Substance in Certain Fruits and Vegetables May Protect Against COVID-19: Study

A group of Indian scientists have presented the results of a large-scale study of quercetin - a flavonoid molecule - found in many plants, fruits and vegetables, which can be used as a drug against COVID-19. Writes about this "Ukrinform". Professor of the Department of Plant Biotechnology and Molecular Biology of Kerala Agricultural ...

The husband of Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Philip, dies

The husband of Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain, Prince Philip, died on 9 April. He was 99 years old, and this summer he would have turned 100. His death was announced by the press service of the royal family on its Twitter page. “With deep sorrow, Her Majesty the Queen announced ...

'Closed metal prison': a sailor lives alone for 4 years on an abandoned ship

A ghost ship has been standing near the entrance to the Suez Canal for several years. A Syrian sailor has been living on board all this time. And this is not his personal choice. He cannot leave his houseboat, as the court has appointed him the guardian of the ship. ...

Instant speech and text translator for 40 languages ​​is now on sale: how it works

Japanese inventors have created a device for instant translation of speech and text called MUAMA Enence, says Obozrevatel. As techdiscountzone.com reports, the tool can translate Chinese, English, French, Arabic, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, German, Korean, Japanese, Ukrainian and others in real time ...

The world's first child with three genitals made a splash among scientists

The Iraqi boy has undoubtedly inscribed his name in the history of mankind. He was born with three genitals. Writes about this New York Post. “As far as we know, this is the first recorded case of triphallia or three penises,” wrote Dr. Shakir Salim Jabali in the study ...

While relaxing on the beach, a man was twice attacked by an aggressive octopus

In Australia, a man was quietly spending his vacation in the west of the country, when, according to him, he was attacked by "the world's worst octopus." Writes about this BBC. Geologist Lance Carlson, who was attacked by the octopus, managed to capture this moment on video. ...

Due to climate change, summer in the future could last six months

Due to climate change, summer is getting longer and winter, spring and autumn are shorter. Scientists predict that by 2100 the duration of summer in the Northern Hemisphere can reach up to 6 months, the rest of the time - other seasons, writes “Voice of America”. Such results of the new ...

Freedom from taxes and travel without a passport: the royal privileges of Elizabeth II

In modern society, monarchs are more a tribute to tradition than a necessary political personage. However, all members of the royal family are entitled to privileges. It is clear that they also have more responsibilities. What privileges are available to the British Queen Elizabeth II in comparison with other people ...

How and where did the coronavirus come from: WHO and CDC theories

More than a year has passed since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, but the place of its origin and how it penetrated into society is still unknown. The Voice of America reported on the most common theories in medical circles. The infected person probably brought the coronavirus to ...

Scientists have created a vaccine against aggressive brain cancer: test results are encouraging

A group of German oncologists have conducted human trials of the first vaccine against diffuse glioma, an aggressive form of brain cancer. The Divoglyad edition told in more detail. The drug has proven to be safe for patients and has been shown to be effective in developing immunity against cancer cells. It is noted that this vaccine ...

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