North Brazil covered the severe floods

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Boa Vista, 7 June. Regime declared a disaster in the northern Brazilian state of Roraima from record flooding. This, RIA "Novosti" reported in local government.

Heavy rains caused rivers to overflow of the Rio Branco, a member of the Amazon basin. The water level rose by 10 m, which is two feet higher than the previous record, recorded in 1976. Dozens of communities were completely cut off from the outside world.

According to the Civil Defense staff, seven settlements in the lower reaches of the river completely disappeared under the water. In the state capital, the city of

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Severe flooding occurred in Brazil

Regime declared a disaster in the northern Brazilian state of Roraima from record flooding, said Monday the local government.

Heavy rains caused rivers to overflow of the Rio Branco, a member of the Amazon basin. As a result, the water level rose by ten meters, half a meter higher than the previous record, recorded in 1976. Dozens of communities were completely cut off from the outside world.

According to the Civil Defense staff, seven settlements in the lower reaches of the river completely disappeared under the water. In the state capital, the city of Boa Vista, declared emergency

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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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