Doctor, teacher, clown: how cruel maniacs pretended to be ordinary people for years

“Lifehacker” invites you to recall the most inventive serial killers in history, who for years managed to hide from punishment and pretend to be quite respectable people. 1. Henry Holmes His real name is Herman Mudgett. He was born in 1861 into a Methodist family ...

Musk invited Putin to chat at the Clubhouse: why everyone is talking about this social network

The founder of Tesla and SpaceX, Elon Musk, invited Russian President Vladimir Putin on his Twitter to chat with him on the new Clubhouse social network. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov called this an interesting proposal, but recalled that Putin does not use social networks, writes BBC. ...

Airlines are already testing health passports for tourists: how it works

The so-called health passports around the world are now seen as a salvation for the tourism industry. Most likely, they will become an indispensable part of the trip even after the coronavirus pandemic ends, writes Lowcost.ua. Aviation portal Simple Flying tells how ...

Only 4 km share Russia and the USA: why the attempts to overcome them ended in curiosities

From the school course, we know that Russia is separated from Alaska by the Bering Strait. At its narrowest point, its width is only 86 kilometers. And we a priori consider these 86 kilometers to be the distance from us to the Americans, reminds the author of the Comparable channel on ...

WHO has decided when and how the coronavirus arose

The World Health Organization (WHO) has published the results of a study on the possible origin of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. The version about the leak of the virus from the laboratory in Wuhan was considered "unlikely." Writes about this The Bell. This study was supposed to help WHO answer the question of where the virus originally came from, which became ...

Want internet from Elon Musk: you can already pre-order it on the SpaceX website

Elon Musk's SpaceX has expanded the scale of public beta testing of its satellite Internet service Starlink, saying it is accepting pre-orders from potential customers. Writes about this CNBC. Potential Starlink users on the company's website can make a pre-order for the use of the Internet, the package price is ...

More meat eats in the US than in many other countries of the world: is it harmful to health

Many people today are increasingly giving up meat, even burgers are prepared with its substitutes, writes DW. Young people and women are more willing to switch to vegetarianism and veganism. Yet they are a minority. Every year the inhabitants of the planet eat a huge amount of meat and meat products. ...

He dreamed of re-acquaintance with the whole world: an American for 40 years gathered dozens of people for dinner

Jim Gaines is an icon of the swinging sixties, an American in Paris who became famous for inviting hundreds of thousands of strangers to dinner at his home. He died this month. His story is told by Vicky Baker for the Air Force. Further - from the first person. IN…

Amazon has revealed tens of thousands of paid reviews: how their authors make money

Imagine you buy a product on Amazon, write a five-star review, and in return, you get the product and your money back. Sounds too good to be true, but nevertheless there are people all over the world who do this through established networks in ...

The world is discussing the introduction of covid passports: what they can be

According to the supporters of the introduction of the so-called covid passport, this digital document should confirm that a person is vaccinated against COVID-19 or has antibodies to infection. But not everyone is ready to support the idea, writes Meduza. The main thing that worries skeptics is whether the introduction will lead ...

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