As many as 12 people have died this year while taking photos of themselves with their phones. The victims are young people. They died while trying to take selfies in extreme conditions: on a bridge, on railway tracks in front of a moving train, or holding a weapon in their hands. What makes young people forget about the instinct of survival?
A human being sneezes 20,000 times in a lifetime. Sneezing can tell a lot about your health, the conditions of the environment around you and even unveil a few details about your temper. Sneezing is associated with a variety of superstitious beliefs. In Russia, when a person sneezes, others wish him or her health saying "Be healthy!"
Sex robots (sex-bots) will have plenty of advantages in comparison with living partners. First off, sex with machines will be absolutely safe. Sex bots will be made of a self-cleansing material, on which no traces of human secretions and harmful bacteria will be left. People start perceiving robots as living beings
A vegetarian menu may soon appear in kindergartens of St. Petersburg. Russian traditions envisage at least temporary "meatless diets" in the form of fasting. In ancient Russia, religious traditions were very strong, and people could fast for even half a year. Many in Russia believe that a human being, especially minors, should eat meat every day
In Vladivostok, someone hung a "Traitor" sign on the monument to Alexander Solzhenitsyn. After the scandal in Vladivostok, the writer's widow appealed to the people of Vladivostok through the media. In this context, we would like to pay attention to the story of Solzhenitsyn's betrayal of his motherland.
The West has not realized its biggest loss that can eventually change the geopolitical picture of the world. This loss is much more serious than economic losses. It goes about the absolute loss of trust of the Russian population in Western policies. This is something that has never happened even during the coldest years of the cold war with the...
In America, people like aesthetics, people go for pretty and attractive things. Actors and actresses should have glowing tanned skin and white teeth. On the streets of New York, one can see many sick and obese people, but they are the people who can not afford quality products and are forced to eat cheap chemical food
As the definition of political correctness indicates, special treatment is given to minorities in a variety of ways. One of these is through our use of language. One almost laughable example of this is the word "chairperson." In this regard, there was a time when the word "chairman" covered both a man and a woman
No European country can handle the massive inflow of refugees from the Middle East and Africa. What made so many people leave their homes and all their belongings and go to Europe? Is it because of the war in Syria, color revolutions or is it because of the destruction of Libya - the country that used to be a buffer zone between refugees and Europe...
In an article, ISA's founding member Márcio Santilli criticizes the neglect of the government towards indigenous rights and demands coherent action by the Minister of Justice to solve land conflicts in Mato Grosso do Sul. Mato Grosso do Sul is the state that concentrates the highest number of murders of indians each year.
People of the future may not worry about losing their phones, because future gadgets would be attached to the body. Human skin will be used as the touch screen. Moreover, one would not need to charge their gadgets at all. The first step in this direction has already been made: German engineers are developing a revolutionary gadget known as iSkin
On 7th August 2015, Braica El Amari, yet another Saharawi prisoner, died as a result of extreme medical negligence in a Ait Maloul prison in Morocco. His death was caused by sub-standard prison conditions and medical negligence. This brings the total deaths of Saharawi prisoners in Moroccan prisons to 3 this year or 10 deaths over the last two...
Chairman of NATO Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey claimed that he is concerned over the mass migration to Europe. 'The cast away stones' as destroyed neighbouring countries, turn back with flows of illegal migrants, that can blow Europe up in the near future.