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The group of Ukrainians was moved from one of hotels of the Greek island of Kalamos for the fact that they publicly hung out national flags of Ukraine on balconies, "Observer" with reference to the heading group of tourists writes Natalia Podolyak.

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The Libyan national army transferred to the USA the American pilot who was at war on the party of forces of the government of national consent and was brought down during fighting in Tripoli.

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In Russia the floating tank on the basis of the avialanding self-propelled anti-tank Octopus-SDM1 gun is developed, reported in JSC SKBM which is included into High-precision Complexes holding.

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At least six people died as a result of explosion in the shop of the Xumei Biotech plant in the Chinese province of Henan. The Xinhua agency with reference to management on emergency situations reports about it.

Date: 8 months ago   Category: Science

Genius's look: as the visual impairment helped Leonardo da Vinci to create masterpieces — RT in Russian


Leonardo da Vinci had the changeable dispersing squint. Such diagnosis to the Italian genius was made by scientists from the London city university. According to them, the artist sometimes could be focused on the represented subject only by one eye that influenced his perception of reality. Monocular sight helped da Vinci to develop the theory of prospect, authors of a research note. The experts interviewed by RT believe that such feature of sight really could influence creativity of the brightest representative of Renaissance, however he achieved effect of tridimentionality on the cloths first of all thanks to talent.

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