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In the United States raised the artificial kidney and successfully transplanted her rat

16.04.2013

American biologists for the first time succeeded in growing high-grade artificial kidney and successfully transplanted it into the body of the rat. Experts have said that developed a novel technique that uses a kidney infection as a "model" to build her a working copy.

"If we can adapt it for the cultivation of human kidney, patients who are now waiting for a suitable donor can receive new organs grown from their own cells," — said Harald Ott at Harvard University.

Work was carried out on rats at the famed Research Center USA — Massachusetts

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More than 400,000 homes are de-energized in France due to the hurricane, Joachim

More than 400,000 homes were without power in western France on Friday night due to the hurricane, "Joachim" (Joachim), reports AFP referring to Interior Minister Claude Geana.

"The biggest problem is a power failure, because there is no light at about 400 thousands of private houses, but in the end, EDF (French Electricity Company) will conduct the necessary work to improve the situation," — he said.

Hardest-hit departments of Morbihan, Finistère, Ille-et-Vilaine, Loire-Atlantique and Vendée.

Energy stated that the restoration work can begin only at the end of the day, when the wind dies down. According to AFP,

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In Cherkasy Tyasmin die in the river fish

Animals

6.06.11.V Cherkasy region in the river Tyasmin dying fish. The cause of death of fish are now trying to establish ekologi.Ob, said acting chief medical sanitary epidemiological station area Vladimir Cherkassky Kupriy correspondent GolosUA.

"The water has a low oxygen content. Perhaps this was the reason. We took the fish on the analysis and found there are no toxic chemicals. But found that there is an increased water pollution. In addition, a few days before the fish kill was a big rain in bold, and atmospheric waters with run into Tyasmin ", — said V. Kupriy.

He also said

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Significant increase in solar activity is expected in March 2012

Another period of increasing solar activity will be in spring 2012 and is expected to peak next December, told reporters, Vice-President of Astronomical and Geodetic Association in Russia, a senior fellow at Pulkovo Observatory RAS Sergey Smirnov.      "An increase in solar activity, the appearance on the surface of our star spots occurrence of strong magnetic storms affect the health and mood of many people," — said Smirnov at a press conference in St. Petersburg's media center RIA Novosti.      According to him, the previous period of solar activity occurred in 2000 and 2002. If this time schedule disturbances on the sun

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Climate change: an epilogue to the Durban conference

Delegates have developed an agreement that will replace the Kyoto Protocol, but the results would be more significant

"It was basically an agreement between the" big guys "between the U.S. and EU. Perhaps something of the future agreement got some emerging economies … "- Tim Gore, an expert on climate.

The participants of the UN conference in South Africa endorsed a package of agreements to combat global climate change. While this is undoubtedly a step forward, according to experts, the conference could complete the work and the more significant results.

After hours of debate and compromise by the

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Raised the Russian flag on the new research vessel Vyacheslav Tikhonov

The huge ship that can float in the ice, designed for research on the Russian continental shelf in the Arctic seas.

 Photo source:polarpost.ru

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Previously, the majority of offshore operations conducted by foreign companies. But now Russia will explore the Arctic with little or no outside help. Name assigned to the vessel Vyacheslav Tikhonov suggested the ship's godmother geographical faculty of Moscow State University Professor Antonin Stupakova.

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— I hope that the research carried out on this ship will bring a gift to Russian discoveries, — she said. — And not

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Colombia is fighting climate change: 108 dead and 430,000 affected by floods

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos said on Monday that the heavy rainy season "will last until March next year." This statement came after the president visited the area affected by the heavy rains. Santos also said that the director of the Colombian Institute of Hydrology, Meteorology and Environmental Studies, Juan Ricardo Lozano, went to South Africa to learn about the plans developed countries about the prevention of global warming. Source: Colombia

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Wonder snake with two heads born in the U.S.

November 2, 2011 23:07

In central Florida born unusual snake — it had two heads, which is a rarity. Told the University of Central Florida biologist Daniel Parker, a few months ago, the Honduran milk snake eggs. When the specialist went to check the incubator, he was waiting for a big surprise. "I could not believe my eyes," — says Parker.

According to him, usually two-headed snakes have a different color. Thus, the two-headed albino snake — still a rarity, said "Globalist". "Perhaps this is the most beautiful ever existed two-headed snake" — enthuses biologist.

Wonder snake with two heads born in the U.S.

More than 30 people have died in Sudan as a result of flooding

More than 30 people in various states of Sudan were victims of floods due to heavy rains, told reporters on Sunday the Minister of Internal Affairs of the Sudan, Ibrahim Hamed.

"Livni, which caused floods in various states of Sudan, have killed 32 people and injuries to 35 people, led to the loss of more than 35,000 head of livestock and destruction of 4722 houses," — he said.

According to him, on the Atbara river washed away 15 villages.

The minister said that the government is preparing to introduce a state of emergency in parts of the country.

According to

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UN proposes to change the climate for 100 million dollars a year

UN chief invited to announce his work already in Durban.

On Tuesday, at a meeting of Parties to the UN Climate Change Conference in Durban, South Africa, the General Secretary of the United Nations.

Addressing the participants of the meeting, he said that few expect from Durban breakthrough or even success. But this does not mean that it should not lead to real progress.

The UN chief said that the meeting should address four specific objectives, including the problem of long-term funding for climate protection.

"With regard to long-term funding, we need 2020 to forward this purpose 100 million. They

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