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Degradation of Morals in Armenia

Degradation of Morals in Armenia

The degradation of the Armenian society is quite obvious. It is not necessary to be deeply acquainted with the ancient Armenian history to spot the differences between the modern and old cultures as the tendency for loss of morals isn’t a new thing. I remember my grandmother (she was born in Tbilisi, Georgia, lived in …

Hidden Khachkars Near the Tmbkaberd Fortress, Georgia

Tmbkaberd was a Medieval Armenian fortress in Gugark province of the Greater Armenia. Now it is located in Georgia, on the left shore of the Kura river (Turkish: Kura, Armenian: Կուր, Kur). Under the rule of prince Tatul, who has been famous for his bravery and incorruptibility, it has been one of the most powerful …

Ancient Tomb in Gavar, Armenia

In Hatsarat, town of Gavar, Gegharkunik province, Armenia, a tomb of Kingdom of Van’s period has been discovered. According to Doctor of Historical Sciences and head of the scientific research division of Service for The Protection of Historical Environment of Ministry of Culture of Republic of Armenia Ashot Piliposyan’s, the finds dated at 7th century …

Apathy of Armenian Officials

Country of Georgia nationalized the flag of Armenian Kingdom of Cilicia, but it seems that the matter doesn’t even bother scientific circle of Armenia, although they surely know about the origin of the flag. The fact of borrowing isn’t the most terrible part, but the disregard of known facts by Armenian historians is. Does that …

Armenia Has Never Been Conquered By Alexander The Great

“Armenia Has Never Been Conquered

Armenia has been never conquered by Alexander the Great and has never been a part of his empire. Tran, a historian at the University of Cambridge, in his study of the conquests of Alexander noted: “Alexander the Great appointed Mithrenes as the satrap (the governor of provinces of the ancient Median and Achaemenid Empires and …

Order of Operation of the Armenian Genocide

Order of Operation of the Armenian Genocide

In 1918 member of the Turkish State Council, lawyer and founder of the Anglophile Association Said Molla started to publish the “Turkish Istanbul” newspaper. On March 25, 1919 the newspaper published a letter from the central cabinet of the party “Unity and Progress” entitled “Letter with instructions to the Special Committee”. It concerned the Armenian …

Secret of Artsakh’s (Nagorno-Karabakh) Victory

Secret of Artsakh’s (Nagorno-Karabakh) Victory

My younger friend asked me a question yesterday: “What helped us to win 20 years ago?” Of course, this question came to my mind before and every time words like “spirit”, “steadfastness”, “loyalty” appeared in my head. It might sound overenthusiastic and seem like bragging, but at the same those words cannot answer the question …

Plasticity of A Good Actor

Качества необходимые хорошему актеру

What qualities should a good actor have aside from actor’s talent and other specific qualities? Maybe, the same qualities needed for any person? With one, probably, very essential difference. For a normal person certain qualities are desirable, but they are a must for a good actor or an actress. Most people do not know how …

Modern Technology and Children

Влияние технологий на здоровье детей

It is important to notice the impact of new technologies on children’s health and psyche. When technology gives us an easier way to solve problems, the older one starts to fade away. That is a good thing indeed, but we started, for instance, to walk less as means of transportation were invented, which oftentimes affects …

Buses Say No To Expansion

Клевый автобус в городке Лувье

Civilization has been expanding from the very moment of its beginning. The expansion has been accompanied by destruction of everything that stands in its way, because civilization implies comfort for human kind no matter of its cost. It is paradoxical, that everything hindering progress and development of civilization in one way or another is connected …

The New Tendency of Unmanned Vehicles

The New Tendency of Unmanned Vehicles

Autonomous driving is becoming one of the main directions of development in automotive industry. Self-governing cars, buses and trucks are already being actively tested in Europe, US and Asia. Photo By DW Buses on request – What is there to do with unprofitable routes of public transport in underpopulated suburbs? Starting from the summer of …

The Beginning of 2017

The Beginning of 2017

Millions of people participated in grandiose celebratory events devoted to the beginning of 2017.  All around the world they were dipped into festive events on New Year’s Eve. In Auckland, New Zealand’s most populous urban area, fireworks were launched from the Sky Tower. Nearly 500 kilos (1102 lb) of pyrotechnics were used during the celebration. …

Freddy Mercury: Non-Stop Party

Freddy Mercury: Non-Stop Party

Freddy Mercury (born Farrokh Bulsara) was born in English protectorate of Sultanate of Zanzibar, East Africa (now part of Tanzania) on 5 September, 1946. Nickname “Freddy” has been given to him by his English-speaking classmates in Panchgani, India. He has studied well, has been interested in music and painting, and formed a school band “The …

Several millions for the dress of Marilyn Monroe

Several millions for the dress

Marilyn Monroe’s beige skintight dress which she was wearing while singing “Happy Birthday” on stage at President John F. Kennedy’s birthday celebration at Madison Square Garden in New York on 19th May, 1962 was sold to an unidentified bidder at a Los Angeles auction for $4.8 million. The starting bid for the rhinestone-covered dress was …

Unheard Letter of John Lennon

Unheard Letter of John Lennon

Several days ago existence of a letter of John Lennon’s authorship has become known. The document was put to an auction by Boston’s PR Auctions, who established the starting bid to 20.000 USD. Photo by DW The letter has never been sent to its addressee. Lennon addressed it to Linda McCartney, Paul McCartney wife, as …

The Simpsons predictions

The Simpsons predictions

The Simpsons have made some predictions, so to speak. Are those really some accidental forecasts? Are the so-called predictions not predictions at all, but only parts of simple and evident logical chain? Maybe they are just inspirations? Either way, the fact of occurrence of such “prognosis” is interesting by itself, so we’ll just present to …

Some facts about cats

Some facts about cats

Cats and human kind have a millennial mutual history. Cats have been domesticated thousands of years ago, because they were assisting them to resist rats and mice. Nowadays they are one of the most popular kinds of pets, and they are building connection to people very easily. Despite that, cats like to do things in …