Carpathian Basin may become active volcanic zone

As shown by new geological studies Carpathian basin could again become an active volcanic zone, volcanologists said University Eotvos Lorand University (ELTE) in Hungary.

The latest methodologies used by geologists indicate that the crater lake of the picturesque Sfanta Ana (Szent Anna-Anne's), the former Hungarian region of Transylvania, can be a hotspot of molten lava, which could eventually break the surface.

Hungarian scientists have recently found evidence that the last known eruption was here "only" 30,000 years ago.

This suggests that the range of mountains around the lake can be much younger than previously thought, and the chances are

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North Star burned?

Scientists have noticed that the celestial beacon reduced in size.

For North Star scientists observe more than 160 years. It became the most famous celestial objects, because heaven served as a beacon for sailors and travelers. Now, astronomers noticed that the brightest point in the sky slowly decreases. According to one version, the reason is reset mass equivalent of the earth. But how much it "weighed" in the very beginning of its existence?

To "weigh" the star, astrophysicist Hilding Neilson University of Bonn (Germany) and his colleagues have the basis of its "pulse", writes science.compulenta.ru. It becomes a little

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Gamalama volcano again threatened. Video

Volcanoes

29.12.11.Indoneziyskaya Mount Gamalama again threatens residents of nearby communities. Cold lava flows have already claimed the lives of three people. The cause of her descent were heavy rains that hit the region a few days ago.

Vulcan, a height of about two kilometers, broke earlier this month. Thousands of people were forced to leave their homes. Indonesia is part of the so-called Pacific ring of fire and volcanic eruptions are not uncommon.

Source: Channel PIC

Positive PETER yard improvements

Now I'm in a long trip out, so after visiting Russia in the summer, and walking up to the next yard, I have a fresh vzgyada been noticed many positive changes in terms of blagoustroysta. Most of the changes occurred in just a year or two.

1. Playgrounds

In many district courts, new playground. And it is not sad, and very colorful, themed and all different. Children and parents — happy.

Photographed so that people did not get the shot — did not want to ask permission from each parent to take his picture or child. So

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27.03.12.V North Ossetia, killing three tons of fish. Video

Animals

27.03.12.Okolo three tons of fish have died in the agricultural food cooperatives "Farn". According to the company's management in the village Tarskoye in North Ossetia during military exercises 58th Army polluted source from which filled pond. In the water were oil and gasoline. The company's employees are convinced that this has led to massive fish kills.

Fuels and lubricants in the gills of fish form a film, and she gasps. Farmers complain that the military equipment destroyed roads. Now get to the co-op on passenger transport impossible. Leaders of agricultural food cooperative "Farn" in all this blame

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In the river near Tomi CHP again lost fish. Video

Ecology

27.09.11.V Tom in the CHP Seversk again lost fish. This was the news agency reported TV2 Head of Natural Resources Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of Tomsk region Victor Sirotin.

According to him, the day before (September 26) fisheries inspector was recorded fish kill in the Tom river.

"It happened in the area of the southern exit channel CHP SCC Seversk the river Tom. Discovered the fish kill Inspector Fisheries, he drove by and saw a large number of gulls on the island in the area. Typically, when a lot of birds — so there is

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Gamalama volcano again threatened

Indonesia's Mount Gamalama again threatens residents of nearby communities. Cold lava flows have already claimed the lives of three people. The cause of her descent were heavy rains that hit the region a few days ago.

Vulcan, a height of about two kilometers, broke earlier this month. Thousands of people were forced to leave their homes. Indonesia is part of the so-called Pacific ring of fire and volcanic eruptions are not uncommon.

Source:pik.tv

In St. Petersburg again stormy weather

Baltic Sea to the north today released a new Atlantic cyclone, named Quirin, reports the St. Petersburg weather center. Moving on the path of yesterday's storm vortex, it moves to the east, the south-east.

Day December 27 and December 28 of the forthcoming night in St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region is expected repetition of stormy weather with the threat of flooding. Estimated height level rise, without closing the GLC, again higher than 2 meters.

On the morning of December 27 is expected to southwest wind gusts of 15-20 m / s in the second half of the

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In the Dnieper again dying fish

Animals

Photo from: telegraf.lv

21.07.11.Neskolko days ago in the river, near the islands near Kremenchug fish again began to die. This was "Telegraph" reported chitateli.Informatsiyu confirmed our main urban ecology.

— Repeated annual situation — fish kills in Kremenchug and Dneprodzerzhinsk reservoir. Brown algae blooming process began on Sunday, the same day near the island Shelomay recorded deaths fry — said Gennady Demekhin, head of the environmental safety of the executive committee.

— Although to date, according to gorSES, the oxygen level in the water is not so low that fish breath.

According to SES, today, July 21,

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On the issue of climate over there is no unity

U.S. and China continue to play ping-pong

Today in Durban, South Africa the fate of the Kyoto Protocol, which expires in a year. Prospects for its extension, and the more elaborate a new binding agreement is very slim. Climate Dialogue once again stumbled on disagreements between the U.S. and China, which have nominated conflicting conditions.

The main event of the annual two-week conference the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (17 th in a row) were certain changes in the position of the PRC. Beijing agrees to sign a binding agreement on limiting emissions after 2020, the head of the

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