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    City beaches of Dubai

    1. Sufouh Beach A small beach near Palma in the area of ​​Al Sufouh, near the eponymous route. Few tourists know about this beach, therefore it is usually crowded, on weekdays, vacationers will find peace and tranquility here. On the beach, there is almost always a wind, but on the water waves. Of the minuses – a complete lack of infrastructure. Free admission. You can get there first by metro – to Dubai Internet City station, then by walk about 20 minutes or by taxi. 2. Burj Beach The beach with a panoramic view of the famous hotel "Parus" or Burj al Arab. There is a large playground for various…

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    10 ideas, where to escape from Madrid for one day

    In the Spanish capital, you can spend all your vaca time to get bored. However, the Prado Museum, and strewn with the shops of Gran Vía, and the ancient Plaza Mayor, and even the numerous tapas bars are able to tire out if the situation does not change in time. We tell you where to leave from the lights of a big city, if you move away from Madrid for several tens of kilometers. Segovia is called the realization of all the best that exists in Spain in general and Castile in particular. Closely and confused streets, most of them pedestrian, minimum of cars, seductive scents from the windows of…

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    How to travel the world 100 years ago

    How did people travel 100 years ago? Everything was very similar: and self, and photos, and even plots on them. It just did not look like it is now. Even some years later. 1. Tourists look out of the head of the Statue of Liberty in New York. USA, 1930 year. 2. The flower looks at Yalta from Pendikylä. 3. Passengers of the tourist car of the Canadian Pacific Railway. Canada, 1875. 4. Passengers are waiting for the train at the railway station in Simferopol. 5. A group of holidaymakers who came to ski in Oberammergau. Germany, 1928. 6. Walk on boats in the Balaklava bay. All as now. 7.…

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    Ecological Festival “Beauty in Action”

    On July 29, the National Geographic Russia magazine will take part in the environmental festival Beauty in Action, organized by the Yves Rocher brand. The magazine "National Geographic Russia" will present at the event: On July 29, the National Geographic Russia magazine will take part in the environmental festival Beauty in Action, organized by the Yves Rocher brand. The magazine "National Geographic Russia" will present at the event: • Installation of an alternative method of energy Can plants produce electricity? They can, and make sure of this with a unique installation of "Green Spark", which offers an alternative way to generate energy – from plants. Everyone will have the opportunity…

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    Kekertarsuak and other photos of the week

    Photographer Valery Moroz presents a selection of the best photos of the week. This picture was taken by photographer Vladimir Kushnarev in Kekertarshuok, a small fishing village of Inuit in the southern part of Disco Island, located off the west coast of Greenland. "The match of local football teams made of indelible impression on us. Like the surrounding landscape, "- says the author of the photo. Other photos of our readers can be found in the gallery:

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    1000 people gathered to see how the rescued tortoises were released

    What does the extract from the Turtle Hospital look like? A pair of rescued sea turtles were released on the tropical islands of Florida Keys. About 1000 people gathered to look at it. A green turtle weighing 165 kg, and a man of a sea turtle weighing almost 100 kg were published on the beach of Sombrero, reports Inside Edition. These reptiles were previously found on the shore, they fell ill. As it turned out at the Turtle Hospital, the animals had gastroenterological problems. They were injected with antibiotics, nutrients, fed fish and squid until the amphibians are recovered completely. On the shell of these sea travelers, satellite tracking sensors…

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    US military found out how much coffee is needed for cheerfulness

    Now you can calculate the dose of coffee, which will encourage the person, but will not hurt him. Scientists of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine commissioned by the US Army developed an algorithm that shows how much coffee is is necessary to drink to a person so that it is cheerful, but without causing harm. As the researcher Jacques Rayman noted, there is an opportunity to cheer up by 65%. "Would you like to come to work, drink coffee and that your brain activity improved by 40% or more for four hours?" – explained the essence of the project scientist. Studies based on years of study of people with…

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    The National Park “Land of the Leopard” and the tiger in the pocket

    ANO "Far Eastern leopards" ANO "Far Eastern leopards" ANO "Far Eastern leopards" came up with the initiative to include in the "Land of the Leopard" a new land plot of 6000 ha. The coastal area in the vicinity of Andreevka village of Primorsky Krai can be included in the national park in the form of a separate cluster, where rare spotted cats also live, the press service of the National Park informs. "Far Eastern leopards" is an autonomous non-profit organization set up in 2011 to study, preserve and restore the population of the world’s rarest large cat. The Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Russian Federation on environmental protection,…

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    How to buy a cheap plane ticket: 8 dirty receptions of sellers

    Look for incognito tickets Tickets are cheaper if you look for them from the poor country and from Android. Plus, if you are looking for a ticket that you searched for 2 days ago, but did not buy, then it will be more expensive. You are forced to buy now, and not to pull. Clean the cookies or set the browser to incognito mode. Better yet, download anonymizer, where you can change the IP address: pretend to live in India, and look at how much prices will be lower.

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    10 facts and myths about the microwave

    1. Myth: the explosion of an iron plate 1. Myth: the explosion of an iron plate There are persistent allegations that an iron plate can not be damaged by the magnetron due to arcing. Microwave radiation can not penetrate into metal objects. Metal utensils and metal appliances (spoons, forks) that are in the oven during heating can disable it. 2. Myth: about the German, military origin of the microwave oven For the first time, the microwave oven, called Radiomissor, was allegedly developed by German scientists during World War II, it even allegedly was used in the active German army to warm up food, but proved unsafe, and was abandoned. Kin…