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Russian population falls, but migration helps

March 15, 2019 admin 0

Russia’s population decreased by 93,500 or 0.06 percent in 2018 to 146.8 million as of Jan. 1 this year. However, a 57.2 percent growth in migration helped offset the decline in the local population, according […]

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Time moves backwards on quantum computer

March 14, 2019 admin 0

Scientists have successfully returned the state of a quantum computer a fraction of a second earlier, moving a significant step closer to proving the reversal of “the arrow of time,” according to a new study […]

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More secrets emerge from rubble of Pompeii

February 15, 2019 admin 0

AN ANCIENT fresco depicting Narcissus gazing at himself has emerged from an excavation at Pompeii . Archaeologists discovered the fresco in the atrium of a richly decorated home, in whose bedroom a fresco depicting Leda […]

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Chernobyl, the new holiday Mecca

February 15, 2019 admin 0

FOR MOST people the thought of taking a vacation in a nuclear fallout zone is the stuff of nightmares. But, it seems that the Ukrainian town of Chernobyl is literally becoming a tourist hot spot. […]

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Top Dives: World War Two wrecks in Malta

February 15, 2019 admin 0

HMS Maori Maori took part in many actions, including the night attack on the German battleship Bismark, before being sunk by German bombs off Malta. Built by the Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Co., Ltd, of […]