It goes without saying that family is one of the most important aspects of our life. Everyone knows about this and every child is taught about this from the very first days. But have you ever thought why it is so essential and what role the family plays in everyone’s life?
Do you know your origins? How well do you know your family members, including great-grandparents and distant relatives? Can’t answer for sure, right? The family tree is the thing that could help you to respond to all these questions.
Family or genealogical tree is usually a drawing of all family members, from the oldest on the top and to the youngest at the bottom (or vice versa). This tree can be useful in some situations, however, in most cases, it is just a kind of fashion or way of entertaining. (далее…)
Usain Bolt is a Jamaican track athlete who specialized in the sprint. He was born on August 21, 1986, in Sherwood Content, a small town in Trelawny Parish, Jamaica. Bolt was an active child who loved to play cricket and used an orange instead of a ball. (далее…)
Michael Fred Phelps is an American swimmer born on June 30, 1985. He is a frequent winner and the only sportsman of all times who won 23 gold medals on the Olympic Games. Phelps is also a repeated record holder. He won medals both in individual competitions and swimming relays. (далее…)
Hockey is a popular kind of sport both among professionals and amateurs. There are two types of it, ice hockey and field hockey. If you are not informed enough about them, you will be very soon.
Ice hockey is a team sport which is played on ice. Two teams consisted of 6 players play this game using sticks and trying to shoot a puck into the opponent’s net. Hockey is considered to be a rather aggressive and as a consequence a high-injury sport. (далее…)
The names of numerous Russian researchers and innovators are known in all parts of the world. The contribution that numerous Russian researchers, physicists, scientific experts, physiologists, and others made to the advancement of worldwide science is absolutely invaluable. The names of Lomonosov, Mendeleyev, Sechenov, Popov, Tsiolkovski, Korolev, Pavlov, Sakharov are globally acclaimed. There are a lot of subdisciplines of science in which the Russian innovators and researchers have made incredible revelations leading humanity to the unheard improvements and achievements. (далее…)
Solar energy is an alternative source of energy which has become popular recently. You might have heard about solar batteries and seen them, too, because there are many people in Europe who set solar batteries up on the roofs of their country houses. However, this is not the only way to utilize solar energy. (далее…)
The generation gap has always been an important and common issue no matter what century it is. Nowadays, not only adults who already have children or even grandchildren have reasons to judge and misunderstand young people, but also young generation looks at a younger generation deprecatingly. (далее…)
At present more and more people become vegetarians or even vegans and it is not always clear if it is their conscious decision or just a desire to move with the times when it is fashionable to refrain from meat. Anyway, the fact is that the number of people who want to avoid eating meat and other products of animal origin is increasing. Nevertheless, many of them are still not informed very well about the subject. (далее…)
A healthy lifestyle is extremely popular nowadays but sometimes people who promulgate it go too far and create too strict rules and diets. Some of them are just myths which do not do any good but we still believe them. Let’s bust these myths together! (далее…)