Manufacturer of environmentally friendly plastic has become the best Novosibirsk startup

The best projects of the first investment forum Startup Bazaar, which was held at the Technopark of Novosibirsk Akademgorodok, began development in the field of ecology and engineering.

The forum, which was held on 13 and 14 April was attended by more than 20 projects in the areas of instrumentation, IT, biotechnology and nanotechnology that are willing to invest, said in Technopark. With projects visited by more than 30 investors and experts, industrialists and businessmen who are willing to financially support the advanced development.

The first prize went to the project "Biodegradable plastics from renewable natural raw material" from

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Greening of the Arctic

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March 14, 2013. Over the past three decades, the temperature in the Arctic has been growing faster than anywhere else on the planet. Because of this growing in the Far North period began to rise, leading to significant changes in the vegetation in tundra and boreal zones, also known as the taiga.

For decades, NASA and NOAA satellites continuously monitor vegetation from space. It uses tools MODIS and AVHRR for measuring the intensity of the visible and infrared spectrum reflected

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The project is a major transport hub Southern hub

The purpose of the project — to create a suburb of Rostov-on-Don, a major transport hub which will be the focal point of the international airport — "Southern hub."

Funding for the state of the airport project from the federal and regional budgets to begin in 2011.

Location — area «Grushevskaya" (Aksai district of Rostov region). Airport Class I; airfield Class "A";

Project implementation period — 2011 — 2015 years. Planned capacity of the airport — 8 million passengers and 70 million tons of cargo; two runways; efficient logistics, proximity kosnovnym land transport routes, logistics

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France: drought forces farmers to boost wheat harvest

Drought

25.05.11.Po to the Ministry of Agriculture of France, under the negative influence of drought are already 42 provinces (nine provinces in the week). Given the situation, the local authorities have allowed individual farmers to start harvesting campaign of grains ahead of schedule (June 15).

The analysts expect lower wheat yields in France in 2011 by 11.5%, and most experts predict the skeptical total gathering culture in the country in the period of less than 31.5 million tons — The lowest mark since the 2007 drought g (30.6 million tons).

It should be noted that traditionally wheat harvesting campaign in

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The accident at Chernobyl. Video

Factors

Recently had its world premiere international film project "Radioactive Wolves of Chernobyl", the shooting of which were carried out in the wild Belarusian Polesye radiation-ecological reserve — in an area where heavy contamination with radionuclides due to human access is denied.

According to well-known Belarusian filmmaker animal painter Igor Byshneva which, together with experts three major TV channels in Austria, Germany and the U.S. and a half years endured the hardships of the field work in the "zone", in more extreme conditions to make a film he had ever. However, the almost hour-length film has surpassed all

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Products Altai actively exported out of the country

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During the first 9 months of 2011 brought Altay 108.5 thousand tons of agricultural products, including 76.3 thousand tons of flour and 32.2 thousand tons of cereals. This is a good result, considering that in 2009, for the entire period it was shipped 109 thousand tons, in 2010 — 120 thousand tons.

Changing the direction of the development of foreign relations. Because of the geographical location of the traditional markets are the Middle and Central Asia — Afghanistan, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan. Recently, interest in the Altai flour begin to show foreign countries. Altai products

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The continued growth of the export suspension systems in Q3 2011!

Within 11 months Aftermarket an increase in exports of suspension systems and parts thereof (HS code 8708808002). Sales of foreign partners of the product in Q3 2011 has passed for $ 3 million, exceeding by almost 2 times the result of the same period last year. The number of participants from the Russian side was 103 company. The leader of the procurement has once again become a lover of Russian auto parts — Ukraine, which took 71.7% of the Russian suspension systems of their total exports. Want to know what auto sales are rising, please contact us VVS.

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Geologists predict the imminent eruption of a volcano in the sea off Oregon

Forecast

MOSCOW, June 10 — RIA Novosti. Underwater volcano on the sea-axial ridge of Juan de Fuca Ridge off the coast of North Oregon to begin a new eruption in 2018, say geologists, accurately predicted the recent eruption of the volcano in 2011.

Volcanic eruptions pose a great threat to human civilization and life in general. The explosive eruption of the so-called supervolcanoes could cause the disappearance of entire countries. In recent years, scientists have made significant progress in predicting awakening volcanoes.

Underwater Hell

Thus, a group of geologists led by William Chadwick (William Chadwick) from Oregon State University in

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Sales of foreign cars in Russia have surpassed the record in 2008

In April, Russia has sold 266 000 267 passenger cars and light commercial vehicles, up 14 percent from a year earlier, according to the report Association of European Businesses (AEB).

In the first four months, the number of sold cars rose 18 percent — up to 880 thousand 540 pieces. Moreover, if subtract from this production of "AvtoVAZ", "gas" and "UAZ", you get that from January to April in the country bought 679 thousand 444 foreign cars. This is about 3.7 percent more than in the same period a record for the Russian car industry in 2008.

In the past

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For the Southern Ontario tornado swept through. Video

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22.08.11.Silny, almost a hurricane, accompanied by showers and thunderstorms, made a lot of trouble in the town of Goderich in Southern Ontario, on Lake Huron.

In the center of the city on Sunday tornado swept through. Several office buildings, homes lost their centuries-roof. Tornado, having walked through the streets of Goderich, had made homeless standing there the church and destroyed the upper floors of buildings.

Felled trees and poles, electrical wires are severed, several hundred homes were left for hours without power. Police closed center for automobile traffic, and the mayor declared a state of emergency here.

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