23 Oct, 2019

News digest for 10/22/2019

Runet isolation exercises will be held at least once a year

The exercises provided for by the law on isolation of Runet will be held at least once a year. This is stated in the government decree published on the official portal of legal information. The government decree will come into force on November 1

The exercises will be conducted according to the plan of the Ministry of communications, agreed with the FSB, defense Ministry, FSO, EMERCOM and the Federal service for technical and export control.

The purpose of the exercise is called “ensuring the stability, safety and integrity of the functioning” of the Runet, as well as ” working out mechanisms for the restoration of communication networks during emergencies.”


The new head of the Russian human rights Council, Valery Fadeev, said he understood the harsh reaction of the authorities to the uncoordinated rallies and repeated a favorite thesis of Russian propagandists: “Such a reaction is often found in other countries, there is nothing surprising here.”


The Deputy of the Parliament of Bangladesh has hired doubles to pass her exams at the University

Bangladesh MP Tamanna Nusrat was expelled from the University where she received a bachelor of arts degree. It is reported by the Guardian with reference to AFP. It is believed that Nusrat hired eight similar-looking girls who took exams instead. They managed to perform at least 13 tests on behalf of the Deputy. The fraud became known after a journalist from Nagorik TV came to the exam and encountered a Nusrat lookalike there.

“Everyone knew about the deception, but no one said anything because she is from a very influential family,” said an unnamed employee of the University where deputa studied

I personally know the system inside out

In the Volgograd regional Duma, the Commission on regulations will also be given anti-corruption powers. But its member is a previously convicted and serving Deputy, reports “Notepad-Volgograd”. Yevgeny Pylnev according to official information in the 80s was tried for theft of state property. Served time in prison. His conviction is extinguished

Award “Honorary academician LIED”, which is awarded for contributions to pseudoscience.

The award ceremony “Honorary academician LIED” was held on October 19 in Moscow. The winner was chosen by secret ballot of the jury consisting of 12 famous scientists and popularizers of science.

In the final came, blogger Natalia Zubareva, presented as ” a therapist who also calls herself an endocrinologist, nutritionist, children’s nutritionist and sports nutritionist, the author of pseudoscientific books that sell huge editions, telling her subscribers about such dangers as leaky intestines, toxic deodorants, toothpaste and plastic utensils.”

As well as the author of pseudo-historical books Nikolai Starikov and instagram blogger Ekaterina Filatova (“Katia Txi”), which promotes alternative medicine, vaccination and treatment with homeopathy.

Russia took the first place in terms of construction of commercial real estate.

From January to June, almost 200 thousand square meters of new retail space were introduced in Russian cities, which is 13% more than in the same period last year, Cushman & Wakefield found.

The five European leaders also included Italy (131.5 thousand square meters), Poland (113.8 thousand square meters), France (76.1 thousand square meters) and Germany (52.5 thousand square meters). Across Europe, the volume of new shopping centers in the first half of 2019 decreased by 18% compared to the same period in 2018 and amounted to 863 thousand square meters.


Throughout Bolivia protests erupted in connection with the brazen election fraud. People burn election commissions, destroyed the statue of Hugo Chavez-a symbol of socialism, in which everyone was disappointed. Maduro is said to have sent 240 soldiers to help Morales


Russia plans to create a state operator of container cargo in the Arctic

The Russian authorities intend to create a state operator of container cargo in the Arctic and cover the costs of carriers for transportation, as well as all associated risks. Deputy Minister for the development of the Far East and the Arctic Alexander Krutikov announced. As he explained, the budget will take only the costs directly related to transportation. Other expenses must be borne by the company.

“The cost of transportation should be less than the transportation through the Suez canal, at least at the initial stage»

However, as Krutikov noted, in order to make the North sea route more competitive, this scheme will have to work for at least ten years.

Now the transportation of goods through the Arctic is more than a third (36%) more expensive than their transportation through the Suez canal. This is despite the fact that the route through the Arctic, connecting Europe and Asia, is much shorter than a similar path through Africa.

The US is ready to use military force against Turkey

President Donald trump is ready to use military force against Turkey “if necessary,” Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said in an interview with CNBC.

“We prefer peace to war. But in the event of an event in which military action is needed, President trump is fully prepared to take it»

At the same time, Pompeo refused to specify exactly what actions Ankara will lead to a military response from the United States. He explained that he did not want to interfere with “the President’s decision on whether to make a Grand commitment to use American military power.”


How much do the largest state-owned companies in Russia owe creditors?

In” HALAL DUMPLINGS ” found pork

Initially, in the dumplings LLC “Ravis-Poultry Sosnovskaya” looking for Salmonella bacteria. But found much more! During the laboratory study of samples from the Yekaterinburg market “omega”, the experts found the DNA of pork…

Muslims were outraged, and the representative of the head of Chechnya in the Urals Jamlayla Abdulkadyrov called to check all Halal products in the region!

Briefly about health care

A resident of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky filmed the queue for a ticket to the doctor in the city polyclinic No. 1. The woman explains that patients take a queue from one o’clock in the morning and spend the night in cars at the door, with the hope of entering the building in the morning among the first.

Volgograd officials have established a standard of nutrition for the elderly

Officials of the administration of the Volgograd region have developed and already approved the food standards of elderly citizens. According to officials, a day such people need 100 grams of wheat bread, 20 grams of pasta, 4 grams of breadcrumbs, 10 grams of sour cream, 25 grams of sausage, 10 grams of salt and 4 eggs a week.

We are talking about elderly people staying in nursing homes, a psychoneurological dispensary and other social institutions.

Pensioner from Novosibirsk asked for help from residents of America and Europe

Ministry of defence has evicted Natalia Margieva son together out of the room, recognized by the court service housing. She lived there for more than 30 years. Natalia is a former employee of the Glukhov division of strategic missile forces in the Novosibirsk region, more than 10 years worked in the officers ‘ mess.

I, the citizen of the great country, the homeless of the great country of the Russian Federation, I ask not indifferent people from America, Germany, England and so on: help, please, financially, in acquisition though any housing, though any roof over the head”, – it is told in the address of the woman.

Russia will forgive the debts of another African country.

We are talking about the amount of 163.6 million dollars, for which it is planned to use the program “debt in exchange for development”. Intergovernmental agreements with Madagascar, Mozambique and Tanzania are already being implemented under this scheme.

“By analogy with them, it is planned to settle the balance of Ethiopia’s debt to Russia – the draft agreement is currently being approved,” Russian President Vladimir Putin said. – “In the post-Soviet period, at the end of the XX century, Russia wrote off Soviet debts to African countries in the amount of 20 billion dollars,” he recalled.

This step, according to Putin, “was not only an act of generosity, but also a manifestation of pragmatism”, since many African countries that received Soviet aid were “unable to pay interest on these loans” (quotes by TASS).

“Therefore, we considered it the best option for all to start cooperation with a clean slate,” the President said.

Naryshkin called the main reasons for the envy of the West to Russia

Moscow’s continued status as one of the leading centers of power is the envy of Western countries. This includes military potential, strong political will and activity in the international arena. Sergei Naryshkin, Director of the Russian foreign intelligence service (SVR), wrote in the Serbian newspaper Evening news.

“In the modern world, Russia is again one of the leading centers of power, today our country is distinguished by strong values, because of which many in the West envy us: a powerful military potential, strong political will and willingness to act decisively in the international arena. We are again ready to defend ourselves and our allies and friends, ” Naryshkin’s text leads TASS.

The number of poor in Russia has increased

The number of Russians living below the poverty line in the first quarter of 2019 increased and reached 21 million such data published by Rosstat.

We are talking about citizens whose monthly income is below the subsistence minimum-now it is 10753 rubles. According to official statistics, if at the beginning of 2018 Russians living below the poverty line, was 13.9% (20.4 million), at the beginning of this year-14.4% (21.9 million).


The state Duma Committee supported the bill on the restoration of the system of detoxification in Russia


Half of Russians have enough money only for food and clothes

Almost half of Russians-49.4 percent-have enough money only for food and clothes. This is evidenced by the data of Rosstat. And the number of such families has grown slightly: in the first quarter of this year, they were 49.2 percent, according to News.Ru.

In Russia, a record hit the demand for gasoline

In Russia, there was a record drop in demand for gasoline compared to the same period in 2018, write about it “Izvestia” with reference to the study. Thus, in 2019, the demand for gasoline from January to September decreased by almost 1%.

Even such a small percentage for the market is a serious figure, over the past 10 years a more noticeable decline was observed only in 2015 – 1.9%. The decrease in demand is not only due to gasoline prices, which are growing minimally this year, experts believe. Operation of the car in General is not cheap-transport tax, Parking costs, fines.

Posted the trailer for “Star Wars: Skywalker. Rising»

Footage of the film was published by the Star Wars channel. In the last part of the Saga, viewers will see the confrontation between the Sith and the Jedi, as well as the finale of the Skywalker story. It is assumed that the main villain – Palpatine-will reappear in the new episode.



Less than 5% of drones in Russia are registered

All drones flying in Russia must be registered by October 27. However, less than 5% of the drones that may be in the hands of the Russians have been registered. As follows from the statistics of the Federal air transport Agency, the Agency received 3197 applications for registration of drones.

In 2019 the number of business inspections increased by a third

A long-term trend to reduce inspections of business by regulatory authorities in 2012-2018 has unfolded — in 2019, the inspectors increased the number of planned and unscheduled inspections, says a study by the Institute of practical law enforcement of the European University (IPP EU SPb).

Rospotrebnadzor (the number of its unscheduled inspections increased by 29.5 thousand), which controls the markets closest to the final consumer and cash payments, as well as the Ministry of emergency situations (plus 16 thousand), Rostekhnadzor (14 thousand) and Rosselkhoznadzor (12 thousand), which were among the first to implement the risk-oriented approach. The number of unscheduled control measures decreased only at Rostrud (by 10 thousand) and at the Ministry of internal Affairs (by 431).

Ukraine is on the eve of an ” economic breakthrough.”

“We are on the verge of an economic breakthrough. It was felt in all meetings in the USA. People, business, investors, officials are looking with interest at Ukraine, all recognize the ability of the new government to change the country, ” he wrote on his Facebook page, the Minister of economy of the Republic Timofey Milovanov.

According to the Minister, in order to attract foreign investment and achieve success in the economy, Kiev must fulfill four points.

First of all, potential investors are concerned about the extent to which the current government of Ukraine is independent in decision-making.

Secondly, Kiev should finally reform the judicial and law enforcement systems, as well as ensure the independence of the judicial branch of government, the Minister said.

The third point concerns the fight against ” Bank owners who have harmed taxpayers and customers.”

The fourth condition for the inflow of investments into the Ukrainian economy — “the same rules of the game for all” and” deoligarhizatsiya ” Ukraine, said Timofey Milovanov.

“If we convince the world, Ukraine will begin to develop rapidly, we will be flooded with investments, and we will finally become successful,” the Minister wrote

The number of prisoners in Russia has updated the historical minimum

The number of detainees in jail for the first time in the history of Russia does not exceed 100 thousand people. About it on Tuesday, October 22, reported in a press-Bureau of Federal service of execution of punishments (FSIN).

Thus, as of October 1, 2019, 98301 people are in jail, while in the same period in 2018, 100581 people were detained. In addition, during the year, the number of people in correctional colonies decreased — from 463 thousand to 434 thousand convicts by October 1.

Rosstat has published the data about the salary of Russians by types of economic activity.

Over the past five years (from 2013 to 2018), salaries of workers engaged in culture, sports, leisure and entertainment have increased most significantly in Russia. In 2013, the average monthly salary in this category was 25.2 thousand rubles, in 2018-43.9 thousand rubles. The increase was 74%.

Agriculture, forestry, hunting, fishing and fish farming are in second place among the areas with the most noticeable growth in wages. In 2018, the average salary of employees in this area amounted to 28.1 thousand rubles, which is 73% more than five years earlier (it was 16.3 thousand rubles).

Salaries in the sphere of healthcare and social services have also increased significantly — in 2018, the average salary of an employee in this area amounted to just over 40 thousand rubles, and in 2013 — 24.5 thousand rubles. An increase of 63%.

The average salary of employees employed in the field of information and communication increased by 60% (from 42.2 thousand to 67.8 thousand rubles).

Almost 54% increased the salary of employees engaged in mining (from 54.1 thousand to 83.2 thousand rubles in 2018).

State support of the North Caucasus failed

The accounts chamber called ineffective measures of state support, which in 2017-2019 were allocated for the socio-economic development of the regions of the North Caucasus. The investment climate there has not improved, there are few successfully completed investment projects, problems in the labor market remain, according to the report of the Department.

Russian businesses were asked to reduce taxes for the holdings

The Russian Union of Industrialists and entrepreneurs (RSPP) has sent proposals to the Ministry of Finance on how to improve the tax regime of large holdings. Now it is unprofitable to buy foreign assets from Russia, for this purpose it is necessary to create holdings in Europe, it is said in the letter with which copy Vedomosti got acquainted. To rectify the situation, the RSPB proposes to soften the terms of benefits-tax exemption of dividends and income received when leaving the capital of companies.

A spokesman for the RSPB confirmed the content of the proposals set out in the document. The Ministry of Finance has received the letter and will study it, a Ministry spokesman said.

The state will insure voluntary pensions

The national settlement Depository is planned to become an operator of non-state pension provision (NGO), so that it insures voluntary savings of future pensioners within 1.4 million rubles, said the Chairman of the state Duma Committee on the financial market Anatoly Aksakov.

Superjet aircraft sales (SSJ100)

Aircraft manufacturer Superjet (SSJ100) JSC “Sukhoi Civil aircraft” (SCS), according to reports, sold in January-September, only one aircraft. Revenue of GSS collapsed by 4.5 times, to 6 billion rubles, and net loss increased by 2.5 times. Among the reasons, experts and market participants call the “engine crisis”, protracted negotiations with Aeroflot on the supply of ten SSJ, as well as the upcoming increase in subsidies for buyers of Russian aircraft, because of which airlines may be profitable to postpone the transaction.

The indicator of the debt burden of Russians is growing

The highest rates of indebtedness of the population were recorded in the Amur (30.41%), Kirov (29.45%) and Orenburg (28.64%) regions, as well as in the Krasnoyarsk territory (28.4%) and the Komi Republic (28.37%).

The lowest level of PD was observed among borrowers of Primorsky Krai (21.74%), Bryansk region (21.96%), Moscow (22.21%), as well as Pskov (22.23%) and Smolensk (22.24%) regions.

Wave of tax debts covered all

A wave of debts covered everyone-Russian companies with their set of taxes and fees, and owners of their own businesses, and just citizens. According to the accounts chamber, the debts of Russians to the state budget in connection with non-payment of taxes and fees on time, as well as additional amounts and penalties on July 1, 2019 exceeded 3.5 trillion rubles.

Brazil will hold an auction for the development of oil fields

14 major oil companies have already registered to participate in the auction, which will be held on November 6. The companies are expected to pay $25 billion for the right to develop sites at four fields on Brazil’s Atlantic shelf – Buzios, Itapu, Sepia and Atapu.

Churchmen build up a plot on the fur Factory on the sly

In the first quarter of the village of Mekhzavod is another mysterious construction, according to “Samara Review”. On the fence surrounding the site, by the way, previously reserved for kindergartens and schools, there is no information poster, workers work without overalls.

However, the mystery dissipates, if you look at the Twitter administration Krasnoglinsky district. It is reported with reference to the Department of urban development of Samara that the site was donated to the ROC. Moreover, construction began in September, and it turned out who uses the site, only by mid-October.

Perhaps the workers of the Samara branch of the ROC seek to fulfill the order of the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill, who ordered to build 30 more churches in Samara.

Yakut microbiologists have created a biological product that “eats” oil

Microbiologists of the Institute of oil and gas problems SB RAS, a part of the Federal research center “YANTS SB RAS”, have developed a multifunctional biological product for soil purification from oil pollution.

Safe with gold found at the site of the break of the dams in Krasnoyarsk

At the site of the break of the dams near Krasnoyarsk rescuers found a metal safe with 18 kilograms of gold, RIA “Novosti” with reference to the Investigative Committee. It is noted that the safe was found after draining one of the flooded backwaters. Then it was opened by the investigative team

“Nine flasks with intact seals, presumably with gold, were found, as well as 14 sealed bags with concentrate for secondary processing, which were seized and attached to the materials of the criminal case,” the press service said.

China is seeking the imposition of sanctions against the United States at $ 2.4 billion

The Chinese authorities are seeking to impose retaliatory measures on the issue of duties to the United States for non-compliance with WTO rules duties imposed by the American authorities in the period from 2007 to 2012. This is reported in the official letter of the Chinese delegation to the WTO, published on the website of the Department on Monday, October 21

Assad visited the soldiers in Idlib province

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad met with Syrian soldiers on the frontline in Idlib province, Sana reported. It is noted that Assad has arrived in the city of Gubat.

US troops are stationed in Iraq temporarily

American troops currently relocating from Syria to Iraq have permission to do so only if they are later withdrawn from Iraqi territory. The relocated us military does not have permission to stay in Iraq on a permanent basis, explained today, October 22, in the command of the armed forces of the Arab Republic, reports from Baghdad Reuters.

“All US troops that have been withdrawn from Syria have been given permission to enter so that they can be (further) withdrawn outside Iraq. These forces are not allowed to remain in Iraq, ” the statement said.

Trump threatened to strike Iran

As reported by ABC News, the American President is inclined to leave about 200 American soldiers in the oil fields located in the Eastern part of Syria. Also, the presence of a military contingent will provide protection from Iran’s transportation of weapons to Syria.

“I’m trying to get out of wars. But we may also have to get involved in wars— ” Mr. trump said.”If Iran does something, it will receive a blow that it has never received before.” He also said that the us military from Syria will be sent to other areas of the region, and then return home.

The reason for another crisis in Iranian-American relations was the drone attack on the largest oil refineries in Saudi Arabia.

South Korea has accused Russia of invading the air defense identification zone

The Ministry of national defense of South Korea announced the invasion of six aircraft of the Russian aerospace forces in the so-called air defense identification zone (KADIZ). About it on Tuesday, October 22, reports TASS with reference to the representative of Department.

Cameroon intends to submit proposals to Rosatom on cooperation

Cameroon is interested in cooperation with Russia in the energy sector, in the near future intends to submit proposals to Rosatom, said the Ambassador of the African Republic Mahamat PABA Sale in an interview with RIA Novosti. At the moment, there is no cooperation in the energy sector between the two countries. Cameroon is also interested in buying Russian armored personnel carriers to transport the military, as well as military transport and combat helicopters, said in an interview with RIA Novosti, the Ambassador of the African Republic to Russia Mahamat PABA Sale.

Russian defense Ministry to send two Tu-160 bombers to South Africa

An air group of strategic bombers and military transport aircraft will visit South Africa as part of bilateral cooperation, the defense Ministry said Monday

The Pentagon is preparing a plan for the complete withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan

The us Department of defense has recently been developing a plan for a complete withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan in case of a corresponding decision by the President of the United States Donald trump. This was reported on Monday by NBC, citing sources in the Pentagon.

In the New Tretyakov gallery will open an exhibition of Russian avant-garde

The exhibition, which tells the story of the collection of Russian avant-garde in the collection of the Tretyakov gallery, opens on Wednesday, October 23, in the New Tretyakov gallery on the Crimean shaft.The press release says: “the Project is timed to the centenary of the creation of a unique project of Soviet Russia – the Museum of picturesque culture, which existed from 1919 to 1929.”

There was a trailer sci-Fi Thriller “Bloodshot” with VIN Diesel

Sony Pictures has released a trailer for the sci-Fi Thriller “Bloodshot”. The premiere of the blockbuster with VIN Diesel in the title role is scheduled for February 20, 2020.



The first international festival opens in Zaryadye

On October 30, at 20.00, Berlioz’s “Fantastic Symphony” will be performed as part of the concert in memory of the landmark date: 150 years have passed since the composer’s death. The closing ceremony of the festival will be held on November 4 on the day of national unity.

St. Petersburg is invited to the exhibition of theater photographers

On the New stage of the Alexandrinsky theater on October 22, the opening of the exhibition project ” Theater photographers of St. Petersburg. On the other side of the lens.” This was reported in the press service of the Committee on culture.

Visitors of the exhibition will get acquainted with professional theatrical photography. The project combines the works of four authors-Victor Vasiliev, Natalia Korenovskaya, Stanislav Levshin and Vladimir Postnov. The focus of the photographers ‘ attention is the performances of Valery Fokin, Lev Dodin, Andrei Moguchy, Yuri Butusov, Veniamin Filshtinsky and other famous Directors.

Exhibition of theatrical posters and props will open in Chita

“Visitors will be presented colorful photos of scenes from the performances of the Chita drama theater, sketches for performances, posters of productions and repertoire of numerous theatrical seasons, props of fairy-tale performances, costumes of characters of plays of Russian and foreign classics, photos of artistic Directors and actors,” the press service of the Ministry of culture of Transbaikalia reported.

Lars Danielsson is going to Moscow

One of the most famous jazzmen of the world on October 30 and 31 will perform in the Moscow jazz club “Esse” together with French pianist Grerogi Privoy and Turkish drummer Robert Mehmet Aikis.

Russian premiere of the cantata on Che Guevara

The composition of the German composer Hans Werner Henze (1926-2012) “the Raft of Medusa”, dedicated to the legendary Cuban revolutionary Ernesto Che Guevara, will open at the end of November in Yekaterinburg the international music festival” Eurasia”. As reported on Monday in the press service of the Sverdlovsk Philharmonic, the musical work in Russia will be presented for the first time.

The Eurasia festival will be held in Yekaterinburg for the fifth time from November 29 to December 6. The International festival with works from the XII century to the present day will be performed by artists of Russia, France, Germany, great Britain and Georgia.

Netflix has published a trailer for the third season of the series “the Crown»

On Monday, October 21, the network appeared the trailer for the third season of the series “the Crown” from Netflix. The video was published on the official channel of the streaming service in YouTube. The new season focuses on the reign of Elizabeth II.



Scientific Halloween at the planetarium

Moscow planetarium next week will hold a thematic tour in the dark on the occasion of Halloween and dark matter Day-both holidays are celebrated on October 31.

Jean-Paul Gaultier in Moscow

French couturier Jean-Paul Gaultier visited Moscow in preparation for the tour of his project Fashion Freak Show. The couturier noted that the main purpose of his visit is to see the Moscow Palace of youth, where his project will tour from 6 to 24 February.

Symposium “sound” opens in Moscow

On October 22 and 23, Moscow will host for the first time the international Symposium “recording industry of academic music”. The event, organized by the Russian music Union, will be held in the framework Of the international award for the best audio recording of works of academic music “Pure sound”.

175 years old Sarah Bernard

“Magnificent Sarah”, “divine Sarah” – so Bernard was called in Europe, and then all over the world. Her manner of being on stage inspired Verdi to write the Opera La Traviata. And I have not forgotten the art of Bernard as an example of technical perfection.

Da Vinci retrospective opens in Louvre

The largest retrospective of Leonardo Da Vinci’s work opens on October 24 in the Louvre. It is timed to the 500th anniversary of the artist’s death.

The exhibition includes about 120 paintings, drawings, sculptures and manuscripts. The main exhibits will be “Madonna in the rocks”, “St. Anne with Madonna and child Christ”, “John the Baptist” and “Gioconda”.

New stable form of plutonium discovered

An international team of scientists has discovered a solid and stable form of plutonium with a pentavalent oxidation state. It can serve as a transition phase for the storage of radioactive waste

A mouse embryo was grown from one somatic cell

Experts have demonstrated that a somatic cell can be easily reprogrammed into a stem cell and grow a similar embryo from it. After that, experts implanted newly formed embryos into the uterus of mice, and they began to develop, although full-fledged tissues still did not grow in them.

Scientists have solved the mystery of the inconvenient location of Machu Picchu

The builders of the ancient city of Machu Picchu did not accidentally decide to build a settlement high in the mountains — this decision was due to cracks in the local geological structures discovered by modern scientists. Geologists say that these cracks greatly facilitated high-altitude construction.

Scientists: people do not believe in their own mortality

People do not believe in their own mortality, Israeli experts found. This is the peculiarity of the brain-it perceives the passing of life as something concerning others, but not yourself.

“The brain refuses to accept the fact that death is inevitable for us, explains Yair Dor-Ziderman, one of the authors of the work. — When he gets information linking us to death, something tells us that the information is unreliable, that we shouldn’t believe it.”

Long-term lung damage found in former smokers

According to research by American scientists, people who have previously smoked or smoke less than 5 cigarettes a day have long-term lung damage, which can increase the risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Sleep helps to improve memory and learning, increase attention and creativity

Sleep plays an important role in brain function, forming new pathways and processing information. Studies have shown that adequate sleep helps improve memory and learning, increase attention and creativity, and helps make decisions.

When a person has insufficient sleep, physical changes occur in the brain that alter brain activity and function. People who do not have enough sleep may have difficulty making decisions, solving problems, controlling emotions, and adapting to change. Lack of sleep is also associated with depression, suicide, and risky behavior.

In South Africa inside the diamond found unknown to science mineral

In the South African Republic found a diamond, inside which was a piece of unknown mineral science-only 100 micrometers. This is approximately the width of a human hair. A mineral with unusual characteristics was lucky to find scientists from Canada. The dark green mineral was named goldschmidtite-in honor of the founder of Geochemistry and crystal chemistry Victor Moritz Goldschmidt (1888-1947).

“Goldschmidtite has high concentrations of niobium, potassium and the rare earth elements lanthanum and cerium, while the rest of the mantle is dominated by other elements such as magnesium and iron,” explained University of Alberta student Nicole Meyer.

Elon Musk wrote a message on Twitter via the starlink satellite network

The founder of the American company SpaceX Elon Musk wrote the first message in his microblog Twitter using the satellite network Starlink, which is supposed to be used for the global distribution of fast Internet.

NASA has completed a mission to study The earth’s radiation belt

Scientists have sent the latest team on a satellite mission to study The earth’s radiation belt Van Allen Probes. About it reports Space.com. The development of the mission of the American aerospace Agency NASA to study the radiation belt of the Earth, in the Western literature also called the “van Allen belt”, was started in 2007.

NASA has developed a speeding up to the speed of light engine

NASA has created an engine that accelerates to 99% of the speed of light. Engineer David burns has developed a fundamentally new type of accelerator in the presence of energy and time. The scientist stressed that the concept uses a “loophole” in the theory of relativity.

On the telescope James Webb conducted a comprehensive test of nodes

NASA and Northrop Grumman completed a comprehensive test of the science and energy modules of the James Webb space telescope on Monday. In particular, the system of disclosure of thermal insulation of the scientific module, consisting of five layers, was tested