On Board the hydrographic vessel "Horizon" of the Northern fleet, which is now in the Barents sea, began a training collection of young professionals. In particular, in the life of "University" will involve servicemen of the Northern fleet and the civilian hydrographers, specializing in the study of Arctic waters, reports TASS.
"The decision to hold a training collection on Board the survey vessel in the sea was taken in the Northern fleet for the first time since the formation of the Navy Arctic Oceanographic expedition", — reported in a press-service of the fleet.
The main purpose of the gathering is practical training of young specialists for the scientific research in high-latitude regions of the Arctic ocean and in the Arctic Islands during their release from the ice cover. The studies themselves are scheduled for the most opportune time — in the late summer — early autumn.
6 March was reported formation the crew of the new icebreaker of the Northern fleet "Ilya Muromets", created specifically for operation in the Arctic seas. Sevflot scored on the ship is the most experienced sailors the support of the fleet, many of whom have experience serving on combat ships.
In the port of Dudinka in Krasnoyarsk region started reconstruction of berths after the spring flood. In the near future they are expected to full exemption from water. According to the Director of the polar transport branch Alexei Novakova, this year during the water stopped at the level of 13.5 meters.
The first anniversary of the surgery for the closure of the plant Docelowego noted in Norilsk. In the "Norilsk Nickel" told about the environmental, economic and social consequences of this decision, and about the future of the enterprise, which began with the industrial history of the city.
The Merlin was first used built for them on the Yamal artificial nests for breeding, told in the regional Department for science and innovation. A special wooden platform for these predatory Arctic set for population growth, as the Gyrfalcons themselves don't build nests, preferring strangers.
Scientists from the Technical University of Eindhoven in the Netherlands and Kent state University in USA have developed a material that can bend under the influence of light and, thus, to move. The video that demonstrates the properties of the polymer, is available at EurekAlert!.
The head coach of the national team of Russia in speed skating Konstantin Poltavets was hit by a car. The incident occurred in the Netherlands. Poltavets at the time of the accident was riding a Bicycle. On Wednesday, the coach of the Russian team moved the operation, now to his life threatens nothing.
The average life expectancy of Russians in 2016 amounted to 71,87 of year is a record in the history of data collection. The longest-lived in Ingushetia, Dagestan and Moscow (77 years). The lowest rate was recorded in Tuva (64,2), slightly better things in Chukotka (64,4) and the Jewish Autonomous region (65,8).