The search for a solution for non-biodegradable plastic and for the waste generated by the wood industry brought together researchers from the Portuguese Universities of Coimbra (UC) and Aveiro (UA) and the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (IPL) in the C-TEC project, promoted by Vangest business group.
Ephraim of Philotheou, also known as Elder Ephraim, an archimandrite and former abbot of Philotheou Monastery on Mount Athos, made a frightening prediction about the future of the world. According to him, "horrific years" are in store for the world
As a result of the first round of the presidential election in France, most people believe that the leader of the current race, Emmanuel Macron is going to win the election and become the next President of France. Where is France going? With Macron, the French want to travel first class, even though they can afford second class tickets
Panem et circenses. The people want bread and circuses, to be entertained, they want an adrenalin rush, they want to see someone just like them fighting for their ideals, someone who understands them, someone who represents them. They want a Champion of the "us" to fight for their rights against a perceived "them". Welcome to political populism.
The meeting of the Security Council with the participation of foreign ministers of South Korea, the United States and Japan is to take place on April 28. As it is expected, the officials will discuss measures to prevent the development of the North Korean nuclear program
A source at the interdepartmental commission of Roscosmos for the selection of cosmonauts and their appointment to space crews told Pravda.Ru that the reason to "dismiss" three cosmonauts was about the need for them to keep up physical shape
Former US President Barack Obama will address the conference of financial company Cantor Fitzgerald. Obama's fee for the speech, which he is expected to deliver in September 2017 is to make up $400,000. Barack Obama is not an independent figure. He is a protege of the Clintons. He is, in fact, an artificial project, grown in an incubator
A Brazilian who has recently been in Pyongyang points out that the DPRK poses no threat to the world, only fighting for its sovereignty in the face of the American "urges for domination". In recent weeks tensions on the Korean peninsula have reached a frightening level, where analysts and news reports havepredicted nuclear war at any moment.
The migration crisis has rocked the European community, having violated all healthy interconnections in the society. Many theorists in the field of immigration regret the inaction on the part of main mechanisms of assimilation, such as army and school. It is these institutions that traditionally 'process' newcomers, turning them into French people
An upgraded version of the strategic Tu-160 bomber aircraft, also known as the "White Swan," is to be passed into service only in 2022 in the amount of 30-50 pieces. The new "Swan" has significantly strengthened Russia's military arsenal, which became reason for concern for American experts in strategic aviation
When I think about North Korea, what first comes to my mind is a mist over the calm and majestic surface of the Taedong River near Pyongyang. Next I always recall two lovers, locked in a tender and almost desperate embrace, sitting side by side on the shore.
Russian President Putin has been losing control over his inner circle, Russian and foreign publications say. Although not all of them are ready to talk about it in the affirmative, some still doubt. Putin is said to be losing control over a variety of things on a regular basis. There are experts, who predict the imminent fall of Putin's regime
The rivalry between Russia and the United States in the Persian Gulf has been gaining momentum. Saudi Arabia has recently attracted VIP attention from Moscow and Washington. On April 16-17, Federation Council Speaker Valentina Matvienko paid a two-day official visit to Riyadh. The day after her departure, Pentagon chief James Mattis landed there