Which 2024 predictions are most likely to come true

Which 2024 predictions are most likely to come true

The current year will be a very dynamic one, to say at least, and the challenges that started or continued in 2023 will transfer......

Why was Laconia ruled by two kings at a time?

Why was Laconia ruled by two kings at a time?

One of the mightiest military powers about 2,700 years ago was the state of Laconia, or Lacadaemon, which is better known as......

[animation] Ancient Greeks were first to build a railway

[animation] Ancient Greeks were first to build a railway

Corinth was a powerful city-state in the Ancient Greek world and controlled both maritime and land traffic between the northern......

How do ice worms survive in glaciers?

How do ice worms survive in glaciers?

Mesenchytraeus solifugus is the name of a species of ice worms that thrive at temperatures below zero on Pacific Northwest......

[video] How Putin’s elder daughter earns her millions

[video] How Putin’s elder daughter earns her millions

FBK, the anticorruption foundation of the Russian opposition personality Alexey Navalny, published this January an investigation......

WHO: Prepare for Disease X, deadlier than COVID-19

WHO: Prepare for Disease X, deadlier than COVID-19

On 17 January 2024, participants in a panel organized within this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, were......

Polynesians sailed to South America long before European colonists

Polynesians sailed to South America long before European colonists

The ancestors of Polynesians are believed to take their roots from northern Philippines, Taiwan and possibly southeastern China......

The U.S. approves ETFs for Bitcoin investments. What does it mean?

The U.S. approves ETFs for Bitcoin investments. What does it mean?

This is an adapted article first published by Meduza. Please care to check the links to sources inside the original......

Kremlin’s hypocrisy: Authorities crack down on naked party, overlooking Putin’s ...

Kremlin’s hypocrisy: Authorities crack down on naked party, overlooking Putin’s ...

Citing moral degradation at the times of war, Russian authorities are campaigning against several dozens participants at a recent......

Five security scenarios on Russian war in Ukraine for 2024-2025

Five security scenarios on Russian war in Ukraine for 2024-2025

Whatever happens, Vladimir Putin’s Russia stands no chance to conquer the whole of Ukraine or win the war. On the other......

[video] One of Germany’s biggest fraudsters turned to be a Russian spy

[video] One of Germany’s biggest fraudsters turned to be a Russian spy

Jan Marsalek, an Austrian who has stolen 1.9 billion euros from the German fintech company Wirecard, has possibly fled to Russia,......

The life, near-death, and resurrection of Toshiba

The life, near-death, and resurrection of Toshiba

Toshiba, one of Japan's oldest and biggest firms, held on 22 December 2023 the first meeting of its new board of directors after......