Exposure: Drool BrownishThe Bahamas are illustrious for their beaches and bonefishing. The Blackfly Gild has both—with a petty sumptuosity thrown in. Blackfly, set in Schooner Bay, open in Borderland 2013 and is co-owned by Vaughn Cochran, a retired sportfishing draw, a maritime artist, and an pilot appendage of Prize Buffett's Coral Joint Stripe. Apiece way has a unsubtle gallery (with fifty-fifty broader views) and a custom colonial-style bed. Dinner is center, tunny, and mahi-mahi caught topically, complemented by constitutive yield, vegetables, and egg from nearby Read more [...]
Giant in the River Pic: Picture by Eliseo Miciu/Heading StrainCONSUMEDS African Hendrik Coetzee was among the humans's near gifted whitewater kayakers, possessed with exploring the removed rivers of Africa. But afterwards a dec of living extremely high-risk low descents and explorative expeditions, he was set to let it trail one finis run in the Congou. That's when his chance ran out. By Grayson SchafferFad AGAINST YOUR CarHurled epithets, furious fists, tip-and-run crashes: in the new refinement wars betwixt drivers and cyclists, it's my way or the highway. Tom Vanderbilt saddles Read more [...]
At the same time there were heavy snowfalls in Russia, Vladivostok and the United States, Michigan and Texas.
In Primorye, heavy snow cyclone moved further north. On his way caught Khabarovsk, Sakhalin and the Kuriles.
Vladivostok was the biggest snowfall in 12 years
On Saturday and Sunday (December 6-7) at night in Vladivostok fell more than two months of rainfall, heavy snowfall in the southern Primorye brought cyclone of the Yellow Sea. It is the largest snowfall in the past 12 years, forecasters said.
In the United States a strong snow storm covered the states of Michigan and Texas Read more [...]
Eleven people were killed in a landslide at a hotel in the resort area of Angra dos Reis near Rio de Janeiro. The tragedy occurred on New Year's Eve. In the state of Rio de Janeiro, it was preceded by two days of heavy rains, which have caused numerous landslides.
Just in the last days of December, in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro in mudslides killed 30 people, 35 are unaccounted for, according to ITAR-TASS.
In the resort of Angra dos Reis, today announced a state of emergency. There sent additional forces rescuers. Their work may be difficult, as a tourist hotel, littered with Read more [...]
More than 260 thousand. People were injured as a result of heavy snowfall in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of China in the north-west of the country.
According to the Ministry of Civil Affairs of the PRC, heavy snowfalls have destroyed nearly 800 houses in the region, has more than 4.8 thousand. Homes were damaged. To date, reports on the one who died as a result of a snow storm. Authorities had to urgently evacuate the 5 th. 435 people.
Local authorities have allocated to deal with the consequences of the disaster about 15 million yuan (2.2 million dollars). In the most affected areas Read more [...]
Four thousand people were affected by torrential rains in the southern Brazilian state of Parana, said on Sunday the local office of the Civil Defense.
According to authorities, in 14 localities state element destroyed 81 dwelling houses and damaged 764 buildings, resulting in more than 1.8 thousand people homeless. Three people died and 17 were injured. Three more are unaccounted for.
According to rescuers, all victims — Senzhes city residents in the north-east of the state of Paraná, which were cut off from the outside world due to the heavy downpour that washed out roads and Read more [...]
Manuf. association. Beg. company founded in 1817 put on the bank. Melkovka in ECAT. zolotoprom. f-ka. In the 40s of the XIX century. in its place was built heavy machinery. zd, owner-cerned in 1872 was an Englishman Yates. At a factory manufactured steam engines and boilers of all systems, cranes, drivetrain, locomobiles, pro- Katni mills, machinery and equipment for mining ind. After October. roar. plant was nationalized and in 1922 received the titles. Metalist. In the 30th after reconstruction zd began to produce oil and petrochemical equipment and carried out orders of new buildings Read more [...]
ur. Trust s-ing with / x heavy machinery., formed in February. 1925 as a joint-stock company for the purpose of development / x heavy machinery. and increase the efficiency with / x Mfr. U. SA had the right to construct f-ing, workshops Mfr. c / x technology and disseminate it to us. edge.
In 1930 JSC converted in the state. prom. trust with the board in Sverdl. The jurisdiction of the trust was 3 of da: Perm. separator, Chelyaba. Coulters them. Kolyuschenko, Votkinsky heavy machinery. Regular. products made separators, plows, chaff, hay press, lnokosilki, harrows, threshers.
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of rep. subordination in Resp. Bash. Located on the bank of the river. Usen (bass. P. Kama) 170 km to the west of Ufa. Arose in connection with the discovery in 1937 Tuimazinsky oil fields as a slave. pos. In 1960 received the status of T. c. oil, petrochemicals, heavy machinery., p. industry, light and food ind. Here are s-dy: tehn. carbon, chemical, heavy machinery., geophysical equipment, honey. windows, wall materials, concrete products, concrete haulers, porcelain, gas processing, cloth comb-t, f-ing nonwovens and paper, 2 sewing, meat and maslosyrkomb-you. In the city there are pedagogical Read more [...]
Prominent inventor SE Goatherd was a contemporary of EA and ME Cherepanovs. However, in general they have different approaches to solving the technical problems of his time.
Acquiring basic knowledge under the guidance of EG Kuznetsova, Stepan E. in 1808 on the instructions of the Nizhny Tagil factory office was sent to Sestroretsky Plant, where he studied different types of skills, "relating to the gun". He was then able to get acquainted with the work of the largest machine-building factories of St. Petersburg, Moscow and Sweden.
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A police officer with a dog looking for victims of a landslide in the ruins of a building in Santo Antonio - the village near Funchal - the capital of the island of Madeira. Dozens of houses in the village were destroyed by a landslide, when the Portuguese island of Madeira hit heavy rains. Local authorities have confirmed that the landslide took with them 40 lives. (AP Photo / Octavio Passos)
Some pictures recently occurred natural disasters and their consequences.
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Photos from the last one, two, three, four and five.Local authorities inspect the dried pond in Mile Read more [...]
city region. subordination Orenbah. region. Located on the Ural River where it meets the r.Or, 327 km to the east of Orenbah.
Regular. in 1735 as a fortress on Orenbah. fortified boundary line. Was the reference point for trade with Kazakhstan and Compare. Asia. In 1865 becomes y. of Orenbah. lips. In the years. CET. War in the region of OA were bitter fighting between supporters of the white and red movements. Until the end of the 20's economy was dominated by small semi-handicraft enterprises. The rapid growth of the beginning. with Ser. 30s due to the prom. p. O. big prom. c. South. Read more [...]
Heavy snowfall hit on Monday at Catalonia (north Spain), blocking many roads, including in Barcelona, Spanish media pass.
More than 142 thousand students in this autonomy could not on Monday to go to school because of the snow. More than 60 roads, including a number of national highways and railway lines of suburban trains in Barcelona are closed. Snow machines can not cope with unprecedented for the area with snow. In some areas, dropped a day over 25 centimeters of snow. In Barcelona a 18:50 reversed movement of all land lines and many buses suburban trains. Urban services are hoping Read more [...]
complex industrial sectors. producing means of production and tools for cum. x-va, vehicles, as well as consumer goods and defense products. During prom. development W. Ch. attention to the twentieth century. paid industries producing raw materials, to-rye gave 90% of the prom. production. Metal-Ind. was poorly developed, only Motovilikhinsky, Votkinsky, Zlatoust, Ust-Katavsky and neck-rye others. h MY-dy. simple equipment, hardware, tools, simple with / x machines. Perm. zd in Motovilikha (founded. in 1863), it produced steel and cast iron guns, artillery shells. Votkinsky (founded. Read more [...]
One Crown Pic: courtesy, REIOne CapA:I'd accompany both. Hither's why: We belike all sustain $350 waterproof-breathable jackets or parkas in our packs, and barely always use them to their wide-cut likely. Unremarkably, they're work as a windshell or to repulse ignitor pelting or snowfall. Alternatively, why not buy something you'd use much?a dear $200 easygoing plate?so get one of the new genesis of less expensive heavy shells? For your action set it would be an nonpareil compounding. The subdued cuticle would be a bang-up general-purpose small-arm for aplomb years and would Read more [...]
July 25, 2013. The coldest in the last decade cyclone came from the Antarctic caused heavy snowfall in more than 100 cities in the south of Brazil. In the state of Santa Catarina beaten temperature record — there thermometers showed minus eight degrees Celsius. For many people in the country that have seen snow only on TV, it is a real event.
— It's amazing - the snow in our city!
— As if we are in another country, on another planet!
Meanwhile, the authorities of the country, which covered the abnormally cold front, a blizzard was a real challenge. With some settlements Read more [...]
formed by Feb 6. 1943 (spun off from Chelyaba. Region.). Located on the south-west West Siberian Plain. The climate is continental (Wed January temperature. -16 To -20 ° C, in July + 19 C). Chap. Tobol, Iset. In c. h. communication. 3 thousand. Lake. (5% lost.). Pl. 71 thousand. Sq. km. C. Barrow. In the region. 9 years.
Population. 1939 976.1 thousand. Pers., Mountains. 10%; 1989 1104,9 thousand. Pers., Mountains. 54, 8%; nat. Ingredients: Rus. 91.4%, 2.1% Tatars, Bashkir 1.6%, 1.4% Kazakhs, Ukrainians, and others 1.3%.
Industry. Regular. industry: heavy machinery. (C / x, road Read more [...]
(12.29.1912 (01.11.1913) -03.10.1986 Perm, Russia), org-torus prom. W., statesman. and societies. figure. Rod. in a family servant. In 1933 he graduated from Perm. Industrial College and until 1945 worked in Motovilikhinsky s de, having risen from the Mfr. master to beg. combined mechanoerecting Mfr. and the deputy. Chap. s engineer, yes. On Nov. 1945 K. cond. Iu, with October. 1947 to 1957 headed the zd named after MIKalinin in Sverdl. In 1957 graduated from the evening fin. UPI and worked as deputy. prev. Sverdl. Economic Council, c April. Before 1965. -ta heavy, power and transport Read more [...]
of rep. subordination in UDM. Located on r.Kambarka 116 km southeast of the from Izhevsk.
Regular. in the middle. XVIII century. after the acquisition in 1741 Akinfiev Demidov Kambarka cottages and transfer it to Gregory Demidov, to-ing built in 1767 Molotov-ku p. Were erected on r.Buy dam 800 m long, 2 bloomery, sawmill and grist f-ing. At the start of the s-da us. was 1,500 people. In the XIX century. prom. K. has not undergone significant changes. Of cultural institutions here were open early. zemstvo men (1863) and female (1872) uch-conductive, school craft students of the Bible. Read more [...]
July 27, 2013. At least 21 people were killed and four reported missing in floods and landslides that hit the Chinese province, where more than 95 people died after the earthquake, state media reported on Saturday.
Floods, landslides and rockfalls were reported Thursday in the northwestern Gansu Province after heavy rains, Xinhua news agency reported, citing a local government.
Several villages and provinces were blocked, power lines are broken due to landslides.
In one village, more than half of the houses were destroyed. The authorities have ordered the evacuation of 30,000 people, as weather Read more [...]