A new volcanic eruption in Ecuador Tungaraua

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4.02.12.Vulkan Tungurahua quite suddenly and sharply intensified at dawn.

According to the Geophysical Institute of the National Polytechnic High School, have been reported tremor cliff face, the explosions, the roar and the release of stones on the slopes of Mt.

Tungurahua, 5,016 meters high, located 135 km south of the capital of Ecuador, located in the current permanent volcanic phase in 1999, his most recent reactivation of the most serious occurred in late 2011, prompting the government to announce the introduction of a few days of the 2nd level of vigilance and to evacuate applicants

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Climate scientists have linked the frost in Europe with the melting ice in the Arctic

Strong and sustained cold that developed in much of central Europe, may be related to the melting of Arctic ice. As the Air Force, this conclusion makes some climatologists.

It is about the disappearance of huge amounts of pack ice in the Barents and Kara Seas in the north of Russia. This could lead to the emergence of the Arctic anticyclone, which was established over most of the continent. His victims were more than 350 people.

A huge area of high pressure that occurred in northern Russia, opened the way to Central and Western Europe, the cold winds

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Half a million pike larvae released in Pskov lake

More than 500 thousand pike larvae were released into lakes Velikoluksky, Dedovichi, Kunya, Nevel, Pustoshka areas in the framework of the regional state program to restore the population of large carnivores in 2013.

Work on introduction of a new residence in the waters of pike larvae were held in the period from 16 to 20 May. Growing pike larvae and perform her release from the regional budget is Alolskaya scientific экспериментальнаяпроизводственная base. With the release of pike was attended by representatives of the customer — the staff of the State Committee for Nature and Environmental Protection,

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A new wave of snow has fallen in Italy

February 10, 2012.Rare for the area a natural phenomenon paralyzed traffic in some areas of the country. Resort area of Italy also not escape the disaster. Airport closures have led to chaos in the tourism sector.

Recall that Italy is still trying to recover from the damage caused to it by snow last week. Military, involved in the liquidation of snow, still can not clear until the end of all the distressed communities. As a result of abnormal weather killed 40 people, damaged agriculture by more than 0.5 billion euros, according to rg.ru

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Thailand declared a drought disaster area in 79 districts of 13 provinces

BANGKOK, Feb. 10 — RIA Novosti, Yevgeny Belenky. Nearly 80 districts in 13 provinces of Thailand are from Friday a disaster because of the drought which began in February, the department said in a statement warning of natural disasters the country.

Statement issued on Friday by all state media in the country.

Disaster zone are defined as areas in the provinces of Lampang, Lamphun, Nan, Phayao, Uttharadit, Kampheng Phet, Phitsanulok and Sukhothai in the north, Lei in the northeast, and Chachoengsao Chanthaburi in the east of Thailand and Suphan Buri and Phetchaburi in the center of the country.

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In Iglakovo killed 10,000 young sturgeon. Video

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6.09.11.Ob reported rush hour, with reference to the chairman of the environmental organizations of Tomsk region Sergey Zhabina.

According to him, the mass death of sturgeon and carp occurred rybozavodnom farm in the village near the Seversky Iglakovo the night from Friday to Saturday. The cause of death of fish, according to environmentalists, was the release of toxic substances into the river Tom. As a result, ten thousand juvenile Siberian sturgeon were poisoned. Damage — about a hundred million rubles. Dead fish were about two months. Next spring specialists planned to release the grown sturgeon in Tom. Now

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Sestroretsk explosions and tremors — the solution is not found

November 18, 2011 22:02

In Sestroretsk unrest: once per week, residents heard explosions of unknown origin. Most likely, the reason is that the military eliminate ammunition. But in WEST these guesses as always deny.

Echoes of unexplained explosions in the fall heard many people cityscapes (both peripheral and the historic center), but recently the alarming "reports" come mainly from the resort area. By the comments of residents Sestroretsk, from time to time they hear the unidentified frightening sounds.

"It started in September — it was still quite warm. Periodicity varies: sometimes two weeks silence, sometimes two days in

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Spetsilisty NASA discovered in the Antarctic large fault

NASA found in Pine Island Glacier in Antarctica giant crack. According to the National Aerospace Agency of the U.S., the length of the fault about 30 kilometers in some places up to 250 meters wide and 55 meters deep. And which continues to grow, as noted by the local media.

Scientists suggest that as a result in the coming months from the glacier iceberg secede area of 900 square kilometers (almost the area of present-day Moscow), which will begin to drift to the north and gradually fade.

Not unprecedented, but still very large

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A new volcanic eruption in Ecuador Tungaraua

File photo: wikimedia.org

January 4. Tungurahua volcano quite unexpectedly and sharply intensified at dawn.

According to the Geophysical Institute of the National Polytechnic High School, have been reported tremor cliff face, the explosions, the roar and the release of stones on the slopes of Mt.

Tungurahua, 5,016 meters high, located 135 km south of the capital of Ecuador, located in the current permanent volcanic phase in 1999, his most recent reactivation of the most serious occurred in late 2011, prompting the government to announce the introduction of a few days of the 2nd level of vigilance and

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U.S. fire: there were more than 80 fires

In the U.S. now been more than 80 forest and grassland fires. The largest of them are raging in the west.

In this region, 62 are continuing fire. Fire destroyed dozens of buildings. Killed at least one fire.

The most dramatic situation is in the state of Washington, where for the last two days the fire swept area of 107 sq km. Contributes to the spread of fire, dry and hot weather and strong winds. Burned 60 homes. Evacuated from the disaster area 420 families. Locate the fire is not yet possible, according to "ITAR-TASS" with reference to

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