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Analytical work: the experience of Russian and foreign experts

Widely recognized fact that the key geopolitical events of recent years, such as the global financial and economic crisis and the "Arab Spring" were out of sight analysts at all levels. According to numerous testimonies, decision-makers did not receive warnings about the imminent occurrence of events that change the situation in the world. To study the situation and called this project. The project is devoted to the study of the current state, history and prospects of development of analytical activities.

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Family business of the Brzezinski clan – cold war

The famous American "Sovietologist" and "kremlinology" grow up worthy change: today, the children of Zbigniew Brzezinski continue the mission of his father, Nausicaa the U.S. President in Russia. In the current environment in the USA these talents are extremely in demand and well paid.

29-08-2014 admin 2694 0

Five-minute video shows the history of culture in the last 2600 years

If to be exact, this video shows the movement of the key figures of world culture on the surface of planet Earth. Visual demonstration clearly shows us what the world was concentrated the maximum number of known cultural figures.

10-08-2014 admin 2229 0

Economy: Best and worst forecasts for the last 25 years

Nasim Taleb, author of the book "the Black Swan: under the sign of unpredictability", in 2007 warned of the difficulty of predicting unusual events. A large number of analysts and forecasters does not guarantee an accurate forecast, as it is often their opinion is just the result of collective thinking.

14-07-2014 admin 2557 0

The social network revealed the structure of organizations

Israeli scientists have analyzed the structure of the international company, based on the data from social networks.

22-06-2014 admin 2291 0

On the basis of open sources ...

Exploration based on the analysis of open sources (Open Source Intelligence – OSINT) is not a new activity for U.S. intelligence. This is one of the seven intelligence disciplines (the so-called intelligence community in the types of intelligence depending on the type of involved forces or means) that is applied ever since the Second world war. Until recently such exploration was at secondary positions. However the reality is that to ensure national security is no longer enough by using satellites to count the number of enemy tanks.

22-06-2014 admin 2668 0