Found a way to cure alcohol dependence Scientists Queensland University of technology in Australia found that the drug tandospirone able to pay damages in the human brain related to excessive alcohol consumption, and to decrease dependence on him. About it reported in a press release on MedicalXpress. Tandospirone is an antidepressant that is associated with the serotonin receptor 5-HT1A as partial agonist, i.e. shows less activity than serotonin. In experiments on mice, researchers have shown that its antidepressant properties are useful for relieving anxiety due to the cessation of drinking alcohol. In turn, this reduces stress caused by attachment to alcohol. In addition, two weeks of taking an antidepressant of tandospirone in a dose equal to three milligrams per kilogram, fade the signs of suppression of neurogenesis (formation of new neurons) because of the alcohol that was given to the rodents for 15 weeks. In January 2018 in the journal
Rescue careless hyenas from lions arranged the ambush took video The South African party Safari took video of the attack of the lions on the hyenas. About it reports UPI. 61-year-old tourist Louis Le Roux (Louis Le Roux) witnessed the ambush, which staged the lions near the waterhole in the Kgalagadi Transboundary Park. A hyena heading for the water, did not notice predators and trapped. The creature immediately turned and ran away. Her rushed two lionesses, then the number of pursuers grew to five, but the hyena was faster. “It was her lucky day because she managed to elude her pursuers for pride,” says Le Roux. During the download an error has occurred. Kgalagadi transfrontier Park is located in the South of the Kalahari desert, where the border between South Africa and Botswana. There are South African lions, cheetahs, leopards and hyenas, meet blue wildebeest, antelopes, Springboks, Eland and keamy.
The state Duma and the Federation Council agreed to Petrovka Training hunting dogs allowed “ways that do not allow cruelty to animals and harm them physically”, and if restricted their freedom of movement, “used wall construction.” This is stated in the amendments to the hunting law, approved yesterday by the conciliation Commission. The head of the profile Committee of the state Duma Nikolay Nikolaev explains that testing and training station (its) will be able to prepare the dogs through the fence. From the effect of the amendments was able to bring a number of breeds which can be trained on the beast, are “natural freedom”, stresses the Chairman of the relevant Committee of the Federation Council (SF) Vladimir Lebedev. The conciliation Commission on revision of the law on contact Petrovka hunting dogs yesterday signed an agreed version of amendments. The document States that the preparation and training of dogs of
China has adopted a new fifth generation fighter J-20 BEIJING, February 9 — RIA Novosti. Chinese fifth generation fighter “Jian-20” (J-20) was adopted by the air force of the country, reports on Friday the Central television of China. At the request of the Chinese air force, obtaining the armament of the new fighter will help the country’s armed forces to better ensure the safety of its airspace, safeguard national sovereignty and territorial integrity. China introduced the “Jian-20” to the public two years ago in the framework of the international aerospace show Airshow China in 2016 in Zhuhai (Guangdong province). The development of the fighter is involved in the Corporation Chengdu Aircraft Industry Corporation. He made the first test flight in early 2011. In addition to “Jian-20”, China is developing another fifth generation fighter aircraft — the “Jian-31” (J-31). As reported earlier by RIA Novosti, the head of the Department of
In Ranepa prepared a scenario of raising the retirement age Experts in the Ranepa report “raising the retirement age: the positive effects and possible risks” I propose to raise the retirement age gradually, in increments of plus three months each year during the first four years of reform, followed by six months every year. The document proposes to increase the retirement age for men to 63 years for women to 60 years. It is reported by RBC with reference to the report. The authors Yuri Gorlin, Victor Lyashok and Tatyana Maleva believe that the main goal of increasing the retirement age is to increase the opportunities for growth in pensions and to reduce the burden of the pension system on the budget and the economy. In their view, if the retirement age remains unchanged, followed by a “high social and political risks: the growth of social tensions, more widespread poverty,
“Uralvagonzavod” will soon show developments on unmanned “Armata» NIZHNY TAGIL, February 9 — RIA Novosti. “Uralvagonzavod” will soon show to the public groundwork for an unmanned version newest tank “Armata”, said Friday the General Director of Corporation Alexander Potapov, without naming terms. “We are not standing still. Of course, we think, working on it. After a while you will see the results of our developments,” said Potapov reporters on Friday at the enterprise, where a visit to Deputy defense Minister Yuri Borisov. Previously it was assumed that the unmanned “Armata” can be created in 2018. A year and a half ago the chief of the head armored Directorate of the defense Ministry, Lieutenant-General Alexander Shevchenko said in an interview with RIA Novosti that “work set at two years.” According to him, it is necessary “to create a digital device that will solve the problem on the basis of the objective
Linguists found in Malaysia unknown language Linguists from Lund University spoke about the opening of the new JEDEC language spoken by around 280 people living in the North of the Malay Peninsula. About it February 7, announced the publication of Science News. JEDEC included in blissey (Malacca) a group of languages spoken in Malaysia and in southern Thailand. This language group, in turn, refers to the austroasiatic languages, spoken in South-East Asia. In this language family, in particular, includes Vietnamese and Khmer languages. Researchers Joanna Yager and Niklas Burenhult have discovered a new language during the research bliskich languages. It was conducted in several villages in the North of the Malay Peninsula. Scientists discovered that the villagers Sungai RUAL speak the dialect that differs greatly from Gehi language spoken in neighboring villages.
Koreans will treat guests of the Olympiad dog Restaurants South Korea’s Pyeongchang, which is the Olympics, refused to remove from the menu the dishes of dog meat. Despite requests from the authorities, caterers continue to treat them guests, Fox News reports. Of the 12 institutions that serve dog meat, only two agreed to obey the government promised them compensation for material damage. As the newspaper notes, officials of Pyeongchang has spent several million dollars to prepare the area for the Games. Activities included, for example, the translation of all menus and signs into foreign languages, as well as a strong recommendation to withdraw from the list of dishes dog meat. The Olympic organizing Committee of 2018 have expressed concern about the use sobachatiny in South Korea. “This is a question that should be decided by the government. We hope that this will not affect the reputation of the Games and
In Kiev will number all the posts Moscow. 8 Feb. INTERFAX.RU Kiev city Council at the plenary session on Thursday, with 68 votes adopted the decision “About creation of city system pillar (support) geolocation by numbering the supports of external lighting and electricity in Kiev.” As reported on the official website of the city Council, therefore, the capital plans to improve the geographical orientation and to increase the efficiency of emergency services. Based initiatives, the authors experience of Prague. “In the Czech capital there is a numbering system of street lamps, which, after a series of precedents create novonastalih streets, avenues and boulevards, helps the service personnel, police, taxi drivers accurately and quickly identify location. Each of the pillars of the city is marked with a unique number. In the case of extraordinary events, when the result seconds, the Manager of the service reported the number of the nearest support.
Egypt decided to kill all the terrorists before the arrival of Russian tourists The Egyptian air force attacked terrorist positions in the Sinai Peninsula. This is stated in the statement of the representative of the Egyptian armed forces on Friday, February 9. “Air force attacked the posts and depots of arms and ammunition used by terrorists to carry out attacks on law enforcement agencies and civilian facilities in the Northern and Central parts of Sinai”, — stated in the message. It is specified that the naval forces have increased security measures to cut off the supply routes of the militants, as well as improved protection of borders and key installations across the country. On the morning of 9 February, the army and police of Egypt launched a large-scale anti-terrorist operation in the Sinai Peninsula, and also in the Nile Delta and the desert areas in the West of the country.