“Soyuz MS-03” with the cosmic champion and musician was launched to the ISS

“Soyuz MS-03” with the cosmic champion and musician was launched to the ISS BAIKONUR /Kazakhstan/ 17 Nov. /TASS/. The spacecraft “Soyuz MS-03” with the next International space station crew launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, reported TASS the representative of Roscosmos. “The launch of the carrier rocket “Soyuz-FG” with transport manned spacecraft “Soyuz MS-03,” — said the representative of the Corporation. The current expedition is an anniversary — it is 50-th launch to the ISS. See alsothe French astronaut will be brought to the ISS lobster and veal cheeks To the ISS on the ship went Russian Oleg Novitsky, American Peggy Whitson and astronaut of the European space Agency pesquet. Nowicki will visit space for the second time. Whitson is the world record for the total duration of orbit among women (377 days), will visit the station for the third time. The sand, which is his first space flight,

In facts and figures: 20-30% of people who quit Smoking gain weight

In facts and figures: 20-30% of people who quit Smoking gain weight For the first 3-4 days after quitting Smoking the body is derived from a major amount of harmful substances that used to be constantly replenished when Smoking cigarettes. 17% decrease in the number of smokers in Russia since the adoption of the anti-Smoking law in 2013. The age of onset of Smoking in children has increased from 11 to 13 years. Up to 20% of smokers successfully break up with cigarettes on the first attempt. The others go back to Smoking within 3 months. No more than 5 out of 100 people able to quit on their own. With the help of a doctor it can do 25-30% of smokers. 8 hours after quitting the carbon monoxide level in blood drops and the oxygen level increases significantly. “The breath of the smoker” (bad breath, wheezing, cough) becomes less

Govorukhin called the word “Russian” is disgusting

Govorukhin called the word “Russian” is disgusting Co-Chairman of the Central headquarters of the popular front, a state Duma Deputy and filmmaker Stanislav Govorukhin expressed his aversion to the word “Russian”. His words sounded in the air of TV channel “Russia 24”, reports RIA Novosti. “Maybe it caught on, but “Russian”, “Russians” even purely linguistically disgusting sounds”, — he said. Govorukhin said that the people of the country for many centuries called themselves Russian. Read alsoPutin has supported the development of the law of the Russian nation In response to the question about the proposal to enshrine in law the Russian nation, he said he did not really understand what was going on. Govorukhin reminded that Soviet times, people of different nationalities called themselves the Soviet people. “Now there is no Soviet government, so I don’t understand who we are,” added the Director. 9 the Commissioner for human rights in

SpaceX will launch 4425 satellites for Internet distribution

SpaceX will launch 4425 satellites for Internet distribution The company Elon musk SpaceX has applied to the Federal communications Commission of the USA on placing on 4425 earth orbit satellites to provide ubiquitous access to the Internet. About it reports Reuters. Each satellite will weigh 386 pounds, the spacecraft is scheduled to be at 83 different earth orbit, at an altitude of 1110 to 1325 km. The total project cost is estimated at $ 10 billion, 1 billion of which is invested Alphabet and Fidelity Investments. So SpaceX intends to provide wireless satellite Internet all people on Earth. The first phase of the project includes the launch of the 800 satellites to create a full coverage for the United States. The implementation period of the project is not specified.

Scientists have discovered the first sign of Alzheimer’s disease

Scientists have discovered the first sign of Alzheimer’s disease Violation of smell occurs in patients over ten years before the appearance of obvious symptoms. The first signs of development of Alzheimer’s disease can be determined due to the violation of the sense of smell in a patient. To such conclusion employees of the Main hospital of Massachusetts in the United States. The study involved 183 volunteers aged 57 years, ten of which have already suffered from Alzheimer’s disease. Respondents were asked to identify different odors. A special instrument recorded whether they call them. There were ten specific flavors: menthol, clove, leather, strawberry, lilac, pineapple, smoke, soap, grape, lemon. In addition, the patients underwent genetic examination and special tests on visualization and memory. All tests confirmed the researchers ‘ hypothesis that people with impaired olfaction are more at risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease, according to the Federal news Agency. Study leader

Bill gates will receive the highest civilian award of the United States

Bill gates will receive the highest civilian award of the United States Co-founder of Microsoft Corporation bill gates and his wife Melinda gates will receive the highest civilian award of the USA — the presidential medal of Freedom. About this, the White house said on its website. Spouse gates honored for the work his Foundation Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, founded in 2000 and working in the United States and other countries. See alsobill gates became the richest billionaire in history Medal posthumously awarded to a scientist and rear Admiral grace Hopper, known as “Amazing grace.” She was one of the first programmers for the Harvard computer “mark I”. The award will also receive a mathematician and computer scientist Margaret Hamilton. Earlier it was reported that U.S. President Barack Obama awarded the highest civilian award of the country, the actor Tom Hanks and musician Bruce Springsteen.

Bill gates will receive the highest civilian award of the United States

Bill gates will receive the highest civilian award of the United States Co-founder of Microsoft Corporation bill gates and his wife Melinda gates will receive the highest civilian award of the USA — the presidential medal of Freedom. About this, the White house said on its website. Spouse gates honored for the work his Foundation Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, founded in 2000 and working in the United States and other countries. See alsobill gates became the richest billionaire in history Medal posthumously awarded to a scientist and rear Admiral grace Hopper, known as “Amazing grace.” She was one of the first programmers for the Harvard computer “mark I”. The award will also receive a mathematician and computer scientist Margaret Hamilton. Earlier it was reported that U.S. President Barack Obama awarded the highest civilian award of the country, the actor Tom Hanks and musician Bruce Springsteen.

In Mexico inside the temple of Kukulkan found another pyramid

In Mexico inside the temple of Kukulkan found another pyramid MEXICO city, 17 Dec — RIA Novosti. Mexican and American archaeologists made a surprising discovery inside the famous temple of KUKULCAN in Chichen Itza the pyramid again smaller. We are talking about the third structural discovery in the pyramid of Kukulkan: the existence within the temple of the second pyramid, archaeologists have known since the 1940-ies. “Third internal “matryoshka” may be, in fact, a set of a few small “dolls” within the same sheath, yet we do not know”, — quotes the portal Terra’s statement, Professor of anthropology Joffrey’s Braswell University of California, San Diego.See alsoLiquid mercury made archaeologists the tomb of the king of Teotihuacan In 2015, scientists using three-dimensional electrical tomography has established that the pyramid of Kukulkan stands over the cenote, or underground river. According to the archaeologist Denis Argote, age the smallest of the inner pyramid

The work of Monet’s “Haystack” was auctioned for a record $ 81 million

The work of Monet’s “Haystack” was auctioned for a record $ 81 million NEW YORK, 17 Dec — RIA Novosti. Painting Claude Monet’s “Haystack” was sold at Christie’s auction for more than $ 81 million that became a record for works by the artist ever sold at auction. Picture of Monet’s “Haystack” from the eponymous series of works refers to 1891. Put up for auction the canvas is one of the most bright and colorful from about 30 variations created by the artist for this motive. #AuctionRecord: Claude Monet’s “Meule” just sold for a staggering $81,447,500, setting a new auction record for the artist #Monet pic.twitter.com/UFWM3NbumJ — Christie’s (@ChristiesInc) 17 Nov 2016 Since 2008, a record price for paintings Monet was $ 80.4 million. Christie’s auction house held on Wednesday evening auction of impressionist and modern art. The hammer was also sold work by Chaim Soutine, Paul cézanne, Pablo Picasso,

Street photographer has recreated the images of 40 years ago

Street photographer has recreated the images of 40 years ago Since 1970-ies Chris Porsz walked for hours in Peterborough (United Kingdom), shooting scenes of local life. 40 years later, the photographer found the people who became the characters in his sketches, to recreate old pictures. A number of pictures, Parts recreated in detail by placing the models in the same place where they were many years ago. Other photos had only enough presence changed over the years heroes. Collages, Ports collected in a book which was named “Reunion”. The idea of the photographer — to know how did the lives of his characters, and tell people about it. The project entry Porsse appeared on the portal Boredpanda. For example, punks Tina Tarr and her friend’s Dog got into the lens Porsse next to the Cathedral in Peterborough, when she was 18 years old. Later they married and in the 1990s

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