A resident of Bashkiria, Russia tried to sell on eBay

29.03.2013

A resident of Bashkiria put Russia on the online auction eBay. The initial cost was 1 cent, or 31 kopecks, says RBC daily.

Countries have expressed a desire to buy 26. Price increased to nearly 3 million rubles.

However, the ad was removed by the site administrator.

As the description of the "seller" noted that "the country was used for a thousand years and is in good condition." It also provides information about the area and population. It was noted that there may be problems with the delivery. Exchange the item

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Shirokozadov ants — a gourmet delicacy for the wealthy

29.03.2013

 

In the Colombian province of Santander are preparing a special delicacy of Shirokozadov ants (the diameter of their problem can be up to 10 mm). It is said that these insects have a mass of useful properties, in addition to great taste.  

Colombian businessmen established a supply of food in Europe, and now wealthy gourmets lay out large sums to chew ass insects.

 

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Where are the thousands of tons of Chelyabinsk meteorite?

30.03.2013

February 15 near Chelyabinsk thousands of people watched the flight of an unusually bright fireball. His flight was accompanied by strong shock waves, frightened residents and caused the battle of window panes and the destruction of a number of buildings. According to scientists, this decrease in strength of the countryside can be put in second place after the Tunguska event in 1908

However, the science in this case was very lucky. If the Tunguska meteorite fell in the deep remote area of Siberia, almost without witnesses the explosion, here the

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Man buried in the ground to scare away the zipper

30.03.2013

The expression "lightning does not strike twice in one place" can cause a Colombian Alexander Mendona sad smile: a bolt of lightning struck the young man four times already.

A resident of Sampues, located 300 km north of Bogota, the first time was "attacked" by lightning in September 2012. Shocked by Alexander came a long time and was glad to have survived.

But the "heavenly fire" did not leave a Colombian alone overtook him again. After the incident struck twice Mendon sought the help of doctors, but they could not explain the reason

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2022: On Mars forever

30.03.2013

In January 2016 the Earth will come off the spacecraft with the details of the first on board the Mars base. And in 2022 aboard the same ship set foot first immigrants, ready to leave their home planet forever.

Hitherto little-known company from the Netherlands Mars One calls on citizens to vote for the conquest of Mars. If successful Dutch entrepreneurs promise in 2016 to lay the first stone of the future colony on Mars, and in 2023 to settle in her first emigrants.

It is a question of emigration, for the return

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Meteorites leave scars on the planet

30.03.2013

When a meteorite from outer space speed crashes into a solid surface of the planet, there is a powerful blast of heat, and in its place in a matter of seconds formed a special geological formation — a meteor impact crater. Major clashes of this kind could cause mass extinctions of species in Earth's history. However, recent studies suggest that the origin of life could be associated with impact craters.

The surface of the Earth would look like a real testing ground for the bombing, pitted with numerous craters of different

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British archaeologists have unearthed a mysterious coffin in the grave

31.07.2013

The coffin inside the tomb, found in the ruins of the convent of the Grey brothers in Leicester (photo University of Leicester).

A team of archaeologists from the University of Leicester (University of Leicester) benefited from the ruins of the monastery of the Grey brothers (Greyfriars) stone sarcophagus. When archaeologists opened it, it turned out that another one placed inside the coffin: a lead. Earlier, in September 2012, on the same archaeological site contained the remains of a medieval British King Richard III.

Presumably, the "coffin in the coffin" was buried in

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We all have the chance to experience a quantum leap in 2013

30.03.2013

In November, Boris Astafev held in Yekaterinburg, a seminar under the laws of the universe. We met with him and he talked about the times in which we live and how we live such a difficult period of transition.

— Boris, everyone is talking about the coming time pass away in the new era. How and when will it happen?

— We are on the eve of a quantum leap. Soon humanity will enter a new stage of development and will be living in a qualitatively different habitat. This transition will

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Teleportation or disappearance?

31.03.2013

 

In Kenya, on Lake Rudolf, is an island Envaitenet that the language of the local tribe elmolo is "irrevocable." Just a few kilometers in length and the same in width. Locals do not settle on it, considering "a cursed place." In 1935, Kenya's expedition of British explorer Vivian Fusch. Two of his colleagues — Martin Sheflis and Bill Dyson — set off on a mysterious island. It's been 15 days, and scientists do not come back. Worried Fuchs sent a

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Abydos hieroglyphs. Helicopters of the ancient Egyptians

31.03.2013

Abydos has long been considered the main city of the cult of Osiris. The Egyptians believed that it was there was the tomb of Osiris — one of the most revered gods of ancient Egypt. However, the central attraction of the city is considered to be the temple of Seti I (c. 1291-1279 years. BCE), the son of Ramses I.

However, the beauty of beauty, but the attention of many researchers, and first of all Egyptologists, has attracted not a temple, and something else — hidden in the back of the room very tatty-looking characters. The

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