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Research toward "Science and Society" focused on the identification and study of the factors contributing to the improvement of quality of life. The studies cover areas such as science, education, health, environment and others. Special attention is paid to the issues of formation of the national innovation system, innovative ways to improve the development and growth of innovative potential. Examines the role and place of the innovation potential in the formation of geopolitical power center.

Vertical farms: in the future everyone will be able to grow food at home

Instead of trying to grow crops on the sun-drenched fields or in greenhouses, some companies store and grow it in a dark, old storerooms under UV light — allowing them to save water and faster to reap the rewards. The old carpet factory on the outskirts of the Belgian city of Kortrijk, is preparing the agricultural revolution: growing inside, not on the farm, collecting it layer by layer under the colored light bulbs in the area the size of a small apartment.

21-06-2017 admin 407 0

Why information technology is more dangerous than nuclear weapons

Now a lot of talk about information security, but to understand what security, need to know what the danger is. In this article, I'd like to open a discussion of the danger of information technology in the form of a comparison of information technology with nuclear weapons.

21-06-2017 admin 323 0

How to see the truth in a sea of misinformation: 12 tips from John Grant

The danger of global warming, the theory of evolution, the inconsistency of astrology — these issues are the subjects of fierce debate in which the arguments of each party may seem convincing. Writer John Grant in the book "don't believe! How to see the truth in a sea of disinformation" explains how to separate the truth from lies and delusions.

23-05-2017 admin 1210 0

American spies revealed over lunch

The New York Times reported the disclosure by Chinese authorities of a secret network working for the CIA. All the agents were either killed or sentenced to long terms of imprisonment. According to American officials, "the Chinese destroyed the network, the creation of which took many years". Some intelligence officers of the CIA met with informants in the restaurant, where Chinese agents bugged.

21-05-2017 admin 623 0

The digital world: will gold the fulcrum?

The theme of private digital currencies (cryptocurrencies) is one of the top in the world media. The advantages of these virtual private money raskalivaetsa in every way. They say that this is money that can issue and use any person. Like, they undermine the emission monopoly of the bankers, hated by the people of moneylenders, who seized power in a world of money and humanity interest levied tribute.

17-05-2017 admin 575 0

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