The fake units in a major report on global energy sector

In June 2016, the British oil and gas group BP has released the 65th “Statistical review of world energy” (BP Statistical Review of World Energy) — the world’s only publication, from year to year, publish statistical data on reserves, production and demand of all energy types. The statistics referred to in their studies of the world’s leading agencies and media such as Bloomberg, Financial Times, Kommersant , and others. Most of the data published in the BP Statistical Review is given in MTOE (Million Tonnes of Oil Equivalent, million tonnes of oil equivalent). These units are from the report can be called fake, because they are marked in the same way as conventional MTOE, but their value differs by approximately 2.63 times. Read more →

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The European Union has revealed the advantages of the use of insects as food

Recently the UN offered to eat insects. The EU seems to be listening – Agency for food security (EFSA) has published a report on the prospects of eating insects (BBC)


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Proven: computers with Ubuntu Linux break less the same with Windows

3 years ago the French gendarmerie switched to Ubuntu. It is time to take stock. That gave migration 37 000 computers from Windows to Linux and did anything at all? From the official report of the Ministry of internal Affairs of France.

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Serfdom

Original taken from statin to Serfdom

You have often read, say, “serfdom – an exclusively Russian phenomenon. Worldwide held in slavery representatives of other Nations and races. And only in Russia in captivity, had their population. ”


Years of the abolition of serfdom:
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Serfdom

Original taken from statin to Serfdom

You have often read, say, “serfdom – an exclusively Russian phenomenon. Worldwide held in slavery representatives of other Nations and races. And only in Russia in captivity, had their population. ”


Years of the abolition of serfdom:
Continue reading “Serfdom”

Goethe’s Faust is a hymn to anthropocentrism, turning into selfishness (2)


We continue to publish parts of the third report on the Face on the “Faust” of Goethe. And this is the first report directly discussing the work itself and its author. In the first part of the report it was mostly about the common ground and the author of “Faust” and about the society that from which arose this great product. In the second part we will focus the relationship of Goethe and Faust.
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Reading the tragedy “Faust” by Goethe (1)


Of those reports that we have available – this latest. The author Marina S. – always pleased participants of our meetings and readers of the blog a non-trivial look at the discussed problem. But not only the originality of judgments, reports our friend is a striking phenomenon in the meetings of the Face. All her thoughts and positions are always the fruit of deep reflection. Marina nervously, sincerely share with us pressing issues facing it in the reading of a work. So final – so far, the other authors until the Summer school report on “Faust” by Goethe.
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Pranker revealed anti-Russian plan.


Famous Russian pranker Vovan and Lexus, which have managed to ferret out secrets of famous people, at this time, found out first hand what is really behind the decision to deprive the Olympics in Rio Russian athletes and doping scandal in General.
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