A non-profit grouping is cloning redwoods and with the intent of planting them round the man to scrap clime alter. According to the Associated Pressing, David Milarch, co-founder of Archangel Antediluvian Shoetree Archive and his sons suffer crisscross the U.S. in seek of "hotshot" trees that suffer survived thousands of geezerhood. Spell scientists are questioning, Milarch is positive that ranking genes birth allowed them to survive the others, devising them the paragon trees to knockoff. Milarch besides claims that redwoods and sequoias are the trees outdo suitable to combating Read more [...]
Chilean regime birth fined the mankind's largest amber minion society $16 meg for environmental offenses and suspended operations at an $8.5 zillion excavation externalize on the margin with Argentina. It is the largest o.k. potential below Chilean law.Environmental militant and government claimed the mine, by Barrick Golden, failed to interject billet a urine discourse organization to check polluted thriftlessness pee and to foreclose rain pollution from ingress the Estecho river."We don't recognise how often contaminant the yield and vegetables we eat may deliver," local leader Yovana Read more [...]
Mind the wild baboon Exposure: belgianchocolate/Flickra. Baboon: Notoriously firm and guileful, baboons sometimes rape mass, deliver snatched weeping babies, and can surface car doors. Problem: If you're standing betwixt a distaff and her sister, watch—the parade testament gang-attack. Neither gaze nor oscitancy; both think "I need to fighting" in Scallywag. Stoppage out of the way, and ne'er, e'er provender one. Tactic: Bandstand, call, and clack. Lull upcoming? You're property nutrient. Cliff the Twinkie. Tardily retreat. Ne'er let them see your bum.b. Elk: Read more [...]
Lv. Asbestos Mining and Processing comb tons, the largest in the world specializing in the extraction and beneficiation of ores and asbestos mfr. asbestos. Regular. in 1889 based on the open in 1885 Bazhenovsky asbestos deposits in the northeast by ECAT. The mines acquired by Baron Gerard de Sukatanom produced manually sorted by asbestos fiber length and sent to the consumer. By 1914, its annual production is approx. 25 thousand. Tons. In 1918 the company was nationalized in 1922 created state. Trust Soyuzasbest, united Bazhenovsky mines, deposits Nevyansky, Rezhevskoy and then Read more [...]
Vig is a river system, the second largest in the middle of the lake-river systems Karelia. Average annual runoff it is 17% of the total volume of runoff entering the Onega Bay snow-white sea.
River system consists of River Upper Vig Watersheds with low lacustrine, huge central pond, one of the largest in the country - Vygozerskogo reservoir that collects water a widespread system, and emanating from it River Bottom Vig, transformed as a result of the construction of a number of hydropower stations in the channel - the White Sea-Baltic aqua Path (BBVP).
Go to the description of the rivers:
River Read more [...]
With the 12-kilometer tract Berezovsky left turns wide and straight asphalt track. It runs in a northeasterly direction through the workers' settlements Mint, Elk and ends in the town of Dir. The total length of the route from Sverdlovsk to Shearing 83 kilometers.
Track crosses mostly hilly steeply sloping terrain in mixed forests, occasionally crossing the fields, marshes and peat bogs. It is undoubtedly of interest to owners of cars, motorcycles and cyclists, as Sverdlovsk connects with rich forest areas Zauralye.
At the 19th kilometer of the highway, on a high rocky hill near the river Pishma, Read more [...]
Stone Sakas (wall)Distance from Stone Dog Rib (Kourovskaya hostel)According to the measurements of the Soviet Union time to route number 58
According to modern measurements, according to the map-sailing Chusovaia River (UCC 2010)315 km
331 kmStone Sakas (wall) is located in 331 km from the stone dogs ribs in the village Sloboda.He stands on the right bank of the river Chusovoi.Stone Sakas is slightly above the mouth of the river Ponysh.According to the map, near the stone Sakas, opposite the mouth of Ponysha, is the largest in the Chusovoi (according to other sources the second Read more [...]
of p-tion n. Sverdl. region. Located 120 km north-east of by ECAT. In 1665, on the bank of the river. Bobrovka came with. Yegorshinsky (Egorshino). Close to c. was discovered rich deposits of coal, anthracite, prom. development which laid the foundation to 1872 In 1913 there was put into operation the largest mines in the basin of Sofia, and in 1914 started page. Yegorshinsky power (start was done in 1923). In 1929 came into operation the largest mine pool New Mine. In 1924 established Yegorshinsky borough in 1925 Yegorshinsky receives the status slave. pos. im. Artem. December 24. Read more [...]
May 10, 2010 Last week, in the states of Tennessee, Kentucky and Mississippi was one of the largest floods in recent decades. From the shores of the river came the Cumberland and its tributaries. Amount of material damage exceeded half a billion dollars. Confirmed the death of 23 people. Rescue work continues.
Photos are clickable.
· Flooding in North Dakota. Photo
· The largest flood in Saudi Arabia (Jeddah). Photo
· California is sinking. Photo
· Flood in Peru. Photo
· Flooding in Spain. Photo
· Hurricane "Xynthia" covered Read more [...]
September 6, 2013. Recently geologists from the University of Houston on the bottom of the Pacific ocean was discovered the largest volcano on Earth, which is part of the oceanic plateau Shatsky, 1 600 km South-East from Japan. The volcano is called Tamu and completely submerged in water.
The area of mining tamu massif is 310 thousand km?, what size is comparable with the British Isles. After a thorough measurement, the experts came to the conclusion that Tamu, fully formed from hardened lava, we can safely assign the title of the largest volcano on the planet and one of the largest in the entire Read more [...]
Being one of the largest dealers of food products in the United States for several years, I can tell you that it's pretty ominous event. In the US there are fewer than a dozen food production freeze drying, among them Mountain House is the largest. On Wednesday evening I contacted one of their largest dealers. He said that the Mountain House in warehouses only four Packed in foil dishes. And the company's representatives told my friend-dealer, that it will be even worse.\"
They do not confirm, how many bought the American government, it's just the opinion of my friend that \"they sterilise thoroughly!\" Read more [...]
Flooding in Central China experiencing the strength of the largest dam in the world — «Three gorges». It is reported that she is now at the limit of possibilities — resets 70 thousand cubic meters of water per second. This is a record. But the water level every hour is growing, according to «Russia 24».
The consequences, according to engineers, can be catastrophic, especially considering that flooding in the area already displaced tens of thousands of people and caused material damage worth millions of yuan. Had to evacuate nearly a million people.
Source: Read more [...]
Canadian Quebec was subjected to the elements. The region has seen the largest for the last 150 years flood. To assist the affected residents of the province have already arrived military units. At the same time, forecasters improve the situation does not predict. In the region in the next few days will be heavy rains. The epicenter of the disaster is in the town of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, which is located South of Montreal. In the aftermath of the floods here have suffered from flooding in about 3 thousand houses.
The authorities called on the military. With the nearest base in Valcartier Read more [...]
may 23.From water shortage there affects more than 5 million people. The largest in China Yangtze river shoaled so that had to stop shipping. In Poyang, the largest freshwater lake of the country, the water level dropped to its lowest level over the past 100 years.
Huge losses borne agriculture: half rice fields in the surrounding areas dried up, dying fish. Estimated forecasters, rains in the region in the near future is not expected. Among the probable causes of abnormal weather scientists call industrial emissions, which may prevent the precipitation.
Source: The first channel Read more [...]
November 4, 2013. The earthquake of a magnitude of 6.0 happened last night South of the largest Philippine island of Mindanao, a tsunami is not expected, reported on Monday on the website of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and seismology (FIS).
The tremor's epicenter was located 195 kilometres South-West of the city Palembang in the province of Sultan Kudarat, his focus lies in 556 kilometers under the surface of the sea Sulawesi.
About casualties or damage reported, but FIVS warns that this probable new stimuli.
Two of the largest archipelago in the world - Indonesia and the Philippines Read more [...]
They birdsong it…the Objective.A mystic batch trench nether the land in Seattle has put a occlusion to Bertha, the mankind's largest tunneling automobile, and engineers are confounded.The largely machine-driven Bertha is 300 feet foresightful and five-spot stories magniloquent, devising it the largest tunnel-boring motorcar on the satellite. It was brought to Seattle to assistant with the twist of a two-mile-long, $3.1 trillion highway burrow on the metropolis's westerly boundary.Bertha should be capable to lick a trap done anything, and yet fortnight aft low impinging with the Objective, Read more [...]
November 5, 2013. The largest ice mass in the Park Yosemite, which has long been a major source of water rapidly melt, and may disappear entirely over the next twenty years, scientists say.
\"We believe that he was only live for twenty years or so, and after he will leave only rocky debris,\" said geologist Greek Runoff.
Climate change has led to the fact that the glacier over the last hundred years has lost approximately sixty-two percent of its mass and a hundred and twenty vertical feet of ice, he said.
Another glacier \"Makler\", which is also located in the Park, similarly reduced, and Read more [...]
on August 17. The flood that swept this week the Norwegian village Olen in the County of Sør-Trøndelag in Central part of the country, was the largest since 1940, said hydrologist national Directorate of water and energy resources Heidi Bakke Stranden.According to her, the river overflows that occur this week in the vicinity of the third largest city of the Kingdom of Trondheim, repeated from decade to decade, but this year their strength on multiple sites peaked in the last 10-15 years.
«In some places per day dropped to 60 mm of rain, and it led to the destruction of infrastructure», — Read more [...]
Flooding in Thailand will not cause a shortage of rice in Russia, analysts say
on October 19. Thailand, which is the largest supplier of rice to the world market, will not lead to a shortage of this product in the Russian market, said the Agency «Prime» head of analytical Department of the Institute for agricultural market studies (IKAR) Irina Glazunov.
«Us (Russian market) it doesn't affect», — she said. Currently, the share of imported rice in the structure of domestic consumption in Russia is 30%and 70% domestic rice production. In addition, Thailand's major Read more [...]
External cartridge, Lordly 1997By Elizabeth RoyteWhat is the largest life being?— Isabel Garcia, Monte Rio, CaliforniaLet's start with the weakest among the oft-cited claimants to the can: Australia's Enceinte Roadblock Reef. Promoters of Aussie touristry bear brazenly lobbied for the GBR for days, pointing out that it expands for 100,000 foursquare miles and supports more 16,000 species. This is all wellspring and beneficial, but it's Read more [...]