Human ancestors were scavengers who loved fatty foods, scientists say MOSCOW, 6 Feb — RIA Novosti. The desire to eat high-calorie fatty foods was one of the main engines of human evolution, before our ancestors invented tools and “domesticated” fire. Write about the scientists in an article published in the journal Current Anthropology. “Most likely, our ancestors tasted the fat is approximately four million years ago. Fatty bone marrow, hiding in the bones of animals killed by predators, was one of the largest and most attractive sources of calories. They, most likely, and put a man on its current evolutionary trajectory,” says Jessica Thompson (Jessica Thompson) from Yale University (USA). NewsAnthropologist said, how did the human brain for seven million years One of the main mysteries in the history of human evolution a long time is how our ancestors were able to acquire such a large and “hungry” brain, consuming
Russian lawyers will defend the right of the moon The state Corporation “Rosatom” and the Russian Academy of Sciences consider it necessary to begin training of specialists on space law for the promotion of the interests of the Russian Federation in case the territorial disputes during the development of the moon. As RIA Novosti reported, citing the joint decision of Roskosmos and Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia offered to prepare lawyers for future territorial disputes over the moon. A Chinese spacecraft landed on the back Луны17 adwarepro in the history of the plant on the moon погибло15 enviracaire probe conducted a biological experiment on Луне14 JanuaryApril the Chinese lunar Rover on the moon showed videospace article 11 of the “Agreement governing the activities of States on the moon and other celestial bodies” adopted by the UN General Assembly in 1979, “the Moon is not subject to national assignment neither by
Scientists: night flying squirrel glow in pink New data published in the Journal of Mammalogy. Northern flying squirrels — small squirrels from the USA and Canada at night fluoresce pink under ultraviolet light. Amazing facts helped to establish Allison Kohler, a graduate of Texas A&M. Supervising graduate student of Professor John Martin conducted the monitoring with a UV flashlight. He was looking for a fluorescent mosses and lichens. Martin accidentally grabbed a ray the flying squirrel, which ran up to the trough. Under ultraviolet light, the protein turned out to be bright pink. Fluorescent pink flying squirrel in UV light at night — ScienceDaily https://t.co/HTadTUJMPO pic.twitter.com/Oy0ZyoEgvX — MAINUDDIN মঈনউদ্দিন (@MAINUDDINBD) 6 Feb 2019 A scientist has formed a team of researchers who engaged in research samples of flying squirrels at the science Museum of Minnesota. Allison Kohler has studied a huge number of effigies of flying squirrels — they were
Rescuers pulled six people from the rubble of a house in Istanbul Moscow. 6 Feb. INTERFAX.RU Six persons rescued from under the rubble of a house collapsed in the district of Kartal in the Asian side of Istanbul, reports on Wednesday, the Daily Sabah. According to the latest edition, two people were killed. The search for victims continues. On a scene there arrived the speaker of the national Assembly of Turkey Binali Yildirim and the Minister of internal Affairs of Turkey Suleyman Soylu. UPDATE — 3 people rescued from the rubble of the 8-story building that collapsed in Istanbul”s Kartal district; search and rescue teams continue to look for those still trapped under debris https://t.co/Y1crGswKSC pic.twitter.com/UJ0xvQ9Crz — DAILY SABAH (@DailySabah) 6 Feb 2019 Earlier it was reported that the building had 14 apartments, according to preliminary data, they lived from 27 to 30 people. In the collapse was easily wounded
Veteran beaten in Perm from-for debts 90-year-old Basil Ushakova, participant of the great Patriotic war, was beaten in Perm broke into his apartment unknown, with the result that he received injuries, writes URA.RU. According to the veteran, burst into the apartment called himself her new owners, and also announced that the funds they have his daughter. Some time before the incident, his daughter Tatiana turned to microfinance organizations in order to take the money in debt. There’s also persuaded her to lay flat. The publication notes that the beating veteran already interested in the police.
In the European Union, told a separate boiler in hell for the British The head of the European Council Donald Tusk said that the British vote for withdrawal from the EU without a deal, a separate boiler in hell. His words, reports The Guardian. “Interesting, it looks like a cauldron in hell prepared for those who favour a Brexit even without a plan outline of how to get out of the EU with minimal losses”, — he said during a speech in Brussels. The head of the European Council expressed the hope that during his visit to Brussels on 7 February, Prime Minister Theresa may will present a “realistic proposals” on the way out. Tusk added that the EU is ready to “potential fiasco”, if London decides to leave the Union without an agreement. At the same time, he would be happy if Britain refused to Brexit. 4 February it
NATO and Macedonia signed a Protocol on accession to the Alliance Representatives of NATO countries signed a Protocol on the accession of Macedonia under the new name of the organization. On 6 February in his Twitter wrote to the NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg. “This day will go down in history. All NATO members have signed the Protocol on the accession of Macedonia, which will provide security and prosperity to the whole region. Looking forward to the day when the headquarters of NATO will develop 30 flags,” wrote Stoltenberg. To ratify the Treaty to the parliaments of all countries-participants of the organization, and then most of Macedonia. As reported TASS, the procedure will be completed this year, and the country will formally become part of NATO, the 70th anniversary of the Alliance. However, the publication Balkan Insight points out that the process can take up to two years. Greece more
How many mistakes can you make in the word EU? Photo from Parliament of Ukraine On Thursday, the Ukrainian Parliament plans to vote on amendments to the Constitution, which consolidate the course of Ukraine to join the European Union and NATO. The Parliament building brought a box of a million and a half signatures in support of the amendments. It turned out that the word EU on the box is misspelled. The fact that in Ukrainian the EU is written like that — ºC. However, the signature sheets the word is spelled correctly. According to representatives of Pro-presidential faction “block of Petro Poroshenko”, in support of the amendments to the Constitution collected half a million signatures. Amendments on the initiative of Peter Poroshenko, who is now fighting for re-election as President. He promised that Ukraine will apply for EU membership and sign the action plan for NATO membership in 2024.
“The lonely” UK dog stuck in a shelter UK residents have named lercara named Hector (Hector) “the loneliest dog in the country” after he had lived in the shelter for homeless animals, more than 500 days. This writes the local newspaper Devon Live. Hector was brought to the shelter RSPCA Little Valley Animal Shelter in the English County of Devon in October 2017. The staff of the center in all ways tried to find the owner for lonely dog, but each time failed. NewsGolden Retriever with a black birthmark captivated the social network “Hector is very funny. He always makes us smile and incredibly happy to see the guests,” — says the employee of a shelter Jo Evans (Jo Evans). According to him, the dog loved all the staff, and none of them can understand why the dog still has no master. Caretakers for the animals tried to do everything
The most unusual postage Is it possible to mail the snow to get the diamond to save his security and whom people send manure? “My planet” — on mail, which is hard to believe. In warmer climes: chameleon In December, 1954 in one of the post offices in Orlando, Florida, the parcel came. And with it a letter: Dear sir, I am sending my chameleon because I live in Fostoria, Ohio and the climate here is cold for the animal. Let him go, please, at will. Sincerely yours, David… PS please Notify me as soon as it is formed, I am very worried about him. If it does not, the postman, opening the parcel, it could decide that it was a joke. The box was empty! But, remembering the ability of the chameleon to change color depending on temperature, light levels and other factors, the man looked up. At the