With the decrease of plant communities in the transition zone of the steppes, semi-desert and savannah to change not only the flora and fauna.
The most important for life in the desert - is to be able to adapt your body to combat overheating. The surface in the daytime desert heat to 70-85 ° C.
Many wildlife species are in the desert nocturnal, hiding in caves from harmful sun rays. But more often the very behavior of animals and insects to help them tolerate high daytime temperatures. Many of them with the onset of the summer heat stop active and hide in burrows dug up the cool soil Read more [...]
Series 4: World record
In 2006, the Discovery Channel made a documentary film about how a group of climbers trying to climb Mount Everest. It is a fascinating story about people who want to conquer the highest peak in the world. Climbing has become their most severe test in life. In 2007, the team leader Russell Brice again hit the road. This time, he took a few newcomers, including 71-year-old Japanese man Katsuske Yanagisawa, who dreams of becoming the oldest person to climb Mount Everest. Second attempt to make a bodybuilder asthmatic Mogens Jensen from Denmark and Hollywood rider Tim Medvets. Read more [...]
In previous trips we have been trained skills mainly in one place, ie will not go. In the same exit we had a full campaign with a minimum of equipment. Weight of a backpack is limited to 5 kg. I weighed 8 kg 5 kg and 3 kg snaryagi camera with personal belongings. Well, traditionally we have not carried a tent and food. There were three of us again.
Location - the North Caucasus. The time of year - the beginning of November. We went with a small group (7 persons), where everyone wanted to experience the hardships of varying degrees of survival. We had a triple 1 Bed, 1 mats, 1 hammock and Read more [...]
Seasonal tropical forests of Africa, gradually smaller, dissolve in the hot haze of savannas and deserts. Only by overcoming these barren areas, and even in the north and the mountains, it was 2-3 thousand years ago to see again these forests. Here while growing evergreen subtropical forests. They ringed the border shores of the Mediterranean from Gibraltar to Turkey.
Mediterranean - the cradle of human civilization. From prehistoric times to do a cradle made of dry wood and set closer to the fire. For the sake of the universal cradle, in order to fire in the hearth of civilization did not Read more [...]
"Elder whole garden flooded! Elder is green is green! Greener than the mold on the vat, Green - then in the early summer! ♦ • * And then the waterfall grain Then elderberry With something plum, with something sticky. Above the gate, moaning violin near the house, which is empty - Lone Elderberry bush "Marina Tsvetaeva. The poem is called - Elderberries. Not only ours, red, bright and familiar to all, and a little more southern black elderberry. Just about it - "plum with something, something sticky." Elderberry juice in a thick, sticky, blue-violet, sweet. That's Read more [...]
Binding of 4 or more people by one pitch - a rough and obvious error. Number NA associated with it, does not exceed 10 (5% of the National Assembly during the study period). Almost all of them occurred on the climbs to V / m in suitably qualified groups (class I to the masters of sports) at a time when most of the climbers have completed the ascent - coming out on top or at the beginning of the descent. Apparently, this is a case where a large physical fatigue leads to loss of alertness, sense of real danger that - a reminder how important it is collected, clear, without a dangerous relaxation Read more [...]
Dream serves as a temporary loss of human feelings of his own existence in the world. In a state of sleep a person is not aware of a member of his inner world of content. Asleep, he seems to be moving away from the world and brush aside his irritation. During sleep, a person has a dream. Waking up, he relates what he saw in a dream a reality.
Prolonged isolation in the isolation chamber in some cases leads to the fact that dreams merge with reality and can not be carved out of it. During one of the tests the doctor on duty mistakenly turned on the light in the isolation chamber 20 minutes Read more [...]
Reliable way to fix the leash to the main line. First, a figure eight on primary the line. Then pass through eight lead and tie it to the main line and tighten the eight. Strictly follow the diagram on the figure, then tied lead will deviate from the main line.
Poisonous plants protect themselves from animals and from each other. Sometimes they become toxic for other reasons.
The degree of toxicity may depend on PlantPrimeurs spedi conditions, eg, from the Table of Contents of selenium in the soil. Thus, the usual non-toxic PlantPrimeurs may be poisonous.
Action PlantPrimeurs chepez stomach.
Solanine poison accumulates in the green with the light or pepezimovavshih kaptofelya tubers in the soil. Cyanide compound amygdalin, which form DURING paspade prussic acid, contains the bones in pepsika, abpikosa, plums, cherries. Heavy otpavlenie can come Read more [...]
1. The heat in the desert thirst alone is not accurate measure of the amount of water you need. If you consume only the amount of water needed to quench your thirst, you can still be dehydrated slowly continue. Drink more water, whenever possible, especially during meals.
If you drink water only during meals, you will have a tendency to dehydration between meals, but the normal state will recover from eating and drinking, but nevertheless, you will often feel tired because of the energy loss along with the loss of water .
2. The forces that are lost as a result of dehydration, quickly Read more [...]
Most people are on the ice, turning water to cut his way. Or going for ice fishing. In a stable cold weather, when the temperature does not rise more than minus five degrees, safe pedestrian movement is a single thick ice four to five centimeters.
Vosmisantimetrovy ice can carry two people standing nearby, 12 - 14 cm - five seven. Autumn ice is safe for one person at a thickness of not less than 10 centimeters. The most durable transparent ice with a bluish or greenish tinge, with no air bubbles formed in the frosty, windless and rainless weather. During the thaw, frost, rain, ice becomes Read more [...]
Chin meadow. It plant popularly called the Sagittarius-grass, Zhuravka, peas, pea yellow. Perennial herbaceous species with climbing stems and leaves with paripinnate stipules. Flowers are yellow, butterfly. Blooms in June and July (cover photo).
Chin meadow is common throughout the Perm region. It grows in meadows, clearings, steppe slopes, waste lands, in deciduous forests, roadsides.
In folk medicine uses herbs, roots. They contain protein, bitter substances, flavonoids, organic acids, carotene, vitamin C, saponins. Used in acute and chronic bronchitis, liver disease, insomnia, Read more [...]
Biennial plant height from 10 to 50 cm Stems erect or ascending at the base, much branched, ribbed-grooved, sharply rough, sparsely arachnoid like leaves. Pinnate leaves into narrow linear pointed lobes. Baskets ovoid-cylindrical, are collected in a common spreading paniculate inflorescence. Involucre cylindrical, 8-10 mm long, 3-3.5 mm wide, leaves them with three veins and thorns cusp. The flowers are usually pale pink or whitish. Fruits - achenes brownish with a barely noticeable crest. It flowers from June to October, achenes ripen in July and October.
Europe-Caucasus-Asia Minor form. Read more [...]
Prolonged exposure to extreme conditions of the autonomous existence of two or more people often raise complex relationships between them, related to changes in psychological adaptation and transformation.
In extreme conditions, some members of the group appear alienated from the common problems of the group, there is a lack of understanding and acceptance of actions aimed at saving, increased tendency to constant wrangling disagreement with common objectives and common actions. This often leads to an acute conflict situation. For some members of the group there is a greater understanding Read more [...]
Coltsfoot - is a perennial herb with long, branching underground runners, rhizomes, which are located in the soil at different depths. Throughout the summer to late fall you can see cropped, female shoots mother and stepmother. Petiolate leaves are heart-shaped plate rounded, margin sinuate-angular. Young leaves on both sides covered with white hairs. Hairs disappear with the growth of the sheet with the upper hand, but remain at the bottom. The upper side of the leaf naked, skinny ("Stepmother"), and the bottom - soft on white-tomentose pubescence ("mother").
With the Read more [...]
A. caerulea L. - Annual plant up to 80 cm high. Distribution: Western and Eastern Siberia, the Far East.
Medicinal. Therapeutic action - fever. Indications - diseases of the cardiovascular system: hypertension, heart disease and blood vessel diseases, infections / infestations: with erysipelas of the digestive system: the diseases of the digestive system (in the camps), diseases of the blood and of the blood: the blood diseases, diseases of the respiratory systems: respiratory infections, including those with debilitating and prolonged high temperatures.
Stern. For sheep.
Melliferous. Also Read more [...]
A necessary condition for successful fishing by any method is the presence of fish in the pond. It should be borne in mind that there are in ponds where fish is an occasional guest, and where her permanent place habitat. These places in the river or lake is the deepest and protects fish from attacks of all kinds of predators, especially pike and perch.
When you go fishing, we first take the time to go around the largest possible area of land along the river. Moving along the coast, you will find places that hold fish, its size, quantity and variety. You just pay attention to the places where Read more [...]
The term "topography" is derived from the Greek word "topos", which means the area, and "graphy", meaning description. (Just as the term "geography" - the words "geo", the earth, and "graphy", description). Topography - the science that deals with the study area in order to make maps and plans of it. People doing this work, called surveyors. In each state, there are special schools - technical schools, institutes, colleges - which train specialists surveyors for the national economy and defense.
Surveyors using special optical instruments Read more [...]
I was exhausted. - Free at last, o Lord. - Frame fidgets. - It does not fidget. - Keats rights. - Effect of Saint-Exupery. - The benefits and dangers of doubt. - Who said life - not hard labor?
Woke me gidrobudilnik crowded, but I have some time lying, trying to catch the tail of a very important dream, which would explain all, and then all would be well, or at least tolerated. Son escapes as the solution of Fermat's theorem. Seemed to remember a tiny detail, and flashed all the long love affair with horror, sweating, palpitations, possibly with a stabbing and shootings, but always Read more [...]
Threaded weapon may purchase only people engaged in professional activities related to hunting or owning firearms hunting Shotguns at least five years and have not violated the rules of purchasing, selling, accounting, storage, carrying, transportation and use of weapons.
Authorization to purchase a hunting rifle issued by the Department of the Interior (the area of the country).
Rifled guns are designed to fire a bullet with great accuracy, and sometimes for considerable distances. Accuracy of the shot ensured spiral grooves inside the barrel: the bullet passing through it acquires rotation.
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