Nearly 3,000 people died in the attacks on 9/11, when international terrorism hit home in a way it previously hadn't for many Americans. Sept. 11 still shapes American policy, politics and everyday experiences in places from airports to office buildings, even if it's less of a constant presence in the public consciousness after 17 years. "What I can say today is that I don't live
Честит 6 септември ден на Съединението на Княжество България и Източна Румелия! Съ-ЕДИНЕНИЕТО! Има ли го днес?! Единни ли сме българите - от семейсвото до "политическите" партии?! Какво ни събира и каво ни разделя? Защо в чужбина спазваме правилата, а у нас постоянно ги нарушаваме? Защо расте броя на загиналите по пътищата? Какво е нивото на обучение на подрастващите... Е, все пак - Честит празник!
Чествайки 100 години балкетбол в България! One of the most influential players in Bulgarian, European, Canadian collegiate and international basketball, Atanas Golomeev is being inducted into the 2019 class of the FIBA Hall of Fame Golomeev is among eight former players being enshrined into the Hall of Fame alongside Janeth Arcain (Brazil), Margo Dydek (Poland - posthumously), Alonzo Mourning (United States), Fabricio Oberto (Argentina), Jose "Piculin" Ortiz (Puerto Rico), Mohsen Medhat Warda (Egypty) and Jiri
Япония отличи още един българин с държавната награда орден "Изгряващо слънце - Златни лъчи с розетка". Тя е за един от нашите световно известни археолози - проф. Диана Гергова, може би по-известна в Япония, отколкото в България, твърдят познавачи. Орденът беше връчен от Негово Превъзходителство посланикът на Япония у нас Масато Ватанабе на съкровена церемония в резиденция му в София. Н. Пр. Масато Ватанабе, посланик
The historic Apollo lunar landing on July 20, 1969 paved the way for future space exploration and opened the door to boundless curiosity and discovery. The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission symbolizes how anything is possible. We are all explorers who can do our part to expand knowledge and be a part of the NASA mission. Experience the legacy of the
Stanford historian says… Two Stanford historians discuss how the United States’ Declaration of Independence became one of the pillars of American civic life and other lesser-known historical facts about what happened on July 4, 1776. Is there something that you found out through your research about the history of July 4 that the public might not know about? Gienapp: One thing that is not well known is that it
The Periodic Table of Chemical Elements is one of the most significant achievements in science, capturing the essence not only of chemistry, but also of physics, medicine, earth sciences and biology. 1869 is considered as the year of discovery of the Periodic System, and Dmitri Mendeleev was a major discoverer. 2019 will be the 150th anniversary of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements and has therefore been proclaimed the "International Year of
Houston had failed to stop Steph Curry from landing Golden State's biggest splashes in Friday's 118-113 series-clinching win at Toyota Center. Forward Draymond Green: Steph down the stretch was incredible. Everything we did for the entire fourth quarter was around him. He made the right plays. He made the right shots.
Mr President, Mr Prime Minister, Honourable Members of the Diplomatic Corps, Distinguished Authorities, Representatives of the various Religious Confessions, Dear Brothers and Sisters, Christos vozkrese! I am happy to be here in Bulgaria, a place of encounter between many cultures and civilizations, a bridge between Eastern and Southern Europe, an open door to the Near East, and a land of ancient Christian roots that nourish its vocation to foster encounter both in
If you ask Christof Koch, Ph.D., Chief Scientist and President of the Allen Institute for Brain Science, how close we are to understanding our own brains, he scoffs. Visit Christof's Wikipedia page. “We don’t even understand the brain of a worm,” Koch said. For the 2019 Brain Awareness Week, we asked Koch and his colleagues at the Allen Institute for Brain Science,
The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) opened the first Community Hub outside of Europe in Silicon Valley yesterday. Building on the existing Silicon Valley Hub of EIT Digital, the EIT Hub in San Francisco will support European innovators to attract US customers, partners and investors. It will also showcase innovation made in Europe and bolster the visibility of innovative European solutions to global challenges. Martin Kern, EIT Interim Director, said: ‘To strengthen Europe’s