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The 15 most deadly corporations

Whether these corporations are people, they would be serving life sentences. Instead, they continue raking in the big bucks successfully. Desecration of human rights, murder, war, environmental disasters and exploitation of animals — that's how they swim in money. Get ready to experience disgust.

1. Chevron

In this list, several major oil companies, but Chevron deserves a special place in hell. From 1972 to 1993 the corporation Chevron (then Texaco) unleashed 18 billion gallons of toxic water of the tropical forests of Ecuador, with no recovery, destroying the lives of local farmers and indigenous people by poisoning. Chevron had

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Scientists discovered in Antarctica, the largest subglacial flood

July 4, 2013. In Antarctica, scientists have been able to find signs of the enormous ice flooding that has accumulated about 6 billion tons of water close to the ocean. The cause of flooding could become over the banks of a giant lake Cook, located under the ice cap of the continent. Displacement in this location can be compared with a double volume of water contained in the River Thames.

According to data from the satellite, the lake is hidden under the 2.7-kilometer layer of ice, which sank in the place where the flood was formed. The peak of the

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Nanobutylki save the world from a shortage of drinking water

Nanobutylki save the world from a shortage of drinking water Facts

Climate change constantly reduces drinking water on the planet. But even if all the water from the rivers and lakes dry up, now there is hope for humanity will not die of thirst with a new device — a special bottle, absorbing moisture from the air. But according to scientists, the Earth's atmosphere are concentrated over 11 quadrillion gallons of water.

The world already knows about wind turbine, which can absorb water from the air even in the desert, but this method of getting rid of thirst

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The global decline in groundwater levels

Map of drought is based on satellite data and the results of Grace extended weather observations. Dark red color denotes the effect of drought in Texas this year. The new data analysis indicates Grace satellite to change the level of groundwater in the world. The information provided by NASA and the Centre for Drought Control from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. (GRACE (born Gravity Recovery And Climate Experiment) — a satellite mission designed to study Earth's gravity field and its temporal?'s Variations associated in particular with the processes of climate change — annotated. Interpreter).

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How to eat in foreign resorts

Ahead of New Year holidays, and on February 23, March 8 and May holidays. The long-awaited holiday weekend is traditionally carried out in many trips to different countries, and not very exotic. How to eat when traveling abroad, it does not hurt your stomach, do not make the body suffer from intoxication and not gain extra pounds? These and other questions will help us to answer physician reflexologist, Ph.D., author of a unique technique Golden Eagle ® Mariyatt Mukhina.

— Mariyat, share, please secret of how to eat on the go? ?The first rule is, wherever you

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Rivers of the world continue to lose your water supply

Rivers of the world continue to lose their water supply Scientists prove

Four of the world's major rivers, including the huge South Asian river basin of the Murray-Darling, retain the status of low-displacement as a result of careless use of its resources and climate change. According to a study at the Australian National University, the same situation in the basin of the Colorado River in the United States, the Orange River in South Africa, the Yellow River in China.

Each of these pools have long been a sharp decline in external impact of water, mainly due to the

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Flooding in Jordan

Flooding in Jordan Natural Disasters

In Amman, the Jordanian capital, flooding occurred. Heavy rains caught the city by surprise, as well as the nearby town of Zarqa, which is 22 kilometers east of Amman. On the streets of this village were a lot of water, vehicles stopped traffic on the already congested streets.

The local people were in a panic, because the flood was a major in 10 minutes after the start of rainfall. To avoid accidents and drift cars with flooded streets, had to temporarily block traffic. Because water itself could not get off, even mine drainage

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In Britain, the chaos intensified after floods

In Britain, the chaos intensified after floods Natural Disasters

British Isles continue to suffer from floods, triggered by flooding of rivers and rain. Continues to increase the number of flooded homes and businesses across the country, there are two strong flood warning (at the risk of life) on the main highway west submerged.

Last day, the number of victims. Young girl sleeping in his tent, death rolled a tree. The same fate is likely befell two other men near the center of the county of Exeter. In it, as in Cornwall and rescue teams are working with might

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More than a million people in China suffer from a shortage of drinking water due to drought

July 25, 2013. About 1.15 million people living in the provinces of Hunan / Central China / Guizhou and / Southwest China /, because of the intense and prolonged drought are suffering from a shortage of drinking water. This is today Xinhua reported.

According to the agency, because of the continuing few weeks of dry weather the local farmers may lose their crops on the areas in 697.9 thousand hectares, and about 436.3 thousand head of cattle.

In the affected areas of the Hunan provincial government has sent 2.5 million people and 13 thousand tanks with water.

In the coming

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Scientists have discovered a new way of producing electricity

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Canadian scientists have invented a new way of producing electricity from flowing water. The new device, which description is published in a special edition of the Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, called "electrokinetic battery."

The battery is a small glass jar, which run through hundreds of thousands of parallel microscopic channels. Due to the phenomenon of the electric field that creates a two-layer medium, the vessel operates as a conventional heating coil. Water it flowing through the

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