In China and India, sandstorms

In China and India sandstorms Natural Disasters

Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of China and Qinghai and Gansu were present sand attack, it is not typical for this time of year. Last sand storm of this magnitude happened in the region until 2000. During the storm, which began March 20, 2012, in some communities, the air temperature dropped to 5 ° C, the visibility on the roads does not exceed 100 meters.

The prefecture Hayes visibility dropped to 200 meters, the wind speed exceeds 10 m / s, the air felt crisp smell of dust. Due to bad weather conditions, 28

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In China, due to the release of waste water into the river 50 thousand people were left without water

Ecology

In China, due to the release of waste water into the river 50 thousand people were left without water. Photo from epochtimes.com

February 18 in Foshan city of Guangdong province is one of the farms has made the release of waste water into the river.

As a result, a nearby source of water supply was contaminated, about 50,000 residents were left without water.

BBC referring to mainland media reports that the village Genhe Foshan City, Guangdong Province farm produced wastewater discharges into the stream, as a result, the nearest source of water was contaminated, and now about

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Because of the drought severely became shallow lake in China

Drought

Nanchang, January 4 / Xinhua / — The area of the Poyang Lake — China's largest freshwater lake, has decreased to less than 200 square kilometers due to drought. This was reported in the hydrological management of Jiangxi Province.

Data published by the Office, show that the average amount of precipitation in Jiangxi province in 2011 was 21 percent below the average level recorded over the past few years.

Poyang Lake in fall five rivers in Jiangxi province. It connects with the largest river in China, the Yangtze.

Now the water level is the middle and lower reaches of

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The U.S. and Japan: the war against China in 2013

  More and more of the world they say about the war. The War the U.S. and China. War is not the usual — nuclear war. The trigger for the start of a brutal genie Pentagon may serve island conflict between China and Japan. Due to the late Tokyo, Washington ally, wants to increase the presence of the Air Force near the Senkaku Islands. Columnist Robert Johnson «Business Insider» believes that China and Japan are one step closer to war began. In response to the deployment of the Chinese fighter Japan is considering the possibility of resolving its own pilots

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China started to build a second aircraft carrier

Second of four scheduled carriers began to build in China, said a source in the government. Construction began in the northeastern port of Dalian and is designed for 6 years, Defence News reports with reference to the control of the Communist Party of Dalian, Liaoning province. Create another 2-carriers is in the project. Chinese authorities say that the buildup of weapons is conducted only in self-defense. Currently in China Navy considered only one aircraft carrier — «Liaoning». This last Russian heavy aircraft-carrying cruiser «Varyag», which was achieved in Ukraine and modernized Chinese spices. On the «Liaoning» can contain up

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In China, the leakage of toxic substances. Video

Ecology

Posted on 01/29/2012 by user euronewsru

28.01.12.V China struggling to leakage of toxic substances — it fell into the river. Threatened by pollution nearly 4 million residents of Liuzhou.

Chemical release occurred at a local mining company. River of harmful substances were in urban water supply. Authorities urged to stop using water.

Cadmium levels was twice as high as normal. This message caused panic — the locals began to massively buy bottled water, and authorities fear toxic substances into rivers neighboring provinces.

Source: National TV Belarus

In China, powered mechanism to respond to emergencies in the pollution

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Destroy myths: expensive heating

Today spoke with a potential customer. Once again he heard the myth that manufacturing in China priori cheaper than Russian because of our cold climate.

I used to think so too. Before I had my own little factory. Let us together, without emotion analyze only the facts.

First, we must understand that China — a large country, and the climate of the northern provinces it is radically different from the climate of the coastal southeast. So, you need to immediately determine that comparison. To not walk, compare our Vyazniki, Vladimir region with my favorite Hero

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In China, the ground subsidence

Karst holes

Nanning, July 19 / Xinhua / — Department of Land and Natural Resources Anyaoskogo Autonomous County of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region / South China / informed that from 14 to 18 July in the village there were two cases Tanlun surface subsidence of land, resulting in the failure diameter 8 meters.

According to the report, a settling of land will be under construction freeway Hechi — Duan.

To date, the safe areas were evacuated to more than 90 local residents. In place of sedimentation left geological experts to clarify the situation and the reasons for the incident.

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Earthquake damaged more than 500 buildings in Tibet

Earthquake

21.02.12.Po to preliminary calculations, the earthquake, which occurred on February 17 in Ngari area, 517 buildings were damaged, including at least 100 — Serious, victims and survivors of the local population is not fixed.

This correspondent. Xinhua reported on February 20 in the civil administration of the Tibet Autonomous Region / South-Western China /.

Of aftershocks, in particular, has suffered a number of school buildings: the walls of cracks, cracked windows, told the agency.

Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 shook the Ngari February 17 at 23:44. The epicenter of earthquake was located at coordinates 32, 4 degrees north latitude and

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ROSAT satellite debris could fall in southern China

Space

MOSCOW, Oct. 23 — RIA Novosti. German-ray space telescope ROSAT, which entered the atmosphere on Sunday between 05.45 and 06.15 MSK, could fall in southern China, the website Spaceflight101 citing estimates U.S. Strategic Command.

According to these data, the satellite entered the atmosphere around 06:00 MSK and fell to the south of the Chinese city of Chongqing, where about 7.5 million people. However, have not received valid data on the fall of the wreckage, said the German space agency DLR.

In microblog dedicated falling satellite, reported that residents of Florida have seen a glowing trail.

Satellite ROSAT, put into

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