A series of weak shocks in Armenia can be a precursor to a large earthquake — expert

According to the director of the Institute of Geophysics and Engineering Seismology, National Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences Sevada Hovhannisyan, the world level of seismic hazard has increased, but this is not evidence that the danger has now reached the highest point.

"Worldwide, the number of earthquakes has increased. It is difficult to answer the question, What is the reason. Some people think that once a millennium earthquake become stronger. At 1000-1200-ые years. Powerful earthquake. Adding the 1000 years , it is clear that the activity of earthquakes caused by this cycle, "- said geophysicist, speaking

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In the Kuzbass looking for the cause tremors. Video

On the eve of a regional government began to receive calls from residents Belova Guryev, Leninsk-Kuznetsk and Polysayevo of oscillations of the earth's crust. According to preliminary data, the epicenter of the event was in the area of the section "Bachatskij." Propulsion reached three point six tenths of points. Danger to the population they represent.

During the preliminary investigation, conducted on behalf of Aman Tuleyev, it became clear that the seismic stations recorded in Belovsky's industrial explosion. However, according to miners, industrial explosions at the time was not made. Aman Tuleyev demanded a special

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The reactor at the plant in France stopped due to technical failure

The reactor at the plant "Kattenom" in the north-east of France was automatically stopped on Friday night due to minor technical problems, said on Friday the country's largest power company Electricite de France (EDF).

"On Friday, February 10 at 02.45 (05.45 MSK) reactor No. 2 was automatically stopped due to a technical failure of the alternator (non-nuclear part of the plant equipment, which allows you to convert the mechanical energy of the turbine into electricity)," — said the EDF.

EDF experts studying failure and explain the reasons for failure. "This event does not have any impact on plant safety, the

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Overturned trucks and tore roofs: the impact of the storm on the Kuban

A powerful storm in the Kuban led to traffic jams and numerous buildings damaged in several villages in the region.

Wind gusts in Gelendzhik, Anapa and Novorossiysk on Tuesday 7 February reached 45 meters per second. Storm warning was announced in six coastal districts of the Krasnodar Territory. The city port all vessels for safety were quickly withdrawn in the open sea. On expressways gusts were overturned dozens of cars and trucks.

In Novorossiysk and Anapa without power because of the weather were about 17 thousand people. According to the local emergency department in restoration work to repair power lines

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Quarantine introduced in Zelenograd after finding rabid fox

Rabid fox was found in Zelenograd district of Moscow in late January, in Silino quarantine and adopted a set of measures to contain and eliminate the source of rabies, said on Friday portal Veterinary Committee of the capital.

In late December 2011, the Chief Medical Officer of Moscow Nikolai Filatov ordered to strengthen measures for preventing rabies in Moscow in connection with the unfavorable epizootic situation in the Moscow region. The committee veterinary rabies in 2006-2010 were found in 98 animals, including 24 in Moscow animals (dogs -15, cats — nine). In 2011, the territory of the city was brought

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Victims of snowfall in Japan over the past week was 51 people

More than 50 people have been killed during the past week as a result of prolonged snowfall that hit the northern and central parts of Japan, Kyodo news agency reported.

According to data received from the representatives of the Agency Kyodo fire safety and control in emergencies, the majority of the dead, of which as of Tuesday was 51 people — the elderly, aged about 65 years old and older.

We also learned that 42 people died in a fall from the roof of their houses while trying to clear the snow from the roof of the building.

The number

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5.6-magnitude earthquake occurred in western Indonesia

Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 occurred on Wednesday at the south-west coast of the Indonesian island of Sumatra, no tsunami threat, RIA Novosti reported at the National Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics (NUMKG) of Indonesia.

Quake epicenter was located 30 kilometers south-west of the city Benkulu (capital of the province of the same name), and the focus lies at a depth of 29 kilometers in the Indian Ocean.

No casualties or damage were reported.

In Indonesia is the world's most earthquake. In 2004, at the north-western coast of Sumatra, there was the strongest in 40 years the world's earthquakes. Consequent tsunami claimed

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Eastern Europe freezes

Cold snap came to Eastern Europe. In Poland, Romania and Bulgaria 20 degrees of frost. In just a day there killed at least 20 people. In some areas, introduced a state of emergency.

Meanwhile, emergency services of Britain and France eliminate the consequences of a heavy snowfall. Orange, the penultimate level of risk introduced in more than 20 French departments. In the south, only 40 kilometers from Nice — half-meter drifts.

Local residents say they have not seen this for years. Roads snow drifts and icy conditions. Until the weather improves, drivers urged to give up traveling.

In Romania, the

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Avtoregistrator — saving stick in the growing metropolis fleet

Now every day is rapidly increasing the number of cars on the roads of the country. And there is no crisis or a difficult financial situation of many people does not stop spending money on a dream, which is a private vehicle. Growth of the auto flow invariably leads to an increase in the number of accidents on the roads. This increases the morbidity and mortality. Number of trials on various accidents also increases exponentially. To come to the aid can only install Window Washer in each car, as soon as they can, not only to clean up and unload

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Where to buy a house in London?

Where to buy a house in London?

London is the business capital of Europe, a desirable city for fruitful and active life. Therefore, more and more Russians are moving to live in the capital of England, together with their families. With this many at once faced with the choice of the priority area for the purchase of real estate.

London, our man is traditionally associated with the Parliament, Buckingham Palace, Big Ben and the store "Harods." This is the center, and here, as many believe, is the most prestigious and comfortable property. But, just arrived in the British capital,

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