UFO in Liepaja. The evidence that the earth is being visited by at least one extraterrestrial civilization is extensive both in scope and detail. In its totality, it comprises a body of evidence which at the very least supports the general assessment that extraterrestrial life has been detected.
What do Latvians commemorate on November 11 ? And how do we do it? Named after a mythical Latvian hero, Lāčplēša day is a tribute to the freedom fighters who made the greatest victory in Latvia's military history possible. 1918 November 11 - The German Empire and Allies of World War I sign the armistice, which marks the end of World War I
Africa and big problema! Researchers say faults and fissures, which normally occur deep down on the ocean floor, are the main processes by which continents gradually break off from each other. They cite Africa, which underwent a similar phase when it split from America millions of years ago. Researchers hypothesize that a miles-long […]
Halloween (also spelled Hallowe’en) is an annual holiday celebrated on October 31. But many trick-or-treaters of all ages don’t know where this holiday comes from and what it’s really all about. Halloween has origins in the ancient Gaelic festival known as Samhain, which is dervied from Old Irish and means roughly “summer’s end”. […]
Chemical cocktails, Pesticides. We are encouraged to eat more fruit and vegetables as part of a healthy lifestyle but this advice could in fact be damaging our health. With ever more commercial food production, research shows that traces of chemical pesticides used on crops can make their way into our food system and […]
The intimate relationship and prohibit sex in the USSR. Some American woman asked a question about sex, and a Russian woman got up and said: There is no sex in the USSR! Later, this phrase became proverbial. The poor woman became a laughing stock. However, there was some truth to her words as […]
Evolutionary Theory… Millions of high school and college biology textbooks teach that research scientist Stanley Miller, in the 1950’s, showed how life could have arisen by chance. Nothing could be further from the truth. Miller, in his famous experiment in 1953, showed that individual amino acids (the building blocks of life) could come […]
Simpsons and car. Children and adult watch “The Simpsons” for 20 years and they aren’t stopping. “The Simpsons” are the most popular TV cartoon series in the world. But what makes them so popular? Maybe, because everything in “The Simpsons” is very realistic? One of these realistic things … cars, you can see some […]
Brexit, may or may not affect the European economy and Latvian economy? There are no direct indications that the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European economy would have a long-lasting impact on the economy and financial markets. Said Valdis Dombrovskis, Vice-President of the European Commission, as reported by Latvian Radio. Mr Dombrovskis […]
With almost all the results declared voters backed Brexit by a margin of 52 to 48 per cent. Britain is to leave the European Union after a nearly half a century plunging the country into unchartered political and economic territory. The result will now trigger a formal process of British withdrawal from the […]
If you are a smoker who wants to get rid of the nasty habit, you can bid farewell to cigarettes on May 31, the World No Tobacco Day. This day appeared in 1988 when the World Health Organization set a goal to the international community to root out the problem of tobacco smoking […]
Central building of National Library of Latvia was built in 2014. Aafter 25 years old project made by one of most famous Latvian architects Gunars Birkerts. The building symbolizes “castle of Light” as well as “Glass mountain” which is motive in the work “Zelta zirgs” of Latvian poet Rainis.