Day in History: December 26

The Decembrist Uprising December 26 , 1825 on Senate Square in The oath of troops and government institutions to the new Emperor Nicholas I was appointed in St. Petersburg . A group of like-minded nobles, many of whom were officers of the Guard, who dreamed of liberalization and democratic freedoms in the Russian Empire, decided to prevent Nicholas I from taking the throne. The coup attempt, in which more than 3 thousand people participated, was brutally suppressed on the same day. The surviving participants of the uprising were exiled, and five leaders were executed. The uprising had a strong resonance and influenced the further socio-political life of the country. The discovery of radium On December 26 , 1898 , working at the French Academy of Sciences , Maria and Pierre Curie was informed about the discovery of radium. Scientists have found that the waste remaining after the separation of uranium from ore is

Coronavirus: there are more than 100 thousand cases in France

The leaders in the number of new infections per day are now the USA (about 184 thousand), Great Britain (more than 120 thousand), France (104 thousand) and Italy (almost 55 thousand cases). For France, Saturday’s morbidity data was a record since the beginning of the pandemic. The country tried to prevent the spread of a new variant of the Omicron covid by restricting the entry of travelers from the UK, where a sharp increase in infections began even earlier. However, now the number of cases has exceeded one hundred thousand, despite the restrictions. According to Johns Hopkins University, more than 279 million people have been infected with coronavirus worldwide since the beginning of the pandemic, 5.4 million patients have died.

The Ministry of Health clarified Murashko’s words about cases of infection with omicron in Russia

The Ministry of Health clarified the words of the head of the Ministry Mikhail Murashko. He said on December 25 that cases of COVID-19 caused by omicron were registered in Russia. “We are monitoring, in total we see that there are imported cases from abroad, they are quickly localized, but there are cases of infection with the omicron strain on the territory of the Russian Federation,” the minister said during a working trip to Rostov-on-Don. Murashko did not say how many people with omicron were registered and what their condition was. The head of Rospotrebnadzor, Anna Popova, reported on December 21 that omicron was detected in 41 people in Russia. All patients are in hospitals, the condition of all patients is stable, most already have immunity to coronavirus after vaccination or previously transferred COVID-19, Popova noted. To prevent the uncontrolled spread of Omicron, a number of countries, including Russia, have

Peskov: Russia never attacked anyone first

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The authorities of the Russian region forced sellers to show buyers QR codes

The resolution on the obligation of sellers to show QR codes appeared on the website of the Government of the KhMAO. The document states that the certificate of vaccination must be presented by “employees of organizations, individual entrepreneurs, citizens who sell goods, provide services, perform work to the population.” Moreover, they are obliged to show the QR code at the “first request (demand) of buyers,” according to the decree of the governor of Ugra Natalia Komarova. The new rule comes into force from the date of its signing — December 25, 2021. For all the time in the region, 94,800 people fell ill with coronavirus, of which 1946 died. On November 8, QR codes for visiting public places began to operate in Ugra. Until February 1, 2022, teenagers under the age of 14 cannot go to shopping malls without their parents, it is forbidden to hold entertainment events with the

The immunologist warned about the deadly consequences of COVID-19 for some Russians

The specialist clarified that there are three categories of people at risk — the deeply elderly, people with chronic diseases and those who have suffered from COVID-19. “After they get over covid, they seem to have recovered, symptoms persist, weakness, disorders of the heart, brain activity, nervous system, psyche. And the worst thing is that it is progressing, and the body cannot compensate for it. Especially if the person is not on intensive treatment. As a result, 3-4 months pass, and the person dies. Either a stroke or a severe heart attack,” the immunologist noted. He added that such deaths do not fall into the statistics of deaths as a result of coronavirus infection. Earlier, Kryuchkov named a group of people with the easiest course of the omicron strain. He referred young people without chronic diseases to her.

Former Prime Minister of Ukraine named those responsible for the energy crisis

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Russian inspectors will perform observation flights over the territories of Estonia and Finland

Read TASS in Yandex.NewsYandex.Zen … Show hidden linksGoogle News MOSCOW, July 20./ITAR- As part of the implementation of the international treaty on open skies, Russian specialists will perform two observation flights over the territories of Estonia and Finland. This was reported to ITAR-TASS by the head of the National Center for the Reduction of Nuclear Risk Sergei Ryzhkov. The flights will be operated by the Russian An-30B aircraft. “Observation flights will be carried out from 20 to 26 July from the open skies airfields of Helsinki-Vantaa (Finland) and Tartu-Ulenurme (Estonia),” Ryzhkov specified. “The maximum ranges of observation flights are 1400 and 800 km, respectively.” > Observation flights are carried out with the aim of promoting greater openness and transparency in the military activities of the states parties to the treaty, as well as strengthening security through strengthening confidence-building measures. The Russian observation aircraft will fly along the route agreed with

A robot has been created that cooks a new pizza every 45 seconds

3 former SpaceX engineers have launched a robot restaurant that makes a pizza every 45 seconds. Stellar Pizza, a robotic restaurant that can churn out a pizza every 45 seconds, is opening in spring next year in Los Angeles. — ~????????? ????~ (@TeahCartel) December 25, 2021 Three former SpaceX engineers have created a robotic restaurant that cooks pizza without human intervention in the shortest possible time. Now Stellar Pizza is undergoing tests, and will begin full-fledged work in the spring of 2022, Business Insider reports. The company was founded in May 2019 by three former SpaceX engineers: Benson Tsai, Brian Langone and James Vahavisan. They used to develop advanced battery systems for Elon Musk’s rockets and satellites. Tsai, the CEO of the startup, hired more than 20 former SpaceX employees, who built a contactless pizza machine. It fits in the back of a truck. Former SpaceX chef Ted Cima

Zakharova denied US statements related to non-expansion of NATO

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