Heat waves have already been established in half the U.S.

Heatwave established nearly half the U.S., affecting 141 million people in more than 30 states. According to the National Weather Service, temperature records were broken in 25 cities.

"Heat Wave" continues to move eastward and has already reached the U.S. capital and largest city of the country in New York. In Washington on Wednesday, the thermometer close to the mark of 35 degrees in New York, the air is warmed to 32 degrees in Philadelphia — up to 34 degrees, and in Raleigh (North Carolina) — almost 40 degrees.

Extreme temperatures compounded high humidity. Even the night does not

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In the U.S., marked by deaths of cows

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NEW YORK, January 19. / Correspondent. Itar-Tass /. In the U.S. state of Wisconsin took mass death in cattle. According to "Time" on the farm "Stockton" in recent days killed about 200 cows.

According to the owner of the farm, for the past week "animals feel great", and their death is probably due to a yet unknown to him with the virus.

Specialists are currently conducting a study of samples taken from dead animals.

Local media do not exclude this case due to the massive loss of fish and birds in the United States and other countries, the precise

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Loss of livestock and frost in Vietnam

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21.01.11.Ot unusual for Vietnam cold for the last three weeks in the country killed more than 20,000 cows and bulls.

As reported by "The Associated Press", on Friday, said the head of department for the breeding of cattle Hoang Kim Giao.

According to him, most of the dead livestock (70%) — calves. Loss of livestock found in 18 provinces of Vietnam.

Also Friday, the Vietnam News edition sobschilo that there frost 7 people died. Most of them — from carbon monoxide poisoning from coal braziers that are used to heat rooms Vietnamese.

In addition, the sharp increase

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In New Zealand, the bank jumped 82 dolphin. Photo

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4.02.11.V New Zealand coast pilot whale stranded 82 — Large Animals of the family Delphinidae. According to Agence France-Presse, the incident took place on Friday morning, February 4, on the South Island, about 150 kilometers west of the resort town of Nelson. To date, ten of the stranded pilot whales died. Status of survivors grind causes fear, as long as they are not returned to the water and because of this can be lost. According to a Department of Natural Heritage, the pilot whale lies in the sand in the sun and can greatly overheated.

On the

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Collective suicide of birds occurred in China

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Birds fly up to the building and commit suicide, a raid on the building. Photo: shm.com.cn

28.02.11.V Yantai, Shandong Province recently, a strange phenomenon: the birds flew up to the building and committed suicide, a raid on the building. According to eyewitness Wan, February 15, local residents discovered that a number of birds were flying at high speed directly to the building, and died of a stroke on the wall. Previously, this was never seen or heard. Suicide birds occurs every day, most often occurs from 15:00 to 16:00.

 

Some local residents are trying to guess

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Tornado in Poland destroyed about 800 houses

Storms and tornadoes last Thursday in central Poland, destroyed about 800 homes, said on Friday in a fire service of the country.Because of the rampant disaster affected residents Thursday Mazowiecki and Lodz. According to the press service of the Secretary Paul Frontchaka, 'main task was to ensure the safety of rescuers dwellings left without roofs, as new downpours threatened by flooding'. 

'To some villages it was extremely difficult to reach because of fallen trees blocked roads', — he said. 'Normal life affected regions back just a few weeks', — Frontchak concluded.

'According to the latest estimates destroyed 790

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Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 occurred in Italy

Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 occurred on Saturday evening in the central region of Lazio in the Italian province of Frosinone, located about 90 kilometers from Rome, said the agency Ansa.

According to the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology, the epicenter of the quake was at a depth of 10.8 kilometers.

Fluctuations in the Earth's crust is clearly felt and the other residents of the central Abruzzo region, many of them immediately began to call in the National Civil Defence to get the necessary information.

According to the agency, on the information currently available on casualties or damage

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The earthquake occurred in northern Italy

Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 occurred on Sunday night in the north of Italy, representatives of the National Civil Defence.

According to seismologists, the epicenter of the earthquake was located in the area between Mantua, Rovigo and Ferrara at a depth of 15 kilometers from the Earth's surface.

Residents of many towns and villages in the northern regions Lombradii, Piedmont, Veneto, Emilia Romagna and Trentino-Alto Adige in ten minutes felt four strong aftershocks.

According to witnesses, many people in fear from their homes after the first tremor. Thousands of phone calls concerned citizens, who asked to clarify the situation,

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Volcanic monsters form a new ocean in Africa

The African continent over 10 million years — from the point of view of geology very short period — can be split into two parts, separated by a new ocean. Scientists witness the growing activity: earth shudders and begins to break up, restless volcanoes and the sea begins. The first cracks are already beginning to fill the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden.

Where once the process has been hidden from the observation layer of water, in the desert Afar rift in Ethiopia is on the surface and is available to international researchers. According to the British scientist Tim Wright

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Astrakhan region teen killed Lightning

In the Astrakhan region 17-year-old was killed by a lightning strike, the correspondent IA REGNUM July 12, the press service of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation in the Astrakhan region.

As set initial inquiry, July 8, a group of teenagers resting on the river bank Enotaevka. Later in the afternoon a heavy rain storm, and teenagers decided to hide in the set on the banks of the tent, but one of them wanted to stay near the shore. According to eyewitnesses, the lightning hit him, and he fell to the ground. Attempts to render first aid to

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