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01. Kei nishikori and Rafael Nadal at the photo shoot in the Barcelona concert hall Palau de La Musica Catalana before the start of the tennis tournament Prize count Godot. Fotopress/Getty Images 02. In a residential area of Tokyo. Charly Triballeau/AFP/Getty 03. Cruise ship Westerdam (right) and Costa neoRomantica in the port of Vladivostok. Yuri Smityuk/TASS 04. Orthodox Jews, celebrating the Passover, during the Aaronic blessing at the Western Wall in Jerusalem. Abir Sultan/EPA/Scanpix 05. Elizabeth Olsen (left) with fans before the premiere of "the Avengers: Finale" in Los Angeles. Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP/Scanpix 06. Mourning ribbons in Colombo on the way to Church.Anthony — place of one of explosions during a terrorist attack in Sri Lanka. Atul...

Prague is a very popular tourist town and I think some of you these may holidays will come here to look at the cherry blossoms of Petrin hill, take a walk through the narrow streets of the Old town, to drink some Czech beer, to indulge in a hearty Czech cuisine. And it's certainly the right choice for a vacation. To make your trip to Prague you liked and did not leave unpleasant memories, I'd like to give a few tips that will help you to avoid unnecessary expenditure of your hard-earned money. No America I will not open, but for those who are coming for the first time, it will be useful to listen to a local resident (I live here for almost seven years). AIRPORT You flew to Prague, got the Luggage and want to get to your hotel, hostel or apartment that you...

01. The most impressive event of last week was, of course, the launch of the carrier rocket Falcon Heavy Block 5, sent into the orbit of 6.5-ton telecommunications satellite Arabsat 6A, developed by Lockheed Martin for satellite operator from Saudi Arabia. In 34 minutes of flight, the Falcon Heavy satellite was launched into geotransfer orbit supersynchronous 321×89 808 km, which will allow him to reach the geostationary orbit in just 16-17 days and extend up to 18-20 years due to fuel savings. It was the first commercial launch of super-heavy rocket SpaceX, which also resulted in a successful return to Earth of all three blocks of the first stage. in addition, were rescued and the two halves of the fairing of the rocket, said Elon Musk, will be applied...

Safdie Architects Repeatedly voted the best airport is Changi in Singapore on 17 April 2019 and will become even better — it will officially open the stunning creation of the famous architect Moshe Safdie, named Jevel — jewel. Jewel Changi Airport is a five — storey shopping complex and a unique Park with 2500 trees and 100 000 plants from all over the world, hidden under a glass dome. Located in the centre of the dome and 40-foot waterfall, The Rain Vortex, the highest in the world (indoors). Safdie Architects the Project was implemented in collaboration with recognized masters of landscape design PWP Landscape Architecture from California. Safdie Architects the construction Process is: Through the dome are the way the Skytrain — trains that carry...

Last spring in Prague passed our good friends Grigory Shalvovich Chkhartishvili and his wife Erica. Gregory asked me to show in Prague, something not quite a tourist. I suggested a few addresses to choose from and we went to the Prague district Bohnice, where the "cemetery of the crazy" I'll tell you. Near this cemetery is a place where the edge of the forest, the people used to bury dead Pets. Previously, there was just a big meadow, and now, when many years had planted a variety of trees and shrubs, it turned into a real Park, called Dragan. the Czechs love to have Pets in the ten-country only officially registered dogs over two million. In the city with dogs everywhere, in a café they bring a bowl of water, they are the subject of public attention and...

29-year-old Megan Mattiuzzo of Hamburg in the state of new York decided to photograph their own labor. Megan is a wedding photographer and wanted to keep the memory process of the birth of his son, who was named Easton. For a photo shoot Megan took the camera Nikon D5 and lens Sigma 35mm f/1.4. To the pain of childbirth was bearable, she had an epidural, which, however, was not a success and Megan had to suffer during shooting. However, the result turned out great! Easton Newborn in his crib: https://www.instagram.com/meganannphotography_/ Source: https://petapixel.com/2019/04/03/this-photographer-shot-her-own-childbirth/

March 31, 1939, London airport Croyden. Police deport a Jewish family, who left Czechoslovakia after the Germans arrived. Jews were denied entry into the country because of "incorrectly issued documents". When refugees were put on a flight to Warsaw, they threatened to jump out the window if the plane will take off. The pilot refused to fly, sent the family the next day. in Just time, after Hitler came to power, Britain refused entry visas to 500 000 Jews. During the Evian conference, at which Roosevelt invited representatives of 32 countries for the solution of the question of the fate of 150 000 Jewish refugees from Germany, Austria and Czechoslovakia, all countries except the Dominican Republic, refused to accept them for various reasons or were limited...

Photo: JR-ART.net the Louvre Museum to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the famous glass pyramid, asked well-known French photographer and artist JR (Jean René) to come up with something for this ambitious and ie. And the artist came up with! In four days he, along with a team of 400 volunteers posted around the pyramid of the giant picture that creates the illusion of a mountain canyon. It turned out very effectively. this is how it looked from above: https://instagram.com/p/Bvm9-jrHy2W https://instagram.com/p/BvgmyA_oLmM https://instagram.com/p/Bvo9Jy7Hy18 Photo: JR-ART.net

The Most exciting news of the day — a message to The New York Times, employees of branch of the Louvre in Abu Dhabi do not know where is bought at auction by the Department of culture and tourism UAE the painting "the Saviour of the world" (Salvator Mundi), which paid $450 million. Louvre Abu Dhabi September 2018, the picture should be exhibited in the exhibition Louvre Abu Dhabi, but then this decision was cancelled "without explanation". In the publication the New York Times States that in the Department of culture and tourism Abu Dhabi refuse to clarify the situation, but the staff of the Louvre in Abu Dhabi behind the scenes report that I do not know where is the canvas. The article notes that this information was confirmed by persons knowledgeable...

In the early 30-ies of immigrants from Germany established the United States Nazi organization called the German-American Union (GAB —German American Bund). The American Nazis of German descent fought for the U.S. cooperation with Hitler, and after the Second world war called upon Americans not to join the war on the side of great Britain. At the peak of popularity of the German-American Alliance had about 25,000 members, including members of a youth organization. Led them to a German immigrant from Munich, anti-Semite and Nazi Fritz Kuhn, who moved to the United States in 1928 from Mexico. In March 1936 Hitler appointed kun "American führer", putting him to lead the GAB, made of two Nazi organizations. the Procession of the German-American Alliance of new...

One of the most famous and large-scale paintings of Banksy on political themes under the title Devolved Parliament (Degraded Parliament), created by the artist in 2009, returned from a private collection in the exhibition at Bristol Museum. So it was decided to celebrate a British exit from the EU, scheduled for March 29. The painting Banksy painted meeting hall of the house of Commons, where MPs sit chimpanzees. Devolved Parliament will be free available to a wider audience until 30 September. https://instagram.com/p/BvjkJdvliZ7 "When we showed this work 10 years ago, she caused a real stir and has become one of the Banksy exhibits at Bristol Museum. Over the years, this picture has become only more urgent," - said the TV channel ITV, a representative of...

PHOTO: Felix Kunze 16 March 2019 at the 115th annual dinner of the American society of The Explorers Club gathered members of the crews of "Apollo" that still remain with us. Left to right: 1. Charlie Duke (1935) — the pilot of the lunar module of "Apollo-16", three days on the moon; 2. Buzz Aldrin (1930) — the pilot of the lunar module "Apollo 11", the second man to set foot on the lunar surface; 3. Walter Cunningham (1932) — member of the crew of "Apollo-7" — first manned flight of the lunar program, NASA; 4. Al worden (1932) — command module pilot "Apollo-15", one of the 24 people who have flown to the moon; 5. Russell Schweickart (1935) — the pilot of the lunar module of "Apollo-9" made its first test flight in full configuration (command and lunar...

Photo: Bent Lindsetmo/NRK this past weekend we all watched the situation with cruise ship Viking Sky, which is lost in the course near the Norwegian coast. The engines of the ship managed to stall Hostavice is very dangerous for the navigation of the area where shallow water and there are no large Islands that dampen waves. as a result of a stop of engines and heavy swells of the sea Viking Sky began to drift dangerously close to shoals and rocks that threatened a fatal trouble for him and the people on Board. Therefore, it was decided to immediately evacuate the passengers by helicopter rescue service. the Task was very difficult in the strong winds and short daylight hours to try to take out as many people in distress of the vessel. It took rescue...

Kaliningrad, Archbishop and local honorable from the Communist party suddenly ganged up on a family of gnomes Komlenov, who last summer began to live the Honeymoon bridge through the efforts of the sculptor Andrey Sladkov. the Archbishop wrote that these figures "to promote the ideas of neo-paganism, which has a destructive impact on the development of national culture in our region, and also negates the millennial cultural heritage, formed under the influence of Christianity" and demanded to remove them. The honorable the Queen has supported the appeal to the Archbishop, stating that "the influence of Christian holidays and customs to life cannot be underestimated." She also recalled that "there is a Great post" and encouraged "to limit their passions, to...

Photo: Ivar Kvaal In southern Norway were another attraction not far from the oldest surviving in the country of Lindesnes lighthouse, opened a unique European restaurant, located under water. Designed by the famous Norwegian architectural office Snøhetta, the restaurant was named Under — in the Norwegian language this word means "under something", there is still another meaning "miracle." It really is like a miracle — 34-foot, disappearing into the cold waters of the Strait Skagerack design, looks like a unknown underwater vehicle, thrown by the storm on the rocks. the Monolithic construction of the restaurant is fully integrated into the marine environment — its shell is made of rough concrete, which will be home to sea snails and algae. Photo: Ivar Kvaal...