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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  GarryB on Fri Mar 28, 2014 8:58 am

    You can't judge the health of a country or its education system based on papers published... who is to say they are not just Polish revisions of western papers done in Polish to make them more accessible to a Polish audience.

    Equally I would suggest that when research is for military or commercial use and has military or commercial funding that publishing the results is the last thing they want to do.

    A peer review of the guidance system used in the Morfei AAM/SAM/CIWS missile is not really useful or even wanted by the designers.


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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  magnumcromagnon on Sat Mar 29, 2014 12:19 am

    New steps towards the creation of a perpetual-motion engine
    The new science on friction: machines of the future will resemble fantastic creatures

    Friction can be useful. This property is being studied as a new breakthrough area of research in the science of friction, tribology, through the lens of synergetics (self-organization)

    Everyone in mechanical engineering knows the problems of friction. But only a very few people understand how friction can be useful. If you are not one of them, then do not worry. Only scientists themselves have made this discovery very recently.

    All researchers have unanimously hailed the new research direction in tribology as a breakthrough and a strategic move. This path of study examines the formative effect of friction on the basis of synergetics (or self-organization).

    Two discoveries of international significance form the scientific basis of this line of research: "the effect of wear resistance when friction is present" (1964) and "corrosion of metals in aqueous solutions" (1992). Dmitry Garkunov, an outstanding Russian scholar, Professor and Academician at the Russian Academy of Engineering, is the man responsible for these discoveries and the founder of this scientific movement.

    The essence of tribology based on self-organization lies in the special interaction of a part possessing regular surface pitting and a metal-coating additive. Regular surface pitting consists of special irregularities that are artificially created on the surfaces of rubbing parts, a system of micropeaks and microdepressions of the correct form. The metal-coating additive represents a special supplement to the lubricant containing quasi-liquid copper nanoparticles.

    The copper nanoparticles fill the pits in the surface of the steel or cast-iron parts, counteracting the wear caused by friction between cast iron and steel, steel and steel or copper and copper, which reduces the coefficient of friction in joints from 0.1-0.05 to 0.03-0.003. In addition, a special protective, continuous and constantly renewing property arises as a result of the interaction of this lubricant and such special pitted surfaces of rubbing parts: the so-called servovite copper film, which has phenomenal physical properties.

    The film is formed by the thermal and electrical energy that is generated by friction as well as by the chemical reactions of elements. As a result, the process of friction is transformed from being a destructive process into being a creative one that is similar to the movement of joints in the skeletons of living organisms, which also contain rubbing surfaces and the analogy to metal-coating lubricants: cartilage and synovial fluid.

    Scientists from around the world are devoting increasing attention to this line of scientific research about friction. Currently a School of Tribology based on self-organization is being formed at the Bauman Moscow State Technical University in Russia.

    Special laboratories are being equipped here with triboengineering devices that allow for pursuing scientific research. New types of metal-coating lubricants are being developed here and new methods for testing them are also being created. A small business to license the lubricants is planned to be created.

    Scientists discussed data from the latest tests of motor oils containing metal-coating additives in Norway and Germany at a national scientific research seminar and workshop dedicated to the "Results of the Implementation of Wear-Resistant Technologies in Metalworking Processes and Operations," which was recently held in Orekhovo-Zuyevo at JSC 'PCP 'Respirator', which is a subsidiary of the  Aviation Technologies Holding. The effect of their use is obvious: fuel consumption is reduced by up to 23% through reducing friction-related losses.

    New tribotechnologies are becoming more widely used in the transport, aviation, marine, chemical, metalworking, heavy machinery and agricultural machinery sectors. Already today they allow for:

    –reducing the consumption of lubricants by 2-3 times;
    – reducing the number of accidents by improving the reliability of friction joints;
    – reducing the atmospheric emissions of vehicles by 2-3 times.

    In the future scientists propose creating closed durable universal friction joints on the basis of new nanoscale tribomaterials and tribotechnologies. In terms of their physico-chemical mechanisms, these joints will be practically identical to the joints of living organisms with all of their natural self-organization. In other words, engineering will employ natural mechanisms to an increasing degree, and machines will more closely come to resemble animals.

    http://rostec.ru/en/research/project/4421

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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  collegeboy16 on Sat Mar 29, 2014 10:52 am

    hmmm, monomolecular edge swords would be neat.

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    History: Fiction or Science?

    Post  Morpheus Eberhardt on Fri Apr 11, 2014 9:14 am

    "Who controls the past controls the future; who controls the present controls the past."—George Orwell

    "Recorded history is a finely-woven magic fabric of intricate lies about events predating the sixteenth century. There is not a single piece of evidence that can be reliably and independently traced back earlier than the eleventh century. This book details events that are substantiated by hard facts and logic, and validated by new astronomical research and statistical analysis of ancient sources."

    History: Fiction or Science? (Chronology, No. 1)
    by Anatoly T. Fomenko (Анатолий Тимофеевич Фоменко, Anatolij Timofeevich Fomenko)

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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  Morpheus Eberhardt on Thu May 08, 2014 12:22 am

    http://www.chronologia.org/







    http://vk.com/event70451213


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    Anatoly Timofeevich Fomenko

    Born in 1945, academician of Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), actual member of RANS (Russian Academy of Natural Sciences), actual member of IAS of HS (International Academy of Science of Higher School), actual member of ATS RF (Academy of Technological Sciences of Russian Federation), doctor of physical-mathematical sciences, professor, the head of the department of differential geometry and applications of the Faculty of Mathematics and Mechanics of the Moscow State Lomonosov University. He solved a well-known Plateau problem in the theory of spectral minimal surfaces, created a theory of thin classification of integrable Hamiltonian dynamical systems. Award winner of the State Prize of Russian Federation of 1996 (in the field of mathematics) for a series of works on the theory of invariants of the manifolds and Hamiltonian dynamical systems. The author of 250 scientific works, 24 monographs and text books, specialist in the field of geometry and topology, calculus of variations, theory of minimal surfaces, symplectic topology, Hamiltonian geometry and mechanics, computer geometry.

    The author of several books on development and application of new empirical-statistical methods for the analysis of historical chronicles, chronology of the ancient time and Middle Ages.



    Gleb Vladimirovich Nosovskiy

    Born in1958, candidate of physical-mathematical sciences (MSU, 1988), specialist in probability theory, mathematical statistics, theory of stochastic processes, optimization theory, stochastic differential equations, computer modeling of stochastic processes. He worked in the Space Research institute (Moscow), in Moscow MOSSTANKIN institute, and also in Japan, within a scientific cooperation between the MSU and University of Aizu in the field of computer geometry. At the moment he works as Associate Professor at Mech-Math Faculty of the MSU at the Chair of Differential Geometry and Applications.



    Tatiana Nikolaevna Fomenko

    Fomenko Tatiana Nikolaevna, doctor of physical-mathematical sciences, professor of the department of General Mathematics of the faculty of Computational Mathematics and Cybernetics of the MSU, has over 80 scientific and methodological publications in the field of algebraic topology and its applications, and also in the theory of complex systems. Also is a co-author of popular textbook "Introduction into topology" for the universities, which passed 5 editions in Russia and abroad.
    For many years worked in Moscow Institute of Steal and Alloy.
    In 1991 conducted scientific research and read a half-year course of lectures on algebraic topology in the University of British Columbia in Vancouver (Canada). A member of Moscow Mathematical Society.



    Vladimir Vyacheslavovich Kalashnikov (1942-2001)

    Doctor of physical-mathematical sciences, professor. A famous specialist in the field of applicable theory of probabilities. The sphere of interests of V.V.Kalashnikov included models of mass service, reliability, risk, simulation modeling of stochastic systems. In particular, he got the criteria and evaluation of steadiness and other qualities of the indicated above models and different random processes. The results of this research got wide recognition of scientific society. V.V.Kalashnikov was a member of the editorial board of several domestic and international magazines. He published more than 160 scientific works including 10 monographs (published in our country and abroad). The achieved results were reflected in a number of reference books and specialized encyclopedias. For the works in the field of modeling V.V.Kalashnikov was awarded a State Prize of the USSR in 1986.

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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  George1 on Wed Oct 29, 2014 2:09 pm

    Academy 'reform' is stifling Russian science

    Insufficient funding, more bureaucracy and an inefficient government funding system are sapping the life from Russian research, says Alexey Yablokov.

    It is now a year since Vladimir Putin's government announced sweeping reforms of the Russian Academy of Sciences, stripping away its independence and placing it under the control of a new civil agency.

    How are things going? Not well. Unfortunately, some of the gloomy predictions of critics at home and abroad that the changes would stifle research and weaken Russian science seem to be coming true.

    I can speak as a member of the academy who works at one of its institutes. Formally, all of these academy institutes now belong to FASO, the government agency set up to manage us. The agency handles organization and finances, but the presidium of the academy continues to manage the scientific research. That's a very silly combination.

    As part of its new role, FASO demands information from institute scientists that would be funny if it were not so tragic. We are asked to strictly plan our research. For example, how many papers will we write in a year — in two years? What kind of discoveries will we make in two years? On the basis of our promises, they then give us money.

    There has, of course, been a great increase in paperwork. FASO says that it needs all this bureaucracy to guarantee our funding. The government transfers science funds to FASO, which then divides them among the institutes for salaries, expeditions, equipment, research, and so on. And just like any other bureaucratic organization, FASO wants to know what it gets for the money it gives.

    Not that there is much money. There are so-called mega-grants for scientific projects, but the academy receives only 30% of the budget that the government allocates to science. The remainder goes to the high-technology business area at Skolkovo near Moscow, the Kurchatov Institute (a national research centre) and other places.

    “We are creative people — and we need conditions in which our creativity can thrive.”

    It was clear that Russian science needed reform. But the situation now is ridiculous. What the government should have done was to strengthen the way science is funded, following Western examples, such as in the United States, the United Kingdom and Germany. There, when the state wants to support science, it mostly gives the money to an independent science agency, and the agency then divides it among the researchers, taking advice from the wider scientific community. The agency staff understand how science works — they understand which teams need support, and which teams say a lot but don't do much.

    In my opinion, the government wanted to liquidate the academy as a distributor of independent opinions. And of course, it wanted to get its hands on the academy's huge property portfolio.

    Traditionally, academy institutes, scientific stations and labs own a lot of buildings, many in very prestigious areas, such as the centres of Moscow and St Petersburg. The government probably wants to use these properties to make a profit. They have already taken some of the buildings from the presidium of the academy, mainly on Leninsky Prospect in Moscow, where they took two floors.

    We have been told that we, the academy, have one year to get used to the new system. But FASO will really be in charge in six months. It has already announced that it will cut 6,000 administrative jobs at the academy by 2018.

    Before, when I had to go abroad for scientific events, my assistant would take my passport to a specific department that took care of my visa and tickets. There were at least 50 people in that department in Moscow, and I never had any problems. Just recently, I had to go to France — but when I called that department, I was told that there were only five people left. I made the arrangements myself, which wasted time that I could have spent doing research.

    That might not sound like hardship, and it is true that some scientists are spending too much time at their holiday dachas and not in the lab — but this is because we have no money for good equipment and not enough money for field trips and expeditions.

    Of course, when the Soviet Union collapsed, many scientists simply stopped working and went to their dachas to grow potatoes and carrots, to have something to eat in the winter. The situation now is not so horrible, but I know that many scientists have another job elsewhere, just to earn some money on the side because their salaries are not enough.

    This is all heading towards the collapse of Russian science. Right after the reform was first announced, a huge number of young scientists and mid-career researchers with prospects and connections immediately turned to the West or the East. There are more and more of them, and they are now spending more time abroad. About three years ago, more people opted to stay at home when the salaries increased a bit. The brain drain slowed down, but about six months ago, it speeded up again.

    It is not too late to recover the situation. First, the government has to give us more money. Second, this money has to be distributed under the oversight of the scientific community.

    I am a biologist, and biologists know that some animals are not able to reproduce in captivity. Scientists are like that, too. We are creative people — and we need conditions in which our creativity can thrive.

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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  sepheronx on Wed Oct 29, 2014 2:29 pm

    Chances are, this is bs. What he is suggesting they do is exactly what he mentioned they did at the start - give the money to an organization and they distribute it.

    Maybe he got denied funding.

    As well, if people want to move abroad, let them. Brain drain doesnt exist if everyone is educated.

    But, I bet after some time, these specialists and new ones will find other methods. Previous system was real bad.

    The problem is, all these specialists (in all countries) will talk about how important their field of expertise are, and how they need lots of funding. It seems Russia is funding now organizations based upon the importance the research will be. Hence fund them. So there could be a lot of BS research like there is here. If they are hurting for cash, maybe they should look at getting research grants from private enterprises and other agencies.

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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  George1 on Fri Oct 31, 2014 11:22 am

    Russian scientists work to defeat Ebola

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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  George1 on Fri Oct 31, 2014 10:28 pm

    Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) Proposed Four Major Projects for Modernization of Russian Economy

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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  George1 on Sun Dec 14, 2014 2:49 am

    Moscow State University president calls for returning astronomy to school curricula

    PLATEAU SHATZHATMAS, North Caucasus, December 13. /TASS/. Russian higher education community insists on returning astronomy as an academic discipline to general school curricula, Dr. Viktor Sadovnichy, the president of Moscow Lomonosov State University said on Saturday.

    He took part in a gala ceremony of opening the Caucasus Mountainous Observatory in Russia’s North Caucasian region of Karachai-Cherkessia.

    “I think astronomy must be returned to the curricula of general schools,” he said.

    Reforms depend on the people who carry them out and “lopsided decisions occur at times,” Dr. Sadovnichy said.

    He indicated that fundamental sciences, which are the locomotives of human development, suffered considerable losses in Russia in previous years. One of the landmarks of Russian science, the legendary Moscow Planetarium that had become an integral element of the history of Moscow City, was practically eliminated.

    Moscow State University helped with it re-establishment and reconstruction. “Now the lines of people waiting for admittance are as huge as the ones described by /Soviet poet of the 1920’s and 1930’s/ Vladimir Mayakovsky,” Dr. Sadovnichy said. “We’ve begun to fight for astronomy.”

    “Everything is getting restored step by step,” he said. “Theme compositions have already made a comeback and considerable efforts are being made in mathematics.”

    “We’ve rebuffed an assault on the system of inter-school competitions in academic subjects and it embraces almost two million school kids at present,” Dr. Sadovnichy said.

    He also recalled recent proposals to revive school-leaving exams in history and to make enter them on the list of mandatory Unified State Examinations.

    “As the next step, we’ll insist on the return of astronomy as a subdivision of some other discipline or a separate school subject,” he said.

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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  Regular on Mon Dec 15, 2014 2:20 pm

    Astronomy Suspect
    Is this a joke?

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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  sepheronx on Mon Dec 15, 2014 11:36 pm

    In Siberia, university-led consortium develops advanced OLED matrix
    Researchers at Siberia’s Tomsk State University of Control Systems and Radio Electronics (TUSUR) have created Russia’s first prototype of a full-color organic OLED matrix developed by using printing technology, and have also come up with an instrumentation system to analyze the characteristics of such matrices, TUSUR announced.

    TUSUR has teamed up with scientific and industrial partners in Siberia and other Russian regions to develop a brand new technology of printing organic displays. The project is aimed at using printing methods to create domestic organic LED semiconductor based matrices.

    “OLED displays are superior in many ways to plasma and LC ones, but this country still doesn’t have its own technology to produce these… A technology will be developed to help set up shop completely independent from foreign suppliers,” said Alexander Shelupanov, TUSUR’s vice rector for research activity.

    One of TUSUR’s partners in the endeavor, St. Petersburg’s Institute of High-Molecular Compounds, is responsible for the synthesis of raw material, or ‘powders.’ In Tomsk, another partner, Tomsk State University, is tasked with making a special ‘powder’-based printing solution, and also with determining the composition and parameters of solvents. TUSUR is in charge of the entire effort, enabling the printing process and assessing its overall results.

    Sweet, future Russian 100% made OLED TV's. If they can produce enough of them and make them cheap, they could lead the OLED market since there is really nothing out there in decent price.

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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  AlfaT8 on Mon Dec 15, 2014 11:56 pm

    sepheronx wrote:In Siberia, university-led consortium develops advanced OLED matrix
    Researchers at Siberia’s Tomsk State University of Control Systems and Radio Electronics (TUSUR) have created Russia’s first prototype of a full-color organic OLED matrix developed by using printing technology, and have also come up with an instrumentation system to analyze the characteristics of such matrices, TUSUR announced.

    TUSUR has teamed up with scientific and industrial partners in Siberia and other Russian regions to develop a brand new technology of printing organic displays. The project is aimed at using printing methods to create domestic organic LED semiconductor based matrices.

    “OLED displays are superior in many ways to plasma and LC ones, but this country still doesn’t have its own technology to produce these… A technology will be developed to help set up shop completely independent from foreign suppliers,” said Alexander Shelupanov, TUSUR’s vice rector for research activity.

    One of TUSUR’s partners in the endeavor, St. Petersburg’s Institute of High-Molecular Compounds, is responsible for the synthesis of raw material, or ‘powders.’ In Tomsk, another partner, Tomsk State University, is tasked with making a special ‘powder’-based printing solution, and also with determining the composition and parameters of solvents. TUSUR is in charge of the entire effort, enabling the printing process and assessing its overall results.
    Sweet, future Russian 100% made OLED TV's.  If they can produce enough of them and make them cheap, they could lead the OLED market since there is really nothing out there in decent price.
    Hope they patented this tech and when can i order one from amazon. Wink

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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  Vann7 on Tue Dec 23, 2014 6:09 am

    Very promising development of more efficient superconductivity. Russian scientist have created a super super conductive materials that can hold people literary in the air. Shocked   Superconductivity is not new.. but the level they have taken this science is super amazing..  The video is in spanish , could not find any in other language.. but the images speak for itself. about the possibilities for new forms of personal transport. other than train.. but also new sports ,and also could be used to replace electrical power lines in cities and for laboratories to maintain two elements separated.. they say the possibilities of this new superconductivity technique is the the next BIG thing .





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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  George1 on Tue Jan 27, 2015 9:32 am

    Russian Scientists Developing Unique Underwater Modem

    The scientists of the Tomsk Polytechnic University are working on a modem that will be able to provide communication in the underwater environment.

    “The first results show a capacity for a 1.2 kbp/s connection under conditions of underwater constraints. Today, according to our data, similar devices in Russia operate at a speed of 0.2 kbp/s. Simulations have been carried out, and new prototypes have been created with pressure and temperature sensors,” Yury Svinolupov, Head of the Telecommunications, Instrumentation and Marine Geology Laboratory, said, pointing out that the scientists are currently planning to conduct tests on the modems together with the Institute of Marine Technology of the Far Eastern Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

    It should be noted that the Tomsk Polytechnic University and the Institute of Marine Technology are engaged in the development of communications systems for underwater robotics.

    https://rostechnologiesblog.wordpress.com/2015/01/27/russian-scientists-developing-unique-underwater-modem/

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    Post  George1 on Tue Mar 17, 2015 10:23 pm

    Russian Scientists Create Unique Laser for Cutting Bones, Bio Tissue

    Scientists at Russia's Tomsk State University (TSU) created a unique surgical laser designed to cut bones and biological tissue.

    The device produces no charring of tissue. According to the TSU staff, this makes the laser stand out.

    TSU scientists tried various wavelengths to find the optimal solution. "We had to find the wavelength perfect for working with living tissue," Anatoly Soldatov, who heads TSU's Department of Innovative Technologies, told Rossiyskaya Gazeta.

    The innovative technology, which has no equal in the world, could be used in neurosurgery, oncology, implants and other spheres.

    The strontium vapor laser is currently undergoing clinical trials in Moscow, according to the newspaper.

    Scientists said they were ready to release a limited number of the lasers in the near future. They hope mass production of the unique system would be launched soon.

    Read more: http://sputniknews.com/science/20150317/1019614459.html#ixzz3UgEfZhdJ

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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  Morpheus Eberhardt on Wed Mar 18, 2015 9:15 am

    Regular wrote:Astronomy Suspect
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    Question

    What do you mean?

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    Post  George1 on Wed Mar 25, 2015 1:46 pm

    The Chelyabinsk meteorite two years on: What have we learned?

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    Post  George1 on Fri Mar 27, 2015 12:26 pm

    Russia, Sri Lanka resolve standoff over stranded research vessel in Colombo — state agency

    MOSCOW, March 27. /TASS/. Moscow has paid off its debt to Sri Lanka’s port Colombo for the maintenance of the Russian research vessel, the Akademik Nikolay Strakhov, the Russian Federal Agency for Scientific Organizations said on Friday.

    The debt was settled by the Geological Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences which owns the research vessel. "The overall amount of payment has reached $66,000," the agency said in a statement.

    "The life support regime of the vessel has been restored. It has been re-connected to the electricity supply. Foodstuffs and drinking water have been taken onboard," the statement reads.

    The repair works of the vessel could begin on May 15, it says.

    The vessel has been stranded in the Colombo port since 2013 when it suffered a mechanical failure at the propeller shaft while conducting research in the Indian Ocean. Due to the lack of funds, no repair works have been conducted so far.

    The president of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Vladimir Fortov, on Thursday said more than $2 million could be needed to repair the vessel.

    Earlier reports said the overdue debt, including fines, was around $200,000.

    The vessel was built in 1985 in Finland and was designed to conduct geological and geophysical research of the sea floor.

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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  Viktor on Fri Apr 17, 2015 1:28 pm

    Nice thumbsup


    State giants move to develop Russia’s national IT platform


    Lobachevsky UNN in Top 50 worldwide for computer science and psychology

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    Post  George1 on Fri May 29, 2015 7:48 am

    For the first time in 30 years Main Command of the Russian Navy organizes expedition to Antarctic

    Repairing procedures are being finished on oceanographic research ship “Admiral Vladimirsky” within its preparation to the cruise to Antarctic, which will start upon the order of the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy Admiral Viktor Chirckov in the end of 2015.

    Repair works were started on March 17 and will be finished in the mid-July. Then the ship will be tested in the Baltic Sea.

    Representatives of the Main Directorate of navigation and oceanography of the Russian MoD, hydrography service of the Russian Navy, and scientists will participate in the expedition.

    The participants will do hydrological research in order to correct navigational maps and instructions as well as will perform a complex test of all the radio-navigational systems.

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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  PapaDragon on Tue Aug 18, 2015 7:14 pm

    According to GoogleDoodle it's 170th anniversary of Russian Geographical Society. Congratulations!!! russia





    And to celebrate here's some great news:

    ''Endangered Amur leopard population doubles in 3 years'' thumbsup

    http://tass.ru/en/non-political/815011



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    Post  PapaDragon on Mon Aug 31, 2015 4:29 pm


    ''Russian Lab All Set to Clone Long-Extinct Mammals''

    http://sputniknews.com/russia/20150831/1026397222/DNA-mammals-cloning-lab.html

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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  Vann7 on Tue Sep 01, 2015 4:17 am

    Russia have a lot of thieves of technology and talent.. in Russia ,hidden under
    label of a "organizations to promote Cooperation between US and Russia".


    Here is one inviting Russian talent to visit USA to a conference..

    http://marchmontnews.com/Finance-Business/Innovation/21388-Nano--Giga-invites-Minnesota-boost-US-Russia-collaboration.html


    they use a Russian traitor.. a 5th column ,who moved to USA to lure away more Russian talent to America..and now helping US and not his Country of Origin  in Science there.
    US congress also fund scientific projects in Russian Universities  "to promote Science" , that basically they put the money and finance any project research and Russian students give them back the knowledge for free to help boost their own technology industry..  IF they are so interested in "promote science" why they dont go fund projects in Africa?  or third world nations?

    For sure because there will be nothing to steal from them.. no much knowledge to gain..
    Russia needs to shut down all that "Science Cooperation " crap and say if there is Cold war..
    then No science cooperation for Americans. nothing. No free knowledge for them..  shut down any Recruiter terrorist of talent.. this is offensive and dis respective. .  So Russia needs to make it very difficult if not impossible any more recruiting of their scientific talent.

    American Government does not allow their best scientist to work for anyone else or best
    potential scientist..they cannot share their scientific knowledge to any other nation ,that will be treason.. why would Russia allow Americans to do what they block in their country?

    AFter all Obama told Russia is a Gas station ,why the hell then go to Russia to recruit
    scientific talent?  This is how you create the world most developed nation in the world ...with
    a massive program of stealing talent in the world best schools and steal the best potential students to work for their side..   This is why you dont see much competition in the world..or zero.. to companies like Intel or Amd in east.. or US IT industry.. because they steal a lot of good potential talent from Abroad. Not only Russia is victim of this Scientific Thievery ,but India and China too..


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    Re: Russian Science: Discussion Thread

    Post  kvs on Tue Sep 01, 2015 4:34 am

    All those Russians who can be worked over this way should bugger on off since they are nothing more than malcontents to
    start with. Russia does not need a layer of bitter idiots who resent not breathing the fresh air of American freedom (TM).
    The best medicine for them is to get educated by reality.

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