Gazprom was forced to break contracts for the supply and transit of gas from Naftogaz Ukraine because of the asymmetric decision of the Stockholm Arbitration, which violated the balance of power and interests of the parties, said the head of the Russian company Alexei Miller.
The arbitrators argued their decision with a sharp deterioration in the state of the Ukrainian economy. We are categorically opposed to Ukraine’s economic problems being solved at our expense. In such a situation, the continuation of contracts for Gazprom is economically inexpedient and unprofitable. – Alexey Miller, Russian economist
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German environmentalists filed a lawsuit against the construction of the “Nord Stream-2”
The German Nature Conservation Union (NABU) has filed a lawsuit with the Superior Administrative Court of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern against the permission of the Stralsund Mine to construct the Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline in the territorial waters of the country. The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) also supported the suit.
Arbitrage recognized illegal sale of land company Grudinina
The Arbitration Court of the Moscow Region granted the claim of three shareholders of the Lenin State Farm, demanding that the state-owned company TT Development, which owned the farm’s director Pavel Grudinin, be illegally transferred to the state farm owned by the state farm, RIA Novosti correspondent reports from the courtroom.
In the Kuban, two garbage processing plants will be built
Factories for convenience will be located in two opposite parts of the region – So we can divide the region into two zones, and each of them will carry garbage for processing into its part, “Kondratiev added. Earlier, the site kuban.kp .ru reported that the site at the car market in Sochi, filled with tons of garbage.
We are planning two such plants. We asked the government and are grateful that we supported our request to set up factories. We have 5.5 million residents and 16 million tourists, and it’s good if there are even more holidaymakers. And for this we must recycle the garbage, destroy it, and not turn it into polygons. – Veniamin Kondratiev, Russian statesman
The net loss of Dixy under IFRS in 2017 increased by 2.2 times
Net loss of the retailer, “Dixy” in accordance with IFRS in 2017, increased 2.2 times compared to 2016 and amounted to 6.01 billion rubles, the company’s report follows. Revenue fell by 9% – to 282.8 billion rubles.
Fitch Improved Aeroflot Ratings
The international rating agency Fitch upgraded the long-term foreign and local currency ratings of the issuer’s default rating (IDR) of Aeroflot to BB- from B +, with a stable outlook on the ratings. This is reported in a press release of the agency.
Head of the Insurance Market Department of the Central Bank Igor Zhuk left the post
The Bank of Russia announced the decision of the director of the insurance market department of regulator Igor Zhuk to withdraw from the Central Bank. As the regulator notes, Mr. Zhuk resigned to “concentrate on developing his own projects”.
Ministry of Energy has requested 3.5 trillion rubles for the modernization of the electric power industry
The Ministry of Energy sent proposals to the government on a new program for the construction and modernization of energy facilities worth 3.5 trillion rubles. This was announced on March 2 by Deputy Minister Vyacheslav Kravchenko, Vedomosti reports.
FAS for the first time threatened the pharmaceutical concern with a patent deprivation
The Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) can send a proposal to the government to deprive the AstraZeneca pharmaceutical concern of the exclusive right to manufacture and sell two patented drugs for cancer: goserelin (Zoladex brand) and fulvestrant (Fazlodex brand).
The Central Bank told about the losses of Russian banks from hacker attacks
In 2017, hackers could steal from Russian banks only 16 kopecks per one thousand rubles. This was reported to RIA Novosti by the deputy chief of the Central Security and Information Security Department of the Bank of Russia, Artem Sychev.
Moscow stock exchange will direct almost all profits to dividends
The net profit of the Moscow stock exchange for the past year amounted to 20.26 billion rubles. – almost 20% less than from 2016. Commission income due to the growth of turnover of trades and the introduction of new products grew by 7.1% to 21.21 billion rubles.
Russian Railways received 17 billion rubles in profit in 2017
Russian Railways received 17 billion rubles in profit in 2017, the company’s general director Oleg Belozerov said, with a plan of 3 billion rubles.
“In the near future, the reporting for the year will be published.” We received the first time a profit of 17 billion rubles, “he said at the forum of the SPBEU graduates.
Statoil will continue to cooperate with Rosneft
The Norwegian oil and gas company Statoil, which has joint projects with the Rosneft oil company in the Sea of Okhotsk, will maintain a strategic agreement with the Russian company, which deals with both offshore exploration and cooperation on land projects.
“Yamal LNG” shipped the first million tons of liquefied gas
The volume of shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the Novatek plant Yamal LNG has already reached 1 million tons, the company said.
“Gazprom” at the beginning of March built 1,580 kilometers of the “Force of Siberia”
“Gazprom” at the beginning of March built 1,580 kilometers of the pipeline “Power of Siberia”, said Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller.
Ukraine switched to fuel oil because of Russia
Ukraine faced a gas shortage after Gazprom refused to supply gas, citing a lack of an additional agreement, which could not start gas supplies in March.
Putin declared his desire to prevent the collapse of the USSR
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that he would like to prevent the collapse of the USSR. He said this at the media forum of the All-Russian People’s Front in Kaliningrad in response to a question about what happened in the history of the country he would like to prevent, RBC correspondent reports.
Today. You understand that in the past, all my ancestors were serfs, and I am the president. – Vladimir Putin
In Russia, the annual championship on professional work among disabled people is organized
In the new status, the competition, called “Abilimpix”, will be held this year, RIA Novosti said. In the reference to the government’s instruction it is indicated that 75 subjects of the federation joined this movement, 95 regional and three national championships were held
The ambassador of Lebanon called Astana boring, and people unsmiling
Ambassador of Lebanon in Kazakhstan Vazken Kavlakyan complained of high prices, unfriendly staff and lack of attractions in the Central Asian republic.
To restore and not to ask opinions of city residents
At the beginning of next week at a public hearing in the Department of Architecture and Urban Development of the administration of Omsk will again consider the issue of transferring the recreational zone on the Lenin Hill to the public and business.
Leninskaya Gorka or as it is also called – Ilinskaya is located in the center of Omsk.
The ex-governor of the region, the president of the foundation “Spiritual Heritage” Leonid Polezhaev firmly intends to restore on the hill St. Ilyinsky Cathedral. To do this, a part of the territory on which any construction is prohibited should be transferred to another zone.
Polejaev suggested not to ask the opinion of Omsk citizens, whether another temple is needed in Omsk
In the port of Rio de Janeiro, the police found 1.3 tons of cocaine
Law enforcers of the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro discovered 1.3 tons of cocaine in containers that were installed in the port of the city of the same name. On March 2, the Globu television channel reported the discovery.
Stuck in the train for 10 hours, the British staged a party in the car
In the UK, the passengers of one of the trains were trapped in a snow trap for as long as ten hours, and instead of panicking, they decided to throw a party.
So, for example, when a light unexpectedly went off in the train, one of the men began to perform the song “Happy Birthday”, which was greeted with stormy applause and laughter. At some point, even the driver joined the “party” of his passengers.
This is how professionals work
CBS lead Nichel Medina proved last week that she is one of the most daring reporters when an exotic bird landed on her head during a live broadcast.
Sophie from the San Diego Zoo was clearly very pleased to be the hero of the morning news. She was so excited that she flew into the frame in front of the advertising break and perched on Medina’s hair. But, despite the fact that the bird used it as a roost, Medina continued to lead the program.
RIA Novosti reported on the detention of the deputy customs of Dagestan
Deputy head of Dagestani customs Araz Galimov was detained on suspicion of involvement in smuggling, his house was searched, a source in law enforcement agencies of the republic told RIA Novosti.
The rules for granting educational loans in Russia have been approved
The Russian government approved the rules for granting educational loans. This is reported in a resolution published on the website of the Cabinet of Ministers.
The average salary of a federal official approached 120 thousand rubles
The average salary in the Federation Council following the results of 2017 was 180.2 thousand rubles. (an increase of 2.3%), in the State Duma, the average wage level rose by 3.6% and reached 160.5 thousand rubles. per month. Salaries of employees of the Federal Treasury became the highest among ministries and departments (160 thousand).
In 2018, 90% of employers plan to increase their salaries to employees
In 2018, 90% of employers in Russia are going to increase their salaries to their employees. This is reported by RBC with reference to the results of a study conducted by the consulting company Korn Ferry Hay Group. Most of all, they can raise their salaries to top managers – up to 20%.
Legislators in China will discuss permission for families to have a third child
Lawmakers in China in the near future can discuss the issue of possible permission to have a married couple a third child. Appropriate measures are planned to be taken in March this year during the annual session of the National People’s Congress (NPC), reports Global Times.
In Britain, the teacher tried to create an army of children for terrorist attacks in London
The British court found the young teacher guilty of recruiting children for terrorist attacks in London. According to the investigation, the 20-year-old Umar Heik is a supporter of the “Islamic State” group banned in Russia.
Businessmen dream of leaving social networks, but do not want to lose their jobs
Many entrepreneurs answered that they dreamed of leaving social networks, and throwing away the phone, but in the modern world this is a compulsory measure not to lose work. Many businessmen want to minimize their stay on the Internet, as well as communication in messengers, which replaces the real
Poklonskaya proposed the name of the Russian combat laser complex
State Duma deputy Natalia Poklonskaya suggested calling the “Battle” a laser combat complex, which was described in the message to the Federal Assembly by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
The number of invited to the wedding of Prince Harry
The wedding of Prince Harry and actress Megan Markle, which will be held on May 19, invited 2640 guests. This was reported in the press service of the Royal House of Britain. All the invited are representatives of various strata of British society
Russia has a large family in the Voronezh Region
In the Voronezh region, a large family named the sixth child born in February, Russia. This is reported on the website of the regional registry office. “The daughter of the spouse was called a patriotic name – Russia,” the statement says.
Domogarov announced his departure from the Mossovet Theater
Soviet and Russian theater and film actor Alexander Domogarov published a post on his Facebook page, where he announced his retirement from the Mossovet Theater. The actor said that he was removed from all performances.
Star “Doma-2” got ridiculous trauma in the shopping center
Participant of the teleproject “Dom-2” Tata Blumenkrantz at the end of February on her birthday was injured in the nose in the mall. The girl decided to prishopitsya before shooting at the show and was in a great hurry, making purchases.
In the capital of Belarus, a concert of the band Die Antwoord
The local authorities of the capital of Belarus banned the performance of the famous South African band Die Antwoord. The Minsk authorities believe that the work of the collective has an extremely low cultural level.
Sofia Rotaru boasted acquired in the Maldives tan
Popular pop artist Sofia Rotaru surprised her followers with new publications in Instagram, where the star post pictures from the rest in the Maldives. Sofia Rotaru, along with relatives at the moment, spends time on a paradise island.
60-year-old actor Polovtsev told about the birth of his daughter from his young wife
The 60-year-old actor t / c “Streets of Broken Lanterns” Alexander Polovtsev told about the secret birth of his daughter from his young wife. The actor admitted that he had good reason to hide this fact.
Orbakayte spoke about the health of Pugacheva
Singer Christina Orbakaite told about her mother’s health. According to her, the Diva feels just fine
Earlier in the network, information appeared, according to which Alla Pugacheva sharply lost weight due to the removal of part of the stomach. The actress herself did not comment on this news, warming up interest in her persona
Kozlovsky and Boyarsky became honored artists
Vladimir Putin appropriated honorary titles to a number of cultural figures. Elizaveta Boyarskaya and Danila Kozlovsky became Honored Artists of Russia. Honored Art Worker of the Russian Federation became the artistic director of the Bolshoi Drama Theater named after. Tovstonogov Andrey Moguchy.
Vladivostok vividly met Olga Buzov
On March 3, Olga Buzova arrived in Vladivostok. Right outside the train a crowd of fans met an idol and prevented the singer from moving. The situation could be rectified only with the help of the police
Web users found a new couple for her husband Sobchak
The husband of presidential candidate Ksenia Sobchak, Maxim Vitorgan, published a photo from the filming on the channel STS. Subscribers of the actor admired how the duet looks, suggesting that a good pair would come out of them.
Diana Arbenina came out with a grown daughter
It is reported that the actress came to the event in a stylish outfit. So, she appeared in a white shirt and leggings, over which was wearing a short checkered skirt. Her grown-up daughter preferred a skirt with suspenders and a shirt.
Shepelev showed his new beloved to his friends
Recently Shepelev came to a public event in the company of an unknown blonde, who is very similar to Catherine. They came to attend a concert of their close friends Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov. After the event, there was a fourchette for their own, where Eyvazov recorded a video that captured the couple together
Director Zvyagintsev received the “Cesar” film award
The film “The Dislike” directed by Andrei Zvyagintsev was awarded to the French César Award. The Russian Ribbon became the winner in the category “The Best Film in a Foreign Language”. Zvyagintsev himself was not present at the ceremony in Paris, as he is in the United States, where his film is nominated for an Oscar
The new series “Prostokvashino” will be released in April
A new series of the cartoon “Prostokvashino” will appear on the Internet on April 1, said the director of the film studio “Soyuzmultfilm” Boris Mashkovtsev.
We will do 30 series, now there are five at the same time … Next, we plan that we will produce the series in 4-5 weeks. Accordingly, by the end of the year we plan to recruit a pool of 8-10 series, which can be viewed on TV channels. – Juliana Slascheva, Russian coach
Finnish rock band The Rasmus will perform in Moscow
Finnish musician, vocalist of rock band The Rasmus Lauri Yulenen told Gazeta.ru about the dark side of Los Angeles and the bright part of Petersburg on the eve of the Moscow concert, about the attitude to the hit “In The Shadows” and about the return to childhood.
Rapper Antokhu MS was not allowed to Ukraine
Russian rap singer Anton Kuznetsov, who plays under the pseudonym of Antoch MS, announced the cancellation of concerts in Kiev, Kharkov and the Dnieper (former Dnepropetrovsk). The rapper was allowed into the territory of Ukraine, despite the fact that earlier the SBU issued him permission to conduct speeches.
Elton John was furious when a fan touched him on stage
The performance was already approaching the finale, when a group of fans were allowed to climb directly to the stage. The crowd surrounded her idol and began singing along. However, the emotion-filled fans could no longer behave decently – they pulled their hands to Elton John to touch the star.
One young man succeeded – as later it became known, reports Mirror, Elton John’s fan touched, almost uninterrupted, throughout the performance. As a result, the star could not stand and angrily left the stage. Eyewitnesses said that they heard Elton John saying to the man “From … to you!” (F *** off) twice.
US expects that Gazprom will continue to supply gas to Ukraine
The US expects that Gazprom will continue to supply gas to Ukraine, said State Department spokesman Heather Nauert.
Poland decided to recover from Germany reparations of 850 billion dollars
The authorities of the Federal Republic of Germany consider the question of military reparations to Poland closed. Under an agreement reached at the Potsdam Conference of 1945, Poland received reparations from the share of the USSR that came from the eastern zone of Germany.
Trump, Merkel and Macron discussed Putin’s statements on nuclear weapons
US President Donald Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel are concerned about the statements of Russian President Vladimir Putin on nuclear weapons, the White House said in a statement. Trump spoke with Merkel and Macron separately on Thursday.
The German Chancellor and the US President are concerned about the statements of Russian President Putin on developments in the field of weapons systems that will have a negative impact on the efforts of the international community in the field of arms control. – Steffen Seibert, German statesman
The head of the Japanese Foreign Ministry will visit the US in mid-March to discuss the DPRK
The head of Japanese diplomacy, Taro Kono, intends to visit the United States in mid-March, where he will hold talks with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. This became known to the agency Kyodo. Japanese Foreign Minister plans to discuss the North Korean problem.
Trump extended sanctions against Russia for another year
President of the United States Donald Trump ordered to extend for another year sanctions against Russia because of the situation in Ukraine, the White House said.
Kazakhstan signed the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons
Kazakhstan has signed the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (DZND), the press service of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry said. As noted, the document was signed on March 2, the day of celebration of the 26th anniversary of the republic’s accession to the UN.
WTO Concerned Over US Decision To Introduce Duties On Import Of Steel And Aluminum
World Trade Organization (WTO) Director General Roberto Azevedo expressed concern about US plans to impose duties on imported steel and aluminum.
ARMY AND WEAPONS
The United States created a “reserve for terrorists” in Syria, the Ministry of Defense
The US is using a controlled zone in the west of Syria as a cover for terrorists. This was in an interview with the “International Review” program on the “Russia 24” channel, Russian Deputy Defense Minister Alexander Fomin said.
In Denmark, the new weapons of Russia
Vladimir Putin’s statement on the creation of new types of weapons shows that Russia is in a much better position than in the 1990s, Marie Kraup, spokesman for the Danish People’s Party for Defense Affairs, told Berlingske.
The US intends to deploy 400 missile defense systems at the borders of Russia
The United States in total intend to deploy about 400 missiles of the global missile defense (ABM) system near the borders of Russia. This was broadcast on the TV channel “Russia 24” Deputy Defense Minister Alexander Fomin.
CNN: DPRK has made progress in the missile program during the Olympics
According to the source, the DPRK is working “to improve its rocket engines, mobile missile launchers and production of nuclear warheads.” Progress in the management of missiles will allow North Korea to hit specific targets.
Putin described how high-tech weapons of Russia were created
Russian high-tech weapons created dozens of enterprises in cooperation, said Vladimir Putin at the ONF site while talking with regional journalists. He explained that the work on strategic weapons was colossal.
Putin called two reasons for the use of nuclear weapons
President Vladimir Putin in an interview with the American television channel NBC News said that there are two reasons why Russia can resort to the use of nuclear weapons. A new fragment of the exclusive interview appeared on Twitter on the morning Today show on the NBC channel.
There are two reasons that can force us to use nuclear weapons: an attack on us using nuclear weapons or an attack on the Russian Federation using conventional weapons. But in this case – if there is a threat to the very existence of the Russian state. – Vladimir Putin
US Navy allocated money for the creation of laser weapons for destroyers
The US Navy contracted with Lockheed Martin to develop a laser weapon for destroyers, reports Bloomberg. The deal amounted to $ 150 million. New weapons should be created by 2020.
WP: Russian and Chinese missiles are mentioned among the threats in the new US missile defense strategy
Russian and Chinese missiles will be mentioned among the threats in the updated US missile defense strategy. This was reported on Friday by The Washington Post. She refers to sources aware of how the Pentagon is working on the document.
TECHNOLOGIES AND INTERNET
Instagram will feature a free video call
There was a news that the Instagram network will provide its users with an expansion of opportunities and will open for them the functions of video calls and voice communication within the social network. This conclusion was reached by experts who carefully reviewed the data on updating the application for gadgets on Android.
Google launched the online service Song Maker for recording music in Chrome
Google Company presented a new online service Song Maker, which allows you to record music directly in the browser Chrome. This is reported by the AKKet news portal with reference to the statement of the company’s press service.
Facebook stops experimenting with users
As it became known earlier, in October 2017, Facebook began testing its experiment – two different news feeds, one for public announcements, the other for messages from relatives and relatives.
Explore Feed tapes have been tested in six countries. The users who participated in the experiment were unhappy with the Explore Feed. For them, the most important information has become less accessible.
Its innovations were recognized by Facebook as unsuccessful.
In January of this year, the company began to reduce advertising news in the users’ tapes, which it considers more important for the work of the social network.
According to Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook, thanks to changes in the reduction of advertising in tapes, users will be able to use their time on the Web more rationally and more qualitatively.
Yandex launches food delivery service in Moscow
By now, “Yandex” presented an updated logo of the service and told about the history of its creation, specifies the publication “Topical news.” It is noted that users of the service will be able to order food through the application in the phone or on the company’s website
Light Company introduced smartphone based on electronic paper
American company Light has presented a smartphone, the touch screen of which is made on the basis of electronic paper. The novelty will be the successor of the original model. The predecessor lacks applications, cameras and instant messengers.
The network features the smartphone HTC Desire 12 Plus
The smartphone got a quick recharge function. The novelty from HTC should soon be officially presented to the public, however, the full technical specifications of Desire 12 Plus are already known.
The smartphone is equipped with the function Quick Charge 3.0, which will allow for a short period of time to restore the battery of the gadget.
The smartphone display is presented in the form of a matrix with a resolution of 1440×720 and an aspect ratio of 18: 9, and its diagonal is 5.9 inches.
“The heart” of the gadget was the processor from the company Qualcomm model Snapdragon 450.
The smartphone was placed 3 gigabytes of operational, as well as 32 gigabytes of main memory, which, if desired, can be expanded with Micro SD memory cards.
The front camera module has a resolution of 8 megapixels, and the front camera is represented by a 13-megapixel sensor.
Huawei presented new generation MediaPad tablets
Huawei presented its next-generation MediaPad tablets during the MWC-2018. Representatives of the company informed that in the sales this device will appear in the spring. The difference MediaPad is the appearance of the all-metal case and ergonomic design.
The network got the design of a new smartphone Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S
The conceptual design of the new smartphone Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S has got to the Network. The corresponding video was published on YouTube video sharing.
Meizu will release two improved versions of the smartphone Meizu M6s
The Internet network is filled with information about Meizu’s plans, to release improved versions of the smartphone M6s, which was shown to the public in January this year. Manufacturers of Meizu decided to take such a step because of consumers’ requests for large amounts of memory and power of phones.
“VKontakte” on Android will help users to transfer money faster
Users of the VKontakte application on Android will be able to transfer money to friends and colleagues with great convenience, pay for purchases in online stores. In this they will help the appeared button “Money”, which appeared on personal pages, making it faster and more convenient.
Crypt crooks scammed Android users
Scammers create phishing applications, wallets to intercept private keys and SEED-phrases (a set of words to restore the wallet). In this case, the risk of users is higher – the stolen password from the exchange can be reset, but if the private key is compromised, the contents of the wallet are lost
PROMT launched the google Translate.Ru in Telegram and Skype
PROMT for the twentieth anniversary of the service Translate.Ru announced the release of the eponymous bot-translator for Telegram and Skype.
Google Optimize increased the number of experiments to 5
Google will extend the limit on the number of simultaneous experiments in the Google Optimize service from 3 to 5. Previously, the maximum number was three simultaneous experiments. In addition, Google released a series of videos that tell us about the basics of working with Optimize.
Genetics compiled a genealogical tree of 13 million people
Having studied 86 million profiles, the scientists have established in what kindred relations the above mentioned people are. Thus, researchers managed to create more than 5 million genealogical trees, the largest of which included 13 million people from 11 generations who lived in 1650-2000
Scientists have created a battery that works at -70 degrees Celsius
It is reported that this material can provide the batteries with work in conditions of negative temperatures up to 70 degrees below zero. At the same time, the battery capacity will be about 70% of the nominal capacity. Now the batteries work at best at -40 degrees, and lose up to 88% of the design capacity.
In Sweden, scientists proposed a new classification of diabetes mellitus
In Sweden, at Lund University, scientists developed and proposed a new classification of diabetes mellitus for adult patients. Scientists have replaced the former designations of diseases of both types 1 and 2 in favor of five subgroups. They take into account the progression of diabetes and the risk of complications.
The first experiment was launched at the NICA collider in Dubna
Scientists of the Institute in Dubna, the launch of the first accelerator NICA, the experiment is organized in the framework of scientific nuclear research. The specialists set a goal – to investigate the features of baryonic matter, the density of which is going to be determined with the help of a collider.
Scientists learned about the ability of dolphins to plan hunting
Scientists have installed on the backs of gray dolphins sensors that record the movement of animals, the depth and the signals they emit. As a result, it became clear that the dolphins begin to echolocally almost immediately after diving. Perhaps they are doing this in order to assess the depth.
Scientists have discovered six new species of dwarf anteater
Dwarf anteater for 250 years was considered one species. Recently, scientists from Brazil, having studied in detail the morphological, morphometric and molecular data of these animals, described six new species of the genus Cyclopes. Swedish naturalist Carl Liney described the dwarf anteaters 250 years ago
Scientists have received from wood a compressible carbon sponge
Specialists from the University of Maryland conducted a series of studies and were able to obtain a compressible carbon tube from wood. This material is very in demand and therefore its inventions are an important scientific step.
Physicists plan to create a “trap” for antimatter by 2022
Until 2022, physicists plan to build a special portable “trap” for antimatter and transport it on a truck to the site of the experiment. To create antimatter, the protons heated to high energy are sent to the target, which is made up of heavy metal atoms.
Scientists have stepped closer to the discovery of immortality
Specialists from the University of Arizona found an important stage in the telomerase cycle. This component scientists call “an enzyme of immortality.” Information about this is reported by the Science Daily.
Scientists have found a huge planet with a large water content
In the atmosphere of the planet WASP-39b, American astronomers have found water. The material about this is published in scientific publications. This planet is from the Earth at a distance of 700 light years
The launch of the “Union” from the cosmodrome in the Kura is scheduled for March 6
The Russian launch vehicle Soyuz will be launched from the cosmodrome in Kourou (French Guiana) on Tuesday, March 6. This was reported on Friday by Arianespace, which is carrying out commercial launches of the Russian missile from this cosmodrome. “Soyuz” is to put into orbit four communications satellites at once.
Fly to Mars astronauts will help algae
To fly to Mars and create stations on distant planets conquerors of space will help the photobioreactor, growing green algae – chlorella. It will be the first step in the biological system that will allow a person to exist in space autonomously
Trump reduced NASA’s budget for the development of new projects
The revised NASA budget was introduced by US President Donald Trump last year, and he was not at all pleased with the agency’s employees, since scientists were offered to engage in less expensive programs.
The new module for the ISS will be tested at the end of March
RSC Energia reports that by the end of this month will conduct dynamic tests of the NEM (scientific and energy module), which should become part of the ISS. The test program includes a “flight” of a crew of three people in a full-size module layout.
The International Forum on Space Exploration was opened in Tokyo
In Tokyo, the second International Space Exploration Forum (ISEF) began its work. According to the organizers, more than 500 industry representatives from more than 60 countries will take part in the event.
The second satellite “Blagovest” was delivered to the Baikonur cosmodrome
The second telecommunication satellite “Blagovest” for the needs of the RF Ministry of Defense was delivered to the Baikonur cosmodrome, the enterprise-manufacturer of the Reshetnev ISS reported on Friday. Previously, Reshetnev’s head Nikolai Testoyedov informed RIA Novosti that the second Blagovest would go into orbit in April 2018.
“Hayabusa-2” received the first snapshot of the asteroid Ryuga
Launched in 2014, Hayabusa-2 station is designed to deliver soil samples from the asteroid (162173) 1999 JU3, also known as Ryugu. It is a dark carbon object (an asteroid of class C) with an elongated orbit that crosses not only the orbit of the Earth, but also Mars.
In the United States launched a missile with a meteorological satellite
United Launch Alliance (ULA) carried out launch of the Atlas V booster rocket with the meteorological satellite on board in the USA. This is reported on March 2 on the company’s website.
The Kaluga plant began assembling the vans of Peugeot and Citroen
In the Russian Federation, the production of two French commercial models started. Vans Citroen Jumpy and Peugeot Expert began to collect on full cycle technology at the plant in Kaluga. Basic versions of both models are offered at a price of 1.47 million rubles
Rotary engine will revive company Mazda
The rotary engine will be revived by Mazda. This is the official version from Vice President of Sales Martin Ten Brik, who is responsible for the branch in Europe. The vice-president told journalists about the plans of the Japanese auto giant and informed about some of the intentions of the concern.
Brand Cupra built an electric racing hatchback e-Racer
Engineers of the Spanish automotive brand Cupra built a new racing e-Racer hatchback with a fully electric power plant. A high-performance model will be presented to the public in a few days as part of the International Automobile Exhibition in Geneva.
Pick-up Fiat Fullback has received an updated version for Russia
Company FIAT will release on the Russian market an updated version of the pickup FIAT Fullback 2018 model year. Thanks to the newest modular platform, the car became lighter by 355 kg.
BYD Tang’s new crossover got a huge swivel screen
One of the features of the model is a huge multimedia system, which can be located both vertically and horizontally. It is worth recalling that the design of the body of the new compact crossover BYD Tang was declassified in late 2017.
Pagani will release an electric supercar
The head of Pagani Horatio Pagani confirmed the work on a fully electric supercar. The novelty, which will become the fourth model in the line of the brand, will not appear until 2025. This site informs Autodato.
In the company of Fiat are preparing to release an off-road version of the hatchback Argo
In the company Fiat announced their intention to produce an off-road version of the five-door hatchback Argo. The car is intended exclusively for the South American market. Thanks to the release of a new model, the car company wants to increase sales of its vehicles
Brabus presented the most powerful Mercedes-AMG E63 S
In the future car show in Geneva (Switzerland), their new products will show such eminent tuning studio, as ABT and Startech’s. Now the legendary German Brabus has told that he also plans to present his new project.
Skoda will present at the auto show in Geneva a folding scooter
It is noted that the novelty will be offered to customers of Skoda Octavia and Skoda Superb cars as an option as early as 2018. Skoda, part of the Volkswagen AG concern, plans to present a new folding scooter as part of the motor show in Geneva, Switzerland.
The teaser of the “charged” Lamborghini Huracan Performante appeared on the Net
The Italian premium brand auto brand Lamborghini has placed a teaser of the “charged” model Huracan Performante Spyder on the World Wide Web. It is performed in the variation Performante Spyder.