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How do smartphones make life easier for blind people?

According to the World Health Organization,there are about 39 million blind people in the world. In the 21st century, the life of most of them has become easier thanks to high technology. Whereas earlier they could only walk down the street with the help of guide dogs, today they can do it thanks to their smartphones. That's because mobile devices are great for human use.Continue Reading


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Ancient flood traces found on Mars

Today Mars is a desert planet wherewater can be only under its surface. But billions of years ago, streams flowed through its expanses and whole oceans were formed. Scientists come to such conclusions while studying the data they receive from rovers on a distant planet. Recently, employees of the NASA aerospace agency and several universities found out thatContinue Reading


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Is there internet in Antarctica and the Arctic?

Many people complain that today everything is justlook at their smartphones and don't see the real world. But in reality, the Internet is not available everywhere. In 2019, the staff of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) announced that only half of the world's population has it. Researchers have experienced big problems with connecting to the World Wide Web for a long time,Continue Reading


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China launched an apparatus for collecting lunar soil. When will he return to Earth?

China National Space Administration(CNSA) successfully launched the Changzheng 5 rocket. On board was the automatic station "Chang'e-5", which in the next 23 days will land on the moon, collect soil samples and send them to Earth. This is the first mission of this kind for China - previously only the USA and the USSR managed to get lunar soil. Much has passed since thenContinue Reading


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Can robots help treat mental illness?

Would you like to communicate with a robot? And with a robot psychologist? A study by tech company Oracle and HR consultancy Workplace Intelligence found that 82% of people surveyed in 11 countries believe robots are better at coping with psychological problems than humans. However, according to researchers, such communication has significant disadvantages, since there are important human qualities thatContinue Reading