June 30, one of the oldest nuclear power plants in the country, «Muhleberg» in the Canton of Bern, is closed for maintenance work. Five weeks earlier than planned, as it is not possible flooding that can cause an accident.
Flooding in Switzerland
Strongest over the past few years, the flood covered the Northern cantons of Switzerland; the Rhine river overflowed after two days of continuous rains.
The water threatened to flood one of the largest cities in the country - Basel. Once there was even announced anxiety. Police and rescuers evacuated the residents of the Read more [...]
With the phenomenon of our city yet. This morning at the same time thousands of people have felt in their apartments is a strong smell of natural gas. The trouble has affected many neighborhoods. In places, the smell could be felt even on the street. Began to panic. Emergency and rescue services, a clear answer was not given.
Closer to 9 o'clock in the morning the smell began to fade, but the anxiety remained. Official website of the SSGA is silent still.
Close to the power of the Internet resources offered his version of the accident.
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on August 11. The capital of Japan is experiencing abnormal heat. The air temperature is under 40, and to escape from hell cannot — in most offices and apartments off air conditioners: country economicsector, which is sorely lacking after the accident at the nuclear power plant «Fukushima». By the way, for the same reason and in the sea to swim this year is not recommended. But exposure the Japanese are less feared than heat stroke.
The heat in Japan reached its peak. During the day the thermometer closely rises to 40-degree mark. Temperature records in Tokyo are updated Read more [...]
on 5 October. Arizona has covered the strongest sandstorm. The giant was shrouded in cloud Tucson and Phoenix. Natural phenomenon provoked a real disaster on the roads. In conditions of almost total loss of sight in accidents faced more than twenty cars. In the result, one person died and 15 were injured. It is reported that two people are in critical condition, but send them to the hospital is not yet possible because of weather conditions. According to meteorologists, storm will last until tomorrow.
Source: TV Star
Sandstorm in the United States caused a series of major accidents, died Read more [...]
on October 25. More than 210 settlements Kostroma region with a population of over 17.5 thousand people on Tuesday were left without electricity due to the accident at the power lines, told RIA Novosti the representative of the regional Directorate of the MES.
«13:35 it was reported that on the territory of Galich district has been a violation of the power transmission line of 110 kV. As a result of breach transmission lines without the power supply are 213 settlements Chuhloma and Soligalich areas with a population of about 17,51 thousand people», — he said.
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The accident at the power left without electricity the center of Arkhangelsk
Tonight there was an accident on the cable Arkhangelsk electrical networks — branch of IDGC «North-West». As a result of PE from the power supply is off about 60 houses in the area Voskresenskaya street — street Loginova, said the city administration.
According to the head of the housing and energy Viktor Kurnosova, currently the damaged section of the cable is detected and earthmoving. Now replace the damaged section of the cable with a new one. Some of the houses are connected Read more [...]
on December 30. December weather anomaly is one of the hottest Russian themes, regardless of region. By the definition of \"climate collapse\" get summary from the Pacific ocean to the Baltic sea. Squally wind tears the wire transmission. The cuts in the hundreds of settlements.
In Novosibirsk because of bad weather stalled aircraft company \"UTair\", which will take passengers from Omsk to Moscow. In the far East snowfalls paralyzable movement on the far East. And case nijegorodskoy area, there on the school porch collapsed ice blocks. Injured girl. All to blame nature? - figured correspondent Read more [...]
Do you ever feel like your favorite car or a vacuum cleaner as if guess your thoughts and desires, or on the contrary, are contrary to you. Today you will learn about these, documented, what is going on, and around the world. We will explain the strange behavior of the car, John F. Kennedy, Albert Camus, were present when the key events in their lives, as well as some of the other countries, but the confirmed events.We begin our story with the case of what happened with the popular Hollywood actor James Dean. James Dean died tragically on September 30, 1955. It happened on the track when the Read more [...]
In Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands is a hurricane, the wave height in the North Sea of Japan reaches 8-10 meters. Work stopped ferry Vanino - Kholmsk, which runs through the Tatar Strait, the press service of the Far Eastern Regional Emergency Center.Hurricane wind speed reaches 33 m / s. As predicted by MOE, by heavy seas may icing vehicles and fishing vessels, increasing their accident rate. In the Pacific Ocean in the 200-400 km east of the Kuril Islands may occur accident ships. Shipowners and chief port, located on the Pacific coast of Russia, notified of a possible emergency.
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Fairly strange story had police investigate Australian city Brisbane. Involved in the incident, two men, which caused the guards to the place of the incident, assured "that there was something very strange," and the accident was triggered by aliens. Trust only the facts of the police state that the driver of the car had increased proportion of alcohol in the blood. Repeat stories about UFOs Australians have a local court.
How influential Australian newspaper reported, "the Sydney Morning Herald," at first it looked like a standard car accident. One of the victims he called Read more [...]
Darwin Awards - a virtual prize, which is awarded to those members of the human race, who left the world of the living most stupid way. Human stupidity, unfortunately, is unlimited and not to repeat the mistakes of others, there will be more than familiar with some heroes deserve, maybe not so honorable, but still reward.
I went in a little
A native of the U.S. state of Florida, Shawn Montero, returning with friends from the bar, stuck in traffic. Drunk beer gradually began remind yourself, but the movement, unfortunately, was not restored. At one point, Sean realized that endure longer in the Read more [...]
Nuclear power "Higasidori" is the potentially active geological faults. Initial findings are based on visual inspection of the rock in the vicinity of nuclear power plants in the northern prefecture of Aomori.
Conclusion about the safety of nuclear power plants "Higasidori" shall be made after the meeting of the expert group of the state regulator. According to RBC, if the negative assumptions are confirmed, the operating company of the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) will be required at the station a set of measures to protect against the effects of a possible Read more [...]
Two passenger planes collided Thursday at the international airport of Washington Dulles. According to representatives of the local aviation authorities, aircraft flying from Brussels, after landing at the airport in the capital steer the terminal wing touched another aircraft belonging to airlines United Airlines and is stationary. As a result of the accident no one was hurt.
Model airplanes, and other details of the incident are not given, according to ITAR-TASS. As representatives of the airport, experts currently examining the aircraft to determine the extent of damage.
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Scientists from the U.S. and Denmark are planning to continue creating new artificial strain of avian influenza H5N1, which is very contagious and can spread from person to person. At the moment, a voluntary moratorium on studies of the virus introduced by scientific teams a year ago, has officially withdrawn. According to the researchers, the study of the virus will help prevent massive epidemics in the future. However, other members of the science were critical of the decision, according to the "AIF". According to the Australian scholar Robert Meyya such violation moratorium Read more [...]
In a suburb of Vienna Penzing two passenger trains collided .. According to some reports, a significant number of passengers were injured. However, the exact information about the dead and injured yet.
The accident happened during the morning rush hour. To the place of emergency ambulance arrived. The disaster led to the cancellation of some trains. Circumstances of the accident are being investigated.
Recall that recently, on 10 January in the same rush-hour similar accident occurred in neighboring Switzerland. In a collision of two passenger trains hit head-on 17. Fortunately, the state Read more [...]
Of train 'Moscow - Neryungri"At full speedfell passenger, 43-year-old resident of Bratsk, Irkutsk region. By sheer luck man alive.
- From the words of the passenger he walked into the lobby to smoke, - the official website Transport Management Russian Interior Ministry in the Far Eastern Federal District. - Back in the car, the man mistook the door and opened tailgate nonworking vestibule, which was not closed.
Stepping into the darkness, the 42-year-old passenger was on the tracks. Around was taiga. That day was 40 degrees below zero. On our countryman was sweat pants, T-shirt Read more [...]
The girl stole a train at high speed crashed into a house in the suburbs Saltsjöbaden. The train had no passengers, tenants are also not affected. Ugonschitsa itself is in hospital with serious injuries. According to local newspaper The Local, the cleaning lady has got a train and stole it. Having developed a high speed, she lost control. The train derailed and drive another 25 meters at full speed crashed into a three-storey house, rammed kitchen. The incident cost without sacrifice, as the train there were no passengers, and five residents of the house were in another room. According Read more [...]
Train crash in which there were more than 1,300 recruits, was not far from Cairo last night. As a result of the disaster killed 19 people, about 120 soldiers were wounded. The incident occurred last night at the station Al Badrashin around Giza. According to recent reports, 19 people were killed and 120 were injured. 35 people are in critical condition. According to the Ministry of Transport of Egypt, the last two cars spetssostava route from the province of Asyut in the Army distribution center in Cairo, get off the train derailed and crashed into the standing on adjacent routes freight Read more [...]
A gust of heating residents left without heat for about 40 houses, a school and a kindergarten in the city of Nakhodka, said on Saturday EMERCOM Primorye. Information about the accident came on Saturday afternoon. A gust of heating occurred on the street. Michurina around the house 12. MOE later clarified: without heat were 38 houses (22 five-storey house, nine-16), home to 7749 people. Also remained without heat school and kindergarten, but they do not work on Saturday, said, "Interfax". "No one was injured. Temperature in accommodation maintained in the normal range", Read more [...]
Increased to 85 the number of victims in the crash of a ferry in New York. It is reported by CNN, with reference to the U.S. Coast Guard. In this case, one wounded are in critical condition. Most of the victims head and neck injuries. Recall ship Sea Streak Ferry, which came from New Jersey, crashed into a pier in Lower Manhattan and was damaged. At the scene emergency services work. Also arrived on New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Only by ferry, according to updated figures were 326 passengers and five crew members. The reason PE is not known. By some estimates, before the accident, Read more [...]