Modern science and engineering with Ivan Stepanyan

We want to create the Pyrenean axis, which will connect all the universities in this area, says Quim Salvi, Rector of the University of Girona

University of Girona (UdG) is a public institution integrated into the system of Catalan state universities. The university was opened in 1991, but its prototype has existed in Girona since 1446. It was then that the Estudi General training center was created, which had the right to award academic degrees in such fields as rhetoric, …

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Modern science and engineering with Ivan Stepanyan

Member of the Commission on Pseudoscience and Research Fraud of RAS Rostislav Polishchuk: “Who said that other possible civilizations are our brothers, not enemies?”

Rostislav Feofanovich Polishchuk, Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences (1997). Physics Institute of P.N. Lebedev, Astro-Cosmic Center (ACC PIAS) (1992-2019). Department of Nuclear Physics and Astrophysics (NPAP PIAS) – from 2019 until the present.

Member of the Commission on Pseudoscience and Research Fraud of Russian Academy of Sciences.

What is the modern physical picture of the world?

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Modern science and engineering with Ivan Stepanyan

The reproduction of embryos with modified genes is a red line that should not be crossed, said Dr. Josep Argemí Renom, Director of the Institute for Advanced Studies in Bioethics, at the International University of Catalonia

Assisted reproductive technology (ART) is rightfully considered to be the most important breakthrough in science since for many decades they have now been able to solve infertility problems. These methods turn the desires of many couples into reality and help them to become parents and not only that, ART is used to diagnose and prevent …

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Castles and fortresses of Spain and France with Mathew Kristes

Arcangues castle and its library containing more than 10,000 volumes

Arcangues Castle (Château d’Arcangues in French) is located in the Basque lands of France, near Arcangues town (or Arrangoitze in Basque). It is located near Biarritz, in the Atlantic Pyrenees region (Pyrénées-Atlantiques).

The castle rises on a small hill in the middle of a park planted with three-hundred-year-old oaks, overlooking Bayonne on one side and the …

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