Levels of cesium-137 in the Bryansk mushrooms exceeds the norm by hundreds of times

The content of cesium-137 in the forest mushrooms and berries collected in the population most affected by the accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant south-western areas of the Bryansk region exceeds the normal values in the tens and hundreds of times, according to Rospotrebnadzor Bryansk region. Unfavorable conclusions were drawn from the results of radiation-hygienic monitoring, carried out by specialists of state "of the Center for Hygiene and Epidemiology in the Bryansk region." In 2010, they examined more than 5,1 thousand samples of local food products (honey, milk, meat from family farms, fish, wild game, wild mushrooms and berries),

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Spiders have caused reviews 65,000 Mazda6 sedans in North America

Japanese carmaker Mazda Motor Corporation has decided to withdraw in North America 65,000 Mazda6 sedans after finding spiders in the air tank valves, which can be dangerous when operating a vehicle, according to Agence France Presse. Zheltosumye spiders for some unclear reasons, set up their nests in cars of this model, equipped with a four-cylinder engine. Cobweb arthropods can lead to clogged fuel tank ventilation system, a fuel leak and fire, according to experts.

Subject to recall 52,000 sedans 2008-2010 model years in the United States and the remaining 15 million vehicles recalled to Canada and Mexico. A small number

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Storm warning announced in Chukotka due to snow storm

Rescuers on Thursday announced the Chukotka region storm warning in connection with the approach of the cyclone, accompanied by strong winds and blowing snow, said the spokesperson GUMCHS Russia's Chukotka Autonomous Lyudmila Basov.

"According Chukotgidromettsentra, December 20-21, in the east coast of the Chukchi and Bering seas expected strong snowstorm with visibility reduced to 500 meters or less in the amplification of the east southeast wind gusts of up to 30-35 meters per second. Anadyr region wind speed may reach 18-23 meters per second, with gusts up to 30 meters per second, "- said Basov.

According to the forecast,

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Rosatom is hiding nuclear threat

"Interlocutor" was able to get acquainted with yet unpublished results of monitoring training Rosatom to build new reactors.

Last week, prosecutors Leningrad region has denied information that the construction site of the Leningrad NPP-2 (or, as it is called, NPP-2) operate illegal migrant workers:

"The protected area of the site they are not and can not be due to the special procedure of admission."

The press-service engineering company "SPbAEP" adding that all the work carried out at the Leningrad NPP-2, are conducted strictly under licenses issued by including the FSB. Still, the city and the pine forest covered, and surrounding

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Forty-degree temperatures down to the end of the week will remain in the Krasnoyarsk Territory

Abnormally cold weather will last until the end of the week in the central and southern parts of the Krasnoyarsk Territory, the place the night temperature drops to minus 42 degrees at night, is expected to minus 35 degrees, told RIA Novosti on Wednesday an official representative of the regional central board MOE Alexander Yakimov.

"According to forecasters, from 13 to 18 December and the central and southern regions are expected abnormally cold weather: air temperature minus 30-35 degrees at night, sometimes up to minus 42 in the afternoon — minus 25 or minus 30 degrees in some places up

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Environmentalists have forced Japan to give up killing whales

Japan announced today the decision to opt out of this winter from whaling in Antarctic waters because of threats from radical environmental organization "Sea Shepherd". In this situation, there is no way to ensure the safety of seafarers and fishermen, said at a press conference in Tokyo, the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of the country Mitihiko Kano.

Earlier, activists of the "Sea Shepherd" repeatedly attacked by the Japanese whalers, throwing smoke bombs. Radical environmentalists are trying to block the ropes as propellers. Some time ago between the schooner "Sea Shepherd" and the Japanese whaling ship even took place

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In Germany, the environmentalists stopped atomic caravan

A group of activists "Greenpeace" handcuffed themselves and chains to the railway tracks near Karlsruhe in southern Germany, stopping the movement of the first in this year's "atomic caravan" — a train of radioactive waste. Currently, the railroad track are about ten people. Before chained themselves activists environmental organization secured the rails metal bars, which also makes the trains in this area impossible. The police have a loss to answer, as soon as rail traffic resumes. Parsing makeshift barricades and liberation activists "Greenpeace" will take, according to preliminary estimates, the number of hours. Cops promise "not to show undue

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In the world of the unknown reasons bees are dying, it can lead to the destruction of humanity

The disappearance of bees from our planet could increase already started a food crisis. This prevents the agricultural bank Rabobank. According to the scientist, Albert Einstein, if bees die out, then four years after that, and people will die, like the British newspaper The Daily Telegraph. Perhaps Einstein exaggerating — rye, wheat and rice are pollinated by the wind. But, nevertheless, on pollination by insects grow crops that provide a third of the total food supply of mankind, experts estimate. While 80-90% of the pollination is done by bees butterflies and moths can not handle large areas.

These crops provide

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Kama washes Permian village

Residents dying villages authorities say their salvation no money.

In the Perm region three regional center — the part of spruce and Wasp — may soon go under the water.

Each year the river Kama, Votkinsk reservoir erode up to six meters offshore. Some villages have water sloshing around the fences. Previously, the responsibility for shore protection was given to the regional budget and shore somehow strengthened. After making changes to the Water Code of Russia these powers were transferred to the federal government that money to strengthen the coast does not evolve.

— Here, look, the river has come

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An earthquake measuring 4.8 occurred in Hungary

The strongest since 1985, an earthquake of magnitude 4.8 occurred on Saturday in western Hungary, tremors were felt in the capital Budapest, reports the Associated Press, citing the Ministry of Emergency Situations.

No casualties and no injuries were reported.

Some buildings suffered minor damage, such as cracks, fallen plaster.

The authorities intend to expose the special audit bridges and tunnels to ensure their safety.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey website, the epicenter of which occurred in 18.41 local time (20.41 MSK) the earthquake was located 55 kilometers west of Budapest. Push occurred at a depth of 8.3 kilometers. Geological

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