The Valley of the Weeping Coconut Shell

In the middle of Bothel, a suburb of Scheessel, there is a red house. If you ring the doorbell, a young man surrounded by his three cats, Nala, Lotte, and Finn, opens the door. Adrie Baumann, professional aquascaper, won the XL category in this year’s competition “The Art of The Planted Aquarium” at the Pet Fair in Hannover with his aquarium design “Valley of the Weeping Willow.”

Aquascaping, the shaping of beautiful and intricate landscapes in the aquarium, has a growing following of aquatic gardening enthusiasts and brings a new fascination to an old hobby—and a financial boost to the

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Titanium Valley in the Sverdlovsk region will provide 17,000 new jobs

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The project is the creation of special economic zones (SEZ) "Titanium Valley" in the Sverdlovsk region involves the creation of 17,000 new jobs, said at a press conference on Tuesday, the governor of the region Alexander Misharin.

The project of creating SEZ, which specializes in the production of titanium, in Upper Salda-based world leading manufacturer of titanium products "VSMPO" has been discussed for several years. It is assumed that the 'Titanium Valley "will be produced products needed for the aircraft and aerospace industry. Residents of the special economic zone will within five years to enjoy tax benefits.

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Construction of SEZ Altai Valley in the Altai Republic

"Sibmost" completed the laying of impervious screen to the bottom of the future artificial lake in the special economic zone "Altai Valley". The work carried out ahead of schedule.

Currently, the contractor is completing work on reinforcement of hydraulic structure and begin the construction work on the laying of water mains to fill the lake. As the head of the branch of "Special Economic Zones" in the Altai Republic Chepkin Herman, an official event to launch the filling of the lake, to be held in early October of this year. Impervious screen — a multi-layer construction that will hold

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Resident status Zhigulevskaya Valley received 8 more projects

June 7 held the fifth meeting of the Expert Council of Technopark in the sphere of high technologies "Zhigulevskaya Valley", chaired by the Acting Minister of Transportation and Highways of the Samara region Nikolai Sinelnikova. As the press service of the industrial park, this time for residency received 10 bids. For two projects, the members of the advisory council there were many questions, and applicants asked for time for completion of projects.

7 projects from the discussions were unanimously approved by the advisory council. Two of them belong to the cluster, "Transport and space development", "Creation and implementation

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In the north-eastern U.S. winter again

In the north-eastern United States over the winter weather and climate

Residents of the eastern part of New York witnessed the first heavy snowfall of the season. In the city after a long period without snow weather dropped about 30 inches of rain.

Snowfall began in the middle of last week, in the Mohawk Valley and continued east border with Vermont. Severe ice storm recorded in the Catskill Mountains north of the Adirondack mountain range. Formed snow cover is 15-40 cm, depending on the terrain. In the mid-Hudson Valley snow slowly turned into rain and closer to the weekend ended.

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In the valley of Kedarnath occurred deadly landslide

June 19, 2013. The tragedy happened in one of the valleys of the Himalayan state of Uttarakhand, where people are struggling to cope with the consequences of the terrible floods, has now claimed the lives of 131 people. Landslide virtually wiped out the village Kedrnath where the famous Hindu temple.

According to preliminary data, the disaster claimed the lives of 50 villagers. The fate of more than 6,000 people still do not know, 20 of them were servants of the temple. The search for the missing much more complicated, since a landslide severely damaged landing area for helicopters

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In anticipation of the big bang in the Death Valley

In anticipation of the big bang in the Valley of Death Danger Zone

Death Valley, intermountain basin in the Mojave Desert, was formed 800 years ago — later than previously thought. Geologists have determined that the crater Yubihibi in the California valley width of 800 meters and a depth of 180 meters is not formed by a prehistoric volcanic explosion, and that the conditions for the further changes exist today.

Presumably the crater was formed when rising magma column passed through the accumulation of ground water by activating the explosive processes. During phreatomagmatic explosion erupted superheated steam, volcanic ash and

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Two medium-strength earthquakes in Italy

Two medium-strength earthquakes in Italy Natural Disasters

January 25, 2012 in northern Italy in the Emilia Romagna region near the city of Parma, an earthquake measuring 4.9. Tremors were felt over a wide area of the country, as well as in the southern Switzerland. The epicenter of the earthquake was near the villages Lentinone, Corte Godi and Enza. Victims were found, but the local data in several houses collapsed chimney, and the streets of Parma destroyed masonry.

8:00 before the aftershocks occurred strength 4.9, 4.3 earthquake struck the area of Verona, located 80 kilometers from Parma. The epicenter was at

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IT-park Zhigulevskaya Valley: the implementation begins

In the Samara region began the construction of IT-park "Zhigulevskaya Valley". Already in 2012, the IT-park residents will work in three main areas: automotive, petrochemical and aerospace. Through the use of core IT-park — Data-center — "Zhigulevskaya Valley" will be able to provide services to industrial design and engineering is not only present in the region, "AvtoVAZ" and Renault, but also to other major producers.

The decision to build in Togliatti technological park in the area of high technology has been approved by the Government of the Samara region in May 2010. Creating IT-Park is one of

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The Valley of Geysers in Kamchatka

Russia will invest $ 3 billion in tourism. As part of these efforts, it can open for tourists Nature Reserve, where the most active volcanoes in Eurasia and geysers.

Distant Valley of Geysers since its opening in 1941 saw very few. It was completely closed to the public under the Soviet laws that ensure the safety of most impressive of reserved seats for there research. Since 1991, this valley is 6 kilometers, where 90 active geysers and a large number of thermal mineral springs, is available to the public unless accompanied by a guide, and then only

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