Others | The survival encyclopedia - Part 54

ANDROMEDA L. Rhode Andromeda.

A. polifolia L. - Shrub 30-40 cm high. Distribution: Arctic, the European part of the (North), Western and Eastern Siberia, the Far East. Contains iridoids, diterpeioidy, triterpenoids, flavonoids, and phenolic glycol zidy and higher aliphatic hydrocarbons established structure. Marked tannins 4% and 0.8% wax from leaves. Medicinal. Therapeutic action - antitussive - shoots, wound healing - shoots, leaves, astringent - leaves, analgesic-schee. Indications - infections / infestations: pulmonary tuberculosis, diseases of the reproductive system: the women's diseases, diseases of the immune Read more [...]
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Alpine Currant

It grows in the north-western regions of European Russia, in the Carpathians and the Caucasus, along the creeks and rivers in deciduous and spruce forests in the mountains on the rocky slopes and cliffs. Outside of Russia is found in Scandinavia, central and southern Europe. Shrub to 2.5 m tall with brown shoots, seated three-blade elegant dark green leaves. The leaves on the edge of the sharp-toothed, on short petioles, the upper shining zhelezistoschetinistye, bottom, lighter, naked or scattered novolosistye. Red spherical or slightly oblong berries completely tasteless. Used only as an ornamental Read more [...]
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Liriodendron tulip, tulip tree

It grows in the forests of North America as an admixture to other breeds. Cultivated as an ornamental tree in the Caucasus, the Crimea and some southern regions of Ukraine. On the Black Sea coast of the Caucasus there are 200-year-old copies of up to 31 m, with a trunk diameter of 198 cm The largest in Russia liriodendrona instance, planted in the 40's of last century, remained near the village Golovinka (Krasnodar region), height to 36 meters single copies of tulip tree successfully acclimatized in Lithuania, where they reach 16-20 m in height. At home liriodendron 50-60 m in height and Read more [...]
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AE Berman Young Tourist. Control yourself. Part 43

Let's talk about anger, fear, kindness and self-confidence. These feelings, or rather, the mood is so closely related to each other that this is often not aware. For example, in a frenzy to chopping wood with a blunt ax, What is this - a working passion? No, more anger that blunt ax, and solid wood. Such a state is close to panic and fear, "chopping, chopping, and can not see the end of the work." Need to control yourself. You must be able to look at ourselves, look cheerfully, "Well, they say, is a funny little man, he was holding a blunt ax, and he was angry." State Read more [...]
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Salsify eastern

Biennial naked plant height 15-90 cm, containing a milky juice, with taproot. Stem usually solitary, erect. Leaves linear, entire, sessile. Baskets are quite large, arranged singly on the tops of the stems. Wrap single row of 8-10 leaves, bracts significantly (1.5 times) shorter than flowers. All flowers ligulate, bisexual, and bright yellow. Fruit - achene length of 3-4 cm, gradually tapering to nose, with a tuft of feathery bristles. It flowers from May to October, achenes ripen in June and October. Eastern European, North Asian appearance. In Russia in the European part, in the south Read more [...]
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Saving the game killed

With Sloppy dead game, it quickly loses its beautiful view and the port. Summer bird, killed in the morning, may become unusable by the evening, if not the most simple measures. Dead bird should be given as soon as possible to cool and dry. So one should not immediately hide the bird bag or backpack, and must suspend it for a while to his belt. Whenever possible game should hang in a shady and cool place, preferably in the wind. When hunting from a boat you can not blame a dead game in a heap, and we must expand it to the stern or bow, covered from the sun and flies branches or reeds. Gutting Read more [...]
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The role of the interior in Mental Health

Most of the time the modern man, who lives in the middle and northern latitudes are held indoors. "Home, - says the French architect Le Corbusier - has two meanings. Firstly, it is a machine for living, that is, a machine designed ... to give us the comforts of life, comfort. But beyond that, it is a place for our thoughts, reflection, and finally, this place is the home of the beauty that brings to the mind much needed calm "340. On space ships, submarines, in addition to the polar stations premises (control stations, laboratories, etc.), there are facilities for recreation. If Read more [...]
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Rhode AURINIA Desv. — Aurina.

A. saxatilis (L.) Desv. - Herbaceous perennial, 15-30 cm high. Distribution: European part (south-east). Contains phytosterols established structure. Medicinal. Indications - kidney and urinary tract: kidney disease, diseases of the respiratory system: the lung diseases, infections / infestations: in rabies, diseases of the skin and subcutaneous fat: with freckles. Read more [...]
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Xylophaga like poison, bait and food

In different parts of the world, some fishermen use of native plants (roots, leaves, juice, etc.) for fish poisoning or intoxication that it rose to the surface where it can then be easily assembled. Most of these plants native to southern and tropical climate and geographical zones. For example:derris shrub and tree Barrington - from Southeast Asia to Australia desert rose - Africa and the Arabian Peninsula juice Assaku bush, shoots of many species of vines and Timbo lonhokarpus, tree roots brabasko - South America ptitsemlechnik and goat's rue Virginia - North Amerika.Na same territory Read more [...]
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Body wolverine massive, clumsy, with strong semi-finger-walking, limbs. Relatively large paws armed with large pale yellow claws. Covered with long, shaggy hair tail shorter than the head. The head is large, with small rounded ears, neck thick pack. Body length of about 70 cm wolverine, tail - 18 cm, height 40-45 cm at the shoulders and weigh up to 32 kg. The trunk is covered with thick, long, shiny dark brown fur and a hard, sometimes black. Animals rarely fall lighter color. On the sides of the body, from the shoulders to the tail, pulled usually clearly visible broad band ("breeching"). Read more [...]
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Wild honey plant

Many wild plants are essential food for bees, good honey plant, are rich in nectar and pollen. Promotes sustainable honey collection Longer flowering wild plants growing in different ecological conditions of the relief. The same type of plant in the southern slopes of the hills bloom before, than in the north, in the mountains before, than in the lowlands. In this regard, the bees can collect nectar longer. Especially valuable natural spring honey plants: willow, currant, mountain ash, cherry, maple, cranberry, blueberry, bilberry, birch, alder, elm, poplar, aspen, buckthorn. Of herbaceous Read more [...]
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What was in the reeds. Chapter 5

I filled the bag remains biscuits, packed the same bag of salt and a bottle of pepper, poured water into a liter flasks and zavilsya the steppe for the day. Found a place where the channel wider and smaller, undressed, chest-deep in the water to the other side. Vodicka somewhere degrees for four or five, not more, as the skinned body, but it is a good thing, I will only spirit soar, and all sorts of nasty things fly off completely human society. I even hummed to himself a German march, and the wedding march - what could it be? After the break with this skotobazoy my heart was somehow easier, Read more [...]
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Varieties of this kind of breed group formed the basis for the formation of our country of the same breed, standardized in 1951 under the name Russian spayiel (Fig. 115). The small size, enabling the dog to carry in a bag, the original appearance, a large hunting passion and gentle, easygoing nature spaniel won wide popularity. Without making posts, spaniel aggressively seek out and expels any game distance rifle shot from the hunter and conscientiously tries to drag the dead bird owner. In otemistyh rich lands hare spaniel used as a beater, and often half-circle, and even circle this Read more [...]
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Hunters sometimes called little weasel ermine, and if have mean resemblance of these two animals, of course they are right. Weasel like ermine, has a long, slender, very flexible body, with a small head. Similar color and fur of these two species, except for the black tip of the tail in winter ermine, weasel occurs in only in exceptional cases. But, of course, known to zoologists are significant differences in the structure of the body, and the way of life that distinguish friend another of the smallest members of the family Mustelidae. Weasel inhabits the entire country with the exception Read more [...]
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Water and thirst

The presence of water on hand at any time perceived by the majority of modern people as a matter of course. We are so used to our tap water, they rarely think about the water until some drought is forcing input control its flow. However, a person who tries to survive in the open sea or after the flood, although surrounded by water, may have a burning need for water to drink - and there are many places where there is no clear but the rain access to water, but ... Water is always necessary. The basic elements necessary for survival, it is the food, fire, shelter and water. Their priority may vary Read more [...]
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Kalina forked Shrub to 2, less than 4 m in height, with a fork vetvleniem.Gladkie reddish or grayish-brown branches upward. Young shoots are yellow with stellate hairs. Thin okrugloyaytsevidnye leaves obtuse or narrowed in short cusp at the base neglubokoserdtsevidnye. Leaf margins nekrupnozubchaty. Top leaves are dark yellowish-green, bottom light, with very prominent veins in autumn become purple-crimson color. As a young man leaves entirely voylochnoopusheinye. Blooms in late May - June. Sophisticated, umbellate inflorescences panicles reach 8-10 cm in diameter. Outer flowers are white, Read more [...]
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Useful Tips

In favorable conditions, such as the estuaries of Azov, Astrakhan ilmenite or in the deltas of major southern rivers, reeds occupy large expanses of water. Within these thickets lost hunter easy. I installed on my rifle is removable, waterproof compass, and often only use it to choose from a cane captivity. Until this little upgrade many times and had long wandered. As we said in the bush tough aquatic vegetation grows well any animals. Including the one that can hurt the hunter. For example, some bacteria (?) Cause inflammation in the ears, which are then classified by doctors as otitis. Read more [...]
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Types of temperaments

Especially emotional development is closely linked to the physiological characteristics of excitation and inhibition that occur in the brain. In the study of conditioned reflex activity in animals Pavlov identified four main types of the nervous system. These types differ from each other based on the strength or weakness of the nervous processes, their balance or imbalance (ie the predominance of one over the other), mobility or inactivity. Classification of the types of the nervous system, developed by Ivan Pavlov in a study of the brain of animals, mostly coincided with characteristic temperaments Read more [...]
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The smell of fresh cucumber

The famous humorist, legendary Flemish Til Ulenshpi gel sitting in the tavern and did not order anything. Suddenly tavern owner approached him and demanded a fee for just that he inhaled odor roast. Eulenspiegel kept his head and paid him tinkling coins thrown into the air. Still, the delicious smell of the human diet is of great importance: it increases appetite and improves digestion. How fragrant spring first greenhouse cucumbers! Le when many cucumbers, the smell is not so subtle. Now cucumbers everywhere prevalent. Meanwhile, their homeland - a distant India. In the old days, when Read more [...]
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Proper organization of the movement

Now let's talk about how to go on a hike. Contrary to the opinion of many, it is also necessary to be able to. Here are some practical tips. While driving is not recommended to sing. The image of the tourist, fun walking with a backpack and provocative singing the song, created by men, not knowing tourism. Real tourist never sing on the go. Song knocks the breath, so once it becomes harder to go. What famous tourist song? They sing in the evening by the fire, when all things are over, there's no hurry and have time to sit quietly and look at the stars, at the flying sparks Read more [...]
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