Heat in Las Vegas, USA

The maximum temperature, 29 June — 1 July 2013 © Gismeteo

July 2, 2013. The intense heat, which lasts for a few days remain until the middle of the week, warns the National Weather Service. Over the past days in many cities were updated daily temperature maxima.

At the airport in Las Vegas on Saturday passenger received a fatal heat stroke after the temperature exceeded +46,1 ° C. As noted by meteorologists, such a high temperature that day was observed for the first time since 1994.

The field of atmospheric pressure in the middle troposphere, July

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Scholars have commented on the abnormal glow in the sky Chelyabinsk

June 16, 2013. Scientists have commented abnormal glow in the sky, on the night of Sunday, June 16, is concerned about the residents of Chelyabinsk and the neighboring towns, and even in the Sverdlovsk region.

Eyewitnesses strange phenomena have decided that saw the northern lights. However, it usually occurs in the northern latitudes.

Residents of the South Urals actively pay attention to the various natural phenomena after the February 2013 Chelyabinsk famous throughout the world since the fall of the meteorite. In social networks witnesses unusual glow shared experience: "Lord, in the sky above the Chelyabinsk — the northern

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The clouds in the sky over the Chelyabinsk

June 16, 2013. Last night in the sky over the city of Chelyabinsk residents observed an unusual phenomenon. Clarity as it was a natural or man-made, yet, but, according to witnesses, nothing like they have not seen before.

See also: In the Northern Hemisphere, the season of noctilucent clouds

The brightness was like the northern lights, though Chelyabinsk latitudes it usually does not happen. There were versions of that in this way the light reflected from the clouds, but given later in the day, his source had to be incredibly bright.

Previous frames unusual phenomena in the

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Today, the number of articles in the Russian Wikipedia has exceeded one million

May 11, 2013 at 01:43 UTC on Russian Wikipedia is passed the psychological barrier of one million articles! 1,000,000 RVP article is an article about the research organization Life Extension Foundation, which specialization — research and dissemination of information on the extension of life and health. The author of the "Jubilee" is a member of articles UG72 .

Interestingly, the millionth article appeared exactly at the 12th anniversary of the Russian Wikipedia. Russian language section, the free encyclopedia "Wikipedia", founded May 11, 2001.

Traditionally, on the eve of the anniversary number is a mass creation

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Storm Gabriel hit Bermuda

Satellite image of Hurricane temperature "Gabriel", September 10, 2013. © NASA JPL / Ed Olsen

September 11, 2013. On the night of September 5, in the vicinity of the island of Puerto Rico, which is part of the Antilles, was formed Tropical Storm "Gabriel". As a result, the island collapsed rain showers and thunderstorms.

Thereafter "Gabriel" weakened to a tropical depression and within a few days "flounder" on the western portion of the Atlantic Ocean. But on Tuesday, he again won by a storm and hit Bermuda.

According to weather forecasts, in the near future in the

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North Caucasian Bank is developing a system of cashless payments

In the first half of 2013 the North Caucasian Bank OJSC "Sberbank of Russia" has installed more than 4500 terminals for credit cards when purchasing goods or services.

Of these, 3,5 thousands — in the Stavropol region, and the rest — in the republics of the North Caucasus and Kalmykia. With the beginning of the volume of funds flowing through the terminals of the North-Caucasian bank in retail and service outlets, increased by 52% — to 2.5 billion — compared with the same period in 2012. Cashless payments is becoming increasingly popular among small and medium-sized businesses.

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Weather is doing amazing things in Alaska

Alaska Satellite, June 17, 2013. © NASA / Jeff Schmaltz / LANCE MODIS Rapid Response Team | Handout via Reuters

June 25, 2013. Strange things happen in Alaska. In May, residents of Anchorage — the largest city of the state — were shaking from the cold, which was followed by a blizzard, and June languishing in record heat.

The air temperature in Anchorage above normal average of 6 degrees Celsius. In the past few days, the thermometer in the daytime does not drop below 26 degrees above zero. Sudden onset of atypical heat blamed for floods and fires.

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NASA satellite showed the scale of the floods in India

June 26, 2013. Last week, in the north of India and Nepal began heavy rains that caused flooding and landslides. To date, about 600 known victims. More than 30,000 people housed in temporary camps. According to estimates, about 50,000 people in the smaller communities, such as the city Kedrnath still remain cut off from the rest of the world.

On the official website of NASA's "Earth Observatory", there are three images showing the scale of the floods in India. Images obtained using a spectroradiometer MODIS, satellite-based "Aqua".

See also: Flooding in India: need to save tens

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Edward Snowden announced the imminent cataclysm coming in September 2013

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According to Edward Snowden: a series of solar flares will occur in September, killing hundreds of millions of people. Documents submitted by Snowden show that, as of 14 years ago, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) knew that this event will be inevitable. Since then, the world's governments have tried to secretly prepare for global events.

Global map of fires in the period from 10 to 19 June

June 28, 2013. With the help of satellites «Terra and Aqua» made a map of fires raging in the forests and plains across our planet. At stake is a hit even a small ignition source, which emerged in the period from 10 to 19 June 2013.

The intensity of the fire is indicated by a color palette of red (lowest severity) to yellow (fires are very dangerous territory off long ago). When creating maps professionals have relied on satellite data on the thermal anomalies on the surface of the Earth.

See also: Global map of fires

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