When five-year-old American nick Pauline was walking with her mother on the street Raquel along the Chicago river, he looked in his toy binoculars and suddenly got scared, and cried: \"Mother! Mom! In Chicago-river crocodile!\" It was hard to believe in something like that. It's like if someone from the inhabitants of the Russian capital saw the alligator in the Moscow river. But nick really saw the crocodile, which as if nothing had happened sailed geese and ducks.
Passers-by were shocked by this scene. \"Why suddenly crocodiles were in the waters of the Chicago river? Will they be able to survive Read more [...]
Strongest over the past 50 years flooded the East coast of Australia. The main blow fell on Queensland. According to the meteorological Bureau, the water level in the Burnett river peaked at 7.5 meters. As a result of disaster tens of villages were under water, evacuated more than a thousand people. People who failed to leave their homes, buy sand bags, food, medicines. All emergency services on high alert.
According to preliminary data, caused by the disaster economic damage exceeds $ 6 billion. This sum includes the costs of cleaning up contaminated land, infrastructure rehabilitation, insurance Read more [...]
Residents of a outback Filipino agriculture hamlet cornered a 2,300-pound salinity h2o crocodile, peradventure the largest e'er captured, astern a three-week hunting next the end of a fisher in July. It took a squad of 100 citizenry, led by a master huntsman from Australia, to puff the crocodile out of a miry brook. The fleshly mensural 20 feet, more two feet yearner than the largest crocodile always captured, though crocodiles bear been discovered in the angry as hanker as 23 feet. The look company was subsequently a crocodile that may get killed a fisher sooner this summertime and a nestling Read more [...]
on September 13. The death toll in the floods in Thailand had reached 82. This was reported today the newspaper «Bangkok post».
According to her, due to hit the country on Monday torrential rains inundated 35 provinces in the North, South, East and centre of the country. According to the office for the prevention of natural disasters, at the moment the water level in most of the dams and barriers built to protect against floods, more than 80% of maximum load. At risk of flash flooding are about 600 thousand people.
In total, according to the Department for the prevention of natural Read more [...]
About Russia - home of elephants is not even funny. But what about the country crocodiles will be less obvious. Quite reliable written records suggest that perhaps the end of XIX century in the west of the country were carried crocodiles. Not to say that everywhere, but still, as they say, have been seen. Read the famous Englishman Jerome Gorseya notes, dates from the end of the XVI century. In 1589 he once again goes to Russia. Keep in mind that 100% of foreigners visiting Russia, and later Russia, were not only merchants or ambassadors of the documents, but foreign agents. Spies, to put Read more [...]
on September 11. Website whatsonxiamen.com today announced mass panic thousand crocodiles in the lake, which is located at the crocodile farm near the city of Nanjing, capital of Jiangsu province, China, which has already caused the discussion on the Chinese Internet.
Reportedly, thousands of crocodiles almost simultaneously on 9 September 2012 rose to the surface of this lake and behaved very nervously.
Some Chinese Internet users fear that panic crocodiles may indicate signs of impending earthquakes or other natural disasters. Some joked that crocodiles gathered at the General meeting, Read more [...]
When the five-year American Nick Pauline walking down the street with her mother Rakvel along the Chicago River, he peered into his binoculars and a toy suddenly screamed in terror, "Mom! Mom! The Chicago River alligator! "It was hard to believe in something like that. This is like if one of the inhabitants of the Russian capital saw an alligator in the Moscow River. But Nick did see a crocodile, next to which, as if nothing had happened swimming geese and ducks.
Shocked passers scene. "Why all of a sudden were crocodiles in the waters of Chicago River? Did they survive our Read more [...]
January 24, 2013. Last week on separate areas of Zimbabwe was hit by torrential rains. Because of the welter was closed the border between Zimbabwe and South Africa.
Villagers Kalungwishi, where the floods had destroyed several houses, last Monday we had to evacuate with the help of an army helicopter. In total from the affected area were taken out of 16 people. However, some residents decided to stay in the village to monitor the harvest. Fortunately, no casualties reported were received, transmits a \"Radio Africa\".
A day earlier, 42 people were taken by the military from the village Chitobiase Read more [...]
When the five-year American Nick Pauline walking down the street with her mother Rakvel along the Chicago River, he peered into his binoculars and a toy suddenly screamed in terror, "Mom! Mom! In Chicago-River crocodile!"It was hard to believe in something like that. This is like if one of the inhabitants of the Russian capital saw an alligator in the Moscow River. But Nick did see a crocodile, next to which, as if nothing had happened swimming geese and ducks.Shocked passers scene. "Why all of a sudden were crocodiles in the waters of Chicago River? Did they survive our winters? Read more [...]
Crocodiles lived on. Earth when dinosaurs walked on it, and little has changed since then. These predatory reptiles live in rivers, lakes, wetlands, estuaries and on their shores. In Africa, they are respected, and no wonder: they can weigh up to 1,000 pounds and reach a length of 3.5 meters.These creatures can not move quickly on land, only a short distance. They attack with lightning speed, dealing a heavy blow his head and causing severe damage. There are cases when the crocodiles have enough people who approached too close to them, drags in the water and spinning its prey under water until Read more [...]
Every adventurer, tending sufficiency metre in the Remote, begins to dreaming urgently of arrival the sea, with its call of assuasive breezes and animal, overlapping waves. But in the Kimberley, to careen from the dry chaparral into the realm's coastal great, Broome, is to fighting a potent signified of bathos. It's heavy to error Broome itself for this, with all its Maugham-esque tropic bars on stilts, where tanned new locals who feeling Asian or Polynesian but utter with across-the-board Aussie accents picket blatant sunsets coloring the metropolis's 14-mile-long beach. But Read more [...]