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October 2, 2013. Samalas volcano on the island of Lombok in the Indonesian province West Nusa Tenggara, caused disaster people on the planet. Almost 750 years ago, the tropical giant released into the atmosphere about 40 cubic kilometers of ash, changing weather in many parts of the world and destroying the local civilization.
In order to prove the guilt of the volcano, an international team of scientists, which included representatives of the United Kingdom, Indonesia, France and Switzerland, had to visit different areas of the planet, including the Arctic and Antarctic. By the way, it was in centuries-old ice of
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Islands in the Pacific Ocean
Pacific takes more than one-third of the entire surface of the globe, and rightly called before the Great. On its vast area there are large volcanic coral islands that rise from the depths of 4 000-6 000 meters.
The most significant of the archipelagoes of the Pacific Ocean are Hawaii. Main group there are eight islands, whose total area is nearly 17,000 square kilometers. All of them are mountainous and have resulted from volcanic activity is taking place in different geological periods.
In the eastern part of the archipelago, and now from time to
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October 25. More than 210 localities of the Kostroma region with a population of over 17,500 people on Tuesday were left without electricity due to the accident at the power line, according to RIA Novosti, the representative of the regional emergency department.
"At 13:35 it was reported that in the area there was a violation of the Galich supply 110 kV transmission line. As a result of violations of transmission lines without power are 213 settlements Chuhlomskogo and Soligalich areas with a population of about 17.51 thousand people, "- he said.
At the scene has gone maintenance crews IDGC of
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Police officers killed in New York arrow that killed four people
64-year-old Kurt Myers started shooting, first on the walls in his own apartment. Then the old man went to a barber shop around the corner from a pistol and killed two visitors. Owner of the establishment and another man were taken to hospital with serious injuries. At that Myers did not stop and drove to a nearby settlement Herkimer, where a car wash was shot two more people. Later, he barricaded himself in his home.
In the morning the police stormed. First they launched a dog into a
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Once upon a time I had a chance to watch a German documentary about the Russian post-Soviet era. They love these movies and obviously have some kind of sadistic pleasure from the contemplation of our troubles, or are not spinning used them at least once a week on your TV. So, there described the territories that once belonged to the Japanese, and after the 2nd World departed the Soviet Union. Standing on a hill, a little man our shared with the Germans their memories, and those transferred. He said something like this: "Once upon a time on the hill
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October 5, 2013. A tornado hit the U.S. state of Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota, as a result 15 people were injured
Most affected residents of Wayne, Nebraska, TV channel NBC News. Eight people were taken to hospital by ambulance. Another seven wounded themselves sought medical help.
According to local media, referring to Mayor Ken Chamberlain (Ken Chamberlain), his injuries are not life threatening. At least four homes and municipal sports complex in Wayne were completely destroyed. All roads in the city are blocked. In rural areas, Woodbury County (Iowa) were destroyed about 30 homes, according to RIA Novosti.
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May 16, 2013. Showers in conjunction with the spring floods have caused massive floods in China. Currently elements covered 14 provinces and autonomous regions, the number of victims exceeds 3.41 million people, the local agency "Xinhua".
According to the Chinese headquarters of flood control and drought, rainfall that has fallen since the beginning of the year, is significantly elevated in a number of areas that are located south of the Yangtze River, although in most parts of China did not exceed the norm.
According to the available data to date, the floods in China have killed 12 people, emergency
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According to official statistics, the number of able-bodied people in the U.S. who have left the ranks of the working population has grown, and is now approaching the psychologically important mark of 90,000,000 people.
The Ministry of Labour has published a summary of the number of "labor army", whose ranks steadily diminish because of the mass retirement of so-called Baby Boomers and the ongoing problems in the economy.
Point is that Unemployment, especially after careful statistical analysis of the officials concerned, does not reflect the real picture: Ministry of Labour, publishing official data (7.7% last month — the lowest
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May 10, 2013. Several southern regions of the East African state of Somalia, including Baidoa, Dzhovhar, Miido and Lower Shebelle badly affected by a succession of floods, triggered by weekly rainfall. In the Middle Shebelle thousands of people homeless, which is not surprising in a country where people sometimes live in huts of sticks, plastic sheeting, in cardboard boxes that are easy to break the flow of water.
Chances are that at the time of floods killed an entire family, consisting of 12 people. In the unenviable position are hundreds of families living in evacuation camp organized after the
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British "Virgin Queen" Elizabeth I cut off his head, not only of Mary Stuart, she executed another 89,000 of his subjects. Unlike his contemporary, Ivan the Terrible, who called it "vulgar young lady," Elizabeth (whose mother, Anne Boleyn, by the way, was also beheaded) did not repent of their deeds either publicly or privately, were slain in the "synodic" is not recorded, money for eternal commemoration of the monasteries did not send. European monarchs such habits in general had never had.
Will be in London — buy a ticket on a sightseeing tour of the city center in an open
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