Ocean warn about earthquake

Behalf of the Scripps Institute of Oceanography (Scripps Institution of Oceanography) At the University of California at San Diego (University of California at San Diego), United States, received a grant of one million dollars for the development of deep seismic network. The grant allocated by the National Science Foundation (National Science Foundation), Reports Associated Press.

The ships are usually placed in the ocean seysmochuvstvitelnye sensors that collect information over a certain period of time. A new deep-sea seismic network will become more efficient. The new project information from the sensors embedded on the bottom, will be transferred to the autonomous

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In the depths of the ocean reduces the amount of cold dense water

March 22. A significant decrease in the number of cold deep waters — the so-called Antarctic Bottom Water — In the Southern Ocean in 1980 2011.

Sarah Perks from the University of Washington and Gregory Johnson of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (USA) found that Antarctic Bottom Water mass decreases at an average rate of about 8 million tons / s, which is about 50 times greater than the average volume flow of the Mississippi and one-quarter the Gulf Stream in the Florida Straits.

A layer of Antarctic bottom water temperatures are below zero (dark blue areas

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Again, a mysterious blue light over the surface of the moon

29.03.2013

Again, the official photo of the lunar surface from NASA enthusiasts have found a strange bluish-green glow. This time it is from the edge of the photo, and that there remained out of the frame, we can only guess.

Photo: hq.nasa.gov

This photo was taken during the flight of Apollo 15. On the mysterious lights on the surface of the moon has informed the crew of Apollo 11. From unofficial sources, the strange glowing object approached with "Apollo 12" and pursued the "Apollo 13".

 

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Scientists have found a home Darth Vader

31.03.2013

PHOTO: Joseph Fourier University Astronomers were able to get pictures of the planet Tatooine amazingly similar to the saga of "Star Wars." Astronomers take pictures of the planet that resembles Tatooine from the saga "Star Wars" and the planet Solaris from the same product Stanisław Lem. The data are published on the website Phys.org. Managed to find a planet with a telescope VLT, located at the observatory in Chile. Scientists from University of Joseph Fourier, compared the data obtained in 2002 and 2012, and concluded that the planet revolves around the

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Do not go to the damn clearing

03.04.2013

 

In areas that are referred to as "glades of death" often occur all kinds of miracles. There are lost people and animals, clock and compass "going crazy", flying birds fall dead, and witnesses, survivors, they see all sorts of mirages, the mysterious "fog" and even the very real monsters, from which quite simply do not run away.

Fire-breathing hole in the ground Typically, these fields are in the midst of a powerful geological fault that causes distortion of space. Among

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Russian volcano started erupting after a 36-year-old dream

Russian volcano started erupting after a 36-year sleep Natural Disasters

One of the Russian volcanoes located on the Kamchatka Peninsula, suddenly resumed their activity after in a state of complete rest for up to 36 years. The column of ash above the crater Flat Tolbachik, part of the Klyuchevskaya volcano group, rose to a height of 7 km, creating around a huge cloud of ash.

Ash and ash, selected from the volcano, were classified by the wind to the north-west while the lava rushed down the mountain to the south. In the nearby villages and the May Krasny

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Savvidi: Rostov-on-Don to be submitted to the Premier League

President of FC SKA Rostov Ivan Savvidi said that renaming the "Rostselmash" in the "Rostov", he wanted to unite the city around the same team, and also talked about his vision for the development of football in Rostov-on-Don. [Cut] «Renaming" Rostselmash "in the" Rostov "I pursued a simple goal to unite the city around one team, one game around — quoted the president of SKA (Rostov) Ivan Savvidi press service of the club. — And now, when I had to FC SKA, from its purpose, I do not compromise. Rostov region has always been considered a football region. Here, almost

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La Niña caused a lowering of the World Ocean

La Niña caused a lowering of the World Ocean Weather and Climate

Climatic phenomenon La Niña, which occurred in 2011, was so strong that eventually led to the fall in global sea level by as much as 5 mm. With the arrival of La Nina has been a shift in the values of the surface temperature of the Pacific Ocean and changed precipitation patterns around the world, as the earth began to drain moisture from the ocean and go to the land in the form of rain in Australia, northern South America, South-East Asia .

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Russian humanoids are

While the Russian athletes preparing for the Olympics in London and the country is looking forward to the torrential rain gold, China took III International Olympic competition humanoid robots. The Olympics remains, unfortunately, invisible in this country and almost unlit. And for good reason. Students of the St. Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics (ITMO) has once again proved its supremacy in the field of robotics, and returned home with a gold, silver and bronze medals.

More than 600 students from 70 universities around the world presented no less than 700 of humanoid robots at

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Russian surgeons conducted the first successful lung transplantation

Doctors Transplant Institute SP them. NV Sklifosofskiy conducted the first successful lung transplant 34-year-old patient with severe lung disease. The unique and complex operation transplantation of both lungs lasted more than 12 hours and was the second born to a young woman.

 Photo source:km.ru

Complicated diagnosis — limfangioleyomiomatoz virtually no chance the woman left, the score was going on for months, lung transplant was the only alternative to live. After transplantation, began a long period of post-operative treatment, when doctors around the clock, taking a serious tactical solutions, re-teach the patient to breathe, walk, live. The result was

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