Southern Hemisphere sky cover weird cosmic radiation hotspots

Cosmic rays crashing into the Earth over the South Pole appear to come from any specific places, rather than being evenly distributed over the entire sky. Similar to the "hot spots" of cosmic rays also were seen in the sky of the northern hemisphere, but we do not know the source, close enough to be able to generate this pattern.

"We do not know what it is, and where," says Stefan Westerhoff of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

To create the most impressive card receipts directions of cosmic rays in the sky south Westerhoff and his colleagues use the one at

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Georgia. The consequences of floods

Natural fire destroyed eight thousand hectares of forest in north-western Spain

Wildfires raging on Sunday near the village in the province of Leon Kastrokontrigo, destroyed 8,000 hectares of forest, said Tuesday the chairman of the local authorities Juan Vicente Herrera (Juan Vicente Herrera).

Assigned to the second degree of fire hazard. In the struggle to put out the fire is attended by over 800 firefighters and involved 20 seaplanes and helicopters. From the area were evacuated hundreds of people. Struggle with the elements interfere with the intense heat and wind. According to police, the cause of fire was careless use of fire.

"The current forest fire was the largest in the

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Useful and harmful products

We are what we eat. This expression for many years, but it never ceases to amaze, when every day is confirmed. And indeed our health and usefulness depends on what we eat.

At the same time, to preserve his health, you need to eat healthy foods. Unfortunately, at this time delicious food does not mean that it is useful. There is a lot of flavor enhancers that make our food tasty. However, over time we have the weight and unwanted animals.

Weight comes from the huge amount of carbohydrates. The fact that you can not eat fatty foods, it is

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Global warming has brought back to life the most northern lake Earth

Kaffeklubben lake, located off the coast of Greenland, came to life again and became home to microscopic algae. This type of algae called diatom disappeared from the northernmost freshwater lake in the world more than two thousand years ago. But now, thanks to warming water microalgae newly seeded Kaffeklubbena.

The lake was formed in about 3.5 thousand years ago, when the retreating glacier formed a relief plain coast of Greenland. With the advent of a new period of cooling diatom population gradually reduced until it completely disappeared from the lake 2400 years ago. Before 1920. Kaffeklubben was completely ice-bound,

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In Peru, the presentation of the Amazon rain forest as the 7th wonder of the world

The official presentation of the Amazon rain forest as "the seventh wonder of the world" was held on Monday evening in the north-eastern Peru, reported the Peruvian radio RPP.

The celebration began near the place where the Amazon begins — at river crossings and Itay Nanay. In the pageant of the Amazon jungle, was attended by about 30,000 members of local tribes, educational centers, students, amateur and professional artists. The event was attended by President Ollanta Humala and his wife, as well as ministers of the environment, culture, trade and tourism of the South American country.

Later, President of

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In Blagoveshchensk tornado killed and maimed people 31/07/2011

A powerful tornado struck Blagoveshchensk. Affected by the raging elements to call the doctor, a man died of his injuries.

Blagoveshchensk to hit a powerful tornado. Disaster victims was a man, 14 injured. When did the hurricane, three citizens went to the balcony restaurants, one of them later died of his injuries.

Another victim was in a regional hospital after he fell on a metal roof, ripped off by the vortex flow. The list can be extended with the victims, people continue to seek medical attention.

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Abnormal temperature of the Earth in 200 years of records

Researcher at the University of Berkeley in graphic way to present the dynamics of abnormal temperature of the surface layer of the atmosphere of the planet. In order to get the video data were used 1.6 billion teperaturnyh change out 15 different archives for the 200-year period of time. The video clearly shows that our planet is "warming up".

Scientists have found hazardous pesticides in the tissues of whales in Solovki

Scientists identified in tissues of the beluga whale, living in the White Sea, the high content of hazardous pesticides that are widely used in India and China, told RIA Novosti the head of the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) Ludmila Danilova.

"As part of our (IFAW) project on the White Sea beluga team of researchers of the Institute of Oceanology, Russian Academy of Sciences has taken tissue samples in beluga (biopsy in live animals and a separate sample was taken from the corpse of a beached whale.) After laboratory tests revealed abnormally high levels in tissues of persistent organic

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Unknown cut down forest to 13 million rubles near Irkutsk

Unknown cut down forest to 13 million in Nizhneilimskiy district of Irkutsk region, the Interior Ministry reported on its website on Tuesday.

The trees were cut down in two quarters' ilimskogo cottages "Zheleznogorsk forestry.

"Police seized from the scene 700 cubic meters of timber, two tractors and eight chainsaws," — said in a release.

According to authorities, the identity of an attacker pre-installed. The police carried out an operation to arrest them.

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