last week, in one of the peripheral areas of Bangkok incident: domestic rabbit, purchased last year at a Sunday market and Chatuchak was in the family for over a year, has been infected with rabies. Rabbit attack on family and biting their legs. All injections were bitten by rabies vaccine, and the rabbit was sent to a veterinary hospital, where he died

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5.9 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of East Timor

Earthquake of magnitude 5.9 occurred on Wednesday in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of East Timor, according to "RIA Novosti"

According to seismologists, the epicenter of the earthquake was located 385 kilometers north-east of the capital of this island nation of Dili. Hearth tremors occur at depths 148 kilometers.

No casualties, destruction and the threat of a tsunami is not reported.

Farmer in Primorye is reimbursed for the neighborhood with the leopard

Environmentalists Primorye first began to pay monthly compensation to the owner reindeer farm near which inhabits the Amur leopard, periodically attack cattle, told RIA Novosti on Wednesday, representatives from environmental fund "Phoenix".

"The female leopard Sophie lives in the vicinity of one of Olennikov in the Khasan district for over a year. Deer farm owner has permanent damage, as it occasionally attacks on livestock, and now she had the offspring, which will also need to get food," — said.

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Plastic garbage poisoned 90% of sea birds in North America

Scientists have found plastic debris in the stomachs of 90% of seabird carcasses were found on the east coast of North America, according to a press release from the Canadian University of British Columbia.

A team of scientists from the U.S. and Canada are trying to identify the influence of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch (by some estimates there floats up to 100 million tons of garbage) on the North American coastal waters and, after examining the stomach contents of dead sea birds, found a significant increase in the level of pollution of the waters of plastic compared to previous

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Typhoon Sunbeam become second supertyphoon this season

Typhoon "Sunbeam", which arose on September 10 in the Philippines, is rapidly gaining strength and may soon become a supertyphoon — the second this season poslesupertayfuna "Bolaven", it is possible that it may affect the Russian Far East, according to the Russian Hydrometeorological Center.

Typhoon "Sunbeam" became the 16th typhoon of the season in the northwest Pacific Ocean. According to the center of tracking and forecasting of typhoons in Tokyo, at 10.00 MSK 13 September the maximum wind speed at its center was 50 meters per second, with gusts up to 70 meters in a second. "Sunbeam" is already on

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U.S. stormy

7.3.11 According to the Meteorological Service of the United States, currently projected emergence of devastating tornadoes in the U.S..

Storm "Arlene" was the first in the region since the beginning of the year. The hurricane season has just begun and, according to experts, will be no less active than last year. In the Atlantic, as expected, has arisen to 18 tropical storms.

The Iran-Iraq border was a strong earthquake

On Thursday, the Iran-Iraq border earthquake with magnitude 5.5. The epicenter of earthquake was registered at the border with Iraq, the Iranian province of Ilam, 80 kilometers from the city of Dezful. The earthquake lies at a depth of 10 kilometers.

As a result of the disaster eight people were injured, was destroyed many houses. In the area affected by the earthquake, panic, people ran out of their homes for fear of aftershocks, Vesti.

In areas affected by the earthquake, sent rescue teams. Local authorities ordered to dispatch food aid and deploy on-site tent city.

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Rybinspektory on the Volga refuse to work with DVR

Pilot equipment rybinspektorov DVRs on the Volga has voluntarily dismissed 22 people, told the head of Federal Agency for Fishery Andrey deadline.

According to him, in the Volga-Caspian territorial administration Rosrybolovstva conducted a pilot project to ensure that all rybinspektorov DVRs, and cars and boats — sensors GPS and GLONASS.

"Interestingly, 22 inspectors wrote a statement on their own, have left", — stated deadline.

According to him, DVRs record all communication with fishermen rybinspektora, greatly reducing the possibility of corruption, as the data is immediately transferred to the territorial department. This eliminates the possibility to solve the "problem" in place

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Space Lightning chosen Siberia

Unique physical phenomenon discovered in space Russian microsatellite "Tatiana". It is about an unknown science radiation in Earth's upper atmosphere, which can not be seen with the naked eye. Glow like a giant zipper, beating up.

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