A federal view has constitute that the biggest threats at the beach are the ones you can't see. Afterward aggregation samples from virtually 3,500 beaches on the Heavy Lakes and maritime coasts, the Born Resources Defence Council states in its yearly beach paper that one in 10 American beaches are dangerous for swimmers based on piss lineament examination.The areas with the about contaminated beaches, which irresistibly occupation Lakes Erie and Ontario, indigence to prop discussion of stormwater overflow and sewerage overrun, NRDC plan manager Steve Fleischli told USA Now. If insufficiently disinfected, Read more [...]
Scientists at the Kyoto University Grad Schoolhouse of Medicate get, fearing the quenching of such endearing creatures as the slacken loris, created the humans’s beginning spermatozoan swear for endangered species. Victimisation new lyophilisation techniques, as opposed to liquified n, researchers sustain successfully preserved the generative corporeal of a loris, also as a chimp and a camelopard.Connect prof Takehito Kaneko exhausted the ameliorate office of the finis tenner development a buff root that would leave the lyophilization of the corporeal doubtful, spell distillery protecting Read more [...]
With fewer than iii months until the Sochi Wintertime Olympics, the Mankind Anti-Doping Representation has provisionally suspended Moscow's anti-doping lab for six months o'er questions of unity. The Russian broadcast bequeath miss accreditation unless stairs are interpreted toward regenerate inside the adjacent fortnight.Reclamation requirements for the Moscow Anti-Doping Centre (extending to its Sochi planet) admit hiring indepedent "character direction" experts to avail concept a new direction organization of truth and dependableness by December 1—and putt that new organisation Read more [...]
Unexpected communication M. C. University and Nizhny Tagil plants were discovered thanks to the exhibition "M. C. Lomonosov and his era: the 300-th anniversary of birth ", presented at the Russian state archive of ancient acts (RGADA).
Among the exhibits of order N. A. Demidov Petersburg office from January 13, 1765 "About sending to Lomonosov sent from Nizhny Tagil plant's office ore samples (with description)that is necessary for works of Russian Mineralogy ". The document is available litter: "Mr. Lomonosov ore sent to the registry and plan on February 10, 1765 by the cast and his vysakarodny Read more [...]
Who died because of the drought giraffe. (REUTERS / Stefano De Luigi / VII Network / Le Monde Magazine)
An international team of researchers studied the history of the climate of the North-West Africa by tree rings. In the samples contained not only information about climate areas in the Middle Ages, but the forecast of climate change in the coming decades.
In general, the researchers traced the climatic changes that have occurred in the territory of modern Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia from about 1179 to the present day, although the oldest samples (it was found in Morocco) dates back to the Read more [...]
August 11, 2013. Issue is a strange color, because the field while still filled with cows, sheep, goats and other animals that provide us with food, writes modernfarmer.com
However, the Ministry of Agriculture has created a special storage of semen of animals in Colorado.
It is located in Fort Collins. And now here is stored about 700 000 copies of sperm from 18 different species of animals that float in the liquid nitrogen in anticipation of some catastrophic events that could end life on Earth.
When we talk about the impending danger, we think less about giant asteroids and more of the Read more [...]
Pollution of the Black Sea near Odessa caused by algal blooms, according to the press service of the Ministry of Environment with reference to the results of studies of Ukrainian Institute of Biology of the Southern Seas.
Spots of gray-yellow color on the surface of sea water - a length of four kilometers and a width of two to three kilometers - 11 July found the Environmental Inspectorate for Environmental Protection northwestern Black Sea region during the test the waters of the Gulf of Odessa. Selected for chemical analysis for contaminants water samples from areas of contamination were Read more [...]
August 30, 2013. Material damage from floods in the far East can be more than 30 billion rubles. Russian President Vladimir Putin urged local authorities to take urgent measures to help the victims. Due to the accident were evacuated thousands of people. The disaster has destroyed agricultural fields and devastated the city. Details in the report by Paul Scott.
The water level in the Amur river near Khabarovsk reached 790 cm
September 1, 2013. The water level in the Amur river near Khabarovsk in the past day has risen to 8 cm and amounted to 790 cm. The chief sanitary Read more [...]
The Outside Tie-up of Sport Federations bequeath run origin samples from every jock at the humans racecourse and battlefield championships in Southward Korea subsequently this month, implementing the mutant's beginning comp biologic examination broadcast. The IAAF, which introduced the platform on a circumscribed foundation end December, leave essay roughly 2,000 athletes, look both for illegal substances and establishing baseline descent samples for a substantial bulk of the humans's top runners, jumpers, and throwers. Anti-doping officials testament use those samples to rail changes in line profiles Read more [...]
December 28,. American scientists, still searching for the cause of the mass death of seals in Alaska, will test tissue samples of dead animals on the content of radionuclides, reported the online edition of the Alaska Dispatch.
More than 150 dead seals with similar symptoms of an unknown disease were found on the American coast of the Bering and Chukchi seas from July to November. On the Russian coast in the same time period went surprisingly, many individuals — at least 100 seals, but damage to the skin they were rare and were expressed to a lesser extent. The main symptoms of the Read more [...]
Study of samples of meat from the entire United States showed that 96% of pork sold in this country are infected is not very famous, but dangerous to humans by the bacterium Yersinia enterocolitica, and Yersinia. This is the conclusion reached by the authors of the report to Consumer Reports.According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the bacterium infects more than 100 thousand Americans a year, with each diagnosed case there is more than 120 undiagnosed. Symptoms include fever, cramps and bloody diarrhea.For the research Consumer Reports selected the types of pork on a daily Read more [...]
In the five states in the U.S. 16 people became ill with salmonellosis. Source of infection - the ground beef contaminated with Salmonella.
Some of poisoning were hospitalized in serious condition. The majority of poisoning cases reported in Michigan and in Iowa.
Earlier it was reported that a study of samples of meat from across the United States found that 96% of pork sold in this country are infected not very well known but dangerous to humans by the bacterium Yersinia enterocolitica, and Yersinia. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the bacterium infects Read more [...]
During the 4th quarter of this year on the basis of the test lab center FBUZ "Center of Hygiene and Epidemiology in the Primorsky Territory" examined 294 food samples for the presence of GMOs, including imports - 82 (Q4. 2011. - 250 samples of these imported products - 140). In the structure of the investigated food samples for the presence of GMOs largest share were food groups, "meat and meat products" - 26%, "vegetables and herbs dining" - 23%, "flour, groats" - 16%, "canned" - 11.2%, "and bakery products" - 8.2%. Read more [...]
Livestock industry in developing countries faced a wave of indiscriminate "hobbies" antibiotics. Disturbing findings were made during a large-scale public-private study conducted including U.S. Department of Agriculture, the United Nations and a number of non-profit organizations such as the Pew Charitable Trusts. Now it is obvious that the observed growth of the livestock in emerging economies goes along with increased consumption of antibiotics. In countries such as India and China, as well as in the U.S., the use of antibiotics in animal virtually unregulated. As a result, animals Read more [...]
Of course, strictly scientific evidence will have to wait a few months, however, the U.S. program WISSARD of success is no doubt.Scientists believe that they were able - for the first time! - Obtain samples of living organisms from the subglacial lake in Antarctica.
Findings may help to explain the life of the satellites of Jupiter and Saturn.
So the bottom of Lake Uillansa saw it deflated camcorder. (Image Alberto Behar, JPL / ASU and NSF / NASA.)
In late January, the American group broke through to the lake Uillansa 800 meters of ice. The researchers were only two days filled with sunshine, Read more [...]
There are results of an extensive research and years of DNA "snowmen", - the "Komsomolskaya Pravda" Igor Burtsev, Ph.D., director of the International Center hominology.
According to Igor Dmitrievich accessing the sensational reports, analyzes were conducted in the U.S. under the direction of Dr. Melba Ketch - Chapter DNA diagnostics laboratory in Texas (Dr. Melba Ketchum the head of DNA Diagnostics, Nacogdoches, TX, USA). For five years, experts have studied the 109 biological samples collected in North America - the United States and Canada. Among them - the traces Read more [...]
Cryptozoologist Igor Burtsev skeptical of the information that has recently circulated newspaper The Sun, and believes that the Kuzbass Bigfoot exists.- Igor D., do you think the work of British scientists reliable?- On the one hand, I have no right to question the findings of colleagues from Oxford, it is one of the largest educational and research centers in the world, whose authority is practically unmoved. On the other - all my life I watched as the study of the Yeti, whose existence is considered a myth, and those who are trying to find it - eccentrics, moving into a new branch of science. Read more [...]
Researchers are studying the tiny particles of samples brought to Earth from the asteroid Itokawa Japanese spacecraft "Hayabusa". These samples are from outer space - the third authentic extraterrestrial samples after samples collected missions "Moon" and "Apollo" - should help scientists better understand the early stages of the formation and evolution of our solar system.Currently, samples are returned to Earth from the asteroid Itokawa, studied 11 research teams around the world, including the Institute of Planetary Research of the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Read more [...]
Despite the irresponsible statement by a NASA employee and internet rumors, for samples of Martian soil for signs of life were found. Anyway, to be honest, is not registered anything that could be compared at least with the data of the last generation of Mars rovers. Curiosity rover first used all the tools for the analysis of Martian soil and found in a sample of the complex chemistry: found water, sulfur and substances containing chlorine.
That's it. In 2008, when rumors spread that the station "Phoenix" found on the Red Planet signs life, NASA quickly held a press conference Read more [...]
NASA reported on the rover Curiosity. As announced agency specialists, the Martian soil samples taken for analysis rover, have rather complex chemical composition: they contain water, sulfur and chlorine.
Employees of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory had yesterday's press conference in San Francisco, dedicated to Mars research. "Curiosity, using a variety of tools for the analysis of the Martian soil, found a large number of different chemicals in small concentrations. Among them - a substance containing water, sulfur and chlorine," - said the scientists at NASA.
Curiosity took Read more [...]