It is time for the annual observation of the Perseid meteor stream.
Rospotrebnadzor is preparing measures for the prevention of influenza and acute respiratory viral infections in 2021-2022. Australian scientists have found a way to increase the effectiveness of the immune system in oncological and chronic viral diseases. Russian scientists believe that infection with two different strains of SARS-Cov-2 is possible, but double infection does not lead to a more serious disease.
After Russia restored air communication with Turkey, thousands of Russians went to the resorts of Antalya at a time when new strains of coronavirus are raging in the world.
What motivates people to combine IT work and teaching? We talked to developers who teach at the HSE Faculty of Computer Science about how they prepare for couples, what they think about their students and how they started teaching.
Vladimir Gushchin, head of the laboratory of the Gamalei Research Center, estimated the period during which Sputnik V protects against coronavirus: 6 months. According to South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, a hub for the production and delivery of vaccines for the whole of Africa will be deployed in the country. The University of Texas is developing a cure for COVID-19, which is administered as a nasal spray.
Since the beginning of May this year, the weather in Moscow has been regularly updating historical highs and does not even think to spare the residents. Forecasters are afraid of a repeat of the summer of 2010, when the air in the capital literally boiled for a month, which, among other things, provoked fires on peat bogs. Rospotrebnadzor became concerned: the service recommends shortening the working day if the indoor air is hotter than 28.5 degrees. But this is in Moscow, and how are things in other parts of the world, where + 30 ° C and not the heat at all?
At the beginning of each summer, thousands of allergy sufferers curse those who once decided to plant poplars in Moscow and other Russian cities.
About 60% of people with coronavirus experience impaired sense of smell and taste. Many of them face a long-term absence of odors, which greatly affects the quality of life. Alas, the world is still struggling with a pandemic, so the risk of getting sick remains high, which means losing your sense of smell. We tell you how to deal with the most common consequence (and symptom) of the disease from the point of view of science.
The Hubble Space Telescope took a picture of a unique spiral galaxy: it is being unwound by a neighboring galaxy. Scientists from the International Center for Relativistic Astrophysics have suggested that the center of the Milky Way is not a supermassive black hole, but a clot of dark matter.
Chess is the most popular game in the business community. Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, Sergey Galitsky, Vladimir Potanin and other famous businessmen play chess. PayPal co-founder, the first external investor in Facebook, Peter Thiel, became one of the best players in the country under the age of 21 as a teenager.