Lev Sapieha returns to Lepel

Society In the city of Lepel (Vitebsk region) soon will be a monument to Lev Sapieha, famous politicians, diplomats and guardian of Art, one of the most influential public figures in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania and the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.

Name Lev Sapieha most directly linked to the history of Lepel, which was first mentioned in 1439 as the village and the estate on the island of Lepel lake.

In 1563 the settlement was a town (now the village of Old Lepel). And in 1586 Lev Sapieha founded three kilometers away in the village of White Township or New

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Bangkok dives

Day after day, Bangkok is sinking deeper and deeper into the sea. Immersion is inevitable. The most pessimistic experts fear that some of the Thai capital might disappear under the water by the 2030th year. That prospect — the next challenge that will respond to the new government in Thailand: it is formed after the elections on July 3. The specialists complain about the lack of a policy that can prevent programmed catastrophe.

Climate change, sea level rise, coastal erosion, subsidence of clay soil … A combination of factors doomed to crash a great city in the delta of the

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U.S.: We found the largest Mayan city

12.10.2004

12.10.2004

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Two thousand years ago, the largest city in America, according to scientists, it was the Mayan settlement in what is now Guatemala. The whole complex of stone pyramids rising in most jungle.

The ruins of the giants of up to 70 meters today — the archaeological site.

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Online video. Salem — a city of witches.

People who read the novel by Stephen King — The fate of Salem do not think it is necessary particularly to represent this small town. Everyone else — I advise to watch a short video about this place. This town has always been shrouded in mystery, ancient magic and witchcraft. S.King lodged in his work here vampires, but in fact it is considered that there was full of witches …

So, we look together Online video. Salem — a city of witches:

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Find claims to be the most comfortable city in Russia (with a population of 100 thousand people)

On competition "The most comfortable city in Russia" Finding presented in the category of cities with a population of 100 thousand people or more.

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The results of work on the improvement of the city in 2010: updated Victory Memorial and the central species in the Nakhodka Avenue, the continued construction of the embankment along the river Kamenka, refurbished hundreds of kilometers of roads, installed new lighting system. Find, despite the distance from the center of Russia, successfully applying advanced development in the beautification and landscaping. In 20011, the work on the improvement of the city continues.

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Figure Bykov not yet rated

Society Man: "I believe that the Bulls have to give a decent street because it is a very important writer and Belarus, and Russia, and other countries. Therefore needed and the street much to the people living on it and walk on it, always remember I was in such a famous Belarusian writer — Vasily Bykov. rallies here in the city to collect the signatures, I also signed up for one asking the city government to make every effort to name a street after the city Bykov. "

Elderly man: "I'm 61-years in Grodno, but am from Russia, from Voronezh

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Unknown ancient civilization built the city?

September 3, 2012 13:38

Unknown ancient civilization built the city?

An interesting finding was opened to scientists in an area of South Africa, 150 miles west of the port of Maputo. Scientists are shocked because they have discovered the remains of a giant metropolis. This settlement reaches a size of about 1500 square meters. miles, at that time — just nonsense. But the most surprising is that the age of "the city" — from 160 000 to 200 000 years. BC

Studying the metropolis, scientists claim that it was built by representatives of a well-developed civilization. A large

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The fortress on the Dnieper

Picture: Divisional Commander of the 172nd Infantry Division, General Mikhail Romanov T. "… We do not have to be sorry, because we were not spared anyone, We have before our battalion commander, as the Lord God, clean. " S.Gudzenko

Blitzkrieg lasted. Europe was subdued, the best European armies bestalantno gave their countries and peoples in the power of the aggressor — Hitler's Germany. June 22, 1941, German troops crossed the border with the Soviet Union. Tank wedges Army Group "Center" is usually somewhat lax hacked the enemy's — in this case, the Russian parts — and tore deep

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Slavic Games for Kids

Game — The most favorite activity for children and adults. The game — the best and most effective form of learning, skills, abilities and experience. In games one learns everything he needs in life. That is why in the Slavic tradition the whole process of teaching children was built in the form of a game. However, many adults do not remember the games that were played in childhood. By looking at them on the holiday fun as children. And you remember the games that were played, you and your great-great-great … parents. Many of them develop abilities: agility, alertness,

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Archaeologists are close to the mystery of Teotihuacan

24.04.2013

During the archaeological research of the ancient abandoned city of Teotihuacan in Mexico started by none other than the robot. Its mission — to replace people in places where they themselves are no longer accessible. Automated device called Tlaloc II — in honor of the Aztec god of rain and thunder.

On Monday robot made his first discovery. After several months of rigorous research Tlaloc II found three cameras in the tunnel beneath the temple of Quetzalcoatl, which was built more than two thousand years ago.

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