New amphibians L-42M will take part in the exercises Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations

Amphibians L-42M in June to take part in the exercises Emergency Situations Ministry, said director of "Aviatech" Matthew Shchelochkov.

Will focus on the teachings of the first prototype aircraft L-42M number 01, owned by the company. Another aircraft of this type will provide to the teachings of the owner of the aircraft from Vologda.

M.Schelochkov noted that the company "Aviatech" for 2 years was able to develop, build and test the first prototype aircraft L-42M, and organize production, to build and sell 5 cars.

The interest of Russian Emergencies Ministry is due, most likely, the

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The planet epidemic is among amphibians

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NEW YORK, May 23. / Correspondent. Itar-Tass Shamshin /. The planet is rapidly spreading deadly epidemic among amphibians. It is caused by fungal infections.

"Strains amphibian chytrid fungus attacks by blocking the penetration through the skin of vital substances. This eventually leads to heart failure, "- referring to the results of recent studies, University of California scientists reported specializing in science and medicine American journal" PLoS ONE ".

In the U.S. for deadly amphibian fungal infection was first detected in 2004. For eight years, she destroyed three-quarters of which are one of the country's largest populations

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New amphibians L-42M will take part in the exercises Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations

Amphibians L-42M in June to take part in the exercises Emergency Situations Ministry, said director of "Aviatech" Matthew Shchelochkov.

Will focus on the teachings of the first prototype aircraft L-42M number 01, owned by the company. Another aircraft of this type will provide to the teachings of the owner of the aircraft from Vologda.

M.Schelochkov noted that the company "Aviatech" for 2 years was able to develop, build and test the first prototype aircraft L-42M, and organize production, to build and sell 5 cars.

The interest of Russian Emergencies Ministry is due, most likely, the

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Quarter of amphibians and reptiles in the United States are threatened with extinction

About a quarter of all the species of amphibians and reptiles inhabiting the United States, are threatened with extinction, and therefore the need to expand the Red Book of the United States, according to the U.S. Center for Biological Diversity.

"According to the researchers, one of four species of amphibians and reptiles are threatened with extinction. However, only 58 of them are included in the Red Book of the United States, which protects 1.4 thousand species," — said in a statement.

In this regard, conservationists have made a request by fish and wildlife U.S. futures listed in the Red Book

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Toads and frogs are leaving Earth

Under the threat of imminent extinction of an entire class of vertebrates is the planet's inhabitants — reptiles or amphibians. Mortal danger to them caused by climate change, pollution, and dangerous fungal infection.

According to researchers from all existing types namely amphibians are the greatest danger — so that within a few decades, toads and frogs, newts and salamanders can simply disappear. According to the International Union for Conservation of Nature, the extinction of 30% of threatened amphibians. Of the 6285 species of amphibians, caught in the Red Book of the organization, are under threat of death 1895. With 39

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Briton found in the snow mysterious orange frogs

January 27, 2013 6:19

UK resident Steve Atkin clear snow outside his home when he saw a bright object sticking out of the snowbank. Man examined his find better and realized that before him — orange frog.

"When I saw the orange thing, I thought it was a toy, accidentally dropped by someone of the children. I bent down and held out his hand, when the subject of intense color jumped aside. I had to bend over to make sure — in front of me is a live frog, "- says a surprised British.

Atkin put amphibian

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Thinning of the ozone layer leads to the extinction of amphibians on the planet

Back in the 1970s, scientists have noticed the rapid population decline of amphibians on the planet. Then, about two thousand species of animals (about 30% of all amphibian species) were in the Red Book, as a species threatened with extinction. For 40 years, scientists from around the world have studied this phenomenon, called the "Global amphibian extinction," but only now experts closer to unraveling it …

It turned out that for 70 years of the last century had a thinning of the ozone layer of the planet caused by the rapid development of industrial activities of mankind. Thus, most scientists

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