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2010-07-29 12:06:13

New data indicate rapid temperature rise in the coldest region of mainland Europe Parts of the Arctic have cooled clearly over the past century, but temperatures have been rising steeply since 1990 also there. This is the finding of a summer temperature reconstruction for the past 400 years produced on the base of tree rings from regions beyond the Arctic Circle. German and Russian researchers analysed tree growth using ring width of pine from Russia's Kola Peninsula and compared their...

2008-08-28 21:00:33

MURMANSK. Aug 28 (Interfax) - The sixth turbo-generator of the third unit of the Kola nuclear power plant (NPP) turned off on Thursday, the power plant administration said. "The power plant did not reduce the output as the eighth turbo- generator was switched on immediately," the administration said. The Kola NPP is running at 1,100 megawatt, in compliance with the plan. Reasons for the disconnection of the sixth turbo-generator are being studied, the administration said. Radiation is...

2008-07-16 15:00:45

Kola Mining Corporation (TSX VENTURE: KM)(OTCBB: KMNFF)(FRANKFURT: C8M) ("The Company") is pleased to announce that it has closed the private placement announced in its June 27, 2008 news release. A total of 33,333,334 units have been issued at $0.30 per unit raising gross proceeds of $10,000,000. Each unit consists of a share and one half of a warrant, each full warrant is exercisable to purchase a share for $0.45 on or before July 15, 2010. The proceeds will be used for the development of...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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