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In the United States waiting for an unprecedented number of tornadoes hit

This year, the number of tornadoes in the United States will exceed the previous year, said Meteorological Agency "Ekkyuuezer."

Palagayut scientists that the cause of this activity due to global warming on the planet, and, in particular, the increase in water temperature at the surface of the Gulf of Mexico.

In 2011, in the U.S. there were almost record number of tornadoes — 1709. They led to the deaths of more than 550 people and caused economic damage of the country's 28.7 billion dollars. In May, almost completely destroyed in the U.S. city of Joplin, Missouri after

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Melting glaciers on a global scale: 230 billion tons per year

The change of the ice thickness in centimeters per year in the period from 2003 to 2010. Blue-loss of ice mass, red — growth

A new global study shows gigantic scale melting of ice on the planet.

According to experts from the University of Colorado Boulder, glaciers and ice caps outside of Greenland and Antarctica are losing every year 150 billion tons of ice and raise sea level by 0.4 millimeters.

The researchers used satellite measurements made by space mission GRACE. First large-scale and comprehensive study clearly indicates that since 2003 annual melts around 148 billion tons, or

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The trade surplus of the Russian Federation grew in April by 12%

The trade surplus of the Russian Federation grew in April 2012 compared with April 2011 at 12.3%, to 21.1 billion from 18.8 billion in April 2011, according to the Ministry of Economic Development on monitoring the socio-economic development of the Russian Federation.

Exports of goods in April 2012, according to the Ministry of Economic Development, was 47.8 billion dollars, import — 26.7 billion dollars.

Imports in April of this year decreased by April 2011 by 1.4%, and by March of 2012 — by 6.3%. Exports increased by 4.2% yoy and down 0.3% compared to March of this year.

For comparison,

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Flood victims were 94 people in China. Video

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BEIJING, June 11 — RIA Novosti, Oleg Ostroukhov. Thirteen Chinese provinces hit by floods in recent days, as of June 11, the victims were 94 people, 78 people were missing, said Saturday the agency Zhongguo sinven referring to the Chinese service of flood and drought.

Under the influence of the mass of cold air on 9-10 June, heavy rains were in the basin of the Yangtze River and Huai River. The level of precipitation at a number of the province of Anhui, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region has exceeded 200 millimeters. Heavy rainfall led to

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Mexico on the brink of a humanitarian catastrophe

According to the report of the Institute for Economic Research at the University of Mexico, more than 2.5 million Mexicans at risk of hunger, unless immediate action is taken to deal with the drought, which affected 50% of the country's municipalities. The drought has destroyed 1.4 million hectares of crops.

The crisis is so severe that in the three states of Mexico, 25,000 children stop going to school because their families can now afford to pay and food, and school supplies. Some scientists wrongly accused in the ongoing global warming, but the real cause of the insufficient level

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2011 — a record for the damage caused by natural disasters

Statistics for 2011, rtcc.org

January 6, 2012. German insurance company Munich Re said Wednesday that insured losses from natural catastrophes in 2011 totaled $ 105 billion, compared with 42 billion dollars in 2010.

Thus, last year, which accounted for several devastating earthquakes and many weather-related disasters, has become the most ruinous, if we talk about losses from natural disasters.

Total losses from natural disasters in 2011 reached 380 billion dollars compared to 152 billion dollars in 2010 and the average of 113 billion dollars over ten years from 2001 to 2010.

The damage

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Give an exact date for the end of the world

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"End of the World" — a fashionable topic. Forecasters from different countries every year frighten people in the world with new dates. Today introduced a new date for the apocalypse, scientists from the University of Toulouse and Montreal. They calculate it by using the data obtained by the Hubble Space Telescope "Kepler", says sibinfo.su.

The researchers calculated that the death of our planet happens in about 5 billion years. Our planet will not be because of the fact that the sun moves from the so-called

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Signed an investment agreement to establish a nanotechnology center T-Nano in Moscow

Fund for Infrastructure and Educational Programs (a division of RUSNANO) and JSC "T-Platforms" signed an investment agreement to establish a nanotechnology center in Moscow "T-Nano" total project budget of two billion rubles, said the report "RUSNANO".

Supervisory Board of the Fund approved FIEP participation in the authorized capital of the nanotechnology center in February 2012. Nanotechnology center will specialize in the design of microelectronic components. Developed chips will be used as a part of their own making "T-Platforms" and high-tech products of other companies.

Project to create a nanotechnology center "T-Nano" was selected in the fourth

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Signed two investment memorandum for the Rostov region.

On Friday in Moscow at the All-Russia Exhibition "Golden Autumn-2012" Governor of Rostov Region Vasily Golubev signed two investment memorandum of cooperation between the Government of the Rostov region and investors for a total amount of 8.2 billion rubles.

The first agreement was signed with the Director General of the campaign "Donstar" Vadim Vaneyev on cooperation in the implementation of the investment project to build an industrial complex for breeding ducks capacity of 20,000 tons of meat in live weight.

This project is already being implemented in Millerovskiy area. Complex under the scale is not only Russian but

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Weather 2011: Climate extremals become commonplace

During the year the damage from natural disasters in the U.S. exceeded $ 52 billion

"Snow storms, hurricanes, floods, droughts — in each group in this case was caught in three largest disasters or even set a record" — Chris Vaccaro, the National Weather Service.

Extreme weather has set new records in 2011. Only in the U.S. natural disaster affected millions of people. About a thousand people were killed, 8,000 injured, and total economic losses exceeded $ 52 billion.This past year has brought the destruction of climate disasters in various regions of the United States. For Bill Wingo

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