Another earthquake in Mexico

Another earthquake in Mexico Natural Disasters

April 2, 2012 in Mexico, there was a strong earthquake, which is the continuation of seismic activity after a major earthquake of magnitude 7.6, which occurred March 20, 2012. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the epicenter of the earthquake was located at a distance of 17 kilometers from the city Ometepek, Guerrero, at a depth of 12 kilometers. Although there are more than 280 aftershocks since the March 20, the new 6.3 earthquake is considered the largest. Tremors were felt hundreds of miles away in Mexico City, where people are in a panic

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Hundreds of young sea lions washed ashore in the U.S.

Saved by the young. © Mike Blake | Reuters

April 1, 2013. Hundreds of hungry cubs Sea Lions dumped on beaches USA — from San Diego to Santa Barbara. Rescue centers can not cope with the influx of animals, and scientists are trying to find out the reasons for the unusual behavior of lions.

Rookeries on the island off the coast of Southern California, 45% of babies have died who were born in June 2012, claims sea biologist Sharon Melin. Usually dies no more than one-third of the young.

Over the past two weeks the situation has

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Implementation of the project St. Petersburg Motors

The strategy of the aviation industry of the Russian Federation, JSC "MC" UEC "at the production site of JSC" Klimov "is implementing the project" St. Petersburg Motors "to create innovative Russian aircraft engine company.

The project involves the construction of the Primorsky district of St. Petersburg, ultramodern design and manufacturing complex (CPC).

In 2013, out of the city center is planned to transfer the main production of "Klimov" a new industrial site in Shuvalovo. Implementation of the project will ensure the independence of the Russian helicopter industry from foreign manufacturers of engines, which corresponds to the state strategy

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Vietnam is coming to a tropical cyclone

Vietnam is coming to a tropical cyclone Natural Disasters

On the coast of Vietnam is preparing an attack is unusual for the end of March a tropical cyclone. Its main impact will the area north of Ho Chi Minh City, where about 33 million people. Perhaps cyclone Pakhar touches part of Cambodia. The maximum wind speed is 70-90 km.

The last track cyclone Pakhar

TC Pakhar formed in southern South China Sea in the middle of last week. Most heavy rains are expected in the south of Vietnam along the northern boundary of the storm tracks, where possible flooding areas

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Weather anomalies in Greenland



31.05.12.Na days, namely 29 May 2012, the temperature in Greenland has broken all records. The air warmed up to plus 25 degrees Celsius. Earlier, according to the observations of meteorologists, ever so warm in the month of May was not.

Previous record was set 20 years ago May 31, 1991. On that day, the air temperature was 23 degrees Celsius.

Summer weather, set the last few days in Greenland, which is interesting, reflected on the owners of restaurants and cafes. Restaurant and hospitality associations Greenland agreed to recommend restaurants and cafes to use the well-known Swiss dishes

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In 2012, Earth Hour is celebrated on March 31

In 2012, Earth Hour is celebrated on March 31 This is interesting

Every year millions of people around the world in the last Saturday of March mark Earth Hour. In 2012, Earth Hour will take place on 31 March, 20.30 to 21.30 local time. WWF encourages residents and business owners around the world turn off lights and appliances insignificant for one hour. The aim is to raise awareness of the observed climate changes in the world and encourage them to take responsibility for a stable future.

The official video clip, dedicated to Earth Hour in 2012:


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«Izhmash» 12 times increased export of civilian weapons

Company «Izhmash» for the first nine months of 2012, has exported civilian guns on 483.7 million rubles. According to a press release, Received «Heathcliff» is 60 per cent superior characteristics of the same period in 2011 and 12 times — the level of the same period of 2010. According to the press service of disk imaging businesses naikrupneyshim zabugornye partner «Izhmash» The U.S. remains. South American market accounts for 83 percent of total exports of civilian products. With all this from January to September 2012 exports to the U.S. grew by 62 percent compared with the same period in

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Russian passenger traffic is growing airports

The international airport in Kaliningrad "Hrabrovo" in January-June 2013 increased ridership of 8.91% compared to the same period in 2012 — up to 568 thousand 612 people, the company said.

Internal air lines (DAL) benefited 465 thousand 842 people — an increase of relative index of the first half of last year, 10.42%. Passengers of international air services (MVL) were 102 thousand 770 people (up 2.57%).


The increase in passenger traffic on international flights "Hrabrovo" associated with the development of charter programs. "The dynamics of performance growth was an increase in demand

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UK: heat and fires

UK: the heat and the fire weather and climate

Britain continues to break temperature records. For a week the temperature even in London showed +20 ° C, which is 10 degrees above normal. In Five Castle, County of Aberdeen, Scotland, recorded a temperature record in 22,8 °.


Holidaymakers on the beach, drank about. Man, UK. 26/03/2012.

Something similar happened in the country during the second half of March 2005, when the Botanical Garden Kew Gardens in London was 21.8. As then, now reigns over the islands area of high atmospheric pressure, backed by warm air currents from more southern

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There is a growing gold mining

In Kolyma in the 1st half of 2013 produced 7.7 tons of gold

Mining companies and prospectors Kolyma six months produced more than 7, 7 tons of gold, 765 kilograms more than the same period in 2012, according to the administration of the Magadan region.

"In the first half of this year in the Magadan region continued growth of mining, especially precious metals. For the six months produced more than 7.71 tons of gold, 765 kilograms more than in the first half of 2012. Silver produced 480.9 tons, an increase of 43.7 tons of the same

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