The rate of approximation of Crimea to Russia Crimea closer to Russia due to the displacement of tectonic plates that form the Crimean Peninsula. The speed of this motion is 32 mm a year, scientists have found the Crimean astrophysical Observatory of the Russian Academy of Sciences, studies the movement of space objects and their relationship with tectonic processes in the Earth. “We have the ability to answer which objects move, and this allows us to determine what is happening with the tectonic plates and objects located in tectonic regions”, — said the Deputy Director of the Crimean astrophysical Observatory, doctor of physical and mathematical Sciences Alexander Volvach. Scientists studied the state of the tectonic plates and investigated the so-called retrobulbar, namely the Kara-Dag volcano, located in the South-East of the Crimea. To make accurate measurements allowed the newest equipment available to scientists. Studies in the Crimean astrophysical Observatory are
Billions of viruses are literally pouring all over his head Scientists have estimated the rate of movement of virus particles in the lower atmosphere. It turned out that at the height of a couple of kilometers through every square meter down moves to several billion viruses a day. An article with the results published in the journal International Society for Microbial Ecology Journal. The number of viruses is much surpass all other forms of life on Earth: estimates say there should be only around 1030 in the oceans. Biologists have long noticed that even in the most remote parts of the Earth to nearly genetically identical viruses. This fact could not explain so how do these life forms are not capable of such far travel. It would be logical to explain this by the fact that viruses move through the air, but how exactly is this process was not known.
Homeopathic remedy flu got the award of Ministry of education “Award” given for the pseudo-scientific project. Producing “Anaferon” (a drug for the treatment of SARS and influenza) pharmaceutical company “Materia Medica holding” received negative award from the Ministry of education and science, according to RBC. In the description of the nominations indicated that the award be given for “the most harmful pseudo-scientific project.” Among other products of this company — “Impaza”, “Alferon”, “TenTen”, “Climaxed”. NewsThe bitter truth about homeopathy The presentation took place in the framework of the annual all-Russian award “For devotion to science”. The details of the decisions of the jury are not given. According to “Interfax”, the representatives of the organization at the ceremony was not present. The selection of the winner in a nomination “the Award”, said Vademecum, assess the severity of false information, social risk (the vulnerable segments of the population), the threat of pseudoscientific
All work is “on Board”: in Dagestan approved the new Prime Minister NALCHIK, February 7 — RIA Novosti. Dagestani deputies approved on Wednesday the former Minister of economy of Tatarstan Artyom Zdunov the Prime Minister of the Republic — against the background of ongoing active work in the region the special Commission from Moscow reviewer “state of law” in the Republic. Previous officials were arrested in Moscow At the end of January it became known that in Dagestan to check the status of legality has arrived the special Commission from Moscow. During her work in criminal cases was arrested the mayor of Makhachkala, Musa Musayev and chief architect of the capital of Dagestan Magomed-Rasul Gitinov, searches were also held in the administration of the Tabasaransky district of the Republic. On Monday, the UK announced the arrest of the Prime Minister of Dagestan Abdusamad Gamidov, his Deputy Shamil Isaev and Rudina
The sister of Kim Jong-UN will arrive for the Olympics: who is she and why is it important Kim Yu-Jeong will attend the opening of the winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang. The United States and Japan urged not to be fooled by the “smiling diplomacy.” The sister of Kim Jong-UN will attend the opening ceremony of the Olympic winter games in Pyeongchang on Friday 9 February. Kim Jeong — first nearest relative of the Kim dynasty, which will visit South Korea. It is expected that the visit will last three days. The sister of North Korean leader will arrive in the delegation led by Kim Yong Nam, the head of the Supreme people’s Assembly. The last time such a visit of such high-ranking officials of the DPRK to South Korea took place after the Korean war in 1953, North Korea and South Korea at the opening of the Olympics will
Ukraine announced the timing of the resumption of purchases of Russian gas “Naftogaz” plans to resume purchases of Russian gas in March, said the head of the Ukrainian company Andrey Kobelev. His words are quoted by UNIAN. “We held several rounds of talks. We have a document which, according to our estimates, close to be signed. We hope during this month to implement the decision of the [Stockholm] part of the contract of sale,” explained Sobolev. The Stockholm arbitration court in December 2017 in the framework of the dispute “Naftogaz” to “Gazprom” has reduced the annual volume of procurement for the Ukrainian company to 5 billion cubic meters. In these volumes, “Naftogaz” is obliged to buy Russian gas starting in 2018. The court also ordered to pay Gazprom $ 2 billion for already delivered fuel. In mid-January, Korolev called the attractive price of Russian fuel, which after the decision of