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Natural anomaly in Tver: the city blossomed lilacs

September 5, 2013. At that time, as the Capital Region is experiencing a prolonged autumn bad weather, the city's more than 100 kilometers north of Moscow blossomed lilacs.

Blossoming in September, there has been observed for the first year. According to experts, this is due to global climate change, and nothing good is. Unplanned spring will lead to the fact that in May, when it is necessary to blossom bushes, no flowers on them will be gone.

Source: The first channel

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Floating city will save the planet

Floating city will save the planet save the planet

Chinese designer-architect Wei Zhao proposed his own version of clean high-rise building, exhibited at the skyscrapers eVolo-2012. According to the draft, the house will float in the air above the ground.

As planned by the developer, the main force that keeps the house, or a city in the air, becomes magnetic levitation technology of Maglev, allowing buildings to stay in the air, starting from the Earth's magnetic field. Molecular magnets principally responsible, will be in the lower part of the perimeter of the structure. The rotation of the magnets will also

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The capital city of New Zealand threatens massive tsunami

September 28, 2013. Scientists from the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research of New Zealand warned that the nation's capital, the city of Wellington, in the event of an earthquake with magnitude of at least 7 threatens massive tsunami.

Tremors of such force to cause a massive landslide in the canyon, which is located at the bottom of the Cook Strait, 10 km from the coastal areas of the city. Derailment of land just can cause a wave that hit the capital in 12 minutes after the earthquake.

Geologist Joshu Mountjoy indicates that about one in every 100

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An earthquake of magnitude 6.7 occurred off the coast of New Zealand

September 30, 2013. An earthquake of magnitude 6.7 occurred on Monday off the coast of New Zealand, reports The U.S. Geological Survey.

The tremors were recorded at 17:55 local time (9:55 MSK) at 870 kilometers north-east of Whangarei. Center lies at a depth of 34.8 kilometers.

Information on casualties or damage were reported. The threat of a tsunami were reported.

In July, 57 kilometers from the capital, Wellington earthquake of magnitude 6.5, which led to a temporary halt commuter trains and power outages in many areas of the country.

In February 2011, a powerful earthquake in the New Zealand city

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Savior in Yelabuga visited by more than 100,000 people

From 2 to 4 August Elabuge large-scale events were held: VI All-Russian Spassky Fair and VI All-Russian Festival of bell ringing.

For the first time the fair was attended by 867 of decorative and applied arts, crafts and folk art, representing 136 cities and settlements of Russia (27 of Tatarstan), Belarus, Kazakhstan and the Greek island of Rhodes. Goods were imported about 22 million rubles, sold more than 12 million rubles.

Of the 19 cities in the country have come to Yelabuga 42 ringer, but only Festival of bell ringing brought together 109 participants: bell

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Flooding in northern Chile

Flooding in northern Chile Natural Disasters

As a result of uncontrolled rains in northern areas of the South American nation of Chile rivers burst their banks, coastal homes inundated with water. Some river bridges could not stand the pressure of the water and were damaged. Affected railway lines nearby Peru.

In Chilean military fears that the flow of water can wash landmines from their default location, which is a great threat to civilians. Thus, on 19 February during a similar flood 300 anti-tank mines were carried water to the side of the main transport hub of the region, which has

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American city seized millions of birds

11.03.2013

 

For the inhabitants of the town of Hopkinsville in Kentucky's story fi thriller Alfred Hitchcock's "The Birds" has become a reality. Huge flocks of birds suddenly flooded the city, do not attack people, but have already managed to scare to death of animals, droppings pollute the landscape, and most of their stay in the city threatens residents of diseases, according to Reuters.

"When the birds rise into the sky, they block all the sunlight is. I think millions of

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10 of the most deadly natural disasters in history

10 of the most deadly natural disasters in the history of natural disasters

For centuries, natural disasters would not let humanity. Some have happened so long ago that scientists can not assess the extent of damage. For example, it is believed that the Mediterranean island Stroggli was wiped out by a volcanic eruption around 1500 BC. Tsunami devoured the entire Minoan civilization, but no one knows even the approximate number of victims.

However, due to 10 known most devastating disasters, mainly earthquakes and floods, killing about 10 million people. This article will feature 10 of the most deadly natural disasters

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Strange sounds awaken the residents of Canadian cities

September 2, 2013. Locals say the animal, which is settled in the nearby woods, or on military trials.

"I heard this strange sound twice this summer. The first time did not have time to write, and today jumped from the bedroom in the morning and recorded. This sound is heard and my son — his voice is in the video. Other residents of the city have also heard it. But none of the rulers could not explain to us what it is, "- writes the author of the video in the comments.

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Their customs. Issue number 19. (16 — 23 June)

June 17. In Slovakia, the 51-year-old policeman shot a gun large gypsy family. Three were killed and two were wounded.

June 17. In New York, there was a demonstration, the participants of which were against the so-called policy "Stop and search" (Stop and frisk), which holds the city police. According to the organizers, the police stopped searching for too many members of racial and ethnic minorities, particularly black and Hispanic Americans. According to figures cited by The New York Times, these groups owned 87% of the nearly 700,000 people who stopped by city police in 2011.

June 18. In

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