Mozart, Strauss, “Tales of the Viennese forest”, the Vienna Opera, schnitzel in Viennese, and, perhaps, strudel-often this is all that our educated countryman can remember if you ask him a question about Austria.
Modern Austria and the Austrians
And at the same time, surprisingly, the name of the country does not cause associations with something distant and completely unfamiliar. Continue reading
“Rest in China”, “goods from China”, “power of China” – the use of such phrases instead of the official name of the people’s Republic of China or China in the Russian-language media and Runet is found everywhere.
What the word “celestial Empire” means in this context is a mystery that we will try to solve here.
We should start with the peculiarities of Chinese perception of the external world and their understanding of their role and place in this world. Continue reading
February 23, 2012 Founded in Sukhum in 1927, it is still popular among adults and children. But few people know that the Sukhumi monkey nursery is not just a zoo, it is a research center, thanks to which no scientific discoveries were made in the last century.
Here, scientists have conducted and are conducting research on primates, thanks to which it is possible to create, for example, new vaccines for diseases. The full name of the nursery is as follows: research Institute of experimental pathology and therapy of the Academy of Sciences of Abkhazia. The monkey nursery is located on the slope of the Trapezium mountain. This is one of the most popular attractions in Sukhum. Continue reading