Record cold established in Finland

In the northern Finnish town of Kuusamo, a record low temperature, the temperature there fell to minus 40.3 degrees, the channel reported YLE.

The city Salla temperature also dropped lower than minus 40 degrees. In northern Finland is heavy snowfall.

According to the Hydrometeorological Institute, the most abundant snowfall is expected in Kymenlaakso province east of Helsinki.

On Sunday snowfalls are also expected on the west coast of Finland, and in the south-western part of the country, reports "Interfax".

VEvrope the cold killed more than 80 people, Italy, were covered with snow

Gondoliers in Venice carries passengers across the channel, February 1, 2012WARSAW-Europe on Wednesday froze — the continent's lowest temperatures in decades. The death toll from the cold than 80 people in various countries try to clear the snow from roads and railways. Last night in central and eastern Europe was frozen for at least 28 people, and in its south and west of the country began to feel the effects of the cold front that came from Siberia. Snow has fallen in Italy, where he tried to clear the road after a heavy snowfall, and the French island of Corsica

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Repeated drought in East Africa is inevitable

Picture of rainfall over East Africa changed so that severe droughts have become more likely, and this means that you need to review the principles of providing assistance to the region.

One of the poorest parts of the world have already experienced its worst drought in 60 years — in 2010-2011. In a report released last week, the organization Oxfam and "Save the Children" argue that the international community slow to help, and this has led to thousands of deaths that could have been avoided. Despite predictions of an impending drought, many donors are reluctant to act until

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Europe prepares to freeze …

As reported today by representatives of the Serbian police in the country for the last day of hypothermia three people died, and several taken to hospital with frostbite. Worst situation is observed in other Balkan countries — Macedonia, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina.In Poland during the past weekend, when the temperature dropped to -27 degrees, frozen to death 10 people. This winter was one of the coldest in Poland in the history of weather observations and already claimed the lives of 46 people.In the Czech Republic last weekend froze one man in Lithuania — at least three of them.In Bulgaria, which

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What is the temperature of ice in the Arctic?

Thermometers length of about 800 m "set" the Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica, and now they will provide information about the world and the sea ice temperature, so you can keep track of climate change and its impact on the surrounding continent. Used new technology allows to do what was previously impossible to record continuous temperature data in and under the ice shelf.

Ice shelves are used as "stoppers" that hold large glaciers in West Antarctica from sliding into the ocean, and thus, do not give rise to sea level. Therefore podtaivanie ice shelf from below under the

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2011 was one of the warmest on record

Passed in 2011 was among the ten warmest in history of meteorological observations, which are maintained in 1880. This is stated in the report of the New York Institute for Space Studies. Goddard United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

It is noteworthy that one of the ten hottest in the history of observations has nine years of this century, and only one — 1998-th — the past.

"We know that the planet is absorbing more energy than it gives. Thus, the trend to an increase in temperature. Even

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What is happening to our planet?

Less attention is paid to problems of politics, and even the mysterious world financial crisis pales next to the predictions of things to come. And many of these predictions do not make sense.

Humanity is at a new stage of development, when each of us understands that to live "like before" we will not be ever.

Many factors point to the fact that in the history of civilization reached a turning point, after which we expect not only quantitative changes (which may be expressed in a change of power and ideology, as well as in the improvement of

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Lowest in 16 years, the temperature recorded in the north of India

January 14. The lowest in the past 16 years, the temperature recorded on Saturday night in the administrative capital of the northern Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar, IANS news agency reported citing local authorities.

"The minimum temperature dropped to a mark of minus 7.8 degrees Celsius, the lowest temperature for the last 16 years. In 1995, the lowest temperature was minus 8.2 Sringare degrees "- gives the words of the head of the local agency representative Weather Service Sonam Lotus.

According to him, the lowest temperature in the country's history was recorded in Srinagar in 1893,

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Last year was the warmest in the history of the Arctic and Siberia

The average temperature in the Arctic and Siberia in the last year reached the highest value ever recorded, and in the northern hemisphere in 2011 was among the ten warmest, according Roshydromet.

"In 2011, once again, as in 2010, the largest annual air temperature anomalies were formed in the Arctic — to 5 degrees above normal and more, but this time not in the Canadian, and Russian. In the north of Scandinavia and Canada, European Russia and the Urals, in most of Siberia, and in some areas of the U.S. and France, as well as parts of the Pacific

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Mount Zarathustra, invasion of fungi and fireproof letter P: top 5 anomalies Perm region

October 16, 2012 21:10

"AIF-Kama" was just three rating unknown: according to the journalists, according to UFO researchers and the popular version. Permian, October 16 — AIF-Kama region. Perm region has always been a place of mystery. Here, you and beliefs of the heathen, and the "Golden Woman", and Chud, pushed to the ground. River Styx washes Egoshihinskoe cemetery, and the station Adischevo meets stray travelers. There are modern anomaly — headless red-art facilities, the mystical theater and the smell of gas, which consistently appears on the streets of the city every two years. But how to select from

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