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Vertical farms: in the future everyone will be able to grow food at home
Проект: Future of the Information Society

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 495 0

Propaganda can't win. Dominance in technology — can
Проект: New in the military

In the late Soviet era propaganda popular product was the book "Where the threat to peace?" — on confrontation with the West. Today in different live sound almost direct quotes from it, and it causes anxiety and questions: how again as bad as us to survive in "the fray," are we ready for "new challenges"?

15-06-2017 admin 721 0

Seven predictions for the future from bill gates
Проект: New in Science

Nostradamus the 21st century, bill gates, has repeatedly been right in their predictions concerning global trends, social changes and technological advances. What, in his opinion, will happen in the next 20 years? In their past predictions bill gates was practically a prophet: his list of 1999 turned out to be incredibly accurate. He foresaw the emergence of price comparison websites, smartphones, social media and bots. Over the past few years in interviews and annual messages he continues to predict the future. Before you seven its latest forecasts.

19-05-2017 admin 623 0

Semiconductor industry: the transition to workflows 10, 7, 6 and 5 nm
Проект: New in Science

The transition from 14 nm to 10 nm will be the largest technological leap in transistor density in history. The density increases from 2.7 times. Thus, Moore's law will continue for the coming years. The publication AnandTech have put together information on plans from different companies to build plants with a new generation of process technology 10, 7, 6 and 5 nm.

17-05-2017 admin 673 0

Five reasons why you should not become a Professor
Проект: Formation of the innovation system in Russia

My clever children often reproach me, impractical and a wasteful attitude to his own life. I trained in mathematics, went to the bankers; who knows the Russian language and literature, has not entered the political arena; understands a lot about good food, became a restaurateur – well, and so on. And I was only a Professor and as a result all the best have managed to give them only the ability to learn.

23-04-2017 admin 1156 0

Question of the day: why the rector receives 2 million, and the teacher is 20 thousand?
Проект: Formation of the innovation system in Russia

In the network appeared a new open letter to the Minister of education of the Russian Federation. The author - lecturer, candidate of historical Sciences Irina Kantorovich decided to continue the thoughts of Professor Vera Afanasyeva from MSP, which came to the conclusion that the Russian education is in a deplorable condition. But salvation is possible.

23-04-2017 admin 1164 0

This is advantageous to stop the observations from the Pulkovo Observatory
Проект: Formation of the innovation system in Russia

The Commission of FANO (Federal Agency of scientific organizations) and current Director of the Pulkovo Observatory took the decision on inexpediency of astronomical observations at Pulkovo. In fact, the Observatory was sentenced to death. Why sentenced and why the sentence is absurd? – we talked to a leading researcher of the Main (Pulkovo) astronomical Observatory of RAS, candidate of physical-mathematical Sciences Olga CUEVAS.

22-04-2017 admin 1117 0

Thwarted elections: whose interests collided in the Academy of Sciences
Проект: Formation of the innovation system in Russia

In the appointment procedure of the President of the RAS interfered with the administration of the President, and the election faced the interests of the current leadership of the Academy, presidential aide Andrei Fursenko and President of the Kurchatov Institute Mikhail Kovalchuk, said the source RBC.

29-03-2017 admin 743 0

The reform of the RAS is recognized as a failure: FANO expands, institutions evicted
Проект: Formation of the innovation system in Russia

The Union of the Academy of Sciences conducted a survey of Russian scientists on the results of three years of transformation.

02-03-2017 admin 1182 0

The re-establishment of the society of adherents of military knowledge
Проект: On the national idea

Multimedia press conference on the re-establishment of the Society of adherents of military knowledge.

22-02-2017 admin 1227 0

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