In Iceland, scientists record the largest earthquakes near the volcano Katla

Near the largest Icelandic volcano Katla seismic activity has increased significantly. In recent days, scientists have recorded several small earthquakes, According to Associated Press.

Seismologists record more frequent earthquakes around the largest volcano in Iceland Photo: AP

"This is one of the most dangerous volcanoes, so we closely follow him. Earthquakes near Katla happen regularly, but quite unusual, is now a series of small earthquakes occur almost every ten minutes, "- said Pall Einarsson of the University of Iceland.Volcanic activity around Katla started to increase in July, but has only recently reached the tremors of magnitude 3.0.Iceland is located in

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Bird deaths in Oklahoma

"News 6" hundreds of dead birds lying around in the parking lot."I was crooked in the first place, I just love it, wow -" Amber said Ross.Ross was shopping with her 6-month-old daughter on the 91st and Elm location. The stench hit her the first time."It almost smelled like sewage, she said., I have a daughter to me, and I thought that maybe it was her first time, but he was not."Ross giggle quickly ended when she started looking around."I went to Walmart, and, from their front door right there, walking all the way to the car, there's just

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Ball horror can arrive at any time




The curd is heated plasma is able to think, some researchers

Natalia Leskov

Olga from Moscow Ponizova Fryazevo never in the newspapers did not address: felt his modest lady does not particularly notable. A change of heart after the third time in his life faced with a

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In Khanty-Mansiysk blossom rowan. Video


18.08.11. In the city the second time this year, has blossomed rowan. White flowers appear next to the nearly ripe fruit. The residents recognized — the phenomenon of nature, they have never seen before. Still do not know what drives the second growing flowering. Likely impact on the flora of the weather conditions. A re-flowering trees for no good does not turn around. So rowan efforts around is useless flowering, while they greatly need fruit. And, besides, there is a sign — rowan flowered in August — expect a prolonged fall, broadcasting company "Ugra"

Hope Korneev, a biologist:

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In China, a goat, born without hind legs, could walk in the front

Horned three can run around the yard without stopping. In China, a goat, born without hind legs, became a local celebrity after she learned to walk on their front legs

LVI Shanley, owner of the goat Yang Yang said that the three-goat can run around his yard three times without stopping, reports OrangeNews.

Shanley, who 61 years old, lives in the village Heksing, in the province of Liaoning. When the goat was born with little stumps instead of hind legs, Shanley did not think she would survive, writes

— She tried to get up, but after many attempts, she

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Element comes to America from all sides

In the southern U.S. forest fires threatening nuclear laboratory at Los Alamos. The staff of the famous Science Centre and residents of nearby communities urgently evacuated. And in the north of the country — the strongest in a century flood. In Nebraska, Missouri River overflowed its banks and washed away the dam around the nuclear plant. In North Dakota flooded dozens of villages. Is the mass evacuation.

The most sought-after now dwelling in Myton — this house on wheels. It saved people running from the big water. City left a quarter of the population — more than 12 thousand

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Specialists in Primorye are trying to wean tiger hunting dogs

Game wardens Primorye scare shots in the air tiger that killed a few dogs around the village under the Ussuri, told RIA Novosti on Friday, a representative of the regional department for the protection, control and regulate the use of animals.

"As far as we know, this is an adult tiger killed a four dogs. Much of the blame and the people: the dogs run without a leash around the village, and the predator decided to try it. Later, tasting it, he came to the village and Yakonovka" took "loose dog" — a spokesman said.

According to him, to scare

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Exoplanets are experiencing stellar cataclysm

Source: SAAO

Large South African Telescope (Southern African Large Telescope) — the largest optical instrument in the southern hemisphere, allowed astronomers to make important discovery. For the first time a planet, or rather, just two found circulating around the exotic object — cataclysmic variable.

Most of the exoplanets discovered revolves around single stars. However, astronomers now know of cases where hostesses Planets star couple, white and brown dwarfs, and recently proved the existence altogether "Homeless" exoplanets.

Family cataclysm

Cataclysmic variables astrophysics called double stars with very short orbital period. In such systems, low-mass component, usually red dwarf fills its

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Global warming by mid-century reign

In the next twenty years in the tropics of Africa, Asia and South America will have an unusually hot summer.

The greater part of the Northern Hemisphere has experienced irreversible growth of summer temperature. This is especially affect North America, southern Europe and China — within 60 years. And in general — to the middle of the century around the Earth is the coldest summer will be warmer than the hottest part of the summer the past 50 years.

Such a radical forecast issued to staff at Stanford University (USA). Lead author Noah Dieffenbach said: "We are often asked:"

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Fracture point: Modern civilization as we know it on the verge of the end?


Suddenly, the world is a very scary place and it becomes even worse, like a broken, decaying, dystopian world in science fiction films, none of us ever imagined it would be in reality. Everything seems raspadatesya around us. Concerns about the deterioration of the European debt crisis grows as weak economic data from China, the stock market around the world has decreased over the past two weeks. The financial crisis has spread to Spain and beyond. The government in the Middle East is crumbling and power into the hands of the crowd. Tension rises between Iran and the Arab

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