H. scandens (Lour.) Grudz. (Syn. Humulus scandens (Lour) Merr.) — An annual vine up to 6 m long. Distribution: The Far East.

Flavonoids established structure.

Drug (stems). Those r a n e a r ch e s to e of action — astringent, haemostatic. Indications — infections / infestations: in malaria, Trichophyton, poisoning: the stings of snakes and spiders.

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High-latitude transition

Instructions and reminders for air crews provide that in the event of an emergency landing of people should stay at the landing site before the arrival of aid. This recommendation is quite fair in the high latitudes is almost axiomatic. And it's not only in the fact that in the vast expanses of the polar plane easier to detect than inconspicuous human figures. People who decided to high-latitude expedition, expect fierce frost, hurricane winds, blinding snowstorms, impassable ice ridges and open water of the Central Arctic Basin or mazes huge cracks on the high glaciers of Antarctica. Overcoming Read more [...]
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Rhode PHLEUM L. — Timothy.

Annuals, herbaceous perennials, 20-100 cm tall. Propagation: All. Contain flavonoids, steroids, as well as phenolic acids and feioloaldegidy established structure. Detected alkaloids, carotenoids, tocopherols. Medicinal. Therapeutic action - wound healing, diuretic, detoxification - Ph. pratense L. Indications - diseases of the cardiovascular system: the thrombophlebitis, pain: at. Toothache - Subtitle. h Ph. pratense. In the experiment, Ph. pratense exhibits estrogenic activity, Ph. pratense, leaves Ph. alpinum L., Ph. nodosum L., Ph phleoides (L.) H. Karst. - Antibiotic. Stern. Read more [...]
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Siberian cow parsnip

Description. A perennial herb of the family umbrella up to 150-200 cm Stem faceted, stiff, branched. Root thickened, branched. Leaves ternate or pinnate, the lower palmately separate, long. The flowers are greenish-yellow, clustered in cyme. Flowering in July - August. Fruits in July-September. Fruit-visloplodnik flat edge. It grows throughout the Perm region. Found in meadows, forest edges, clearings, and mixed deciduous forests, scrublands and along rivers, roadsides. Siberian cow parsnip should be distinguished from hogweed Sosnowski, which is widely cultivated as a fodder plant Read more [...]
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Pass this (Survive This). Asylum. Part 2

Les Stroud, known to viewers from around the world as "Survivorman" ("survivalist"), wants to break the stereotypes of a concrete wall separating juveniles from the natural wildlife. "Do you know that young children are not afraid of spiders and snakes?" - Asks Strode. "Neither one of them! While mom or dad will not force them to believe otherwise. For the first time mom or dad jumps from a spider - this is the first message of the child, which is perceived as'' I have fear of this thing.'' ' Now a highly successful expert on survival attempts Read more [...]
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Dish of buffalo, yaks and buffalo

American buffalo roast meat (it should be called bison) was my main course at the ranch Boy Scouts in New Mexico, where I was in the 50's, after months in the foot and horseback trips through the wild, sun-withered mountains and valleys south. In those days, one of the most common bsha coin, one side of which minted image Indian chief on the other - bison (because it was called "buffalo five tsentovik") as a scout, I was quite familiar with the traditional skills of the Indians. My mother hated to cook, and gastronomic requirements father were very modest, so nothing remarkable Read more [...]
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Hunting in Russia in the XIX century. With the development of capitalism. Part 3

In northern Yenisei province hunting study Russian and Evenki, and in the South, except for Russian, Karagas! and representatives of other nationalities. Russian hunters took to trapping artels, being in the forest from October to December, and the second - from March to May. By the end of XIX century. size production of furs from the beginning of the century has greatly decreased, and if the 1825 was shipped from Turukhansk 28,000 sable pelts, the end of the century only 3000 pcs. The population of foxes, foxes and bears also declined, although from Minusinsk district still exported to the Read more [...]
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Organization of insurance and self-insurance (a safety stand)

Dress code - storm suit, gloves, safety helmet, high boots, a hat. Personal equipment - ASC repshnur (5 m), lanyard loop, universal harness loop, backpack, gazebo, 3-5 carbines. Equipment group - rope core (1 x 40 m), the rope supporting (1 x 40 m), 6 - 10 rock hooks, 6 and 10 rifles, three hammer, a set of pitches to work with the chock, chock 80 kg. While chanting receptions organization of the safety chain to create the conditions for development of the reception detention falling weight, fastening a safety rope and separate action spotter to assist the victim. Later repeat complex Read more [...]
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Old friends

To long lake closer and closer autumn. At Aspen, which covered its branches our house began to appear yellow leaves. On the lake has faded white lilies, ripe and ready to fluff the autumn wind brown bumps reed-mace. Night thickens, it was dark at night, lit up over the lake now bright nearby stars, and raised a large white moon, heralding its clean burning light the night cold and blind fog autumn morning. This mist rose over the lake the night before, noiseless, muddy streams flowed from the shore to the water and dragged out all the water for the night. Stars and the moon, looking Read more [...]
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Northern extreme for Benchmade 10100

On the one hand, is a reliable bench, on the other, a mechanism with a mass of moving parts, moving close to each other. That's going to play them in full, wet, put to frost and then we will see what good folding knife with a blade that is longer than the handle. Knife, you see, not quite normal. When you open the one hand we must immediately get used to the fact that the item, similar to the case of the ridge blade comes over you on your fingers. This "rat tail", in fact, performs the same function as the ridge covers, covers the long blade. Just that part that was not enough Read more [...]
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Gold, orange, red nasturtium flowers are often decorated with'' our beds and balconies. These plants were brought to Europe in the 17th century from Peru and Ecuador, where they grow wild. Responsible for spreading them out Bevering Dutchman. We have a flower bed there are two types of nasturtiums - big and small. Nasturtium (Tropaeolum that jus) justifies its name - it is a large plant up to 2.3 meters long. It's a perennial, grown as an annual. Shoots his travel along the ground or finding suitable support, rise up it, clinging leaf petioles. Stems from nasturtium juicy, fleshy, Read more [...]
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Estimate of the distance

Table of distances beginning visibility of objects. For the visual estimation of distance, you can use the following table. Especially seeing the route of various items. Depend on many factors, primarily on the distance to objects. The farther away the object is, the more it looks lower and narrower than in reality. Therefore, large objects appear closer than small ones. Underlying objects (such as a fallen tree) seem longer than facing the same size. Distance on the water in the valley, the snow seems shorter real. The width of the river with a gentle shore is greater than when viewed from Read more [...]
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Movement: halts

During movement requires periodic rest, but there is no single rule. During tracking ski runs deep at the same time the whole group irrationally rest (especially if one part of the trail, and the other carries the weight). At speed of heavy troplenii so small that the group does not stretch, resting in pieces. Rest time and halts intervals determined in this case tropleniya speed and strength of the group. You can ensure that an organization of movement that people with heavy backpacks will move the most advantageous rate and troplenie will not be interrupted for a minute during the day. Read more [...]
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Mosquito — Ag. (O.) subdiversus Mart.

Species, considered rare. Described from Saratov (Martini, 1926). Known from the Northern and North-western Kazakhstan, where in some places (Turgay floodplain) is massive. Kazakhstan has the attraction of it to the semi-desert and southern regions of the steppe zone. Monocyclic early spring look. In Pavlodar and Kostanai regions larva found in temporary ponds formed by melt water, in open, well-heated during the second decade of May. The first winged individuals appear in the middle, and mass years and swarming - from the end of May. The number of breeding generation persists until mid-June, Read more [...]
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Rhode LIMONIUM Mill. — Limonium.

Herbaceous perennials, 5-60 cm high. Distribution: European part (center, south), the Caucasus, Western and Eastern Siberia. Contain flavonoids (including catechins, anthocyanins and 4% in the underground. H L gmelinii (Willd.) Kuntze), steroids (including phytoecdysteroids (Whiting et al., 1998), carbohydrates and 7.5% of the Subtitle. H L. gmelinii, as well as nitrogen-conn., phenols, feioliye acids, higher fatty acids and aliphatic hydrocarbons established structure. tannins are allocated to 25% of the Subtitle. hrs L. gmelinii. detected alkaloids, saponins. Medicinal. Therapeutic action - Read more [...]
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Methods of fishing at night

In contrast to the daylight hours, when the perch are caught mainly on the input, the output of the wells or deep brow, night search for "thorn" is mainly from the shore. Perch, hunting in the shallows, less afraid of spinning, approaching him from the shore with the tide, from the bottom than on the boat. From the boat to throw wobbler exactly to the water's edge can be difficult (such casts to make a large number). If we consider that the water line to the boat is not visible, and the coast in places thickly overgrown with vegetation, each cast threatens the loss of a wobbler. Read more [...]
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Dandelion Bessarabian

Perennial herb 5-20 cm high, with a simple or many-headed root, at the bottom (root collar) wearing woolly dark brown remnants of leaves. Leaves sinuate-Teeth-tye or pinnatilobate, upward directed, rarely pressed to the ground, naked, 5-10 (12) cm long and 2.5 cm wide. Several flower arrows, they erect or ascending, naked or a basket with a flabby pautinistym voylochkom. Outer bracts lanceolate or lanceolate-linear nye.uzhe internal reddish interior - usually twice as long as outer. Flowers are yellow, edge often with orange flavor, in the middle of the corolla with scattered short hairs. Read more [...]
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Marmot marmot — marmota menzbieri kaschkarov. Moult

According to our observations (studied 174 skin), molting periods in 1961 and 1962. did not differ. In the lower zone habitat (altitude 2100 - 2400 m) Marmots come out of the norm at the end of March, and after three or four weeks they begin moulting, namely exfoliating-tion of the horny layer of the epidermis, accompanied by some of the animals scattered precipitation individual hair. In the second half of May is an intense loss hair adult males, semi-mature animals and barren females. Completely they molt completed by August 10-15, although some individuals (mostly barren females), this Read more [...]
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Man overboard!

If you fall overboard, your first task, besides holding afloat - to draw attention to himself. Over the water sound travels well, so scream and splashing noise can be quite effective. Swish the water with one hand (not two, not to go to the bottom) - the movement will make you more visible. If you are in life jackets - and a small boat you have to wear it all the time, - that he may have provided with a whistle and a signal lamp or cartridge, the standard model of an inflatable life jacket military. Swimming Swim slowly and methodically. If you are leaving the sinking ship, plane and move upwind Read more [...]
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Sequoia evergreen

One of the largest trees in the world. Experienced rapid growth and durability: living up to two thousand years, while maintaining the ability to resume shoots up to 500-600 years. Height is greater than 100 m, trunk diameter 6-9 m at the lower crust, the oldest part of the stem red-brown (in America by the color of the cortex called red redwood tree), with deep cracks and peels long longitudinal fibers. The crustal thickness is 70 cm This circumstance, together with the ability to give older shoots and shoots from dormant buds helps Sequoyah survive despite frequent devastating forest fires. Read more [...]
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