The second day of strong earthquake occurred in the Pacific Ocean

Earthquake of magnitude 6.0, which became the second in the last day, there was in the Pacific Ocean near the Aleutian chain, told RIA Novosti the Kamchatka branch of the Geophysical Service RAS.

The epicenter of the seismic event in the 8.56 Kamchatka time (00.56 MSK), was located 400 kilometers east of the nearest Russian village — the village of Nikolskoye on Bering Island (Commander) at a depth of 43.2 kilometers under the seabed.

Five hours earlier in the same area seismic tremor registered a magnitude of 6.3.

In both cases, residents Kamchatka essential tremors are not felt. Victims or

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In one of the lakes Kyshtym killed fish and crayfish

Kyshtym, Chelyabinsk Region, April 21 (New Region, Alla Alexandrova) — In Kyshtym vacationers have sounded the alarm: in one of the lakes, located next to the garden community, there was a massive fish kills.

As the correspondent of "New Region", gardeners have taken out of the lake The dark water to scald with boiling water currants in order to protect against pests. When the water, put on fire, hot, there was a sickening smell. A lake shore were littered with dead fish — pike with caviar, white bream and rudd. In addition, the dead and the local crayfish —

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In Temirtau recorded epidemic of chickenpox

In Temirtau Karaganda region epidemic of chickenpox.

New cases of children with chickenpox doctors fix each day. On the agency reported BNews.kz Head surveillance management GSEN on Temirtau Gulsim Balapanova.

"In January 2011, we recorded a total of 114 cases of chickenpox, but this year there are more than 300. Ill mostly children from 2 to 7 years, most of whom attend kindergarten, "- said G.Balapanova.

"Chickenpox has a frequency of the disease, which is repeated every 1-2 years. That is, if this year we have growth, then the next we wait to reduce morbidity, "- she said.

According

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Shepherd brings up three tiger cubs abandoned by their tigress in Sochi

Swiss Shepherd became the foster mother for three newborn tiger, abandoned by a tiger at the zoo resort "October" in Sochi, RIA Novosti, Olga Zaslavsky director of the sanatorium.

She said that on Thursday, the pair of tigers — Bagheera five and 12-year-old Batyr — had three cubs, two males and one female. Tigress is not the first time refuses nurse kittens. Zoo staff were ready for such predatory behavior and began to look ahead receiving nurse among dogs.

"On Thursday night, came to us from Yeisk Swiss white shepherd Tully from the nursery. She immediately took cubs, and she

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Forest fire put out an area of 17 hectares in the Jewish Autonomous Region

Forest protection staff put out for the last day in the Far East, one natural fire that raged in the Jewish Autonomous Region, according to Department of Forestry in the Far Eastern Federal District.

"Over the past day in the Far East was registered one natural fire in the Jewish Autonomous Region. Specialists managed to eliminate it on the same day," — said the agency.

It is noted that the area affected by the fire was 17 acres.

"The fire has been involved two men, one unit of the forest fire equipment, one aircraft," — says the statement.

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Alternative energy is ahead of the pace of growth of traditional

The use of renewable energy in the world, despite the economic crisis continues to grow — the second consecutive year the U.S. and Europe are increasing power capacity more from alternative sources, the report of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP).

In Europe in 2009, 60% of new generating capacity was created by renewable sources. In the U.S., this figure exceeded 50%.

"Significant progress in the development of alternative energy sources, China has achieved. The level of public and private investment in this area has increased in 2009 by 53%. China overtook the United States to this index, taking first place

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5.4 magnitude earthquake destroyed 720 homes in China

Some 720 houses have been destroyed in the earthquake of magnitude 5.4, which occurred on Friday night in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in northwest China, Xinhua news agency reported, citing the local seismological service.

Despite the considerable damage, information about the victims and the victims have not yet been reported.

The earthquake lies at a depth of 20 kilometers. The epicenter of earthquake was in a mountainous region.

In Azerbaijan, there was an earthquake

In Bilasuvar region of Azerbaijan was an earthquake. The earthquake, the strength of which was 3.1 points, was at a depth of 40 km.

Tremors were not felt, says Azerbaijani news agency Trend.

Shantarsky national park islands can create in Khabarovsk

National Park "Shantarsky island" area of 460 hectares can be formed this year in Tuguro-Chumikansky district of the Khabarovsk Territory, reported Friday on the website of the regional government.

Shantarsky Islands — an archipelago in the Sea of Okhotsk, where nature is preserved almost intact. The islands inhabited by about 200 species of birds, bears, seals, many fish in Shantar can see whales.

"At present we are working on the formation of the national park" Shantarsky Island ", in 2012, had carried out a comprehensive environmental survey of the island, a positive conclusion of the state ecological expertise. All necessary

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A strong storm will begin in Moscow on Monday closer to midnight

A strong storm will begin in Moscow on Monday around midnight and will last the whole day, told RIA Novosti weather specialist center "Phobos."

"Snowfall is expected in Moscow closer to midnight. He will be strong — just may fall about 10-20 millimeters, or 30% of the monthly norm. However, it would not be as strong as last week. This snow will be accompanied by strong winds from due to form a blizzard, "- said the source.

He noted that on Tuesday, the snow will be replaced by rain and wet snow, ice formed on the roads.

"Rainfall stop closer

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