Monday , December 10 2018

MARE TENEBRARUM: the Monsters of the elements

The third and final part of the article from the cycle MARE TENEBRARUM! The imagination of cartographers from the XV – XVIII centuries was inhabited by the unseen ocean monsters: giant fish, sea snakes, monstrous whales that can swallow a small ship, enormous octopi… In the centuries that followed science …

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Queen Elizabeth II left a son without a crown

Learned the name of the new king. Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II on Thursday, 10 August, made an official statement that after she leaves the throne would pass the crown to her grandson William and his wife Kate Middleton. The statement of the Queen suggests that Elizabeth II has ruled out …

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Kiev promises to turn into a Paradise for fishermen

What will change in the city. By the end of summer the authorities making plans for the summer. A year later, as planned, will operate in the so-called butchering on Trukhanov island will appear, Velka and equipped places for fishing, and in the center will begin to build the cable …

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Ukrainian Thriller hits record hits in Slovakia

The film looked 69 thousand spectators. Slovak-Ukrainian crime Thriller “the forest” has established an absolute record of the rental in Slovakia. For the first weekend has collected more than 69 thousand people. “Boundary” became the champion of Slovakia from the first day of rental, when it was seen by more …

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Named the world’s best city for cyclists. Photo

It is quite possible to do without a car. The Bicycle is convenient, economical and healthy form of transport. In many countries of Europe, where the Bicycle is very popular, they have created a safe and comfortable road infrastructure. Every year, starting in 2011, the Copenhagen design company Copenhagenzie publishes …

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