NASA: Torrential rains caused shoaling of the ocean …

September 27. "2010 was the worst in the history of global observations of the most destructive floods. However, only the first 3 weeks of 2011 have already shown their mega-flood as for the whole year ", — said meteorologist Jeff Masters.

All day I spent on the study of what columnist for The New York Times, Thomas Friedman calls "global meteohaosom": the destabilization of our meteosystems, shakes 3 million tons of emissions that enter the atmosphere, thanks to us the use of natural resources. So, today is a rare day when I was so shocked by a recent report

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Tropical Storm Cosme turned into a hurricane off the coast of Mexico

June 25, 2013. Tropical storm "Cosme", which originated in the Pacific Ocean, on Tuesday became the first hurricane of category and moves off the coast of Mexico, according to the meteorological services.

Now, "Cosme" is not far from the Baja California peninsula about 580 km from the Mexican coast. Experts believe that this storm will bypass the coast and not harm.

Wind speed in a hurricane reaches 120 kilometers per hour, it moves in a northwesterly direction at a speed of about 30 kilometers per hour.

Tropical storms are named when accompanying wind reaches speeds in excess of 62 kilometers

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Scientists predict major earthquake in Tokyo

January 27. This Tokyo during the earthquake. The city lights go out here and start fires. The city practically in ruins, numerous traffic jams on the roads, some cars on fire.

Now it's all just a fantasy computer graphics and computer designers.

However, academics Earthquake Research Institute at Tokyo University, said that in the next 4 years with a probability of 70% in the Japanese capital can happen earthquake of magnitude 7 points.

According to studies, 11 million people could die and about 850,000 buildings can be destroyed.

Shinichi Sakai, one of the participants in the study: "Last

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Americans invented a drink that replaces all food

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Programmer from the U.S. who tired of spending their time and energy for cooking and its absorption, decided to create a cocktail that contains all the nutrients necessary for survival.

Rob Reinhart(Rob Rhinehart) — 24-year-old man from the city of Atlanta has developed a drink called "all in one" that provides its full range of vitamins and minerals. [

According to the inventor at the wonderful taste of the drink, and for six weeks he he has not bothered. Furthermore, despite the important elements of the balanced content of food thereinonly a

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Protective speech at the trial of Slobodan Milosevic at The Hague on February 13, 2002

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Slobodan Milosevic: I would not want to interrupt me in half an hour, as I listened to the speeches of the day two charges. But I could use … (judge interrupts).

Judge May: What would you like to add?

Slobodan Milosevic: Several times I raised some legal questions that you did not answer. You know that all the international and national documents and the rules specify that only a judge can court, which is set by law. I raised the question of the legality of that court. You are not given any response. I challenged the legitimacy

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Microwave unit for processing waste on an industrial scale

Russian scientists have once again proved that out of the garbage can obtain useful waste. It is worth it's inexpensive, the new tech system — microwave reactor — will cost 13 million rubles, experts say, will be repaid in 2-3 years.

The machine is capable of processing 100,000 tons of municipal solid waste per year. This is enough to clear the small Russian town of garbage mountains. A complex system of microwave reactor — not that other, as usual for all of us kitchen gadget, said assistant of the biosphere technology Russian University of Chemical Technology Mendeleyev,

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A map of the famine in 2011

For the UN World Food Programme made a map of the famine in 2011. The map was prepared on the basis of last year's report on the situation of food security in the world. The report of the UN World Food Programme states that the main causes of hunger in many parts of the world are natural disasters, military conflict and the lack of infrastructure in agriculture. According to the report, at present there are about a billion people live in poverty. 1 of 6 people are not getting enough nutrition necessary for healthy living.

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Australian Pilbara experiencing regular flooding and drought

June 26, 2013. West Australian Pilbara coast region again subjected to flooding after a storm attacks a tropical cyclone. In a number of cities and small settlements announced a warning about the danger, as expected a serious rise in water level. In Goulburn, south of the neighboring state of New South Wales, still relevant decree on the evacuation of the population.

In the vicinity of Karratha in the last 24 hours has dropped about 210 mm of rain, this is a very large amount of rainfall, so that the soil can not just soak. This day in history Karratha

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His television appears in the Moscow metro by January 2014

Watch the news and other social programs passengers will be able not only at the stations, but even in the train cars.

As it became known, recently announced a tender for the right to broadcast in the Moscow metro. Under the terms of the contest to create a channel must promptly inform passengers about the current situation in the capital — the traffic situation, accidents, show city news, talk about innovation in the metro, including the actions of the passengers in the event of emergencies.

  One of the conditions of customers — that much

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Six children were killed in Indonesia under the rubble of the earthquake

July 2, 2013. Six children were killed in Indonesia under the rubble of the mosque collapsed in the earthquake, another 14 children are still under the rubble, said on Tuesday, Agence France Presse, citing local authorities.

"Six children were found dead under the ruins of a mosque destroyed by the earthquake. Search and rescue teams are trying to extract from the wreckage still about 14 children "- said the head of the AFP District Branch Emergency Management Agency in Aceh Sahara Subhan (Subhan Sahara).

Thus, according to the latest data, the total number of victims of the earthquake was

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