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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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Scientists: Tectonic plateau in Pakistan is moving like a caterpillar

January 16. Kohat plateau in north-western Pakistan is a special geological structure that moves on the surface of another tectonic plate small, successive short steps — about the same as a caterpillar, say Indian and American geologists in an article published in the journal Nature Geoscience.

Roger Bilham (Roger Bilham) from the University of Colorado at Boulder (USA) and his colleagues believe that "tracked" nature of the movement was the cause of the mysterious plateau earthquake May 20, 1992, the force of which reached 6 on the Richter scale. To date, this event is considered the most powerful earthquake

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At the height of summer in Norway, the snow fell

July 1, 2013. Despite the fact that in northern Europe for a long time now it's summer, the last weekend of June could hardly be called a sunny and warm. Over the mountain plateau Hardangervidda, located in western Norway Hardanger, real snow fell.

Taken aback by the sudden snowfall tens traveling on roads plateau tourists and locals. For their evacuation took special rescue tugs. There was so much snow, and the temperature was close to zero (+0,9 ° C), which did not allow precipitation to melt quickly. To clean up the roads connecting a number of towns and

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In the desert of Nazca someone drew a five-storey building with men

15.04.2013

Japanese scientists from the University of Yamagata studied the new satellite images of the Earth, and, to his surprise, discovered two new Geoglyphs of Nazca desert.

— Such images in Nazca still has not found! — Rejoiced study leader Professor Masato Sakai . — The drawings resemble the two human figures with large parties. This is very unusual because humanoid image uncharacteristic for this plateau.

The fact that until now has been found about 700 geometric figures primarily triangles and trapezoids and 100 spirals. There are a few drawings

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Pipeline through Ukok problem should be solved in the dialogue — speaker

Resonance problem of building a gas pipeline to China through the Altai plateau Ukok, included in the UNESCO World Natural Heritage Site, should be solved through dialogue, paying attention to issues such as nature conservation and economic development of the Altai Mountains, the speaker of the State Assembly of the Altai Republic Ivan Belek.

"In today's world, issues of preservation of unique archaeological sites in the Altai and economic development can not be considered separately. In this case, the focus should be on co-development co-operation" nature — people — economy "," — said the speaker.

According to Belekova, unilateral "prohibitive"

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Rock concert in support of the Altai plateau Ukok be held in Moscow

The group "Rada and Blackthorn" will perform on Tuesday in one of Moscow clubs in support of the Altai Ukok Plateau is a World Heritage Site, where the recent decision of the local authorities allowed the construction of linear facilities, including pipelines, according to a community of the World Wide Fund for Nature ( WWF) in livejournal.

"The audience is waiting for a half hour heavy" shamanic "folk-rock — folk metal postindustrial, define it as the musicians themselves. This is Russia's first music program made a world trend, connecting different musical styles with the style of shamanism, and the first

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Unknown catacombs Gizy.Udivitelny Egipet.Eto interesting.

What is under the pyramids?

In recent months, a host of rumors and evidence about the excavation and underground passages on and under the Giza plateau. But why local authorities scoff and underestimate these findings?

Giza Plateau stores only surviving to the present day wonder of the ancient world: the Great Pyramid. Overall, the place continues to attract many, and each archaeological discovery instantly receives general public. But in recent years, excavations and discoveries at Giza virtually awarded media attention. Why?

The central figure in all of history on the plateau since the early 1990s — Zahi Hawass, ambiguous

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Frightening Roraima plateau — a huge man-made pyramid?

01.07.2013

Roraima, one of the most impenetrable mountains Guiana Highlands. In the beginning of XIX century, a rare local resident, not to mention the Aliens been on top of it.

Smooth vertical walls, the wide plateau at the top, and most importantly — the constant dense fog that hides the top of the mountain from the casual observer at its foot … These mountains in Ethiopia called Amba, as in Venezuela — mezas. In common parlance, these mountains are called in top shape — dining rooms.

The first Europeans who discovered and described

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