Paleontologists specified the time of appearance of the first arthropods. Part one.

The International Panel of Paleontologists has published a fresh survey of data relating to the appearance in the paleontological chronicle of the first representatives of the largest type of animals -...

10 interesting facts about Scotch tape.

1. It was invented for military purposesBefore the invention of an adhesive tape, boxes with cartridges that were sent to military bases were sealed with wax. This was done in order to...

Can the jump up save you in a falling elevator?

Imagine an absolutely nightmare scenario: you are locked in the elevator car, which rises on several floors, and then you hear an unpleasant crack, the damaged cable breaks, and the elevator...

How will Russia change if the Arctic Ocean melts

Over the past 23 thousand years, the level of the world's ocean only by melting glaciers rose by 4.6 meters. The increase of this indicator by another two meters will be catastrophic...

About the church of karate, prostitution and for what Tajiks love “Brigade”. 100 most flying...

We have many stereotypes about Tajikistan. In fact, this is a beautiful country with its own traditions and customs. A Russian guy who has lived in Dushanbe for many years, showed in his...

Why in Chinese toilets are often found designs such as “point”, rather than toilets

In comments to the previous post about the visit to the real Chinese factory, there were expressed wishes to talk about why in the toilet rooms most often there are not toilet bowls,...

Fish oil transforms into fat burning cells zhirosohranyayuschie

We have long been aware of the two types of fat tissue - "white" fat is stored, and "brown", which it burns. Doctors long believed that brown adipose tissue only in...

Interesting facts about the various human actions (5 photos)

Psychologist Susan Ueynshenk has long been engaged in the study of human behavior and our actions coupled with the thought process. During this time she was able to explain some pretty...

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