Only in the World ocean underwater river was discovered on the bottom of the Black moraglia river, which is formed by penetrating through the Bosporus Strait to the more saline waters of the Marmara sea in less saline environment of the Black sea, is 37 nm, width — more than half a mile, and the rate of flow of water — 4 miles per hour (about 7.5 km/h). A trench formed within the darkness of the river, in places, has a depth of 35 m
The volume transported by river water is 22 thousand cubic meters per second. If this river was on land, then, by this measure, would Read more [...]
In Pakistan washed away dozens of villages
Victims of the floods in Pakistan were more than 800 people. Such disasters the country has not seen at least 80 years. The situation is extremely complex. Washed away dozens of villages, flooded thousands of homes.
From floods in Pakistan affected more than a million people
The number of people killed in floods in Pakistan, more than 800 people. These data led MIAN Iftikhar Hussain, information Minister of the North-Western province of the country. She has been particularly affected by the disaster, continuing for a week.
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Florists from Lipetsk witnessed unique to Central Russia phenomena. In a city Conservatory opened Bud Amazonian water lilies is one of the most rare plants on the planet. For those wishing to enjoy the tropical beauty, the main thing is not to miss the point: water Lily blossoms just two nights.
In Lipetsk green economy in the midst of blooming water lilies, big and small, white, pink, yellow, red, but the disclosure of one water lilies biologists expect a special thrill.
For Central Russia - a unique event. The flowering of the largest on the planet lilies in greenhouses experts believe Read more [...]
August 17, 2013. In the last two weeks in Pakistan continue torrential rains that caused the deaths of 93 people. Another 94 people received injuries of varying severity.
Destroyed more than two thousand houses, rain suffered 58 hectares of crops. In addition, the rains broke the usual way of life more than 84 thousand citizens of Pakistan, according to the portal TwoCircles.net.
The most significant damage caused to the province of Sindh. There has killed 22 people. Caused by heavy rains flood pedophile 15 villages and led to the destruction of 193 houses in the provinces.
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The tornado hit the village Argayashsky district on Friday evening. Squally winds speed up to 23 meters per second was accompanied by rain and hail. The elements raged minutes 5-10. In the epicenter hit the village of Big Usmanov and Balance.
Damaged 22 structure. Generally suffered the roofs of houses and outbuildings. The wind was so strong that he broke the electrical towers: she fell on the pipeline and knocked out from under him stand. Damaged 20 spans the line. Ragged fallen poplar electric wire caused the death of sheep returning from the herd.
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Strange stains on the surface of the sea frightened hundreds of tourists on the coast of the spit Karolino-Bugaz.
Streaks of dirt, width up to 50 meters, and a length of 5 km, appeared near the sea coast, on Saturday afternoon. As reported by local resident George, strange stripes stretch along all beaches from the railway station \"Sea\" to the railway station \"Sunny\". On Sunday, like spots appeared on the beaches \"Dolphin\" and \"joy\"that has already caused a panic among the tourists of the city.
However, caught near the site of contamination associate Professor of botany ONU name of I. Read more [...]
Torrential rains caused the overflow of rivers, demolition of bridges and flooding gorodon people in Pakistan have been killed and thousands were cut off from the great world of the monsoon rains, many suffered from falling roofs,collapse of walls or from electrical shock.
Source: standeyo.com, dailymail, The Great Era Of Read more [...]
Hole diameter m is formed at the middle of the roadway on the street Sernova in the morning, but renovation work began only two hours a day, according to \"the channel NTS\".
To fill the funnel took KAMAZ gravel, because failure was much deeper and wider than expected at first. Almost immediately the failure was offered the post of traffic police, perhaps because in the trap today, no one hit. Although the history of Irkutsk roads knows other cases.
So, two years ago on the street Working under the land left the car. And just a couple of weeks ago in the area of musical theatre was Read more [...]
Two major weather anomalies with different signs, acting on paired territories (European part of Russia and Siberia, is one of the main curiosities of this season and are associated with the same blocking situation. Only get one \"tops\"and the other \"roots\". Residents of the EPR warms the soul, the realization that the heat is not yet across the country began, and the inhabitants of Siberia hope that someday the unit will be destroyed, and they also plunge into heat. But while in Siberia continue to believe the colder days and record night frosts. 2 August in Evenkia recorded in autumn cold Read more [...]
Desperate efforts of believers in climate warming, which by all means try to defend their religion, are becoming more and more ridiculous after a sensational this winter scandal of the IPCC.
Widely used technique is to be attributed to global warming any unusual weather event in any point of the globe. For example, last week reported that in Russia now have some of the highest temperatures and the longest drought in 130 years. Employees of the Russian representative office of the world wildlife Fund, of course, immediately started saying that \"such climatic anomalies will meet more and more Read more [...]
After the hurricane, raging in the Leningrad region in the night 29 on 30 July, on the territory of the ski resort «Igor» (Priozersk district) almost no surviving trees they felled by strong winds, most plucked up by the root.
Now the landscape on the territory of \"Igora\" more like frames from a film-catastrophe. This could personally make sure correspondent 47News, visited ski resort.
As told to the correspondent of 47News workers \"Igora\", Friday and Saturday at the ski resort has been working on clearing the roads, now the workers are busy cleaning the fallen trees. According Read more [...]
Nalezny season. The seaside resort of Mar del Plata, 400 km from Buenos Aires were snowed Photo: AFP
While the Northern hemisphere is suffering from a protracted African heat, in the subtropical areas of South raging unprecedented harsh winter for more than a week Antarctic cyclone attacks the southern areas of Chile and the Argentine Patagonia. In the Andes has had record rainfall. Below zero temperatures dropped and in Peru, Brazil, Uruguay, Bolivia.
Residents of the Chilean province of Aysen has experienced the most severe snow storm in the last 30 years - here fell 70 cm of precipitation. Read more [...]
2010 will be the hottest in the history of mankind
According to the world meteorological organization of the United Nations, the year 2009 was one of the hottest in history. However, scientists from the Australian Bureau of meteorology suggest that this might be the hottest year ever in the history of mankind.
In all countries of the Northern hemisphere of Earth scientists had registered an unusually high temperature.
At the moment the hottest year is 1998, when the atmospheric-air anomaly El niño, which is formed in the Pacific ocean, was the strongest.
The Chinese authorities after a week Read more [...]
Rainfall on the planet is slowly but steadily increasing, however, the scarcity of fresh water in the world as a whole is growing, in Russia decreases, said the Director of the Institute of water problems /TRS/ Russian Academy of Sciences Viktor Danilov-Danilyan.
According to him, Russia is in a rather favorable situation in terms of when the world is growing scarcity of fresh water.
Thus, according to the UN report, now 2.8 billion people or 40% of the population of the Earth/ to some extent are affected by water shortages, and more than 1.2 billion people suffer from physical scarcity Read more [...]
August 6, 2013. After analyzing the temperature indicators from multiple vantage points to the North pole of the planet, scientists have come to the conclusion that this year the Arctic July was particularly cold. Temperature lower than normal impact on the duration of the summer in the Arctic, significantly shortening it.
At the top of the Arctic lands and waters warm period, when the formation of new ice pauses, takes about 90 days. But in 2013, for some reason the specified period of time the fly was able to hold less than half. Similar temperature and duration of the summer fiksirovalis Read more [...]