Bering Sea froze. Coverage of ice — the second in history!

February 14. Coverage of the Bering Sea ice in January 2012 became the second largest in the history of the climate. According to the U.S. National Center for Snow and Ice, ice covered 562 thousand square meters. km — at 104, 6 thousand square meters. km more than the average for the years 1979-2000. Record remains for January 2000 (629 thousand sq. km.). This event follows from the weather conditions that led to the spread of cold air from the Arctic to the Bering Sea and the movement of the ice to the south, across the Bering Strait. The situation

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7.7 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Alaska

Earthquake of magnitude 7.7 occurred on Saturday near the western coast of Alaska, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The epicenter of the earthquake was recorded at 102 kilometers from Craig (Craig). The earthquake lies at a depth of 9.6 kilometers.

Warning of a tsunami has not yet announced. Earthquake of magnitude 6 or greater is considered a strong and can cause major damage and loss of life, say seismologists.

Meanwhile, experts of the U.S. Geological Survey have modeled the likely consequences of the earthquake in Alaska. According to them, with a probability of 69% will be the death of

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Video monster off the coast of Alaska

22.07.2011

American channel «Discovery» decided to make a video about the monster, who recorded the fishermen off the coast of Alaska in 2009.

The monster is somewhat reminiscent of the eel, frilled shark and sea snake. However, as is well known, the fish sports right-left and the animal body moves up and down. Experts suggest that it kadborozavr.

It has a long neck, a horse's head, big eyes and "bumps" on the back. It turns out kadborozavra seen in 1937. The body of the mysterious monster found in the stomach of a whale caught

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