Planetary Events

When Trees Are Felled the Chips Will Burn

06/08/2019

Ethiopia planted 353 million trees in one day, and in Russia on the same day the total area of forest fires exceeded 2 million hectares.
Form and Substance: G20 Summit in Osaka

01/08/2019

For the fourteenth time, the leaders of the G20 countries gathered together. As predicted by the experts of the PDI, the main achievement of this summit, alas, was the fact of their meeting.
Take a Deep Breath

29/07/2019

A new world record has been set. The concentration of carbon dioxide in the Earth’s atmosphere has reached its highest level in the entire history of mankind.
LIVE A LONG AND HAPPY LIFE

25/06/2019

A recent rating of the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington in Seattle ranked Spain, Japan and Singapore as the leaders in life expectancy of their population.
On the Way to Extinction

27/05/2019

Over the past half century, mankind has reduced the total fertility of our planet by almost a quarter. This conclusion is contained in a report of the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services.
Shedding Light on the Black Hole

20/05/2019

The theory of black holes has received hard evidence. The Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration team presented a historic snapshot of the event horizon - the outer shell of the ‘light eater’.
Global Census

19/04/2019

We are no less than seven billion seven hundred million people! This was reported in New York by the Deputy Secretary-General of the UN Amina Mohammed at a session of the Population Commission.
Higher, Deeper, Farther

15/04/2019

Germany launched a plant for the production of biosteel fiber, an environmentally friendly material of spectacular strength. Great changes are coming for the aviation, shipbuilding and automobile industries.
Who Is the Smartest in the World?

11/04/2019

The youngest genius of Great Britain is four years old. In IQ tests, the baby prodigy Alannah George from Buckinghamshire scored 140 points.
Einstein Is Relatively Right

07/04/2019

The Andromeda and Milky Way galaxies will collide in four billion years. Scientists came to this conclusion after examining the Hubble’s latest images from the constellation Hercules.
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