15 May, 2018

The cost of national projects of President Putin

The publication “Kommersant” got acquainted with the expenditure items of 13 national projects that were prepared to implement the “May Decree” of President Vladimir Putin of May 7, 2018 on national development goals.

The total amount for all 13 national projects, which will be implemented from 2019 to 2024, is 25 trillion rubles. The largest projects are: road (more than 8 trillion rubles.), Demographic (3.55 trillion rubles.), Infrastructure (1.79 trillion rubles.) And the project “Digital Economy” (1.31 trillion rubles.).

The publication emphasizes that the ministries and agencies “brought” under the new national projects already existing state programs.

“Almost all the ideology of the new national projects is in the repetition of the old ones: basically they are purchases of equipment, capital investments and state orders,” Kommersant reports.

The only exception is the national health project. On medicine until 2024, planned to 1.33 trillion rubles. It is noted that most of the funds will be spent on combating oncology.

The largest expenditures of the project on education are the construction of schools, dormitories and the transition to digital technologies in teaching.

The main item of additional expenses for the demographic project is the construction of nurseries. Road construction will receive an additional 133 billion rubles a year to repair the trails in 68 large cities. In the project on ecology, most funds will be spent on solving the garbage problem – 20-25 billion rubles a year.

The bulk of the costs of the “digital” national project – investments in digital broadband for the public sector, schools and hospitals, as well as software for government agencies – an additional expenditure of 158 billion rubles

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North Korea begins dismantling the nuclear test site of Phungery

The DPRK began dismantling the facilities on the territory of the Pyungery nuclear test site. With this statement was made on Tuesday, May 15, site 38 North with reference to satellite data.

The patrol police of Crimea began work in Ukraine

The official ceremony of launching the work of the Crimean patrol police was held at the Azov post, located on the 500th kilometer of the M-18 Kharkiv-Simferopol-Alushta-Yalta highway. Head of the National Police of Ukraine Sergey Knyazev announced a set of “patrol police of the Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol” in late April.

Ex-MP is summoned to testify in the US

Former deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Andrey Artemenko said that he was called to testify before a grand jury in connection with the investigation of the Special Representative of the Robert Mueller May 14, according to Politico.

I received a summons last week. I’m going to personally attend the meeting. – Andrei Artemenko, Ukrainian politician

The Netherlands authorities refused to use Kaspersky Lab

The Government of the Netherlands announced a decision to begin phasing out the use of Kaspersky Lab’s anti-virus software. This is reported by Reuters

The niece of Skripal was denied a second time a British visa

Niece poisoned in Salisbury former GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal for the second time refused to issue a visa to the UK, reports RIA “Novosti” words of her husband Arseny Elifanteva.

EU ambassador: US did not offer alternative on nuclear deal with Iran

Ambassador of the European Union (EU) in the United States David O’Sullivan said that at the moment the United States did not offer a peaceful alternative to the Iranian nuclear deal, RIA Novosti reports.

Trump discussed with Trudeau the course of the new negotiations on NAFTA

US President Donald Trump discussed with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau talks on a trade agreement on the North American Free Trade Area (NAFTA), the White House said.

“President Donald Trump spoke today with the prime minister of Canada Justin Trudeau to discuss new negotiations for a trade agreement on the North American Free Trade President Trump stressed the importance of the speedy development of the agreements.”, – the document says.


Contractors will be required to pass a drug test

Testing is also provided before combat alert. Contractors – from the soldier to the general – are required to undergo a “chemical-toxicological study of the presence in the human body of narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances and their metabolites”.

Israel led the security forces into a state of high alert

In Israel, police, security services and the army have been placed on high alert due to large-scale Palestinian protests. This is reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the office of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

The US strengthens the protection of its embassies

The US has strengthened the protection of its embassies in Jordan, Israel and Turkey, NBC reports citing sources in the country’s Ministry of Defense.

The newest underwater drones began to be tested in the Crimea

On the sea range in the Crimea, the newest unmanned robotic complex “Clavesin-2” is tested. This is the second generation of the family of domestic autonomous unmanned underwater vehicles (ANPA).

Japan will host US missile defense complexes

Two ground-based Aegis Ashore missile defense complexes will be deployed on Honshu Island in the provinces of Akita in the north of Japan and Yamaguchi in the south-west. This is reported by TASS with reference to the agency Kyodo.

The new military radar “Casta-2” entered the Southern Military District

The new radar station “Kasta-2” entered the radio engineering regiment of the 4th Army Air Force and Air Defense of the Southern Military District, which is stationed in the Volgograd region. This was reported to journalists by the head of the press service of South-Eastern Europe Vadim Astafiev, RIA Novosti reports.

Leader of Hezbollah reported on missile attack on Israel

The head of the Lebanese Shiite organization and political party Hezbollah, Hasan Nasrallah, said he had fired 55 missiles at Israel’s positions from Syria last week. This was reported by Gazeta.ru with reference to Reuters. The blow fell on the Golan Heights.

The X-22 missiles will turn into invulnerable stratospheric weapons

The Ministry of Defense of Russia returns in operation the aerial guided missiles of medium range X-22, taken in the 2000s. After completion, they will equal the characteristics of the latest cruise missiles X-32, which are virtually invulnerable to air defense and fighter-interceptor enemy.

The United States conducted a 1970 rocket test

In the arsenal of the American army, which has been tested, the intercontinental ballistic missile Minuteman III has been in operation since 1970, it follows from the report of the Command of the global strike of the US Air Force. As part of the tests, it was planned to check the combat readiness of missiles, the Pentagon said.


The court’s decision to block Telegram entered into force

The decision of the Tagansky District Court of Moscow on blocking access to the Telegram messenger took effect on May 15. This is stated on the official website of the courts of Moscow

Court fined Cossack for hooliganism on May 5 rallies

The Tver court of Moscow has appointed an administrative fine to Yevgeny Fedorchunkov, who was found guilty of petty hooliganism at an unsanctioned rally on May 5 in the capital, press secretary of the court Anastasia Dzyurko said.

Red for pedestrians proposed to limit 45 seconds

In Russia, they proposed to limit the waiting time for green light on pedestrian crossings – no more than 45 seconds. This includes the draft of the preliminary national standard (PSTN), which is planned to be approved next year.

The average size of the loan in cash reached a historic high

The growth in retail lending is largely due to an increase in the average loan amount, according to the data of the credit history bureau (BCI) “Equifax”. As a result of the first quarter, the average check for cash loans reached a historic high of 141 thousand rubles. Experts fear that such growth may lead to an increase in the lending of certain segments of the population, since people are not always able to assess their strength.

The number of mortgage deals in Moscow rose in April by 78%

In April 2018, Rosreestr for Moscow registered 7.2 thousand mortgage contracts, which is 8% more compared to March, and also 78% more than in April 2017. The department reports this on its website.

The court rejected Khodorkovsky’s complaint about blocking the sites of his projects

The court dismissed the lawsuit filed by Mikhail Khodorkovsky against Roskomnadzor and the Prosecutor General’s Office about the illegal blocking of the sites of his projects Khodorkovsky.ru, Open Russia, MBH Media and Putin’s Instead, according to MBH Media. The prosecutor’s office said that the sites of these projects are connected.

In Rosturizm they told where the Russians had rested for the May holidays

According to the results of the long May holidays, Turkey and Cyprus became the leaders on completed reservations, Rosturizm reported. These countries accounted for 52.29% and 10.72% of Russian tourists’ bookings, respectively.

Russia in the share of bookings was 7.12% and took the third most popular line, said in Rosturizm.

Among other popular Russian tourists in these May destinations are Tunisia (5.19%), the United Arab Emirates (4.86%) and Greece (4.52%). In demand among compatriots were also Thailand, Dominican Republic, Vietnam and the Czech Republic.

In the Samara region, 1.5 times more expensive capital repairs

The Ministry of Energy and Housing and Communal Services of the Samara Region published on its website a draft of new tariffs for the overhaul of apartment buildings. According to the document, residents of the region expect an increase in payments for overhaul approximately 1.5 times, writes “Samara Review”.

The Central Bank named the growth rate of real wages in 2018

“According to the forecast, the annual growth rate of real wages will continue to slow down and will be 7-8% on average for 2018,” the commentary says.

In the State Duma introduced a bill to reduce the 10 times the deputy salary

The bill on reducing the deputy salary to the size of the average for the country went to the State Duma. The authors of the document were the head of the faction “Fair Russia” Sergei Mironov and his deputy Oleg Nilov, reports Interfax.

In the first quarter, 8.65 million new loans were issued in the amount of 1.6 trillion rubles

This is almost twice as much as in the first three months of last year.

Experts explain this by lowering bank rates and the fact that people are becoming more confident in their financial future. Consumer optimism is associated, above all, with low unemployment and stable growth in real wages.

But there are those who believe that the growth in lending is due to the fact that people do not have enough money for the most needed.

At the same time, in the first three months of 2018, banks issued 261,000 new mortgage loans – 61% more than a year ago, and the total amount of these loans almost doubled to 508 billion rubles.


Medvedev signed an order to build the Urals highway

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed an order on the construction of a high-speed railway Chelyabinsk-Yekaterinburg. This is reported by the press service of the Cabinet.

The road must connect two neighboring agglomerations so that those people who live there can ride comfortably, and in their own cases, and even in necessary cases, to work: the entire route between the two regional centers should take an hour or so to complete. – Dmitry Medvedev, Russian statesman

In Russia will create a register of crypto-investors

In Russia they plan to create a register of crypto-investors. They will be identified by passport and TIN, and will also be required to pass certification in order to be able to invest in ICO projects.

The Central Bank attracted Roskosmos to the rehabilitation of Fondervisbank

The Bank of Russia attracted Roskosmos as a Fonservisbank sanatorium, the Central Bank said in a statement. The revised plan for the participation of the Deposit Insurance Agency (DIA) in the reorganization of Fondervicebank provides for an increase in the authorized capital of the bank at the expense of Roskosmos.

The Finance Ministry disclosed the terms of the loan to Renov Vekselberg

The Renova company of Viktor Vekselberg, which came under the expansion of US sanctions in early April, received a loan from Promsvyazbank last week on a return basis. This is stated in the message of the press service of the Ministry of Finance.

The release specifies that the money “Renova” issued on market terms, the rate on the loan is not concessional and takes into account both the cost of funding the bank, and the risks inherent in this type of lending, including regulatory requirements for the creation of reserves. The Finance Ministry emphasizes that the budget funds to help the company were not used.

In Yakutia, a financial reserve for eliminating the consequences of emergency

The government of Yakutia has created a financial reserve of 120 million rubles to eliminate the consequences of flood and other emergencies.

Conocophillips will sell deposits in the North Sea

US oil company ConocoPhillips is preparing to sell its fields in the North Sea, as it is going to concentrate on shale production

Negotiations with Turkey on the second branch of the Turkish Stream

Gazprom started negotiations with Turkey on the route of the second branch of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline. The Russian side stated its high readiness for construction. The project is still at the negotiating stage.

The Central Bank of Russia expects a slowdown in GDP growth

The annual growth rate of GDP in the II quarter of 2018 will slow down compared to the first quarter and will be in the range of 1-1, 4%. This is stated in the materials of the Central Bank of Russia.

New system of state regulation of tariffs of state monopolies

The transition to a new system of state regulation of tariffs for natural monopolies may begin in 2020.

This was told to “Izvestia” by the deputy head of the Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) of Russia, Sergei Puzyrevsky.

The document, prepared by the agency, refers to a change in the approach to price formation in all sectors.

The bill concerns state monopolies in various spheres, for example, in railway transportation and housing and communal services.

At the same time, consumers can participate in pricing through their representative bodies.

The FAS believes that the establishment of long-term tariffs will attract private investors in these industries. Now the tariffs change every year.

PDVSA cuts its debt to Rosneft to $ 4 billion

As reported by Tass with reference to the materials of Rosneft, the Venezuelan state-owned company PDVSA reduced its arrears to the Russian oil producer under a contract for the supply of fuel to $ 4 billion.

The federal budget received from Moscow double the transfer of taxes

The volume of tax revenues transferred to the federal budget from Moscow increased by 12.2 percent in the first quarter of 2018 compared to the same period last year.

Gazprom to invest in gasification of Leningrad region

Gazprom plans to invest in the gasification of the region 1.12 billion rubles. In addition, it is planned to start a new construction. We are talking about ten inter-settlement gas pipelines.

Rosneft decided to spend less

On May 1, Rosneft announced the beginning of a share buyback program for $ 2 billion in the period until 2020. At the same time, the company announced a reduction in investments for 2018 at an approximately equivalent amount – up to 800 billion rubles. with announced in March 922 billion rubles.

In 2018, Gazprom will allocate 83 billion rubles for geological prospecting

In 2018, Gazprom intends to spend about 83 billion rubles on geological prospecting. This was stated to journalists at a press conference by Vsevolod Cherepanov, Head of Department 307.

“In 2017, Gazprom and Gazprom Neft spent 86.7 billion rubles on geological exploration, of which Gazprom contributed 65.6 billion rubles, about 10 billion rubles was spent by subsidiaries, this year the cost parameters will be comparable “- said Cherepanov.

Rosneft signed a contract with Total to supply oil to Europe

Rosneft has signed a cooperation agreement with French Total Oil Trading SA, which is a subsidiary of the oil and gas company Total. Under this agreement, Russian oil will be supplied to the European market. The volume of supplies is planned from 4.8 to 10.8 million tons.


In Yakutsk introduced emergency mode due to high water

In Yakutsk, the regime of emergency situation (ES) was introduced due to high water, according to the website of the district administration of the city. The decision to introduce the regime of emergency was taken by the head of Yakutsk Aisen Nikolayev at a meeting on the flood situation.

Klyuchevskoy volcano in Kamchatka threw a column of ashes for 10 km

A column of ashes from the volcano Kluchevskoy in Kamchatka rose to a height of 10 km above sea level. This was reported in the Kamchatka branch of the Geophysical Service of the Russian Academy of Sciences. The volcano Klyuchevskoy activated on April 25.

The disappearance of the Malaysian “Boeing” is called deliberate

The mysterious disappearance of the Malaysian Boeing 777 in March 2014 was, in all likelihood, the deliberate and premeditated wreck carried out by the commander of the aircraft Zachariah Ahmad Shah. This conclusion was made by leading experts in the field of aviation security.

In the ship carrying wheat from Russia to Yemen, a rocket hit the ship

Who exactly released the rocket is still unknown, the agency said. The vessel belongs to the company Ince Shipping Group, which is based in Istanbul. It transported about 50 thousand tons of wheat.

In Riga, a 100-year-old driver arranged an accident

In Riga, a 100-year-old man driving a car collided with another car. This is informed by the portal of the Riga City Council. Police officers on May 12 noticed a Mazda car, whose driver, while giving back, drove into a parked Mercedes-Benz.

In the US, an electric car Tesla on autopilot crashed into a fire truck

According to the agency, at the time of the accident, the electric car was on autopilot. As noted, as a result of the incident, no one was hurt. Earlier it was reported that in the city of Culver City in California Tesla on autopilot crashed into a car firefighters.

23 thousand dollars for two pies

A man in the city of Zhengzhou, China’s central province of Henan, used the Alipay electronic payment system when paying two steam sticks in the baotzi in one of the street stalls, and by mistake, or because of a program failure, he paid more than 147,000 yuan (more than 23,000 dollars) and himself did not notice this.

A mother lost by a mother is found at a bus stop

According to the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation, a three-month-old child, lost by his mother on the way from Tambov region to Moscow, was found alive at a bus stop in the Moscow region. Currently, the baby is in the hospital

Killed from electric shock on the roof of an electric train in Moscow

A young man climbed onto the roof of an electric train at Solnechnaya station in Moscow and received an electric shock, from which he died, a source in the emergency services of the capital told Tass on Monday. “At the station Sunny 18-year-old boy was injured by electric shock,” – said the agency’s interlocutor.


Father Megan Markle decided not to go to the wedding of his daughter with Prince Harry

Thomas Markle, the father of actress Megan Markle, decided not to participate in the wedding ceremony of her daughter and Prince Harry.

Lera Kudryavtseva will become a mother and grandmother at the same time

The TV host will give birth approximately at the same time with her daughter-in-law. The colleague of the 28-year-old son Kudryavtseva told 7days.ru about it. According to her, the girl Jean Linyuk is also pregnant and waiting for the boy

Daughters Borodina and Zhirkovoy became models

The appearance of Marousi was greeted with stormy applause. Xenia Borodina, who flew to the UAE along with the heiress, was also present at the show. Another star of the evening was the daughter of Inna and Yuri Zhirkov of Milan.

Ex-husband Anna Sedokova took her daughter to the USA

Anna Sedokova’s ex-husband Maxim Chernyavsky took her daughter Monica to the US together with the singer and intends to deprive her ex-wife of parental rights to the child. The girl was born in 2011 in California and has American citizenship. Anna Sedokova is the mother of three children.

The struggle for the inheritance Yakovlev from “Ivanushki”

Close relatives of the deceased Oleg Yakovlev are fighting for the inheritance of the artist. Sozhitelnitsa singer Alexander Kutsevol could not confirm in court the officiality of their marriage. For the first two meetings, neither Alexander nor her representative appeared.

Guf publicly confessed in love Keti Topuria

In further fragments it can be seen that Guf decided on another tattoo. Fans are wondering if this picture will be devoted to Kate. At the very Topuria in the stories appeared a video in which Guf drives.

In honor of Mother’s Day Gwyneth Paltrow shared frank photo

The day before, on May 13, the Mother’s Day was celebrated all over the world, so even many famous personalities published photos with their parents. However, Gwyneth Paltrow decided to share her own archive photo, where her pregnant belly was visible.

Alla Pugacheva starred in a new video in the image of a rock star

The prima donna pleases fans with a picture and participation in a new video, as evidenced by the video from the filming, also laid out in public at Instagram. For the new work, the singer turned into a rock star, dressed in a leather jacket, jeans, chains and complementing the image with a bright make-up of the eyes and lips.

Victoria Dayneko twisted a new novel after a divorce

While Daineko does not disclose the secrets of her personal life, but in the story-story, if she lays a photo with a new lover, then it covers his face. Recall that in 2015, Victoria Dayneko married a musician Dmitry Kleiman. Soon they had a daughter Lida, but in 2017, the couple issued a divorce.

Model Joy Corrigan at the Cannes festival showed more than it should

Apparently, therefore, at the premiere of the movie “Black Clan” (“BlacKkKlansman”), the blonde out of habit has exposed what is not common in the public. And in the end showed more than it should be demonstrated in a decent society

“Reclining Nude” went under the hammer

Painting of the Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani “Reclining Nude” was sold at an auction in New York for $ 157.2 million, said the auction house Sotheby’s, arranged the auction.

The program of the festival “Classic on the Palace” is published

The program of the festival “Classic at the Palace” became known. It was published on the official website of the event.

Trailer of Lars von Trier’s film with Uma Thurman appeared on the web

In the network you can find a full-fledged trailer for the new tape of the Danish director Lars von Trier “The House That Jack Built.” As reported by the media, it is about a film that the director will present outside the competitive program of the international 71st Cannes Film Festival.

The series “Sharp Peaks” won the BAFTA award

The BAFTA TV Awards ceremony was held for the 63rd time in London. The series “Sharp Peaks” about Birmingham in the 1920s took the award in the nomination “Best Dramatic TV Series”. Knight’s work went around the Crown about the British royal family.

Probable place of Peter Pan’s travels

The researchers claim that they were able to determine the place using the details found in the book “Peter Pan and Wendy” by James Barry, as well as in the animated film “Peter Pan” in 1953

American film researchers said that the Belizean atoll of Ternef is the very island where boys lived who did not want to grow up, from the famous book about Peter Pan. The Belize Tourism Board picked up this idea and decided to play a tour for tourists named Peter and Wendy

On the “Spasskaya Tower” will perform an international Celtic orchestra

The International Celtic Band of Bagpipes and Drums has been a regular participant of the Spasskaya Tower military music festival for the last several years.

Long-list of the award “For the creation of the image of Moscow in the motion picture art” was announced

In the long list of Russian films claiming the mayor’s pride “For creating the image of Moscow in the motion picture art”, there were 33 paintings. The competition took films, the action of which takes place in modern Moscow, and the image of the city is an important part of the visual series

Uzbekistan and Russia will withdraw a joint film with Jean Reno

Russia and Uzbekistan agreed on joint filming of a new film dedicated to the famous in the East witty Hodja Nasreddin According to the producer of the Renovacio film company Georgy Malkov, the Russian side was specially invited to participate in the project by the famous French actor Jean Reno who reacted positively to this proposal.

Chris Evans will star in a new film from the director of “Region No. 9”

Chris Evans has postponed the shield of Captain America and is ready to take part in new projects. The actor will play in the film Neil Blomkamp “Greenland”. Information about the picture is almost non-existent, it is known only that in the center of the plot will be one family, forced to rally in the face of a terrible natural disaster.

“VKontakte” blocked the track of rapper LSP because of the description of suicide

“VKontakte” blocked the song “Numbers” of the Belarusian rapper LSP, says the musician in the social network. The track is blocked in Russia on the decision of Rospotrebnadzor on April 28 this year, the report says. According to the decision, the text describes the method of suicide

The 400th anniversary of Novokuznetsk will be the world rock stars

On July 7, DORO, Ken Hensley, Beyond The Black and the Moscow band Catharsis will perform in honor of the 400-year-old in the square of the “Planeta” shopping and entertainment center in Novokuznetsk. The festival will be hosted by Nikolai Fomenko, an actor, musician, television and radio presenter. This is reported by the head of the city Sergey Kuznetsov in social networks.

In addition to the performance of well-known performers of the townspeople, a pyrotechnic show awaits, and, of course, a powerful sound and a large-scale visual production.


Scientists will “resurrect” the brain of Neanderthals in the coming months

Scientists intend to recreate the miniature similarity of the Neanderthal brain. In this they will help stem cells. The newspaper shares the Guardian.

Scientists have created sensors that dissolve in the body

Scientists from the United States have developed sensors implanted into the human body that facilitate the control of human treatment. After its termination, implants simply dissolve without surgery, according to Nature Electronics.

LED lamps will help to monitor the movement inside the building

Scientists have developed an indoor navigation system based on a set of LED lamps used for lighting

The decays of the neutron indicated the existence of dark matter

Physicists at the University of California at San Diego proposed to explain, with the help of dark matter, the discrepancy between “bottle” and “beam” experiments to determine the lifetime of a free neutron.

The Rydberg atom accommodated 60,000 conventional

The first in the history of the formation of Bose condensate in the gas saw Eric Cornell and Carl Wiman, cooled to a temperature of less than 200 nanokelvins about two thousand atoms of rubidium-87

Healthy diet has protected women from hearing loss

American scientists have found that the characteristics of the diet affect the risk of acquired hearing disorders. A study involving more than 70,000 women showed that those who adhered to a diet with a high content of vegetables, fruits and legumes developed a deafness and deafness much less often.

Scientists: Beaver dams clean rivers

Materials of scientific work are published on the pages of one of the scientific journals. Scientists observed a group of common beavers that lived in West Devon. Since 2011, animals have contributed to the slowing down of the river by building 13 dams

Scientists: schizophrenia can affect the health of the whole body

Scientists from the Royal College of London came to the conclusion that schizophrenia and psychosis affect not only thinking and emotional reactions: they affect the functions of many organs of the human body.

Optical tweezers assembled artificial cells into ordered structures

British chemists have proposed a way to assemble artificial cells into ordered two-dimensional and three-dimensional structures using optical tweezers. As such cells, scientists used vesicles – vesicles a few micrometers in diameter, surrounded by a lipid membrane.


Astronomers have built a three-dimensional map of the region of star formation

Using the acoustic properties of the environment, scientists managed to restore a full-fledged image of the interstellar gas cloud. Thanks to this, it was possible to find out the parameters of the substance and the properties of the cloud environment, and also that its shape is a layer, and not a thread, as was previously thought.

Russia to build a space debris tracking station in Chile

The Russian space debris monitoring station is planned to be built in Chile in the near future, said the director of the department of strategic planning and organization of space activities of Roskosmos Yuri Makarov. This will be the second similar Russian station in the western hemisphere.

NASA named the main candidate for extraterrestrial life

In the US space agency, NASA called the celestial body in the solar system, which is most likely to exist life. Increased interest of scientists is now evoked by Europe – one of the moons of Jupiter.

The existence of other universes with reasonable forms of life is proved

An international group of scientists came to the conclusion that in the Multiverse there must exist other universes inhabited by living beings with other values of the cosmological constant.

“Hubble” received images of a galaxy, similar to the “cat’s eye”

The Hubble Telescope received images of NGC 1032 in the constellation of Keith, similar to the cat’s eye. This is reported on the site of the telescope. It is noted that the galaxy has acquired such an unusual shape due to the fact that we look at it almost from the side.

NASA closed the program for monitoring greenhouse gas emissions

President of the United States Donald Trump proposed last year to reduce the CMS project and four more NASA space research programs on Earth exploration. After discussion, Congress decided to finance these four programs, but CMS was not among them.

NASA experts are sure that regular plant growing in space will be

At first glance, space is not very suitable for regular crop production: lack of gravity, extreme temperature fluctuations, harmful radiation – all this contributes little to the normal growth of crops.

An infrared image of the center of the Milky Way is published

The photo was published by the European Space Agency. It demonstrates submillimeter (terahertz) radiation.

Terahertz radiation is scattered along the plane of our galaxy. Due to its properties, low temperature and unevenness, the areas where radiation occurs allow scientists to help in studying the formation of individual stars and the shape of the universe.

Terahertz radiation is a kind of electromagnetic radiation, its frequency spectrum lies between the infrared and microwave bands.


Apple announced a new second generation iPhone SE

The new smartphone Apple iPhone SE second generation will be presented in September this year

The characteristics of the smartphone Vivo Y75s

The main camera of the device 13-megapixel and frontal 16-megapixel with a flash on both cameras. As an unlocking smartphone Vivo Y75s uses a fingerprint scanner

The rendered photos of budget smartphones Moto C2 and C2 Plus

The network has the first rendered photos of smartphones Moto C2 and C2 Plus. Most likely, gadgets will receive a budget price tag, both models are similar to the Moto E4, they retain the main features of the design of the latest smartphones from Motorola.

The network officially revealed the appearance and cost of the new OnePlus 6

In the open spaces of the network, official renditions are revealed, revealing the appearance of the smartphone OnePlus 6. In addition, the European prices for the novelty of the Chinese brand are announced.

The cost of OnePlus 6 after entering the market will depend primarily on the amount of memory chosen. In particular, the minimum package format of 6 GB / 64 GB will cost 520 euros, and the cost of the top version will be more than 570 euros.

BlackBerry June 7 will introduce a new smartphone KEY2 with a dual camera

June 7, the world will see a new smartphone BlackBerry KEY2, which will have a touch screen and QWERTY-keyboard. Earlier, BlackBerry KEY2 was already on hearing, but then its code name in the Chinese certification center for telecommunications equipment was Athena.

Smartphones Huawei Mate SE began to be updated to Oreo

Smartphones Huawei Mate SE began to be updated to Oreo. Users of gadgets report that a major update “weighs” 2.4 GB, and the version carries the designation C567CUSTC567D4, which supports Android 8.0 Oreo. After the update procedure, the change log resembles that of the Honor 7X Oreo

Computer-keychain Azulle Access3 with an Intel processor costs from $ 175

The first of these processors contains two cores with a frequency of 1.1-2.4 GHz and an Intel HD Graphics 500 graphics accelerator. The second chip has four cores with a frequency of 1.1-2.2 GHz and an Intel HD Graphics 500 controller.

Full list of future smartphones Xiaomi

As it turned out, Xiaomi will release smartphones Mi 7 Lite, Mi S1, Mi S2, Mi S3, Redmi S1, Redmi S3, Mi MIX 3s, Redmi Note 6, Redmi Note 6a, Redmi Note 6A Prime, Redmi Note 6 Prime, Redmi 6 Plus, Redmi A1 and Redmi A2.


In the net, the tedium teaser-trailer Rage 2

Throughout the past week Bethesda tyzeryl in its social networks the upcoming announcement of Rage 2. And if someone still had doubts that it will be announced exactly, then now they can be discarded: the network before the time of hitting a short teaser trailer Rage 2.

Superhot JP will transfer players to Japan

GameTomo in collaboration with Superhot Team announced Superhot JP (the name of the project may change). The shooter will take place in new locations, made in the Japanese style: locks of samurai, hot springs, karaoke bars and bullet trains.

Players are waiting for a new user interface, a new menu and about 18 regular levels and 3-4 endless arenas. You can try out new types of weapons (for example, bow and arrows), as well as the classic modes of the original game.

Superhot JP will be released first in Japan. The developers will not rule out the possibility of the project coming out in other regions. Action will go on sale on PC and PS4.

The servers of the game Deformers will close in August

On the official website of the game Deformers published a message that already now the developer company stopped developing all versions of the game. Because of this, the sale of physical and digital goods, as well as goods within the game itself, has been stopped. Deformers servers will be closed on August 9 this year.

Riddle from Destiny 2 leads to a real treasure in New York

Bungie decided to go for the trick and for the sake of advertising Destiny 2: Warmind organized a small ARG-game, which led the players to a real “treasure” in New York
There they found a letter from Bungie, a few gold coins and a replica of the dart Valkyrie from Destiny 2 in full size. The gamers-guards who found the treasure of Rasputin recorded their adventures on the camera and shared the video with the other players.

The developer hinted at the speedy release of Mortal Kombat 11

The 54-year-old programmer responded to a tweet of one of the fans who asked for the fourth set of characters for Injustice 2. The answer was interpreted as a hint at the appearance of Mortal Kombat 11.

The explosion of the data center led to the revival of Guild Wars

As it turned out, the new life of Guild Wars is in some way an amateur project. And they are engaged in only two people: technical director ArenaNet Stephen Clark-Wilson and programmer William Freyst. And the initial point of change was an accident in the data center in Germany, where the servers Guild Wars were located.

Valve promises to pay for every bug found

Representatives of the American firm Valve announced the latest method of searching for bugs in Steam products. The developer plans to pay users for the detected vulnerabilities. The amount of payments will be assigned depending on the severity of the bug.

New Battlefield announce at the end of the month

On the website “Never will be the same” users have identified the hashtag #battlefield and date: May 23, 2018. Most likely, it is at the end of the month that EA announces the latest Battlefield, whose action, according to rumors, will unfold during the Second World War


The new flagship DS 8 will be released in honor of the 65th anniversary of the original Citroen DS

It is assumed that some of the design solutions of the car will be borrowed from the DS 7 Crossback and the prototype Citroen Numero 9. The basis for the novelty will be taken EMP2 platform, and the motor scale will be presented by petrol units of the PureTech family and diesel engines BlueHDi.

Tuning studio Brabus modified the pick-up Mercedes-Benz X-Class

In the exterior of the pickup we will offer LED lights integrated into the front bumper, a lighting module on the roof, a modified radiator grille, as well as chrome exhaust pipes and 20 ”

The Chinese released a copy of Bugatti Chiron worth 300 thousand rubles

Bugatti Chiron has released its own copy from the Chinese manufacturer, now a duplicate of this famous car has become affordable for many, its price will be 300 thousand rubles. The original is a hypercar, but copy makers have created an electric car and are proud of it.

The first renders of the large crossover Alfa Romeo appeared on the web

The Italian automaker Alfa Romeo is preparing to release a new full-size crossover. The first rendered images of the future model appeared today on the pages of the portal Motor1.com. It is expected that the world premiere of the novelty will be held in June this year

BMW named the date of the premiere of the revived BMW 8-Series coupe

According to the company, the debut of the revived compartment will take place on June 15 and will be held within the 24-hour Le Mans 24-hour marathon. Moreover, it became known that the European sales of the BMW 8-Series will start in November this year.

Tesla opened a company for the production of electric vehicles in China

Earlier, the head of Tesla Ilon Mask said that soon a plant in Shanghai will be announced. In China, there is a high tax on cars produced in the country by foreign manufacturers, it is 25%.

Volkswagen T-Roc R test at the Nurburgring

On the track in the Nurburgring was seen “charged” crossover Volkswagen T-Roc R. The car will be presented to the world public at the motor show in Paris. Instead of the fog-lights on the front bumper, additional air intakes are located, which are necessary for a powerful engine.

Great Wall brings to market a new luxury version of the crossover Haval H6

Dealers of the Chinese auto giant Great Wall are beginning to accept orders for a new luxury modification of the Haval H6 crossovers in the performance of Red Label and Blue Label. The novelties received very rich equipment, including adaptive cruise control and an intelligent collision avoidance system.

Mercedes-Benz introduced the AMG GT S roadster

The company introduced the Mercedes-AMG introduced the GT S roadster. The novelty took the place in the model range of the German brand between the standard GT Roadster and the modifications of the GT C. Sales of the car will start at the end of this year. According to Autocar, car prices will start from 142,000 euros


Facebook suspended almost 200 applications

Facebook, which owns the largest social network in the world, suspended about 200 applications. The reason for this was the investigation of cases of possible abuse of user data, which was started after the scandal with the British firm Cambridge Analytica.

Google closes its cloud Drive service

Google Drive users will gradually be transferred to a new storage service. Google Corp. closes its Google Drive storage service, known in Russia as Google Drive. Instead, the company will launch a service under a new brand, TechCrunch reports.

Chris Cox is named an unofficial successor to Zuckerberg on Facebook

According to foreign media reports, Chris Cox, who is a close friend of Mark Zuckerberg, will soon become his successor. Moreover, the specialist has already headed the applications Facebook, Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp.

On May 25, Google will launch a total surveillance of Internet users

Google On May 25 this year, the new Google privacy policy comes into effect. Under the new rules, an American transnational corporation, for example, will collect data about a person, even if it has not entered into its Google account

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