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Phlox

NOT LIKE THAT,

As a friend

It so happened that the annual phlox Drummond somehow lost among popular perennial phlox. Although it is not inferior to the variety of colors paniculata, perennial and the other far superior.

Bad luck to him, perhaps, one: he appeared in Europe in the first third of the last century, almost 100 years later, Phlox paniculata, which had already been sold in a variety of grades.

Such an attitude towards Drummond Phlox is clearly unfair, because he, unlike other phlox, bloom from May until the autumn. In addition, the phlox enough cold tolerance and relatively

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Finding the Height

After this warning the pilot would have to fly on his altimeter. Therein lay a new problem. The standard aneroid (pressure operated) altimeter was not sensitive enough to provide the degree of accuracy required at low level. In any case, ambient barometric pressure over the target would be impossible to predict.

The dropping trials of Upkeep, taking place in daylight, used a radio altimeter.

A pulse from the aircraft, bounced off the water below, was timed and translated into height. Ideal over open water for heights up to 150 feet, it was less reliable over the enclosed waters of a

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Lost World. (Journey to the plateau Sonett)

I was lucky enough to visit a few times in this country, working in a joint Ethiopian-Russian biological expedition. Our aim was to study the animals and plants in protected areas. These include the National Park "Bale Mountains National Park «, located about 500 km south of Addis Ababa. In March 1991, we planned to work there with the Ethiopian botanist — Director of the National Herbarium Dr. Mesfin, but he was forced to return to the capital with half of the route, and on the plateau Sonett. which is part of the reserve, we went four: two botanists from

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Best plane failed war

Made based on the tenets of cool war, Su-34 was not very applicable in modern conflicts Alexei Ramm Until the end of today, the Russian Air Force to acquire another 14 frontline bombers Su-34. This was said United Aircraft management companies in the meeting held at an aircraft factory in Komsomolsk-on-Amur, which is visited by Deputy Defense Minister for Armaments Yuri Borisov. According to representatives of the KLA gosoboronzakazna 2014 on new bombers will be executed, and in the next year is expected postavkaesche 16 cars. Very optimistic plans, because even in the past year SDO Su-34 has been under

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Best plane failed war

Made based on the tenets of cool war, Su-34 was not very applicable in modern conflicts Alexei Ramm Until the end of today, the Russian Air Force to acquire another 14 frontline bombers Su-34. This was said United Aircraft management companies in the meeting held at an aircraft factory in Komsomolsk-on-Amur, which is visited by Deputy Defense Minister for Armaments Yuri Borisov. According to representatives of the KLA gosoboronzakazna 2014 on new bombers will be executed, and in the next year is expected postavkaesche 16 cars. Very optimistic plans, because even in the past year SDO Su-34 has been under

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F-35 FIGHTER WAS susceptible to lightning

  Copa promising fighter F-35 Ligtning II is not able to withstand lightning strikes. This conclusion came Manage Operational Test and Evaluation (OT & E) of the Pentagon. Currently, aircraft are prohibited from making flights in areas where thunderstorms are more frequent. Aircraft is also prohibited to approach less than 40 km to such zones.   Also neobmyslennoy protection of avionics from lightning, fighter also received feeble generation system of inert gases (OBIGGS), responsible for filling vacated volume fuel tanks with inert gases and maintaining their small oxygen levels. In grozoopasnyh areas with constantly changing atmospheric pressure system may malfunction.

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Extreme Park a world-class construction in Sochi

Six months later, near the trout farm (on the road from Adler to Krasnaya Polyana), will start a range of entertainment ekctremalnyh — AJ Hackett Sochi.  The project AJ Hackett has existed since 1988, most in the world at the moment there are 5 such sites (in Germany, France, China, Australia and Singapore). When they open in Sochi, this place is, of course, will immediately become popular among fans of extreme sports.

Editorial FunSochi.ru visited the construction site and found many ways to tickle nerves offer Sochi branch of the company. The first, and probably the

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CHEP started the production of colored striped LDP

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Shop Chelyabinsk Pipe Rolling Plant "Height 239" produced the first batch of colored striped LDP, told RIA Novosti the CTRP.

"Height 239" was the first plant in the world that produces branded, colored striped tube. The bright color scheme LDP production CTRP will be allocated in the general context of any gas or oil pipeline, which, in turn, can be seen as increased commitment to quality, "- he said.

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The first batch of striped LDP — 5,000 tons — production plant "Height 239" was shipped to the company "Gazprom". In the near

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Workshop Height 239 CHEP has released the world’s first pipe with a design pattern (photo)

In the workshop "Height 239" was first produced in the world, "painted pipe" — a unique technology for anti-corrosion protection of pipes caused colorful drawings.

Design patterns have developed a winners 'scenic highway', which the company CHEP conducted in the Republic of Kazakhstan. The singularity of the competition was the fact that participants were asked to develop a sketch drawings for the oil and gas pipes, and turn them from a purely industrial products pleasing to the eye design creation. During the presentation of unusual pipe shop today "Height 239" visited Kazakhstan artists and designers — winners of the

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HYDROGEN drones BE TESTED FOR US missile defense

The Boeing Company has received its own first customer for the purchase of high-altitude UAV Phantom Eye in the face of the Missile Defense Agency US report now flightglobal.com.   The Agency has allocated 6.8 million dollars to create modifications UAV payload in favor of missile defense. Not so long ago, the company has fulfilled the third flight of the apparatus, it is planned fourth applets with extended trials. Drone, kitted hydrogen engines, has a plot to perform 8-9 operations. Flying in the interests of the Agency will begin with the fifth flight at the end of this year. The

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