In Rio de Janeiro opened the football field, which is illuminated by using the kinetic energy generated by the players themselves. This was reported by "Soviet sport". At the opening of unique sites visited legendary Brazilian footballer Pele.
Under the lawn are two hundred small plates, which accumulate energy produced by moving across the field by the players. During the day they help solar panels installed around the field. Thus, in football there you can play around the clock, without energy costs.
Such panels built into the floor of some train stations in Europe shopping centers in Australia and London Heathrow airport, but for the construction of football fields have been applied for the first time.
In the summer of 2014 Brazil took the 20th FIFA world Cup. The matches of the world Cup was held from 12 June to 13 July 12 stadiums in 12 cities across the country. The title was won by the German team.
Russian national team on handball team lost to Slovenia in the 1/8 final of the world Cup, held in France. The meeting was held on Saturday, January 21, and ended with a score of 32:26 in favor of the Slovenes. The most effective players in the Russian team became Daniil Shishkarev and Alexander Village.
The Executive Committee of the International biathlon Union (IBU) held an emergency meeting refused to disqualify the national team of Russia. According to the President of the Russian biathlon Union (RBU) Alexander Kravtsov, "further debriefing will continue to be the framework of relations between the two organizations."
Forward "nice" Mario Balotelli after the away match of the 21st round of the championship of France "Marseille" complained of racism from the fans of the hosts. 26-year-old forward said that such behavior of the fans of football is terrible, and called the incident a disgrace.
The US President Donald trump on his first full day arrived at the headquarters of the CIA in Virginia. Trump addressed a speech to the 400 employees of the CIA. The President called them "truly valuable and amazing professionals." The head of state gave intelligence officers the respect.
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine introduced a bill "On state language", which includes exclusive use of the Ukrainian language in almost all spheres of life. The draft law stipulates that the Ukrainian language should be mandatory for all bodies of state power and local self-government.
The authorities of the Italian town of Farindola, where it is trapped under an avalanche, the hotel Rigopiano, the lawsuit against the French satirical publication Charlie Hebdo. The cartoon depicted come off the mountain on skis death, holding ski poles instead of two braids.