The fire, caused by lightning, destroyed on the eve of the administration building, one of the villages in the Arkhangelsk region, said Tuesday the press service of the regional Ministry of emergency situations.
«On Monday, remote fire Kargopol received a call — in the village Siraya burned two-storey administrative building. On the first floor of the house there was a library, on the second — the administration of the MO „Oshevensk“. The fire was caused by lightning, caught in the roof of the house», — the statement reads.
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In the South-West of Brazil was established dry and hot weather, resulting in fire Amazonian Selva.
Rescuers unable to cope with the elements. Kills thousands of hectares of crops have burned a few villages, passes vesti.ru.
Local residents are forced to spend the night under the open sky. Hospitals are overcrowded victims. The most common diagnosis — carbon monoxide poisoning.
Official information about the victims of the disaster has not yet been reported.
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Fire of the U.S. state of Colorado took control of a powerful fire in the forest to the East of boulder city. According to local media, the fire covered an area of over 58 acres.
Firefighters work above Boulder Canyon as trees catch fire near Boulder 29.10.2010 @ AP Photo/The Daily Camera, Paul Aiken
After bringing to extinguish the fire of a significant number of fire-fighting equipment, including a special aircraft with a system of vertical water discharge, on Saturday, about 70 percent of the burned area had been eliminated.
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About 150 animals died and was otstrelenno hunters in Baranovichi district.
In the tract Malyarovschina that previously had the highest number of wild animals and to conduct monetary hunting for foreigners, immediately found a dozen dead wild boar. Even some animals that died from an unknown illness, was found in other places.Baranovichi executive committee decided on shooting of wild boars "to monitor." Now the hunters in the 35-kilometer zone of the village Amnevichi shoot them, take the meat on analyzes, and carcasses of dead animals found dead and burned in an abandoned quarry and Read more [...]
20-year-old woman was burned at the stake, deciding that she killed six year old child by witchcraft. In the eyes of the whole village girl was stripped, tied up, doused with gasoline and set on fire.A young mother was alive fuel burned at the stake, which was based automobile tires. A woman accused of killing 6-year-old neighbor's son with the help of magic.20-year Qeparo Leniata "confessed" after it pulled out of the hut, stripped naked and tortured with red-hot iron bars. Once received recognition, dragged her to the local garbage dump, doused with gasoline and with hands and Read more [...]
Who would have thought that classical electrodynamics throughout the two hundred years of the development was on the wrong path. They were wrong, everything from Ampere, Faraday, Maxwell, and Hertz and ending Einstein. That the induced electric field, including the radiation field are not of the vortex, and the nature of the gradient, and that the magnetic field is just a mathematical fiction, and the charge is not an invariant speed. Landau in a nightmare could not have dreamed that the frequency dispersion of the material parameters such as dielectric constant and magnetic permeability, it Read more [...]
Since time immemorial, there are cases where people turned into a handful of ashes in just a couple of seconds from the fire suddenly broke out, which was of unknown origin. It was found that the flame temperature at the time of human spontaneous combustion as three thousand degrees. But interestingly, located next to the likes of flammable items such as paper, linen, wool and so on, the flame is not affected. A case where a man, lying in bed, started blazing flame, but the blanket and sheet remained intact. That happened in 1992 with Ron Praystom, who lived in Sydney and worked as a firefighter Read more [...]
Police believe the man died of spontaneous combustion after experts examined his body burned. The man was burned, but the fire did not cause any more damage to anything in the other house. No traces of flammable substances also were found. Authorities Sequoyah County, conducted an investigation into the death of 65-year-old Danny Vandzanta after his charred remains were found yesterday in his home. Police and firefighters brought the neighbors who saw smoke coming from the house.
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On the beach in Astana lightning killed 35-year-old woman and injured a dozen people. It happened yesterday at about six o'clock in the evening in a park near Yesil.
Lightning struck the ground, one woman died immediately, 11 holidaymakers were burned, including six children from two to 15 years, and had been hospitalized.
Cases of lightning in the people are not very rare, but that can not be saved after this lucky.
In July, Latvia, lightning struck the young couple, collect berries in the forest. 18-year-old girl was burned and charred body hair, but remained Read more [...]
April 2, 2013. According to research scientists, an asteroid once already burned all vegetation on Earth, and there is no guarantee that this will not happen again.
In their study, the researchers from the University Coloradocialis question, why in the geological layers at the boundary between the Cretaceous and Paleogene (about 66 million years ago) so little coal. The researchers conducted a simulation and additional calculations of the speed of sedimentation of solid particles), which showed that in fact in that period there was a deposition of a large amount of soot.
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In the south-western Brazil established dry and hot weather, resulting in the Amazon jungle on fire.Rescuers unable to cope with the elements. Killing thousands of hectares of crops, already burned several villages, reports vesti.ru.Local residents have to spend the night under the open sky. Hospitals are overwhelmed victims. The most common diagnosis - carbon monoxide poisoning.Official information about the disaster victims have been reported yet.Source: Focus, Lead Read more [...]
As a result of forest fires on the Greek islands of Crete and Evia burned thousands of hectares of forests have suffered eight houses. This was reported today in the Fire Service of Greece.On the island of Crete - the largest in Greece - Sunday during a severe forest fire in the town was completely burned large Preveli Palm Grove area 500 hectares, reputed one of the local tourist attractions. Firefighters also fought the fire in the woods near the town of Rethymno, Crete.On the island of Euboea, the country's second-largest after Crete, fire raged on Saturday in the town of Karystos today Read more [...]
Firefighters of the U.S. state of Colorado took control powerful source of fire in the forest east of Boulder. According to local media reports, the flames had engulfed an area of over 58 hectares.Firefighters work above Boulder Canyon as trees catch fire near Boulder 29.10.2010 @ AP Photo / The Daily Camera, Paul AikenAfter attracting a significant number of extinguishing fire fighting equipment, including special aircraft with the vertical water disposal, on Saturday about 70 percent of the fire was eliminated.Ignition appeared in two places at October 29, later turned into one powerful fire Read more [...]
Fire, arising from a lightning strike, completely destroyed the administration building on the eve of one of the villages in the Arkhangelsk region, said on Tuesday the press service of the regional Emergencies Ministry."On Monday, the panel Kargopol firefighters received the call - in the village Shiryaiha burning two-story administrative building. On the ground floor of the house was located library, the second - administration MO "Oshevensky." Fire caused by lightning that hit the roof of the house, "- said in the information.During a fire, no one was injured at the time Read more [...]
Blogger Ilya Varlamov went around Lukhovitsky District of Moscow Region and was horrified by what he saw. Almost everywhere, smoke, burning fields, forests, peatlands, and even entire villages! Houses burn in 15 minutes, residents do not have time to make the most valuable, and someone, most terrible burns, unable to get out. Firefighters can not cope with such an insane amount of fire. Local people themselves are struggling with the elements as they can, but the fire wins.
First, a few shots from the nearby forests.And burn the field with dry grass. Read more [...]
Burns - one of the most common types of hiking injuries. Burns occur when careless handling of fire, hot objects, boiling water, food, acids and alkalis.
On the severity and depth of tissue damage burns are divided into four grades. For first-degree burns are characteristic redness, swelling and tenderness of the affected area. At the same time suffer the upper skin (epidermis).
With second-degree burns on the reddened and swollen skin appear blisters filled with fluid (plasma). The shape and size of bubbles varied. Bubbles can be formed in a few minutes after the burn, and sometimes on Read more [...]
If there was a fire vehicle, you must first turn off the ignition , the victim moved to a safe place. Tanned clothing should extinguish with coats, blankets, water, earth, sand, or snow. 
With burns should be carefully removed or cut clothes, burnt places to put cold - compresses, ice, cold water in a bottle or plastic bag.
Cover the burned area with a bandage or cloth if necessary to impose a light bandage. In shallow skin lesions can also dampen the cloth with alcohol or a solution of potassium permanganate, which is somewhat reduce the pain. Victim necessarily give painkillers.
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To estimate the area burned in the provision of pre-hospital care can serve as a settlement of the so-called rule of nines (Fig. 1). If the entire surface Human skin is 100%, then the head and neck is 9%, upper extremities - 9%, the lower - 18% to the rear and the front surface of the body - 18%, on the perineum and genitals - 1%. This calculation is very approximate, but allows an objective, albeit rough, estimate of extensive burns.
Fig. 1. Scheme for determining the area of the burn on the "rule of nines" (as a percentage of total body surface). Fig. 2. Designation on the location Read more [...]
The evolution of magic and diabolism is inseparable from the evolution of the church views about this burning question.
Early Christianity took to the evil inclination, half-hearted attitude. Formally recognizing its existence, and by introducing this provision into a dogma, it is strictly prohibited serve Satan - in the literal sense of the word "enemy", the enemy of the Christian Trinity. Any attempt to speak directly to Satan as "parallel" power, was considered apostasy. To believe and not to serve? The pagan mind was incomprehensible. The more so that the church has Read more [...]
Finally left the river, begins another stage diving. It may sound strange, but, if this step is excluded, then hunting (and summer and winter, in particular) lose much. How can you not enjoy a picnic in a hot fire, they do not share with your friends about just what he saw, adding these fun special, toasted sandwiches on the fire?
For winter fire no need chainsaw, ax. The river is always dry, but not yet fallen trees and shrubs that are easily converted into a blow logs. With bitter cold, (and our record of -31 ° C) fire breed once, before leaving the water. Even if it is burned, you Read more [...]