Martian spring was surprisingly warm, said planetary

REMS weather station on board the Mars rover Curiosity has found that the advancing Martian spring was surprisingly warm, said at a press conference in Madrid, representatives of the scientific team that controls the operation of this device.

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Curiosity rover landed on Mars on August 6, during the early Martian spring. The landing place — down Bradbury — in the southern hemisphere of the Red Planet, by 4.5 degrees south latitude.

"The average temperature was about 6 degrees Celsius in the daytime and minus 70 degrees Celsius at night. About half the daily temperature was above zero,"

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Shark jumped into the boat to American fishermen

Gray-blue shark weighing about 170 pounds jumped into the boat to the three Texas fishermen. The incident occurred a few days ago, when the Americans fished in the Gulf of Mexico, according to KTRK. A meeting with big fish people were not injured. According to one of the participants in fishing, Jason Kress, he and his companions were surprised and frightened appearance of a shark in the boat. He fell into the vessel, the fish began to clap and tail biting lying next to her subjects. Fishermen decided not to approach the shark to avoid bites.

Fish lay in the

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Seven people were killed in a tropical storm in northern Philippines

Victims of tropical storms in the northern Philippines were seven people, two others missing.

According to the summary of the National Council on disaster risk reduction (NSSRSB), tropical storm Helen (International Classification — Kai-Tak) passed through the central part of the northern Philippine island of Luzon.

Wave of refugees flooded rescue centers. Flooding in the Philippines

According to the news portal GMA News, 14 elements destroyed roads and eight bridges, more than 2.5 thousand people were forced to flee their homes. All from catastrophe, affecting over 20,000 people.

Meanwhile, according to published NSSRSB Thursday the latest data to

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15 women died from an unknown virus in Korea

Another pregnant woman died of pneumonia in South Korea. Reportedly, pneumonia was associated with an unidentified virus. Nearly 15 days earlier for the same reason the other died, local media reported on Thursday.

36 year old woman died early Thursday morning, about a month after admission to the intensive care unit of a large hospital in Seoul, according to the information center for Korean disaster management and prevention, information agency of Seoul.

She was admitted with symptoms of hypothermia, after she was diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis. Eight dead women who have been infected by a virus, were in the intensive

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Voracious moth destroys chestnuts

21.07.11.Edinstvennoe tree in Kramatorsk, yellowing and falling in the middle of the summer — the horse chestnut. Kramatorchan many this has not just surprised and shocked.

This phenomenon is repeated for the third year in a row. Some kramatorchane believe that the reason is the heat, while others believe that the blame for radiation, it is the consequences of Chernobyl.

However, according to experts, the main reason for drying chestnuts — the activity of chestnut leaf-mining moth.

With a significant defeat leaves mine eaten at the Chestnut Tree begins summer leaf fall. Trees with damaged leaves and, especially, chipped

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Connect to the satellite Telcom 3 restored

The other day received information that experts have managed to reconnect with the "Telcom 3" — a telecommunications spacecraft, which failed, as planned, to bring into orbit. The incident occurred due to an accident with a booster called "Proton-M".

The satellite was oriented to the sun. On board the scientists managed to maintain a fairly harmonious energy balance. We already know that solar panels of spacecraft opened. During the analysis of telemetry data were obtained that all of the functionality of this unit is operating normally.

But telecommunications apparatus is not in the correct orbit, so using it

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Rosselkhoznadzor revealed oil pollution Bryansk pond

The water in the pond in the Bryansk region, where in early June was recorded fish kills, contaminated with phenol and oil, according to the Rosselkhoznadzor for Bryansk and Smolensk regions.

"In sample" water pond "oil content and phenol exceeds the norm," — said in a statement Rosselkhoznadzor.

Death of fish, small animals and birds was recorded in the village Specific Uta Vygonichskogo district, Bryansk region two weeks ago. In addition, the hospital fell year-old girl who was poisoned strawberries collected in the vicinity of the village. Chairman of the Committee of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of the Bryansk

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The most powerful solar power plant in Russia built in Kislovodsk

The most powerful in the Russian Federation 50-megawatt solar power plant, the cost of energy which will be four times more expensive than conventional, built in Kislovodsk in 2015 to attract tourists to the region, said Thursday the Minister of Industry, Energy and Communications Stavropol Dmitry Samat.

CEO-initiated 'Sphinx-9 "Valery Korsakov explained that the investor is LLC" RusEnergoInvest "which highlights the project 5.5 billion.

In the Stavropol region currently operates a number of power plants with total capacity of over 4,000 megawatts, and problems with lack of electricity power in the region did not sound. At the same time, the

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In Kazakhstan, from an unknown illness dies cattle

Outbreak of an unknown disease in Kyzylorda oblasti.V Shagan village have fallen dozens of cows and sheep. Symptoms of the virus similar to rabies, but veterinarians have not confirmed this. Autumn never in Kazakhstan did not fix the disease. The region was a massive slaughter.

Residents of Kyzylorda region quickly get rid of cattle suddenly enraged. Just this week an unknown disease was detected in dozens of cows and sheep. Villagers in tears infected cattle slaughtered and calculate losses. For many cattle were the only source of income. To the aid of the district centers come veterinarians

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In South Carolina, the birds are dying for unknown reason

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. According to witnesses, 30 to 40 different species of birds suddenly fell from the sky on Sunday morning. They found Brandon Nelson — hotel security guard patrolling the building.

"The birds just fell, some of them chirped and squirmed for a few minutes before they died. I've never seen anything like it," Nelson said.

His mother was also staying at the hotel to visit her son during his shift. At this time, she said, one of the birds hit her in the shoulder and fell to the ground, reports wmbfnews.com

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