Velcro drooped

Annual with low (usually 10-20, rarely to 50 cm) strong erect stem, branching from the middle or slightly below, sparsely hairy, slightly grayish. Leaves linear or narrowly linear, 2-4 cm long and 1-3 mm wide, the lower narrowed into petiole, others sessile, grayish erect hairy or sparsely hairy, hairs on small tubercles. The flowers are very small, clustered in terminal inflorescences brush. Calyx almost totally dissected into five oblong-linear, in fruit stellate-hairy outstretched shares. Corolla blue, with a diameter of 2 mm, with a short tube and campanulate limb. Fruits are round-ovate, Read more [...]
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Dishes from elk

The following are the most common, are popular dishes elk, cook who could be anyone. Steak. For this uncomplicated dishes suitable any meat and fat liver, but much frozen. It is particularly popular in the Siberian hunters and all northern peoples. Method of preparation and use is extremely simple. Take a piece of meat or liver promorozhennaya and from a sharpened knife cut off thin plastic. Immediately taken in hand (plug, less convenient), dipped in salt and the dish is ready to eat. In cases where you need to quickly back up power it has no equal. Quick, tasty and nutritious. Read more [...]
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Simple knot

This is the most famous site, the scheme tying is shown in Figures 1 and 2. After tightening the rope gets a small unit, which is difficult to untie. Simple assembly is strongly bends the rope, so its strength is greatly reduced. If you have a fishing line was formed by accident simple node, then it must be removed and tie twine another node (eg, snake knot, see page 24.). In life simple node can be used as a stopper knot to rope not slip out of the hole. It is also used at the end of the thread, so it does not slip out of the matter, and also to prevent the unwinding of the end of the Read more [...]
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Defining the horizon for buildings

Altars and chapels Orthodox churches facing east, and the bell tower - to the west. A trailing edge of the bottom of the cross on the dome facing south, raised - to the north. Altars Lutheran churches are not but to the east, and the bell tower - to the west. Altars of Catholic churches facing west. Doors Jewish synagogues and mosques are turned around to the north, and the opposite side of the mosques they aim to Mecca, which lies on the meridian of Voronezh, in synagogues - to Jerusalem, which lies on the meridian of Dnipropetrovsk. Idols, pagodas, Buddhist monasteries-mi facade Read more [...]
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Types of fishing accessories: - Rod, spinning rod, donk kiddle - burg, onions, scuba harpoon gun - net net, the spider - Dragnet, Merezha - maze. Spider - a square network with dimensions of about 1 × 1 m on hard struts, lower the horizontal into the water and after a while the sharply rising. Dragnet - a large cone-shaped wicker wicker basket, which drive the fish into a ditch or a narrow river downstream. Merezha - woven wicker trap in the form of a cylinder, the entrances to which are made on its ends protrude as it sinks. Labyrinth - a complicated set of walls, built from stones on the beach, Read more [...]
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Crocodiles and alligators

They are found in many places of the earth: alligators - in the southern regions of the U.S. and in the Yangtze River in China, crocodiles - in coastal sandy or swampy areas at the mouths of rivers in the South Pacific, in some parts of Africa and Madagascar. American crocodile, obi-melting in the coastal regions of Mexico, West Indies, Central America, Colombia and Venezuela, as a rule, avoid contact with humans. Crocodile is a cruel and insidious than the alligator, but generally not dangerous, if we bypass it by. Read more [...]
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Cork elm

One of the most drought-resistant species of elm. Increases in the Crimea, the Caucasus, in the European part of Russia, as well as in Western Europe, the Mediterranean, Asia Minor in deciduous oak and hornbeam forests on the slopes of ravines, but edges, in shrub thickets. Tree up to 20 m in height with a spherical crown and barrel covered with ash-gray, with a winged growths bark. In dry conditions, the skeletal soils Elm takes the form of a bush with large wing-like outgrowths of cork on the branches. Leaves oblique, obovate. Early spring still leafless crowns as a haze enveloping numerous Read more [...]
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Hunting for grouse. Part 2

Between currents and hunting for broods. I have already said that with the disappearance of a current gluharok for egg laying currents subside, and leave their old first, and then, and youth. Females at this time (the end of May, June) are already sitting on the nests, which are usually built in a short distance from the place of courtship, rather casually, it is often limited to only ready grooves. Choosing a place for the nest is not always clever enough, and therefore the withdrawal period, many birds are killed. Passing one day in the month of June with a dog in the road cut in half a mile Read more [...]
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I was not supposed to survive — in ice-blocked

"I was not supposed to survive" - documentary series, which tells about the people who found themselves on the verge of certain death, for which the encounter with death became a crucial episode in the biography, and the ordeal - the beginning of a new life. You will learn about the miraculous powers of the human body that are manifested in the extreme conditions in which a person is on the verge of death. Learn about the mistakes committed by people who, being in despair, for whom death was the best way out of a terrible nightmare. 8 series: "The ice-blocked" / Ice Cave Survivor Read more [...]
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Class Mammalia — mammalia

Mammals - vertebrate animals are very different sizes, the finest of the modern representatives of the class - a white-chive-baby (Suncus etruscus Savi) has a body length of 38-45 mm and weight of 1.2-1.7 g, the largest - the blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus L.) with a body length of up to 33 m and weighing up to 190 so As diverse body shape mammals of Lampreys (whales) to vaguely resembling a bird, with the front legs, transformed into wings, their typical shape of the body, elevated above the ground with the support of all four limbs. The body is covered with hair, skin (at least in the Read more [...]
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Water travel: equipment

 For routes nekategoriynyh hikes, as well as routes of the first category of acceptable any type craft. It must be of such a driving characteristics common to all ships: buoyancy, propulsion, stability on the course, stability, agility, strength, and sufficient capacity. For boating, you can use the following types of light galleys. Whaleboat. This is a four-or shestiveselnaya boat with acute stern. On the move, it is much easier to Yalova, but has a smaller capacity.Skiff Leningrad ("Fofana"). This is a broad two-pair boat. Draft of about 30 cm buoyancy is small, but offset Read more [...]
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Chapter XXIV. Last month detention

September, the formidable as a lion. - Resin in the soup. - Swedish gymnastics. - Soup flavor. - Liver in a tea pot. - Ptomainovoe poisoning. - "Granite soup." - Again poisoning. - Patients all except Campbell. - Oven, hero of our misfortunes, replaced by the new. - Preparation of meat and fat for the campaign. - The first ten days out. - Warehouses of geological samples. - Another dead seal. - Samples found. - Carrying food and equipment to the sledge. - Start of delayed due to the wind. - Thirtieth we leave the cave "September 1, 1912. - Come September, the formidable as a Read more [...]
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Rhode ERYNGIUM L. — Feverweed.

Herbaceous perennials and 150 cm high. Distribution: European part (center, south), the Caucasus, Western Siberia. Contain coumarin (including piraiokumariiy) moio and seskviterpeioidy, triterpeioidy (including triterpene saponins to 0.5% in oversight. Including E. planum L.), flavonoids, glycityl, acyclic poliatsetileiovye Comm., Carbohydrates, and phenolic and fatty acids are an established structure. Marked tannins and 1.5% of E. campestre L, fatty oil to 43% of the fruits of E. maritimum L, essential oil to 0.8% of the fruits of E. campestre. Discovered vitamin C. Medicinal. Those r a n Read more [...]
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Mugwort or mugwort

Perennial herb 50-200 cm tall with thick on top of the rhizome. Stem erect, angular ribbed, branched, usually reddish-purple color, abundant leafy over the entire height. Leaves twice or thrice pinnate, with wide (2.5-9 mm) end segments, green above, grayish below, at the base of the stem well developed ears. Baskets erect, legs 0.5-1 mm long, in loose panicles. Fruit-achene. It flowers from June to September, achenes ripen in July and October. Europe and North species introduced to North America. Widely distributed throughout Russia, including occurs in all areas of the national average. A Read more [...]
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Mosquito — Ag. (O.) intrudens Dyar.

The area covers the forest zone of North America and Eurasia. Accordingly, the spread on the territory of the RSFSR. In Kazakhstan until recently it was considered rare. Studies have shown that this species inhabits not only the entire northern half of Kazakhstan, but also gets to Tian Shan far south (44 ° s. lat.). Found even in the desert riparian thickets of the pool or where likely to penetrate along the flood flowing into her mountain rivers. Disunity finds single copies on the northern coast of the Caspian Sea (floodplain of the Volga) with the main part of the range is explained by Read more [...]
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Finding and cooking

The lack of food for people who find themselves in an emergency independent existence - a big problem. To stray far from the village, it will not be as prevalent, as it is hoped to quickly reach out to people. But if the group was forced to autonomy away from roads and settlements, you have to solve the problem of exploration and production of edible plants, animals and fish. In other words, you need to solve the problem of starvation. During starvation adaptive reactions aimed primarily at reducing energy consumption, reducing the intensity of metabolism. To do this, it is desirable Read more [...]
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Accounting estimates, one must carefully consider all expenditure. Very often, an inexperienced manager considers only the cost of transportation, to purchase products. Indeed, it is the largest expense. But it is necessary to provide more rental or purchase of miscellaneous equipment (pots, bags for food, etc.), payment for accommodation and meals in the dining halls (if you plan to go to the cities or villages), excursions to museums, the purchase of different things (newspapers, envelopes with stamps, etc.). Finally, some money managers should have as a reserve for emergency. Once the budget Read more [...]
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Value (degree) reduce areas on the map called the scale. Such a reduction can be very large: ten, fifty, one hundred thousand times and more. So greatly reduce the image area on the map for it was convenient to use. One can not make a map, for example, the section from Moscow to St. Petersburg on a scale that reduces this terrain only two to ten times: the distance from Moscow to St. Petersburg more than 600 kilometers, even if it is reduced to one hundred times, then map, made on a sheet of paper that are longer than b km, will be completely useless - it can not be used. Yes, and this card Read more [...]
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means for facilitating efforts to lift and (or) transport of goods by a stretched string, rope, etc. tour. practice is most often used in the form of AB roller with a groove around the circumference and detachable clip (Fig. a), allows you to apply to the middle part of the rope groove.Unit (s), block carbine (b), brake block (s) and climbing carabiner used as a block (g). B. This is hinged to the point at which by the Alps. rifle. As a simple BA (with single use) are usually used directly Alps. carbine (fig. d). Lack of it - so. friction when sliding the rope and increased wear. Read more [...]
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All birds are edible, but some are much tastier than others. They are found everywhere - on the high seas and deserts, high mountains and in polar regions - but they can not catch anywhere with ease. Birds that are hunted are the best food: pheasants, grouse, partridge, quail, ducks, geese, wild bush hens, but they are very careful, and many of them are perfectly camouflaged. Birds of prey require long cooking to make the meat soft and destroy parasites. Seabirds can be oily and smell of fish. Traps: easier to catch birds of prey, such as eagles and hawks, or scavengers such as vultures, or Read more [...]
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