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On August 28, 1845, the first issue of Scientific American, a popular science magazine, was published
Russian specialists are carrying out long-term research on crossbreeding of promising varieties of fruit and berry crops adaptive to extreme climatic conditions of Siberia and the Urals.
More than 2 billion people on the planet do not have access to clean drinking water. From 5 to 8 million people a year die after consuming low-quality water and the number of those who fall ill amounts to half a billion
On 27 August 865, Abu Bakr Muhammad al-Razi, Persian scholar, encyclopedist, physician, alchemist, and philosopher was born.
Aristotle once said: “We can trust our senses, but we can still be easily deceived by them”...
On August 26, 1768, James Cook set out on his first circumnavigation of the globe. The main official mission was to observe Venus
On August 25, 1956, Vasa, the ship that is known as the world's only surviving sailing ship of the early seventeenth century, was discovered
At first the suits were designed to work in deep water, then in the air, and finally in zero gravity, beyond the atmosphere: read about the history and prospects of space suits in our article
Remembering the achievements of a famous scientist
Research by Urals experts is aimed at studying the situation with international labor migration in the South Urals, which may play an important role in its socio-economic development
Recalling the achievements of an outstanding scientist
Read about the properties, characteristics, processing, and use of graphite in our article.
Can you imagine a liger or a pluot? It sounds like a spell and looks completely unbelievable. However, this is not the result of a magical act, but a gradual achievement of selective breeding.
On August 21, 1954, the first primary diamond deposit – a kimberlite pipe later named “Zarnitsa” (“Heat Lightning”) — was discovered in Yakutia
Arkhangelsk scientists have proposed a method for detecting and identifying trematodes in freshwater snails without any visual examination; this will help assess the parasitic situation in the environment
Scientists help understand where fires will occur in advance, as well as to prepare the liquids that are more effective than water
Scientist and writer William Vasilyevich Pokhlyobkin was born on August 20, 1923
During space flights, the human body has to sustain enormous pressure: the heavy spacesuit, isolation from the usual “earthly” life, emotional and mental stress. Nutrition is vital under such conditions
How were the first tokamaks created and when can we expect the first fusion power plants to appear?
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