During the meeting, the General meeting of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), it was decided to postpone the election of the President. About it reports TASS from the audience of the event.
Thus, elections of the new head of the RAS transferred from March 22 for the fall of 2017. The decision was taken by majority vote after all candidates withdrew their candidacies. The procedure will be done not later than November 20, 2017, during which time there should be developed a new Charter for the election of the President of the Academy.
Along with this, the Assembly requests the Russian government to extend the powers of the management of RAS for the period before the election. At the same time, the current President of the Academy Vladimir Fortov said that I would not like to renew their mandate.
Archaeologists from Yale University in the United States and the Royal Museum of art and history in Brussels, discovered the most ancient monumental hieroglyphs carved in the stone. The age of the inscriptions found at the site of the ancient Egyptian city Elkab, is over five thousand years.
Astrophysics from the University of Georgia in the US found that an unusually large angle through which the deflected axis of rotation of Uranus may be the cause of the abnormal rotation of the magnetic field of the planet. Article scientists published in the Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics.
The Australian division of the consulting company Deloitte has estimated the approximate market value of the Great Barrier reef. Annually it brings to the country of 4.8 billion dollars and delivers 64 thousands of jobs. General social, economic and symbolic value is more than $ 42 billion.
The employee of the American police Kristen Hayman starring in BDSM porn the role of a dominatrix, offered to undergo a psychiatric examination, but she refused. Authorities learned about her past in late may. Six days before the end of the police Academy Hyman be dismissed from service.
Russian Railways will hold a joint campaign with the Ministry of health for the screening of passengers for HIV infection. Specially equipped cars latched on to trains to the regions with high incidence of HIV. Passengers will be able to donate blood and to consult with a specialist.
The defender of Russian national team Yuri Zhirkov, remote in the match of the group stage of the Confederations Cup with the Mexicans, has shared his feelings after the departure of the team from the tournament. The footballer underlined that the refereeing was strange, and all the controversial episodes was interpreted in favor of team Mexico. He expressed regret in this regard.