Day archives: October 11th, 2019

Four Chemical Elements of Yuri Oganessian

Four Chemical Elements of Yuri Oganessian

On February 23, 2016, Yuri Oganessian, the scientific director of the Flerov Laboratory of Nuclear Reactions, discovered new chemical elements and figured out how to prolong their life. The discoveries of Yuri Oganessian brought the scientific world to the threshold beyond which subsequent elements will live not less and less but rather longer and longer …

Armenia in the 8th Century – Desperate Resistance to the Saracens

Armenia in the 8th Century

In the 8th century, a regime of cruel oppression and heavy requisitions was established in Yerevan, as well as throughout Armenia. As chronicler Ghevond writes: “Abdallah tortured everyone with violence and oppression and brought them to poverty, demanding taxes even from the dead. He terribly tormented widows and orphans. He also subjected priests and ministers …