Now the average water availability per person in the country is 100-200 cubic meters per year – 10 times less allotted by international standards. Among the main factors influencing the decline of freshwater in the country, said agriculture and local drug khat, as well as high population growth in country. The Japanese have grown roses blue now than the standard red or white roses will delight our eyes blue buds of these beautiful flowers. And all thanks to the Japanese breeders, who still managed to get a rose blue. As many as 16 years of research took them to a genetically engineered to grow blue roses. Previously it was thought that a blue rose is impossible due to lack of enzymes in rose petals blue spectrum. For many years scientists from around the world, particularly from America and Australia, tried to bring the blue form roses, but all of the experiments ended only approximate results in the form of purple or lilac flowers.
But the Japanese breeders managed to grow just blue roses. To receive the heavenly hue petals roses were introduced genes pansy. From November this year are already roses can be purchased, but they will cost ten times more expensive than usual. Date of the week: The International Day of Climate Action October 24 countries around the world celebrated the International Day of Climate Action. This very important date ecological festival in the world today.
The climate change issue is now one of the most important on the planet. Source: Randall Rothenberg. Global climate change entail some serious climatic catastrophe and threat to the humanity. This year's International Day of Climate Action is marked by the number '350 '. Climatologists claim that 350 ppm is the safe upper limit for the level of CO2 in the atmosphere. On October 24 people in different parts of the Earth took part in various climate actions, the International Day of Climate Action. Over 3,500 shares held in 160 countries around the world on this day, including Russia. In this year's International Day Climate Action is held on the eve of the Conference of the Parties to the Framework Convention on Climate Change, held in Copenhagen in December. On the eve of International Day of Climate Action Grinpic Russia, WWF, Friends Baltic and Russia Oxfam appealed to the President of Russia Dmitry Medvedev with the offer to personally take part in a UN conference on climate, which will be held this December in Copenhagen. Photo fact of the week: Portraits of Insects and Spiders Have you ever pictures of insects? No. Then look! This is a very real portrait … Here and expressive eyes, and plump sensual mandibles, and a little damp from the morning dew hair, and deep inside world, reflected in elevated antennae thoughtfully … All of this in our PHOTO – Portraits of insects and spiders.