The most breathtaking of all constructivist projects has to be the Gosprom complex (or “Palace of Industry”) in the Ukrainian city of Kharkov. There can’t have been anything else of this scale and ambition anywhere else in Europe at the time: indeed, it resembles more some particularly ambitious work of the late 1960s than the mid-twenties, an unacknowledged prototype of that sixties motif, the elevated walkway, the street in the sky. 143 more words
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Well, it’s the 2nd largest city in the 2rd largest country that is solely in Europe.
After the Berlin Wall came down in 1989 and the USSR was dissolved 2 years later, Eastern Europe became readily accessible and runners particularly benefited from the easy travel to marathons in many countries. 1,016 more words
No comment. It is so much better to hear proof straight out of the horse’s mouth.
This is an excerpt of a Ukraine MSM TV debate, conducted in Ukrainian (provided by News-Front). 715 more words
A few days ago two papers published in Nature suggested that the Anthropocene (The Age of Man) epoch began in 1610. This is the latest in a number proposals as to when this period of the Earth’s history that begins when human activities have had a significant global impact on the Earth’s ecosystems started. 1,184 more words
For starters, I want to comment on some of my earlier predictions. Firstly, I predicted that the ceasefire would break in about a week. I’ve been elated to find it holding, but I stand by my prediction that it will break eventually. 183 more words
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