Scientists have uncovered the secrets of extinct Dodo

Scientists have uncovered the secrets of extinct Dodo English and South African scientists investigated the bones of extinct Dodo and learned how birds behave and why disappeared. The work was published in the journal Scientific Reports. The last Dodo, aka the Mauritius Dodo was seen in 1662, after 64 years after the arrival to the island by Dutch sailors. Birds disappeared because they were hunted people, and rats brought to the island, ate the eggs of Dodo gnezdovsky on earth. However, biologists believe that the true extent of human impact is difficult to determine, since it is unknown what was the ecosystem of Mauritius in the seventeenth century. Scientists from the University of Cape town have studied the bones 22 Dodo birds from Museum collections and found out the details of the life of birds. The study revealed several interesting facts. Dodo Chicks were hatched in August and quickly reached

Bitten by a dog the boy died in the Ivanovo region

In the Ivanovo region 11-year-old boy died after a dog bite. On Friday, August 25, reported on the website of the regional investigative Department of the investigative Committee. Child, living in the city of Vichuga, July 27, was bitten by the family dog. The boy was taken to local Central regional hospital, and then to the hospital №1 of the city of Ivanovo. On August 16, the patient’s condition deteriorated and he was transferred to intensive care and hooked to a respirator. Four days later the child died. According to preliminary data, the cause of death was brain edema. In fact the incident a criminal case under part 2 of article 109 of the criminal code (“Causing death by negligence due to improper performance of their professional duties”). As noted by RIA Novosti, the investigators established, could a dog bite cause swelling of the brain. 13 June in the village

Published a new approval rating of Putin

The approval rating of Vladimir Putin on a post of the President of the Russian Federation amounted to 83 per cent of Russians surveyed. Trust the head of state 58 percent of the citizens. On Thursday, August 24, reports “Interfax” with reference to data of the survey “Levada-center”. The activities of the Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev satisfied with 48 percent of respondents dissatisfied 51%. The government’s work evokes sympathy in 50 percent of Russians negative attitude was expressed by 49 percent. The work of the State Duma approve 42% disapprove — 57%. Just over half of respondents positively evaluate the work of their governors (52 percent), 46 percent said the opposite. In addition, the respondents were asked to mention the names of Russian politicians and public figures who they believe in. According to the “Levada-center”, the Putin — 58 percent, followed by the head of the defense Ministry

The government of Moscow region called the top 100 schools in the region

Moscow region authorities have submitted a list of the hundred best schools in the region at the end of last school year. On Thursday, August 24, according to RIAMA. “The top 100 schools in the suburbs entered the Moscow regional secondary boarding school is natural-mathematical direction in the name of P. L. Kapitsa, physics and mathematics Lyceum №5 (Moscow), Lyceum scientific-engineering College (Queens), high school No. 14 (Moscow), gymnasium №12 (Dolgoprudny),” — said in the message. On Thursday, the head of the region Andrei Vorobyov presented awards to the best teachers and Directors of educational institutions. The ceremony took place in the framework of the forum “Modern education — the leadership of the Moscow region”, held in the house of the regional government. The gratitude of the Governor announced to the teachers whose students received 100 points for the exam. In addition, four Directors of educational institutions were presented with

Federal highway in Volgograd region blocked because of a fire

Federal highway in Volgograd region blocked because of a fire Moscow. August 25. INTERFAX.RU — Federal highway R-228 “Syzran-Saratov-Volgograd” closed in Dubovsky district of Volgograd region, near the village of deer, said the Agency “Interfax” the representative of the Main Directorate of internal Affairs in the region Anton Kornaukhov. “Because of natural fire on the track no visibility. Evacuated about 1.1 thousand residents of the village of deer, and a children’s camp “Trickle.” Is a detachment GU MVD in the Volgograd region, which provides security, evacuation and protection of public order,” said Karnaukhov. According to him, the fire started around 15:00, the site is the aviation. Earlier it was reported that four new fires dry vegetation occurred on Friday in three municipalities of the Volgograd region. According to the authorities, as a result of fires in the region 23-25 August suffered 155 buildings, 25 houses were the only shelter from

The authorities have published the list of victims in the bus falling into the sea in the Kuban

The authorities have published the list of victims in the bus falling into the sea in the Kuban Administration Temryuk district of the Krasnodar territory has published the list of victims at falling of the bus with the workers in the sea in the village of Wave. The final list has 18 names. Hot line EMERCOM of Russia in Krasnodar region 8 (861) 268-64-40телефон hot linepatternenum has opened a hotline for relatives of those killed and injured after the incident with the fall in the water bus in the Temryuk district of Krasnodar region on 25 August. The list of the dead The list contains the names of the victims and their year of birth. Earlier it was reported about 17 killed in the accident. Another 15 people were hospitalized after the rescue. Bus with the workers involved in the construction of the pier fell into the sea in the

The bus falling in the Kuban that is known at the moment

The bus falling in the Kuban that is known at the moment Updated the number of victims, circumstances of the tragedy, the telephone “hot line” and the main versions of what happened. Hot line EMERCOM of Russia in Krasnodar region 8 (861) 268-64-40телефон hot linepatternenum has opened a hotline for relatives of those killed and injured after the incident with the fall in the water bus in the Temryuk district of Krasnodar region on 25 August. The list of the dead Morning of August 25 a bus with passengers fell into the sea from one of the berths in the Krasnodar region. According to the latest data, there were 51 people. 17 passengers killed, 34 hospitalised. Chronicle of the incident and the version of the incident, which considers a consequence, in the material of the portal iz.ru. PE Collapsed into the sea a bus carrying shift workers employees of the

Oval office Obama and trump: find the 7 differences

Oval office Obama and trump: find the 7 differences The White house has finished a major facelift, in which, in particular, has changed and the interior of the working Cabinet of President of the United States — according to the tastes of the new owner. Looks like the workplace of Donald trump and how it differs from office of Barack Obama? The White house has finished a major facelift, in which, in particular, has changed and the interior of the working Cabinet of President of the United States — according to the tastes of the new owner. 31 Aug 201022 Aug 2017 On the collage to the left is a photo of the Oval office made after the previous repair, in August 2010, when the White house was elected in 2008 to his first term Barack Obama. To the right is a photo of the same office seven years later.

Media: North Korea has hired former KGB agents to protect Kim Jong-UN

Media: North Korea has hired former KGB agents to protect Kim Jong-UN MOSCOW, Aug 25 — RIA Novosti. North Korea has hired former members of the Soviet Committee for state security (KGB) as the military advisers to aid in the protection of the country’s leader, Kim Jong-UN, the newspaper Asahi Shimbun, citing sources familiar with the situation in the DPRK. According to the newspaper, about ten former employees of the KGB, who previously worked in the Department for the fight against terrorists, was invited to Pyongyang in February. They were asked to train personal bodyguards, Kim Jong-UN to share its experience in the field of prevention of terrorist attacks, resistance to the actions of terrorists and counter spies. According to the source, officials of the DPRK was particularly interested in the protection of the country’s leader against attacks from the United States using the most modern American weapons. The greatest

Trump has signed a decree on new sanctions against Venezuela

Trump has signed a decree on new sanctions against Venezuela WASHINGTON, Aug 25 — RIA Novosti, Alexei Bogdanovsky. The US President Donald trump has imposed new sanctions against Venezuela, said in a release sent to RIA Novosti the press Secretary of U.S. President Sarah Sanders. “The new President’s actions prohibit transactions in new debt and securities issued by the government of Venezuela and the state oil company. Also prohibited transactions with a number of existing debt owned by the public sector of Venezuela, and dividend payments from the government of Venezuela,” said Sanders. She reiterated that the US does not accept the convening of the National constituent Assembly of Venezuela, which announced the acceptance of the authority of Parliament — the National Assembly. “In an attempt to prolong its existence the dictatorship of (President Nicolas) Maduro rewards and enriches the corrupt officials in the security establishment… the Economic incompetence of

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