To Saxony-Anhalt tornado hit

Heavy rains, large hail and tornadoes that hit last weekend at the Saxony-Anhalt, have led to numerous destructions in the region, the broadcaster MDR.

Hardest-hit towns, located south of Bernburg (Bernburg). In Paysene (Peissen), Proyslitse (Preusslitz) and Kermigke (Coermigk) were damaged about 80 percent of homes.

According to witnesses, hailstones the size of a fist reached. As noted by being on the spot reporter MDR, facades of many buildings look as if they came under machine-gun fire, and punched window blinds "resemble Swiss cheese."

Highway A14 and A38 were partially flooded. In some places, the highway was two meters

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Thai resort of Pattaya went under water

Heavy downpours led to flooding in several provinces in Thailand. According to local media, the most affected city of Pattaya, which literally went under water.

Street Pattaya after a 15-hour rain turned into rivers, flooded the first floors of buildings, half went under water vehicles. Transport in virtually paralyzed.

There were no casualties. According to official figures, 80 people are considered dead, including a citizen of France, who in the rain decided to go mountain biking. No casualties among Russian tourists are still unknown.

Thai authorities have evacuated the village. Tourists are advised to temporarily give up national parks

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Bremen opened a new type of volcano




The honor of this discovery belongs to a German scientist, and the fruits of their discovery — all of humanity. Volcanoes of the newly discovered species are thrown out of their vents are not lava, and clean asphalt.

According to Gerhard Bormann of the Research Center of

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In Buryatia earthquake


Strong earthquake in Buryatia ULAN-UDE, February 1 — RIA Novosti. A strong earthquake occurred on Tuesday evening in Buryatia, the intensity at the center, located 12.5 km south of the village Bichura, was 6.7 points, told RIA Novosti EMERCOM Russia's Buryatia. According to preliminary reports, the victims and no permits.

Aftershocks were recorded in 20.53 (15.53 MSK), they experienced a number of settlements and Ulan-Ude.

Tremors force people felt two points at least seven villages and Bichursky Kyahtinsky regions of Buryatia.

Operational groups MOE and district administration surveyed settlements, according to preliminary data, the victims and no permits, a

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In the U.S., snow and frost


22.01.11.Silneyshie frosts were established in the central regions of the U.S.. As reported by the National Weather Service, the temperature in some states dropped to minus 23 degrees.

Authorities in Illinois, Minnesota, North Dakota, and some others offer people with not very warm homes, including mobile homes, to take refuge from the cold in a specially created for the shelters.

Only in Illinois discovered more than 120 such items. In Chicago, the largest city in Illinois to establish not only very cold weather, but the strong wind arose, which, according to weather forecasters, creates a feeling of even lower

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In Alaska earthquake 7.1 Announced tsunami threat


MOSCOW, September 2 — RIA Novosti. Earthquake of magnitude 7.1 occurred on Friday in Alaska, the Aleutian Islands, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

According to seismologists, the epicenter of the earthquake was 200 kilometers south-east of Atka on the same island. Hearth tremors occur at the depth of 39 kilometers.

Source: RIA Novosti

For some areas off Alaska declared tsunami threat

MOSCOW, September 2 — RIA Novosti. A powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.1 occurred in Alaska on Friday. For a number of areas of the peninsula declared threat tsunami Warning Center said the tsunami threat the U.S.

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According to the dynamics of growth of livestock production Ulyanovsk Oblast is in the top three of the Volga

Since the beginning of the year sold more than 21 thousand tons of livestock and poultry. There is a growing number of cattle farms of all categories. Increased milk yield. Produced 54,500 tons of milk. Significantly increased the number of pigs, sheep and goats. According to this indicator, the dynamics of growth of livestock production Ulyanovsk Oblast is in the top three among the regions of the Volga region.

"There, — said Deputy Prime Minister — Minister of Agriculture and Commerce in the region Chepuhin Alexander, — the growth of economic indicators in the area of trade. From

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An earthquake measuring 5.3 in the U.S.


MOSCOW, Aug. 23 — RIA Novosti. Strong for almost 40 years, an earthquake of magnitude 5.3 occurred in the south of the U.S. state of Colorado, said on Tuesday the website of CNN referring to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

According to the service, the earthquake occurred at 23.46 local time (9.46 MSK). Quake epicenter was located 15 kilometers south-west of the city of Trinidad (Colorado). Hearth lies at a depth of 4 kilometers.

Information on injuries were reported. In some areas, the earthquake occurred rockfalls, suffered minor damage.

According to local authorities, the tremors were felt in the

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More than 10 cities in southern Brazil because of rains declared emergency mode

Twelve cities in the southern Brazilian state of Santa Catarina declared emergency mode due to heavy rains, said local civil defense office.

According to authorities, the passage of a strong atmospheric front in the region on Wednesday and Thursday, accompanied by torrential rain. Local rivers burst their banks and flooded residential areas of cities.

Stronger than the others suffered Blumenau city, the center of compact residence of immigrants from Germany — the element affected more than 280,000 of its inhabitants. Local officials say the flooding 70% of the city because of rising water levels in 10.64 meters. According to

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In Novosibirsk, the roof collapsed shop


Novosibirsk, Russia, February 03 (New Region, Olga Panfilov) — In Novosibirsk morning roof collapsed in rebar shop enterprise "Discus Plus". Under the rubble were 8 workers, two employees of the shop were taken to hospital with various injuries. This was reported in the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations in the Novosibirsk region.

According to rescuers, the information about the collapse came at 10.27 local time on sentry enterprise "Discus plus" — one of the tenants of the building at Concrete, 14. Just building houses approximately 15 tenants.

According to preliminary data, there are victims, and two

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