Bloody snow appears in the French Alps

Bloody snow appears in the French Alps

On the slopes of the French Alps, at an altitude of 2,400 meters, red snow can be seen. Its shades range from light pink to bloody and from the outside it looks like bloody slopes. This association gave the phenomenon the name of alpine bloody snow. As the scientists explained, the snow took on such an unusual hue due to […]

Mongolia suspends construction of controversial dam

Mongolia suspends construction of controversial dam

Mongolia has suspended construction of a dam on the Uldza River. Recall that the work began without warning from the Russian side and without assessing the possible environmental damage. Meanwhile, ecologists believe that the construction may damage the unique natural area “Landscapes of Dauria” and the system of Torey lakes. These sites are located within the borders of Mongolia and […]

Greenland is melting catastrophically

Greenland is melting catastrophically

Greenland’s ice is melting at a catastrophic rate. Due to a record high temperature of + 19.8 ° C, brought by a prolonged heat wave, on July 27 and 29, the Greenland ice sheet lost phenomenal volumes of ice. On July 27, 8.5 billion tons of ice melted, and on July 29 – 8.4 billion tons. Such a volume of […]