By the end of 2017 in the Netherlands could be the first plastic road reports on Friday, November 4, TASS.
Highway will be collected from the special modules that are able to withstand the same load as the asphalt. Compared to traditional coating, plastic modules have a much lower weight and can be easily transported, and the soil less susceptible to subsidence.
The design provides for the presence of hollow spaces for the laying of cables and various communications. After the end of the service life, the modules can be recycled and used again.
"Together with [companies] Wavin and Total we now have enough knowledge, experience and resources to initiate concrete steps for implementation of this project. We expect that the prototype will be ready by the end of 2017," — said the inventors.
The concept of the road from recycled plastic appeared in 2015. Then a Dutch company proposed to replace the asphalt roads in the United States with plastic.
Researchers from Loma Linda University (USA) showed that the largest share of calories daily diet should have for Breakfast, and the minimum for dinner. This allows you to keep a normal and stable body mass index. A study published in the Journal of Nutrition.
An unusual signal, which, as previously thought, comes from the red dwarf Ross 128 and may be associated with extraterrestrial civilizations, has a terrestrial origin. "The signal is likely generated by one or more satellites," said Professor Abel Mendez from the University of Puerto Rico.
A group of mathematicians explained the emergence of the grandmothers. According to the theory called "grandmother hypothesis" that menopause is explained by the need to help the younger generation to raise children that increases the chances of further transmission of their genes. However, this theory does not explain when it came grandmother.
From the Gaza strip into Israel a rocket was fired. Information about this appeared in Twitter, the IDF. According to the report, the rocket exploded in the air, as a result of incident nobody has suffered. Rocket alarm in connection with the incident in the country was announced.
The fire in the Chelyabinsk region killed four children, one adult injured. The fire occurred in the night of Sunday, July 23, in the village of Upper Kubanka. During a fire in a residential building was the father of three daughters and a niece. Managed to save only man.
In the German foreign office see the threat of deterioration of relations with Russia because of the turbines, manufactured by Siemens, which, according to Germany, was staged in Crimea in violation of the sanctions, said the press-Secretary of Department. According to him, the government were repeatedly warned about the threat of violation of the sanctions regime.