Summary October 19, 2017

  • Died frontman of the band “The Tragically Hip” Gordon Downey

    On Tuesday, October 17, died a soloist with the canadian rock group “the Tragically Hip” Gordon Downey.

  • Scientists have discovered why firefighters often suffer from cancer

    Firefighters more often than representatives of other dangerous professions, suffering from cancer, because their skin settles a huge number of carcinogens arising from the combustion of plastics and construction materials, according to a paper published in the journal Environmental Science & Technology.

  • Canada North America’s first ban on wearing the burqa

    Fall under the ban in the first place, the wearing of traditional Muslim garments, the burqa (burka) and the niqab that conceal the face entirely or partially, but the law does not exclude the possibility that the ban could be extended to cases when people hide the face in other ways, for example, with the help of bandanas, emphasizes the publication.

  • Canadian “Magnitsky act” came into force

    In Canada Royal visa received “the Law on victims of corrupt foreign governments,” also known as the “Magnitsky Act”.

  • Three people died because of the ammonia leak at the hockey arena

    A leak of ammonia had occurred in the canadian province of British Columbia, has caused three deaths and provoked a massive evacuation of the population.

  • Robots, drones, modular homes in Canada will build the city of the future

    The metropolis of the future is going to include unmanned public transport, adaptive lights, modular homes and robots-couriers.

  • Transfer Panarin helped “Columbus” to win a victory over the “Winnipeg”

    “Columbus blue Jackets” beat “Winnipeg jets” in the regular season of the National hockey League, informs “the Soviet sports”.

  • Astronomers found in the atmosphere of Saturn unknown substances

    With the on-Board mass spectrometer probe “Cassini” the researchers examined the atmosphere of a celestial body.

  • Scientists: Satellites of Mars can be charged from solar flares

    NASA scientists believe that the surface of the satellites of Mars, Phobos and Deimos, could be charged from solar flares.

  • Prototype of a new Apple device revealed in the video

    Entrepreneur McAlister Higgins has published on Twitter a video in which depicted a prototype of a new Apple device.

  • Project rocket complex Baiterek will be established until November 2017

    “Until November of this year will be developed a conceptual design for the creation of space rocket complex,” said Savelyev.

  • In the Netherlands built the first kilometer of the road out of toilet paper

    The Dutch company CirTec and KNN Cellulose has created a technology that allows you to use the already-used toilet paper in the construction of new roads.

  • Social network Facebook will soon be a second tape.

    “Roscosmos” plans to increase the number of launches from Baikonur

  • The Urals will be able to see through binoculars asteroid Iris

    On 30 October, the Urals will be able to see in binoculars asteroid Iris.

  • Scientists: second “Moon” of the Earth is composed of rocks of the asteroid

    The object of the 2016 era, called the “second Moon” of the planet, was revealed in April last year. It is a small asteroid.

  • In lunar orbit will appear inflatable residential station

    The station is planned to create on the model gazonapolnitel experimental residential module BEAM has already been successfully tested on the ISS, writes Life.To ensure that all modules have been delivered on orbit to the final Assembly, you will need only one missile launch Vulcan, developed by one of the participating in the mission of companies.

  • The Minister of communications called ineffective blocking content on the Internet

    Minister of communications and mass communications Nikolai Nikiforov said that the blocking of illegal content on the Internet is ineffective, according to RBC.

  • WhatsApp allowed you to track the geolocation of your friends

    Earlier in the network have received information that in WhatsApp there is vulnerability, through which you can determine the daily routine of the user.

  • Prototype electric tiltrotor will be created in Russia by 2019

    The prototype of Russia’s first electric tilt-rotor osprey will be created in Russia by 2019.

  • In Corporation “Energy” commented on the incident during landing of a Soyuz

    In rocket-space Corporation “Energy” has commented on the incident, which occurred with the landing of the lander of the spaceship “Soyuz MS-02″ April 10, 2017.

  • “Alfa-Bank” presented a prosthetic hand with the function of contactless payment

    Special hand prosthesis introduced the “Alfa-Bank”. We are talking about a bionic prosthetic hand with the function for contactless payment.

  • The Minister of communications called ineffective blocking content on the Internet

    Minister of communications and mass communications Nikolai Nikiforov said that the blocking of illegal content on the Internet is ineffective, according to RBC.

  • The update brings in messenger messages to communities.

    WhatsApp allowed you to track the geolocation of your friends

  • In Facebook there is the option of screen sharing

    To gain access to the latest features of sharing screen, you must go to Facebook Live, and press the “share screen”.

  • 4G came back in four districts of Novosibirsk region

    Currently, the 4G network of MegaFon covers 50% of regional centres of the Novosibirsk region, the Novosibirsk and the largest satellite cities of Berdsk and the Ob.

  • Videoagentstvo Ruptly provided service of live broadcasts Ruptly LIVE

    Ruptly LIVE presented at the largest international exhibition of producers of television content MIPCOM.

  • Google has disabled users rebelled calculator calorie counting

    Google has disabled users rebelled calculator calorie counting.

  • Facebook has unveiled the real accounts of prostitutes and porn actress

    Porn actress, prostitutes and other representatives of the sex industry found that “Facebook” is their real accounts that they use outside of work and offers to connect with customers, reports the New York Post.

  • Google has updated the design of the web version of the Calendar

    The developers of the American company Google improved the web version of the service “Calendar”, which adds a number of new features.

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