A giant landslide in Switzerland. Photo

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Photo: Marcello Negrini, PlanetMountain.com

01.03.12. Switzerland — Up to 4 million cubic meters of granite was broken on a remote peak in the Swiss Alps in the southern canton Grobuendena (Graubuenden), said Tuesday the office of Forestry.

Landslide at the peak of Piz Cengalo below 3.370-meter was perhaps the biggest in decades in Switzerland, said Christian Wilhelm expert on natural hazards.

This is an extremely large mass, — he added.

The incident took place last week, but Swiss media reported it only on Tuesday, because it occurred in an uninhabited area, untouched motion or winter tourists to an

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CHINESE NEW «ROCK TANK» CONTINUES TO TEST

Network, a new photo of the Chinese «mountain» tank. This machine case «lit up» a bit more than a year back. Echelon with 2 such tanks was unknown photographer captures the moment when he was heading to the area of ​​Tibet.   Since that time, no official records on this subject and did not appear, only occasionally flicker web photo case made of this tank is usually possible to see the car during its transportation railway transport. There are also photos on car trailer. And now — the first photo of the «mountain of the tank» in mountainous terrain.

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The rights to show the cartoon on the fairy tale GH Anderson bought the company in Europe Film Boutique.

The film will be shown in France, Scandinavia and the Baltics.

On "The Flying Ship" and "Bang bang, oh-oh-oh!" Garry Bardin grew so many generations of Russians that he can do anything. And first of all that which no one in cartoons does not: fifteen hour driving nails into the coffin of humanity. Good birds on this metaphorical yard there — even at the end of lzheutenok not hold, revenge. Bardin horrible combines with the beautiful. Tchaikovsky sounds, laughter through tears breaks and dolls are so good that even wish "Duckling" is likely to be the last big puppet

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PP technique has developed a new armored vehicle

Production Enterprise "Technology", in collaboration with NGOs PKU "Special equipment and communication," the Russian Interior Ministry has developed an armored car "Highlander-K" with enhanced mine-protected (MRAP-Mine Resistant Ambush Protected) and 4×4.

(C) photo by Vitaly Kuzmin (clickable)

"Highlander-K" on the basis of four-wheel drive chassis KAMAZ-43501 is based on a previously developed PP "Technique" armored module "Highlander" which is already used by the Interior Troops of the Russian Interior Ministry.

(C) photo by Vitaly Kuzmin (clickable)

The main element of the chassis is a diesel

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Russian Post has taken the first step into the future

 Photo source:yandex.ru

I think those who once sent a parcel or registered letter at the post office, there are a lot of questions to the culture and quality of service of the Russian Post. This surly grandmother and turns, and the interiors have not changed since the Soviet era, parcels and letters that go to the neighboring region for weeks and months, well, etc.

However, as it turned out, in the Post Russia are big changes. And today, a lot has already been done. However, few people know about it … For example, to the surprise for myself, I

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Piranha caught in the River Don. Video. Photo

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Piranha caught in the River Don, Volgograd oblasti.Rybaki from Lugansk caught it on the cake.

Uploaded stremiloff, date: 15.08.2011

The same piranha that in the first video is only still alive.

Uploaded stremiloff, date: 16.08.2011

The information was found on the forum forum.motolodka.ru. Thread is open party under the name Somm they also posted pictures.

 

Message from the board on 18/08/11.

In the area of the Don g.Kalach friends caught a piranha. Pecked on carp tackle with cake. At autopsy to examine the contents of the stomach: piece Extruded cereals, grains like wheat and a

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Skull on Mars. A detailed review of photos

Sometimes it seems that there are people who are willing to explore the Martian each picture under the microscope, just to find something that will resemble the familiar things. And sometimes they get it. I offer you a photo collection, in frames of which were found the skull on Mars.

This photo was submitted rover Spirit

The detailed examination of another photo

This is the photo sent by Curiosity

The influence of climate on Mars rocks, or is it something else?

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Northern lights in Latvia. Photo. Video

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Photo: Janis Satrovskis / Burtnieki, Latvia

2.03.11.Vo Tuesday March 1 as a result of unexpected magnetic storms in some places in the world, and is also in Latvia was seen severenoe shine.

As the portal apollo.lv, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration U.S. data, strengthening of ionized particles and the solar wind was first seen in March in the morning. During the day, the flow rate increased to 650 kilometers per second. Also increased the density of the particles, resulting in a magnetic storm began to drop out of the Arctic Circle in

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After reconstruction, opened the Central Stadium in Yekaterinburg

Stadium seats 27,000 spectators, and at the expense of prefabricated constructions number of fans can be increased to 40,000. Stadium is equipped with the most modern equipment and safety features, there are places for people with disabilities.

 Photo source:ekburg.ru

Rebirth of the main arena of the capital of the Middle Urals began with a colorful show of military brass bands. On the field, the Central Stadium combined military brass band of 700 people sang a hymn of the International Federation of Association Football FIFA. A broken record here has been listed in the Guinness Book of Records Russian

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In Kerch paced whirlwind. Photo

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Tornado in the Kerch Strait. Marina photo Neshev kerch.com.ua

15.08.11.Segodnya a hero city hurricane. Local residents have experienced all the delights of the weather.

Heavy rain flooded several streets Kerch water. As a result, at the crossroads of the Proletarian and Kirov was a great jam.

In addition, flooded storm drains and curbs. Pedestrians around the city to the touch, and the cars were like submarines, reports kerch.com.ua.

But what about the storm in the Kerch tornado can do without … of course, atmospheric vortex appeared in cumulonimbus clouds, and spread down. Kerchane managed to capture the natural

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