Thursday, November 23, 2017

Egypt is building the world’s largest solar power station

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, has completed a $ 653 million loan package to finance the construction of 13 solar power plants near Aswan, southern Egypt. And decides to be part of the world's largest solar farm. The program...

Scientists have identified an unexpected danger of salt

A group of scientists from Germany, the United States and Belgium learned that the abuse of table salt can damage the intestinal microflora of mammals, and subsequently lead to various diseases. The article about the research is published on the website of the journal Nature. Researchers...

Scientists named one more terrible consequence of smoking

Israeli scientists came to the conclusion that people who at the age of adolescence smoked are more likely to become addicted to alcohol in adulthood. A study of scientists at the University of Tel Aviv showed that the culprit of this connection is not the...

In China, the robot passed the exam for a doctor

In China, the artificial intelligence iFlyTek Smart Doctor Assistant, an analog of the IBM Watson system passed the exam for medical students, gaining almost 100 points more than necessary. Regular students need to score 360 ​​points to be admitted to patients, according to the website...

New ancient mummy in Egypt

The Egyptian authorities stated that an ancient mummy was found in the Coptic monastery. The Ministry of Antiquities of Egypt told about the discovery of the ancient Egyptian mummies of the Hellenistic period, in the Coptic monastery of Dair el Banat in the Fayum oasis. According...

Bill Gates will donate $ 100 million to research Alzheimer’s disease

In the near future, the entrepreneur will send $ 50 million to the Dementia Discovery Fund, which funds studies of brain pathologies. The other half of the sum the billionaire intends to transfer to start-ups, engaged in the search for methods of treatment of...

Hubble telescope captures a unique snapshot of the “one-armed” galaxy

The Hubble telescope captured a rare galaxy NGC 4625, which has only one spiral sleeve instead of four or two. This is reported on the official website of the telescope. The galaxy is located in the constellation Canes Dogs at a distance of 30 million...

Planet in danger! — 15,000 scientists from 184 countries signed a ‘Warning to mankind’

Researchers from 184 countries pointed to statistics, according to which for a quarter of a century mankind has not managed to solve most environmental problems. More than 15 thousand scientists from different countries have signed their own signatures under the second "Warning to Humanity". They did...

Scientists developed a cure for autism

The first tests on animals have already shown: instant improvements appear from the first reception. Neurobiologists from the Scripps Research Institute have developed a unique drug for the treatment of severe forms of brain damage, reports EurekAlert! The first tests of the drug NitroSynapsin on rodents...

How financial problems affect your health

Strongest stress can cause financial problems for people, and even before the heart attack near. According to scientists from the European Society of Cardiology, the risk of this disease increases in this case by 13 times. At the annual congress of the South African Heart...

Ufologists confident in the habitation of Mars — Why?

In the debate about whether there was life on Mars, most often the victory is gained by the proponents of the hypothesis that the Red Planet was once inhabited. Moreover, many scientists are sure that once upon a time it was bigger in size. In...

The most powerful natural antibiotic of 2 ingredients!

This natural antibiotic has a powerful anti-inflammatory effect, kills bacteria and any infections. The advantage is that unlike synthetic antibiotics, this does not cause any side effects to the intestines and digestive system, which means that it is absolutely safe. Turmeric contains active compounds with...

Chinese ufologists said will be the first to come into contact with UFOs

Scientists intend to achieve this with the help of the world's largest radio telescope FAST. UFOologists of the People's Republic of China (PRC) said that they will be the first to find representatives of extraterrestrial life and will contact them, local media outlets report. According to...

Human brain chips will become available as much as smartphones: expert

Future technology of human brain chip implants can become a reality in 15 years, according to expert Brian Johnson, Daily Mail reports. Brian, who develops the chips, says modern technology will allow people to erase memories, and will be as popular as smart phones soon. In...

Depression can be the cause of anorexia and obesity

A low level of "good mood" substance - allopregnanolone - is associated with excess weight and anorexia nervosa in women. This conclusion was drawn by scientists from the University of Illinois in Chicago. The results of their research are published in the journal Neuropsychopharmacology. The development...

RAW, powerful explosion at the top of the volcano Popocatepetl

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Volcano Popocatepetl, located at a distance of 90 kilometers from the Mexican capital of Mexico, in the morning of November 10 threw a large cloud of ash. This is reported by the publication El Sol de Puebla. According to local authorities, after a volcano happened...

Alcohol provokes several types of cancer at once: scientists

American scientists came to the conclusion that alcohol can provoke several types of cancer at once. As reported on the portal of the American Society of Oncology, it is not essential, whether people use wine, beer or stronger versions of alcohol. In fact, any alcohol-containing...

Europe needs to save its bees: scientists

European scientists believe that saving bees from the realities of modern agriculture is one of the main tasks of the EU. Scientists from year to year demand to stop speculation on the benefits of agriculture and make a bet on saving insects, despite any losses....

NASA announced a rare phenomenon in the Sun

American astronomers said that at the present time an extremely rare phenomenon is observed on the Sun. According to NASA experts, the Sun now has a coronal hole, which is a "magnetically open" area of ​​the luminary. As reported on the website of the US space...

Existence of life after death: It is impossible! Scientist explains why

American physicist Sean Carroll studied the question of the possibility of life after death for many years. Today he speaks with confidence: it is impossible! And he explains why. Today, the scientist firmly believes that human consciousness can not exist without a body, writes The...

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