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Heavy rain, floods and massive landslides hit New Caledonia

23 ноября 2016 No comments

Heavy rain, floods and massive landslides hit New Caledonia Torrential downpours that have been affecting the New Caledonia since November 20, 2016, triggered deadly flooding and landslides in the region. So far, five people died, five others were injured, and 11 went missing. According to Meteo France, a depression combined... Read more...

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Hurricane “Otto” kills 4 in Panama, to hit Costa Rica and Nicaragua

23 ноября 2016 No comments

Hurricane «Otto» kills 4 in Panama, to hit Costa Rica and Nicaragua Hurricane «Otto» formed on November 22, 2016 in the Caribbean Sea as the 7th hurricane of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, including record-breaking, early season Hurricane «Alex» of January 2016. Otto was nearly stationary system since it... Read more...

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Active volcanoes in the world: November 16 – 22, 2016

23 ноября 2016 No comments

Between November 16 and 22, new activity was reported for 7 volcanoes. During the same period, ongoing activity was reported for 12 volcanoes. New activity/unrest: Copahue, Central Chile-Argentina border | Kerinci, Indonesia | Langila, New Britian (Papua New Guinea)... Read more...

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Air pollution identified as top health hazard in Europe

23 ноября 2016 No comments

The European Environment Agency (EEA) released its annual report on air quality in Europe today, identifying air pollution as «the single largest environmental health hazard in Europe.» Although air quality in Europe is slowly improving, EEA said it still... Read more...

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