Climate change, shoreline erosion, ever-increasing amounts of plastic waste, of course, exists out there somewhere. But it doesn't concern me personally. Fortunately, not everyone thinks so. At the end of August 2021, a press tour “Water and Climate” was held. Literally and figuratively, the journalists on the bus managed to “take a ride” on current environmental problems using the example of reservoirs surrounding St. Petersburg
The employees of the SUSU Scientific Library are working hard to form a positive attitude towards books in modern society. Librarians do not just preserve the unique collections of the institution, but practice new approaches to popularizing reading, helping to see the book as a real source of knowledge. South Ural State University is located in Chelyabinsk
Have you heard the word "agricultural town"? It became popular in Belarus more than 10 years ago. This is due to the modernization of villages to attract young people to the countryside. Agro-towns not only provide housing, but also create all conditions for life and development
The oldest cemetery in Moscow (active) is Novodevichy. Also in the capital there are many other necropolises founded in ancient times. Some Moscow cemeteries were destroyed in the 20th century
Silent Hill is one of the seven scariest fictional settlements, according to Total DVD magazine. This name has become a household name today, because the city is seen as a direct participant in the events in the Silent Hill computer game series and the film by Christoph Hahn. Foggy, oppressive and otherworldly Silent Hill for some reason does not repel, but attracts people, personifying a dark force
You can accidentally wander into depressed urban areas in almost any metropolis in the prosperous United States. A whole ghetto culture has developed in America, which famous hip-hop artists tell the whole world about. There are no unequivocal reasons why this happened: it can be acute social inequality, a slave-owning past, and high rates of urbanization
Lickers have become very popular, it is pleasant and interesting to play with them not only for children, but also for adults. However, not all users know that this toy needs to be properly cared for, otherwise it becomes either dry or very sticky. How to deal with this trouble?
The city of Kronstadt has existed for more than 300 years and cultural monuments of architecture are still preserved in it. One of them is Gostiny Dvor, which has experienced a lot in its history. The first trading shops were made of stone, years later the building underwent a fire and restoration. What is Gostiny Dvor today?
Currently in Russia we are talking about the emergence of a competitive element between the Youtube platform and television. Most people over the age of forty trust the latter more than any information channels on the Internet, but among young people the opposite trend is observed
According to official figures, about 300 thousand hectares of land intended for agriculture in Udmurtia are now abandoned. Once these places were inhabited, people were engaged in agriculture and animal husbandry here, but due to various circumstances, these areas were abandoned
Coloristics is an interesting area of human thought and activity that studies the existence of different colors and their functioning in the environment. The history of flowers in the culture and everyday life of people is also explored. An important issue is the consideration of the problems of combinations of shades among themselves. What does coloring know about the color of the sea wave, about its influence on people, symbolism and the combination of the color of the sea wave with other colors?
When weekends, vacations, holidays, vacations come, the question arises of where you can go with friends to have fun. It is unlikely that sitting at the computer all week or watching a series on the couch will give energy. Many people try to plan their free time in advance and are interested in where they can go with friends, relax, take a walk?
Today, Bangkok impresses with its modern architectural marvels. In the very center of the capital city there are three gigantic skyscrapers striking in their height. Two of them have fully taken up their duties, lifting their visitors to the azure skies. The third architectural wonder will be completed by 2020 and will be the largest skyscraper in Asia, reaching a height of 615 meters
There are so many amazing plants and fruits in the world. There are more than 40 types of nuts alone, but not all of them are edible. Many people are familiar with the beneficial properties of nuts, but not everyone knows which of them are the largest and where they grow
Since ancient times, this desert served as the most important link in the trade message. Numerous caravans, heading through it to the Mediterranean, along the way enriched many oasis cities of this vast desert territory
The incredible height of the building is one of the amazing modern architectural achievements. Urban planners around the world are increasingly constructing buildings of unthinkable height, seeking to exceed existing records. All this is due to commercial considerations and a thirst for fame, as well as the solution of some environmental problems. It should be noted that among the authors of such architectural structures there is a good tendency to combine height with aesthetics and beauty
Greenland is the largest island in the world. It has an area of over 2 million km2. It is under the control of Denmark. Due to its northern position and high altitudes, the climate is harsh there. The article answers the question: why is Greenland called Greenland
Decided to move to the United States of America for permanent residence? Then you've come to the right place! After all, in our article you will find the top 10 best states to live in the US for Russians, according to Internet users who have migrated there. In addition, all information is diluted with real photographs taken in America, and at the end of the article you will find a video in which a woman shares her opinion on this matter
Unfortunately, today there is no safest mode of transport that never breaks down, does not fall and does not collide with trees. Each individual, getting into a car, plane or even a bicycle, cannot be sure that he will survive. Nevertheless, many fears of passengers before using this or that mode of transport are unfounded
Swamp ore prevailed over vein ore for a long time. In ancient Russia, for the manufacture of iron products, they resorted to ore collected in swamps. They took it out with a scoop, removing a thin layer of vegetation from above. Therefore, such ore is also known by names like "turf" or "meadow"
Russia is a huge country famous for its natural we alth. Here you can find absolutely everything, so it is not necessary to go and look for beautiful places in another country. There are especially many reservoirs in the country, many tourists are interested in what is the most beautiful lake in Russia? It is difficult to say for sure, because there are a lot of them, each of which is famous for its uniqueness and unusualness
What is LTP is well known to the older generation. The abbreviation stands for: medical-labor dispensary. People who are addicted to alcohol or drugs are referred here. What is the procedure for referring patients to a medical dispensary. What documents are needed for this. Who cannot be sent to LTP
United Arab Emirates is one of the most mysterious and desirable places for tourists. In Abu Dhabi, in addition to quiet sights, it is worth visiting those places where adrenaline just whips over the edge. One of these adventures is a visit to the famous Formula Ross attraction. It is located on the territory of the Ferrari Park, and, of course, this is a high-speed attraction
The environment of direct impact and the environment of indirect human impact finds a practical reflection on the number of animal and plant populations in nature. Human impact provokes an increase in the number of certain species, a decrease in others, and extinction in others. The consequences of any direct and indirect impact of the organization can be very different
Not so long ago, a new kind of design art appeared - aquarism (natural aquarium). Photos of such masterpieces fascinate and delight. Talented people create incredible underwater landscapes in aquariums or closed artificial tanks. Today it is an arts and crafts that develops in different directions
The main share in the ranking of skyscrapers falls on China. This country holds the lead not only in the number of tallest buildings in the world, but also in the number of high-rise new buildings per year. Skyscrapers with an original design have always attracted people's attention. We offer a list and a brief description of the tallest buildings on our planet
Sevastopol is the terminus of the railway in the Crimea. Now only electric trains from Simferopol go to its railway station, but until 2014 there were trains from other cities of Ukraine. From 2019, trains can start running from Russia
The Staglieno cemetery, located on the outskirts of Genoa, is one of the most beautiful in the world. Known for its amazing sculptures, it is considered the main architectural landmark of the city. This is a great place for everyone to be alone with themselves and think about the inevitable. Here you can reflect on life and death, admiring the original works of art. In the cemetery, the dead remind the living how fleeting life is
Our world is full of mysteries. Alas, most of them were never solved. We strive to study space and the depths of the World Ocean, but we still do not know who or what lives next to us. Numerous testimonies of meetings with the otherworldly are just the tip of the iceberg. It's much worse when people just disappear. What is it? The intrigues of otherworldly forces or the influence of natural factors that cause delirium and hallucinations in people, which ultimately leads to suicide?
Cambodia is a state located in the south of the Indochinese Peninsula, in Southeast Asia. It has been very popular with tourists lately. In fact, this is a real tropical paradise that offers guests a high level of service. But what do we know about this country?
Life in Kamchatka: a brief description of this area and the features of living in it according to the stories of the indigenous people. Why do people from the Far East migrate en masse to other regions? The positive and negative aspects of the peninsula
Curfew in St. Petersburg: the reality of its existence, a list of restrictions and forbidden places for teenagers to visit. Measures of punishment for parents who did not watch their children. How entrepreneurs circumvent the law to keep a clientele among minors
Rural area is any area of human habitation, with the exception of cities and suburbs. It includes natural areas, agricultural land, villages, towns, farms and farms
More and more often in modern society questions are raised on the topic of ecology. This includes widespread air pollution from industrial waste and gases, and pollution of water bodies, as well as the problem of garbage and waste disposal
Ecological problems of the Krasnoyarsk Territory concern not only the inhabitants of our country. Beyond its borders, such industrial cities as Norilsk and Krasnoyarsk are also familiar. They are leading the way in terms of environmental pollution
The ecology of the Krasnodar Territory as a result of a number of studies is called tense. The main problem in relation to environmental pollution is created by road transport, especially in the spring and summer, when there is an influx of vacationers in the Krasnodar Territory. In addition, environmental performance worsens the irrational use of natural resources and industrial production, in particular oil refineries
The environmental problems of the Chelyabinsk region are so great that environmentalists classify the situation as catastrophic. Dozens of enterprises in the region pollute the air, water, soil and everything that grows on it. This affects the he alth of people, provokes the growth of oncology. Even if all enterprises of the region install treatment facilities, it will take more than a dozen years until nature is fully restored, and it will become safe to live in any city of the Chelyabinsk region
Several centuries ago, the Spaniards discovered the lands of the city of New Orleans. These were the times of the colonies, so France also claimed these territories. The city was named in honor of the French king Philip of Orleans. The years of uncertainty ended for the people when New Orleans was sold to the US. If up to this point the city was only a colony inhabited by slaves, then eighty-five years after its foundation, life began to develop there differently
What does the indicator of normal humidity mean. Basic requirements for setting the optimum temperature. How to increase or decrease the humidity level. What instruments are used to determine the moisture index. Tips and basic values for air humidity levels
The most spacious place for entertainment and leisure is the Rus National Equestrian Park. The route is extremely simple. In the village of Orlovo, there are signs on the way to the park. Equestrian clubs and schools are always open on the territory