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  • At MSU has created a "turn off" mirror

    Physicists from Moscow state University together with scientists from USA and Germany have created a tunable metamaterial based on nanoparticles of gallium arsenide. It interacts with photons in such a way that it affects its ability to absorb light. The development will help to create devices for ultra-fast transmission of information.

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  • Trailer shooter stylized Thriller of the 1980s

    Studio Pixel Titans published on its YouTube channel trailer shooter Strafe. Movie stylized sci-Fi fighters of the 1980-ies and 1990-ies. The plot of a video game from 1996 kidnaps the girlfriend of the main character, then is released and destroys all of humanity.

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  • Russian students won in the international Olympiad in physics

    Grade 10 student of St. Petersburg academic Lyceum "Physical-technical school" Stanislav Crimean took first place at the XVIII Asian physics Olympiad, which was held in Russia in Yakutsk from 1 to 9 may. The competition was attended by more than 170 students from 24 countries, including China, Thailand, India, and Israel.

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  • Found a recoiling black hole

    Astrophysics from the USA, Chile, France and Japan opened a candidate recoiling supermassive black hole. Object CXO J101527.2 625911 160 million times heavier than the Sun and located at a distance of 3.9 billion light years from Earth. A study accepted for publication in The Astrophysical Journal.

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  • Named the five deadly dangers of Mars

    The person on Mars can die from five major causes: low atmospheric pressure, hypoxia, cold, abrasive dust and radiation. A study presented by planetary scientist Pascal Lee of NASA at the conference "People on Mars", held in Washington (USA).

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  • Found the cause of anorexia

    American, Swedish, British and German scientists have discovered a possible genetic cause of anorexia nervosa. The authors note large sample used in the study (3495 10982 sick and healthy people). Relevant work published in the American Journal of Psychiatry.

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  • Named the main danger sushi

    Portuguese gastroenterologists found that the growing popularity of sushi in Western countries stimulates the growth of parasitic infections. Scientists have described a clinical case of infection 32 years old male anisakiasis. A study published in the journal BMJ Case Reports.

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  • Explained the formation of the earth's crust

    Swiss and German geophysicists have explained the formation of the continental crust of the Earth. To do this, scientists looked at two popular and radically different from each other models of lithosphere formation of rocky planets. A study published in the journal Nature.

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  • The features of the front camera of the iPhone 8

    LG Innotek will begin deliveries of the module front 3D camera for the new iPhone. In addition, this camera has support for face detection. the Amount stated in the contract for the delivery of a batch of modules was around $ 177 million. Such a facial recognition system installed in the Samsung Galaxy S8.

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  • The announced start date sales of the new Nokia 3310

    Company HMD Global announced the start of sales of the updated version of the Nokia 3310. In the UK the phone will be released on may 24th in Germany on may 26, in the Netherlands and Belgium — June 5. Accurate information on the start of sales in other countries, including in Russia, not reported.

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  • SpaceX will send two of the ship Red Dragon to Mars

    The American SpaceX in 2020 will be sent to Mars two automatic ship Red Dragon. Sending a couple of machines due to reinsurance — in the tasks of the mission included the descent to the surface of the red planet, which may fail. About the plans of SpaceX said the Director of the Department for the study of the planets NASA Jim green.

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  • The new version of The Sims for smartphones

    Maxis has released a new The Sims Mobile for iOS and Android. The trailer was published on the official YouTube channel. At the moment the game is only available in Brazil. The exact date of launch in other countries is not reported. According to the developers, the game will be available all the features of the full The Sims for PC.

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  • At MSU has studied gopher from the Gulag

    Biologists from the Moscow state University analyzed DNA extracted from fossil remains of ancient gopher, which was found Gulag prisoners in Yakutia in 1946. Scientists have found that rodent Urocitellus glacialis related species Urocitellus parryii, living currently on the Kamchatka Peninsula.

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  • NASA is encouraged to abandon the ISS

    Astronaut buzz Aldrin, who along with Neil Armstrong made the first ever manned landing on the moon, recommended that NASA abandon the ISS in favor of a Mars program. The proposal of Colonel USAF retired sounded at the conference "People on Mars", held in Washington (USA).

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  • The effects of the bite of a poisonous fish showed in the video

    YouTube channel Brave Wilderness published a video in which the researcher wildlife Coyote Peterson (Coyote Peterson) test on your arm the injection of the fins lionfish-Zebra. Using a sharp needle into the skin is injected, the poison causes severe radiating pain. The bitten limb should be placed in hot water.

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  • Disclosed details of a new deadly disease in Africa

    The cause of the deadly disease that emerged in Liberia and killed 13 people, could be infected by the causative agent of meningitis. Test results taken from four patients were positive for the serotype of meningococcus. This bacterium causes inflammation of the meninges of the brain.

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  • Methane clouds of Titan showed in the pictures

    Station, Cassini, flying at a distance of about 500 thousand kilometers above the surface of Titan, photographed by methane clouds of Saturn's moon. On the images you can see the hydrocarbon seas and lakes of the celestial body (in the pictures they are seen as dark areas near the poles). Photos are available on the NASA website.

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  • The remains of an armored evil "demi-God" found in Montana

    A group of canadian paleontologists have discovered a new species of armored dinosaurs, the ankylosaurs. The remains of reptiles was found on the banks of the Judith river in Montana, USA. Because of its resemblance to one of the antagonists in the movie "Ghostbusters" — God Soulom — lizard was named Zuul crurivastator.

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