The radioactive cloud from Japan tomorrow will cover the U.S.

A cloud of radioactive contamination from the Japanese nuclear power plant emergency, "Fukushima-1" gets to the U.S. on March 18. With such a forecast made by the experts of the Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty at the United Nations. Experts suggest that on March 17 the radiation plume will cross the Pacific and affect the Aleutian Islands, and in the evening on March 18 will cover Southern California and southwestern United States, including Nevada, Utah and Arizona. The experts say that the level of contamination is low and will not significantly affect the health of people in

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The situation in Japan has reached a critical point

MOSCOW, March 15 — RIA Novosti. The situation in Japan, the injured after the strongest earthquake and tsunami on March 11 has reached a critical point: the six damaged NPP "Fukushima-1", the radiation is spreading faster with each passing hour. The death toll, according to the latest figures, has reached 2500 people, about two thousand people were injured, more than 17,000 remain missing. Radiation has already managed to get to the Japanese capital: instruments recorded in Tokyo in the presence of radiation in the atmosphere microdoses. According to the head of Rosatom Sergey Kiriyenko, the radiation threat to the

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Magnitude earthquake rocked Japan increased from 8.8 to 9.0

Magnitude rocked Japan March 11 earthquake increased from 8.8 to 9.0. It was announced on Sunday the country's Meteorological Office on the basis of a more detailed study of the available information.

At the same time ever recorded on Earth was recorded only seven earthquakes with magnitude 8.8. According to the scale of the American seismologist Charles Richter, the increase of the magnitude of 1.0 corresponds to an increase of the amplitude fluctuations of 10 and increase the energy of the earthquake is about 32 times.

As the main police headquarters in Japan, in the list of

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AN-225 Mriya brought from France to Japan 140 tons of humanitarian aid

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The world's largest aircraft AN-225 "Mriya" delivered today from France to Japan 140 tons of humanitarian aid. This was reported in the RBC press service of the Ukrainian state enterprise "Antonov". Flight was carried out on behalf of the Government of France. Among the goods were machinery and generators. The plane took off after unloading in Hostomel (Ukraine).

Note AN-225 is not the first time a humanitarian mission. In February 2010 he moved from Tokyo for the government of Japan's large-sized construction equipment for earthquake relief in Haiti.

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Earthquake in Japan nuclear disaster may turn

 Japan abandoned all efforts to combat the effects of the strongest earthquakes on record. Most concern is the state of the Japanese nuclear power plants, many of which have suffered. Environmentalists do not exclude the possibility of accidents and claim that at risk of potential radioactive release has several Russian cities.

The most terrible earthquake in recent history occurred in Japan on Friday morning. Magnitude quake reached 8.8 on the open Richter scale. As the Secretary General of the Cabinet Yukio Edano, the people must be prepared for aftershocks, and there is a threat of a new tsunami. The official

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Environmentalists have forced Japan to give up killing whales

Japan announced today the decision to opt out of this winter from whaling in Antarctic waters because of threats from radical environmental organization "Sea Shepherd". In this situation, there is no way to ensure the safety of seafarers and fishermen, said at a press conference in Tokyo, the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of the country Mitihiko Kano.

Earlier, activists of the "Sea Shepherd" repeatedly attacked by the Japanese whalers, throwing smoke bombs. Radical environmentalists are trying to block the ropes as propellers. Some time ago between the schooner "Sea Shepherd" and the Japanese whaling ship even took place

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American power in the Russian uranium

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To date, we have [Company "TENEX" — TM] Has signed 13 contracts with 11 U.S. companies. The portfolio of these contracts exceeded $ 5.5 billion today. Of course, this is not the limit.

General Director of JSC "TENEX" Alexei Grigoriev, "low morale ended"

17.05.2012 11:34 | «Echo of Moscow» Anisimov: Hello. Our guest is the CEO of "TENEX" Alexei Grigoriev. Before we begin our conversation, you need to explain to our listeners what your company "TENEX".

A. Grigoriev: First of all, I must say that the company "TENEX" is part of the State

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New earthquake in Japans Fukushima

In Japan, Fukushima prefecture in the northeast of the central island of Honshu, where the nuclear power plant emergency, "Fukushima-1", an earthquake of 4.2 magnitude on the Richter scale.

According to the National Meteorological Service of the country, the focus lies at a depth of 10 km, a tsunami threat arose.

Information on casualties or destruction, as well as violations in the plant have been reported, according to ITAR-TASS.

In Japan, incineration discontinued because of radiation it

TOKYO — October 4, RIA Novosti reported. The high content of radioactive cesium in the ashes, obtained by burning debris from areas near the Japanese nuclear power plant emergency, "Fukushima-1", led to the closure of one of the incinerators in the east of the country, local media reported.

Recycling plants in Kashiwa (Chiba Prefecture) was the first company that has been stopped because it exceeded the maximum permissible limit for stored on it with radioactive waste. According to local law, the ash, which contains the radioactive substance can be used to spray on fields as a fertilizer and should

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For nearly 100 years of Russian-Japanese war is considered to be public disgrace

May 27, 1905 Russian 2nd squadron of the Pacific Fleet, commanded by Vice Admiral Rozhdestvensky suffered a crushing defeat in the Tsushima Strait from Pravitelskogo Navy land of the rising sun. This particular battle and the defeat of the Russian fleet put the last point in the infamous, in the views of many, the Russian-Japanese war, the harbinger of future troubles.

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From the known natural causes and description Russkoyaponskoy war in Russian historiography is the most ideological bias in nature, while the inertia of Russian plants is felt to this day. Every schoolboy knows that the lesions on the

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