How to form a psychologically compatible crew

Only members of the crew in space long before the flight to know each other (sometimes within 5-10 years). A completely different situation is developing in the formation of expeditions to work in remote areas of the globe. In some cases, people are beginning to establish contacts already in the extreme conditions. In this connection, the work of VD Tkachenko, who investigated the relationship between crew members seiners fishing for fish at the South Polar Circle. It should be noted that 95% of sailors to swim did not know each other. The main feature of the study was that the sailors Read more [...]
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The desire to survive and the ABC of survival

Human life has always been fraught with dangers. No accident that our ancestors, making the first steps on the path of evolution, learning to use the stone, not only as tools, but also as a weapon. The struggle for existence caused people crook cling to life, to adjust to any adversity, how difficult they may be, to boldly go into danger. Determination to realize the seemingly impossible, one that runs through the history of humanity, helps to understand the incredible efforts of people in different parts of the world in order to adapt to the harsh conditions. Man has always had the ability Read more [...]
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Magazine Rybachte us» № 6, 2004

Magazine "Rybachte with us" - the undisputed leader among the fishing publications with the largest circulation in its niche - 117,500 copies - and constant tendency to increase circulation. The focus of the magazine - information about fishing all kinds and forms, directions and features, tips for beginners and professional secrets. Apart from the fact that our readers will learn about fishing and recreation in the world, they also learn about a huge experience of Russian fishermen. The magazine "Rybachte us" Readers will find up to date information on new products manufacturers Read more [...]
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Mutton grass

More Dioscorides called the yellow, like little flowers sunflowers «ptarmica», which in Greek means "ptarmic." Indeed, flowers and leaves of arnica cause sneezing. Later, the name that gave Dioscorides, distorted and there was a word arnica - And now refer to it as a beautiful plant of the family. Astrotsvetnyh (Compositae). The people called arnica mutton grass (in Greek «arnos» - sheep) because hairs on the flowers. Dried, they are in a mass recall of lamb wool. In Germany, the herb arnica also called fall, because in ancient times, noticed that it plant helps with bruises Read more [...]
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Hang on the site going to grasp the railing or rope at the main failure in the glacier crevasse

Under these conditions, it may be a difficult situation. If the rope (or the fear of a node) to wear seat directly to breast belay node in 2-4 minutes athlete who was unable to organize yourself extra loop on the leg starts to choke. As a result, the immediate cause of unhappiness is not the failure of the railing, not the failure of the fracture, and poor circulation while squeezing chest safety belt with a consequent loss of breath. All of this could have been avoided if the climber had a gazebo, locked with the pectoral girdle. Alarms 2-4 minutes stretched to tens of minutes for which Read more [...]
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Shooting on the stand

Rifle. For shooting a gun in the trench stand must have the following data: weight, 3.6 to 4'' kg vertical twin barrels with chokes Barrel, one run, worked consistently on both barrels, or two- descent, worked consistently on both barrels; bed pistol with rubber butt pad; chrome plated barrel, providing the initial rate shot up to 400 m / sec or more. Gun such data allows for a strong charge, has a small recoil. provides a good overview of a number of other facilities in the shooting. When firing on a round stand, where the distance to the target is 25-30 meters, there is Read more [...]
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Perennial daisy

Perennial herb 5-20 cm high, with a short rhizome and leaf rosettes. Leafless stalk ends inflorescence-basket. Leaves spatulate or ovate-spatulate, toothed on the edges, rounded at the top, tapering to the ground in broad-winged petioles, usually covered with hard jointed hairs and glands. Baskets are single. Marginal flowers in a basket lozhnoyazychkovye, white or pink, female, median - tubular, yellow, bisexual. Fruit - yellow achenes about 0.5 mm long, with a lighter thickened edge. Blooms in the spring (some warm winter in the south, even in February) and early summer, but some individuals Read more [...]
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Glacier fatigue

(From it. Gletcher — Glacier), a condition that occurs in the highlands of the closed ice-snow areas, for example. snow in circuses, in the hours max. solar radiation. Characterized by loss of strength, weakness in the legs, often profuse sweating. DOS. cause HW — Moisture-laden low. air layer, to-ing in the absence of wind makes it difficult to return the body heat, when you go to a rock or moraine it usually passes quickly. Development G. y. also contributes to oxygen deficiency.

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Game management USSR hunting until the beginning of World War II

After the Great October Socialist Revolution, there have been radical changes in hunting and fur farming in our country. Hunting fund - all the wild beasts and birds - became public (state) property. Predatory fish that flourished in Tsarist Russia changed the planned socialist game management, in which the production of fur-bearing animals was controlled by the Soviet state on the basis of the plan. In addition to production of furs, the Soviet state is always concerned about reproduction and increase the number of wild animals and birds, routinely adds new animals fauna, restricts licenses Read more [...]
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Densely hairy perennial xerophytic appearance with short rhizome and erect strong malovetvistymi stems 20-40 cm tall, rather densely pubescent. The leaves are thick, lanceolate, grayish because of pubescence, directed upwards and pressed to the stem. Basal leaves narrowed into a long petiole. The flowers are fragrant, collected in-hand curls, lengthens and straightens up with fruits. Peduncle short, straight, slanting upward directed. Calyx 3-5 mm long, in fruit does not fall down, scattered pubescent with hooked hairs. Corolla blue, 5-10 mm in diameter, with a pipe shorter limb. Fruits Read more [...]
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Everest: The Outer Limits — Deadly Zone (Season 3, series-4)

Series 4: Deadly Zone Everest does not spare those who challenged him, and severely rewards those who are able to subdue him. Witness how a group of brave climbers under the New Zealander Russell Brice (and others) will storm the slopes of Mount Everest, overcoming superhuman physical and emotional stress. With the latest methods of shooting at high altitude, you can see the exciting and shocking footage from the diary of Bryce team that has managed to do the impossible ... 4. Death Zone Gridlock The annual traffic jam on the Hillary Step is more populated than usual, and that in addition to Read more [...]
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Fishing primitive means

Primitive rod. A simple fishing gear - is, of course, a fishing rod. You can make it from any available material. It all depends on the ingenuity of the victims. Fishing rod. If we stick to the fishing terminology, the rod is designed to cast a hook into the water with a nozzle, cuttings and fish playing. The length of the "ideal" rod should be: when fishing from the shore in areas with a swift current - 3.5 - 4.5 m, and when fishing in shallow waters, covered with reeds, even more, when fishing from the raft and similar boats - 2 ,5-3, 5 m at catching on bottom line without a float Read more [...]
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Ordinary (red) fox

Distributed Common fox almost the entire territory of the country. The highest density was noted in the mixed forests of the island type and steppe. The same type of extensive forests and in it avoids continuous taiga small. Main regulator of distribution and abundance of the common red fox - the number of rodents. That's why she prefers willow thickets along the banks of rivers, woods, small birch and aspen forests, which are overgrown forest felling and burning, as well as grasslands. Welfare foxes also depends on the height and density of the snow cover. With the increase of the Read more [...]
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Bell rapuntselevidny

Perennial herb 30-120 cm tall, with a thick taproot, forming numerous highly branched shoots. The stem is simple, gritty, slightly ribbed. The leaves are alternate, on the edges of sharp-toothed, basal cordate-ovate, long, upper lanceolate, sessile. Drooping flowers, gathered in terminal one-sided brush. Obconical cup, hairy, with linear-lanceolate recurved teeth. Corolla infundibular-campanulate, 18-25 mm in length and a diameter of about 18 mm, purple, ciliated. Fruits - Blunted ovate pendant boxes, opening at the base of three valves. The seeds are oval, about 1.5 mm long, flattened, Read more [...]
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Fearful vengeance

Zhulka our yard was an ordinary dog, although considered herself room. Were she and her dog oddities. For example, in the form of the tiny living creatures that appeared in the room, Zhulkoy possessed extraordinary excitement. Even if it was a tiny, barely noticeable ant. Zhulka jumped on him, leaping barking, rushed across the room, again Jumping to the enemy. Even as a tiny insect hiding in crack, it did not go away - sniff slot would go to the side, lie down, and she keep an eye on the place. Zarychit suddenly angry fit, tyavknet couple of times and again in the corner, and so - as long Read more [...]
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Everest: The Outer Limits — To the top (Season 1, series-3)

Series 3: Go to top At a time when all Camps are ready and the weather forecast is encouraging, Russell divides the group into two teams for a five-day climb to the top, to a height of 2438 meters from the advanced camp. Stronger members make up the team number one, led by Bill Cruz. These include: fire in Los Angeles Brett Merrell, resuscitator Terry'' Connor and asthmatic climber Mogens Jensen. Second team led by Mark Woodward. It includes: Mark Inglis both with prosthetic legs, a Hollywood biker Tim Medvets and mountaineer from Lebanon Chayya.Sherpy Max will be there with the teams. Read more [...]
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Euphrasia Finnish

Annual plant height of 10-20 (40) cm with erect, slender, simple or with a few thin branches stems covered with sinuous multicellular simple and glandular hairs. The lower leaves are opposite, cuneate, obtuse, with 4-5 (6) blunt teeth; bracts almost opposite, shirokotreugolnye with acuminate teeth. All the leaves are pubescent of short bristles and long glandular hairs, especially at the base. Flowers in the apical, highly elongated inflorescence. Calyx longer than the mature fruit, pubescent like leaves. Corolla length 5.5-8 (9) mm, whitish, its lower lip with a yellow spot in the throat, Read more [...]
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Equipment for taiga and mountain hikes should be reliable, easy.Group equipment. Hadrian-compasses at least 2-3 per group. Tent "Pamirka." Rope Home - 30 m (Nylon), one for 4 - 5 people. Carbines-2-4 pcs. Auxiliary rope - 30 m Two-handled saw (in the highlands is not needed). Axes carpentry, at least one of 4-5 people. and a minimum of 2 - to the group. Mittens canvas - 1 pair of 4-5 people. Simple rope for packaging, for packs. • (In mountain hikes are not necessary.) Buckets. cooking-two buckets of 10-12 people. (Galvanized buckets should not Read more [...]
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Rhode VERATRUM L. — Hellebore.

Herbaceous perennials, 20-170 cm tall. Propagation: All. Contain alkaloids and 2.5% in the underground. and oversight. Part V. lobelianum Bernh. (In H including steroidal alkaloids (Atta-ur-Rahman et al., 1996; Shakirov, 1997; Tezuka et al., 1998), other nitrogen Comm. (Zhao et al., 1998a), flavonoids (including anthocyanins) , carotenoids, carbohydrates, and stilbenes (Zhao et al., 19,986), phenolic acids (Foldesiova et al., 1996) and higher fatty acid established structure. Allocated fixed oil to 35.1% of the seeds were found V. nigrum L. polysaccharides. Medicinal. Therapeutic action - Read more [...]
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Chistetsa direct

Perennial herb 30-70 cm tall stems simple or branched, rough-haired. Lower leaves oblong-lanceolate, crenate-serrate at the edges, with short petioles, the rest - lanceolate, sessile, apical - ovate-lanceolate, equal whorls. The flowers are collected at 4.10 in whorls that form at the tips of stems long spicate total inflorescence. Bracts underdeveloped, bristle. Calyx tubular-campanulate, 5.5-8 mm long, densely covered with multicellular hairs, with five almost equal ostrokolyuchimi triangular teeth. Corolla yellow, orange in throat, with red spots on his lower lip, hairy outside, the upper Read more [...]
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