On Earth, the magnetic storm began

On Earth, the magnetic storm began — the index of geomagnetic disturbances Kp reached a value of 5, the minimum level above which perturbations are considered the storm, according to the space weather forecast center of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration of the USA (NOAA). The index reached a level of geomagnetic disturbances storms around 23.00 on Thursday, and then he fell, but by six in the morning once again rose to the "red" value. "Prior to the Earth" flew "one of the coronal emissions from one of the many M-class flares that occurred on the Sun in the

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Abnormal degrees in Lahore, Pakistan

A sudden hail on Saturday turned some areas of Lahore in the likeness mountain settlements and led to significant problems on the roads.

The main attack of the storm that struck the city at 16:45, was in the business center and the areas around Galberga. Within a short time, hailstones the size of a small strawberry covered the streets and rooftops.

People observed the unusual weather changes with joyful curiosity, but there were also cases of panic. Some people are in fear of praying.

 

Elements led to problems on the roads, the mass of hail significantly impeded movement.

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The first place among the country top-level domain occupied. RF

According to a study conducted by the analysts of the European Registration Authority EURid sovmestvno with UNESCO's most successful band of internationalized Domains the upper level (IDN) has been named the national domain. "RF". This is According to experts Coordination Center for TLD (KC).

It is worth noting that, according to experts from the EURid, the monthly increase in the indicators fixed in the Russian Cyrillic domain corresponds to the growth in domain «. Ru». Moreover, the ". Rf" has good prospects for development. Thus, the researchers predicted, the number of registered domain names in the zone will be significantly

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Danger! Livni infected sea in Odessa

Odessa Sanitary-Epidemiological Service has closed all the beaches of Odessa. Bathing in the sea along the coast of the Gulf of Odessa is dangerous to your health! And blame showers …

Chief Medical Officer of Odessa Ivan Klimenov unveiled injunction prohibiting sea water all the beaches of the city. This decision took sanitary station due to heavy rains, which flooded Odessa lately, and that could exacerbate an intestinal infection in the water.

The ban will apply until the next lab results specialists, who confirmed that the samples of sea water compliance.

Measurements of sea water quality in

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Beijing shrouded in a third consecutive day with thick fog

 

 

Beijing, Feb. 23 / Xinhua / — On February 21 Beijing began to wrap a thick fog, which to date have not yet cleared. Thick fog was a major cause significant deterioration of air.

 

According to the municipal government for the protection of the environment, the other day light wind and heavy fog prevents the dispersion of pollutants in the air. February 21 air in the Chinese capital was assessed as "seriously polluted". February 22 in the northern and western parts of the city registered a similar degree of air pollution, and the average visibility in

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In the Amur region flooding may occur

As a result of the recent rains the water in the river Selemdzha in a field between the villages and Ekimchan Stoyba, rose by an average of one meter. Leaving water the floodplain is not happened. However, according to weather forecasts, flood wave passing out water to understand is still possible. This could lead to flooding of the village Fevralskoye Selemginsky region, according to "RIA Novosti" with reference to the regional emergencies department. In the village left the operational units of MES and Operational Group Seleindzinski garrison fire department. To control the water level in the river, in the

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More than 3 million Chinese were without drinking water due to drought

On Thursday, local media reported, citing data from the Ministry of Water Resources of China. According to authorities, so far from the drought affected 3.28 million people. Lack of water is observed in the provinces of Shanxi, Hebei, Shandong, Henan, Gansu and Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, reports  RIA "Novosti".

The lack of water seriously complicates life to agriculture, where the drought, which began last fall, suffer almost 3 million heads of livestock krupnorogatogo. Drought only covered eight provinces of the country in which there are 5.6 million hectares of agricultural land, which accounts for up to 80% of China's winter

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Glacier mass of 30 million tons went to New Zealand after earthquake

Earthquake in New Zealand city of Christchurch provoked a gathering of 30 million tons of ice from the largest glacier of the country — Tasman, said on Tuesday the Associated Press.

The end of the Southern Alps Tasman Glacier is located approximately 250 kilometers from the city of Christchurch.

According to seismologists, the epicenter of the earthquake was located in the vicinity of the city. Hearth tremors occur at a depth of four kilometers.

According to the latest data, the 6.3 magnitude earthquake caused the deaths of at least 65 people, 200 people can stay on the rubble.

Southern

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Domodedovo stopped taking planes, works only on departure

International airport "Domodedovo", since yesterday suffering from the effects of weather and energosboya scale, as of late Monday evening works only on departure. Receiving aircraft suspended. Told reporters on the Transport Ministry source, reports NEWSru.com.

According to a source at the airport did not have enough parking for aircraft. Recently, at the airport outside the camps stood 28 aircraft. Now the airport a little unloaded. Outside the camps are six aircraft. In the Ministry of Transport said that after the aircraft will be released, may decide the question of the reopening of the aircraft.

In "Domodedovo" also lacks boarding bridges,

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More than a hundred pilot whales stranded on the coast of New Zealand

More than a hundred pilot whales or pilot whales stranded New Zealand's Stewart Island, reports the Associated Press.

According to the Ministry of Environment of New Zealand, the bodies of 107 dolphins were discovered by the tourists on the island tourists. People immediately contacted the local lifeguards. However, by the time they arrived, most of the dolphins were dead.

According to employees of the New Zealand Department of animals surviving pilot whales had to put to sleep, because due to low tide to drag them to the water was impossible.

Grinda — marine mammals of the order Cetacea. The

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