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Bulgarian Garden to Take Part in Prestigious UK Flower Show

Bulgarian gardener Hristo Yordanov will participate in one of the most prestigious flower forums in the UK, Hampton Court Palace Flower Show.

Society » Environment | March 27, 2012, Tuesday // 12:58 | Viewed: 1290

Moon, Venus, and Jupiter Align in Rare Brilliant Set

Skygazers from around the world, including Bulgaria, were treated Monday night to the rare opportunity of feasting their eyes on Jupiter, Venus and Moon arranged in a captivating triangular formation.

Society » Environment | March 26, 2012, Monday // 19:33 | Viewed: 2347

Bulgaria Marks Meteorology Day with Balmy Weather

Bulgaria and Bulgarian weather people mark March 23, World Meteorological Day with balmy spring temperatures.

Society » Environment | March 23, 2012, Friday // 09:07 | Viewed: 2460

Great Tit Picked as Bird Symbol of Sofia

Sofianites have picked the Great Tit (Parus major) as a symbol of the capital.

Society » Environment | March 22, 2012, Thursday // 13:32 | Viewed: 5075

Bulgaria to Switch to Daylight Saving Time on Sunday

The summer daylight saving time will be introduced in Bulgaria on March 25, the National Metrology Center announced.

Society » Environment | March 22, 2012, Thursday // 07:50 | Viewed: 1161

Astronomical Spring Arrives in Bulgaria

The astronomical spring arrived in Bulgaria Tuesday morning at 7:14 am, the Institute for Astronomy and the National Astronomical Lab on peak Rozhen at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, BAS, announced.

Society » Environment | March 20, 2012, Tuesday // 08:08 | Viewed: 1418

Northwestern Bulgaria Breaks High Temperature Records

Three towns in Northwestern Bulgaria have broken their warm temperature records for March 17 on Saturday.

Society » Environment | March 17, 2012, Saturday // 18:28 | Viewed: 1498

2 Light Earthquakes Registered in Southern Bulgaria

Two light earthquakes were registered early Thursday in southern Bulgaria, according to data of the European Seismology Center.

Society » Environment | March 15, 2012, Thursday // 10:38 | Viewed: 1299

Spring Finally Arrives in Bulgaria

Spring is going to settle long-term in Bulgaria this week and the cold weather will be finally going away for good.

Society » Environment | March 14, 2012, Wednesday // 10:55 | Viewed: 1668

Bulgarian Eco Activists Rise again against Forestry Act

Bulgarian environmentalist are staging once again Wednesday a protest rally against looming amendments to the Forestry Act.

Society » Environment | March 14, 2012, Wednesday // 09:02 | Viewed: 1255

Harsh Winter Creates Extreme Avalanche Danger in Bulgarian Mountains

Avalanche danger in the Bulgarian mountains is unusually high due to the excessive snowfall combined with stints of warm days, warned Bulgarian Mountain Rescue Service director Kiril Rusev.

Society » Environment | March 11, 2012, Sunday // 15:16 | Viewed: 1674

Bulgarian Eco Activists with New Rally against Forestry Act

Bulgarian environmentalist staged once again Saturday a protest rally against looming amendments to the Forestry Act.

Society » Environment | March 3, 2012, Saturday // 16:40 | Viewed: 1864

Bulgaria In for Warm Spell, Mercury Up to 15 C

Temperatures in Bulgaria are expected to rise to 12-15C on Friday, bringing the long-awaited warm spell after weeks of cold and snowy weather.

Society » Environment | March 1, 2012, Thursday // 18:33 | Viewed: 1879

Romania Starts Blasting Danube Ice

Romanian authorities have launched the controlled blasting of ice in Romania's Danube territorial waters near Kalarasi in order to prevent floods and free the movement of waters.

Society » Environment | February 28, 2012, Tuesday // 13:45 | Viewed: 1500

Bulgaria, Romania Mull Blasting Danube Ice

The level of the Danube river a the Bulgarian port of Silistra has continued to rise, with ice starting to float again overnight.

Society » Environment | February 28, 2012, Tuesday // 10:25 | Viewed: 2265

Faecal Water Pouring in Bulgaria's Black Sea after Technical Failure

Water containing faecal matter has started pouring in Bulgaria's Black Sea from the southern resort village of Ravda after a failure occurred in a local wastewater pipeline.

Society » Environment | February 27, 2012, Monday // 17:45 | Viewed: 2121

Bulgaria’s Silistra Alerted over High Danube Level

The level of water at Bulgaria's Danube town of Silistra has reached 634 cm, with a rise of 197 cm as compared to yesterday, it has been announced.

Society » Environment | February 27, 2012, Monday // 11:55 | Viewed: 2962

Second Winter Flood in Bulgaria Causes Minor Damages

Around 30 houses have been flooded in the Sadovo municipality in central southern Bulgaria due to a water reservoir overflowing with melting snow Sunday.

Society » Environment | February 26, 2012, Sunday // 18:32 | Viewed: 2680

Eastern Bulgarian Danube Section Still Frozen

The Danube River is still completely frozen Sunday near Bulgarian ports of Tutrakan and Silistra, in the eastern part of the Bulgarian Danube section.

Society » Environment | February 26, 2012, Sunday // 11:51 | Viewed: 1425

17 Bulgarian Regions under Code Yellow over Gusty Winds

Code yellow has been declared for 17 Bulgarian regions Saturday over the forecast for gusty winds.

Society » Environment | February 25, 2012, Saturday // 10:11 | Viewed: 2233

Bulgarian Activists Table 52 000 Signatures against Shale Gas Hydrofracking

The Civic Initiative for banning exploration and extraction of shale gas using the so called hydrofracking method has tabled to the Bulgarian Parliament 52 000 signatures in support of its demands.

Society » Environment | February 24, 2012, Friday // 11:27 | Viewed: 1560
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