In the Kuban expected disaster

Forecasters predict today Abinskii, Absheron, Crimean, Seversky, Labinsk, Mostowski, Otradnensky and Tuapse district and the city of Sochi and the Hot Key wet snow and ice.

Emergencies Ministry warns of possible damage to communication and power lines, roofs of buildings and systems. Also may be difficult in all modes of transport.

Magnitude 5 earthquake occurred in the south of the Japanese archipelago, no tsunami threat

Magnitude 5 earthquake occurred today in the southern part of the Japanese archipelago. Information on casualties or damage were reported. According to the National Meteorological Administration, tsunami threat arose.

The epicenter of the earthquake was located in the Tokara Islands group, and focus lies at a depth of 30 km under the ocean floor. The strongest tremors were reported in towns and Amami Islands Akuseki, which are part of Kagoshima Prefecture.

The Japanese archipelago is located on the junction of four tectonic plates, each year there are up to 20 percent of the seating on the earth quake of

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Fatal to ash fungus found in six counties in Britain

Destroys ash trees fungus found in six counties of the UK, reported the British Ministry of Environment.

Sick pathogenic fungus chalara fraxinea trees begin to lose their leaves and die. The disease was first detected ash in eastern Europe in 1992, and for two decades has spread to most of the continent. The fungus has destroyed 90% of ash trees in Denmark. Cases have been confirmed infected trees in Norfolk, Suffolk, Kent and Essex.

According to the latest data, the disease fungus ash found in Sussex, Berkshire, Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Bedfordshire and Northumberland.

"The discovery of the disease in these counties

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Winter in pictures

Mor Dzenzik birds on the island in the Zaporozhye region of Ukraine

Earlier this week, in Berdyansk Front National Park Priazovsky started receiving alarming signals of mass death of birds.

September 13 specialists park with community services of the enterprise "Berdyansk Coast" went to the island to assess the situation.


Temperature anomaly in Russia hits record worldwide

The average temperature in Russia over the past ten years has doubled more than the rest of the globe, the head of Hydromet Alexander Frolov, speaking at a meeting of the expanded board office.

"Over the past ten years have been the highest recorded in the history of instrumental observations of surface air temperature anomaly," — said Frolov. According to him, this record was set for the territory of Russia and the whole world.

Moreover, if the entire planet temperature anomaly was 0.43 degrees, while in Russia its value reached 1.1 degrees Celsius.

According to Frolov, amid rising temperature anomaly

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In the Amur region, 80 km from Skovorodino magnitude earthquake to 4.3

November 22 in the Amur region in the 89.4 km north-east of the town of Skovorodino earthquake with a magnitude of 2,8-4,3. As REGNUM correspondent in the press service of the Far Eastern regional center of the Russian Emergencies Ministry, the earthquake registered at a depth of 15 km. This earthquake in settlements Amur region was not felt. Seismic event due to violations of energy and heat, movement disorders rail transport, operation of the oil pipeline ESPO-1 registered. Socially important objects, and Zeya hydroelectric Bureyskaya functioning normally.

A strong storm in the Bay of Bengal

On Friday, 17 June, after a storm in the Bay of Bengal were missing 33 fishing boats. A schooner is about 550 people.

On it informs RIA "Novosti" with reference to the press-secretary of the Eastern Command of Indian Mahesh Upasana. "The administration of West Bengal came to us for help. Aimed at finding fishermen patrol aircraft 'Dornier' and two ships. The operation was very difficult wind and low clouds, but we do not leave attempts to find people, "- said the spokesman.

Fishermen Association of India hopes that the missing sailors wait out bad weather on uninhabited islands in

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Plastic bags go up in price

The Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Environment and Water of Bulgaria took the decision to raise the cost of plastic bags disposable. Moreover, the increase would be quite noticeable. Now, one single-use plastic bag will cost between 0.5 and 1 BGN excluding tax on their production, which equals about 0,97-1,95 euros.

It is noteworthy that a reusable plastic bags are not subject to the so-called 'eco-tax', which applies to all manufacturers of plastic bags and packaging. As you would expect, such a decision aimed at greening the Bulgarian society and pollution plastic waste was met with hostility

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That rattles in the center of Voronezh?

April 6, about 11 hours of Voronezh were shocking strange explosions. Concerned readers called the office and asked to find out what was going on.

At intervals of 5 seconds, something rattles in the center of the city. The houses are shaking the glass, the car in the yard alarm is triggered. The sound of explosions heard in the village even Shilov.

As we found out reporters "E!" Today at the site "Pogonovo", which is located 30 kilometers from Voronezh, resumed work on the destruction of ammunition with expired shelf life.

An explosion at this site "Mine!" Wrote more than

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