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Why hogweed causes burns and how to treat them

At the end of June in Russia and many other countriesworld, Sosnovsky's hogweed begins to bloom - one of the most dangerous plants in our region. These tall plants with hollow stems attract the attention of children and uninformed adults, causing serious problems. The fact is that when hogweed juice gets on the skin and interacts with the sun's rays, there areContinue Reading


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5 most iconic Moskvich cars

In the next few years on Russian roadscars of the Moskvich brand will appear again. The fact is that recently the Moscow plant "Renault Russia" passed into state ownership and it was decided to use it again for the production of cars under a cult brand. It is not clear which Moskvich models will be revived and whether new ones will appear among them. However, in the first stage, engineers willContinue Reading


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Magnesium shells - what are they and how do they differ from phosphorus bombs

No other weapon has beencauses as many rumors, inaccuracies and even outright fakes as incendiary shells. Among journalists, it has long been customary to call any incendiary weapon phosphorus bombs, moreover, they are always stuffed with white phosphorus. Moreover, even “chandelier” lighting projectiles are often called phosphoric ones. Agree, “white phosphorus bomb” sounds more sensational and intimidating,Continue Reading


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How life arose on Earth: the secret of the appearance of proteins in the world of RNA is revealed

Earlier we said that at the originsThe origin of life on Earth was the so-called world of RNA. Scientists suggest that RNA components could have been brought to our planet with meteorites. Recall that ribonucleic acids are able to store information and copy it, that is, they can reproduce themselves. At the same time, mutations are possible during the copying process, which can be both harmful,Continue Reading


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5 insects that harm agriculture and can lead to starvation

Some scientists warn that in the comingyears in the world may begin mass famine. There are many reasons for this, starting with climate change and ending with a tense situation in almost all countries of our planet. Basically, the satiety of the population of the Earth depends on the yield of agricultural crops - not only we eat plant foods, but also animals from which we get milk, meatContinue Reading


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What is the healthiest tea?

Tea by default is considered a healthy drink,which has a number of positive properties. First of all, tea is an excellent natural energy drink, as well as an effective anti-inflammatory and antioxidant agent. However, not all of its types are equally useful for the body. Some have a number of serious contraindications. Therefore, according to experts, an illiterate approach to choosing a drink can cause serious damage.Continue Reading


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Scientists have restored the work of the eyes of a deceased person

If a person's heart stops, theycan be rescued by administering epinephrine or using a defibrillator. But if brain death occurs, an “outrageous coma” begins, the treatment of which is meaningless - in the end, the person will die anyway. Of course, doctors can artificially maintain the functions of the heart, circulatory system, respiration and in every possible way create the appearance of life. But, in fact, a person withContinue Reading