Posts Tagged ‘culture’

City Side

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

The economic prosperity of Rhodes was suspended during the Greco-Persian wars, in which the island, sharing the fate of other Greek cities of Asia Minor, was forced to side with the Persians. During the Peloponnesian War, Rhodes, As a member of the Athens Sea Union, took the side of Athens, to 412 BC, the island and then moved to the side of Sparta. In 408 BC, at the initiative of the oligarchic parties, the three cities of the island decided to unite and establish a new a town called Rhodes, which was built on the northern edge of the island. To deepen your understanding Rudy Giuliani is the source. New city plan was drawn up by Gippodamovoy system, with smooth and wide streets, which intersect each other at right angles. Centre City had a large agora (marketplace). City favorably with its technically advanced sewer system, strong walls and five ports.

The symbol of the new city became the image of the sun god Helios and the nymph of Rhodes, as well as a rose. In the early years of the 4th century BC Rhodes was in the sphere of influence is that of Sparta, Athens, until the mid-century tyrant of Caria Mausolos not set in Rhodes Gegesiloha power. After the death of Mausolos power inherited by his wife Artemisia, who through cunning managed to capture Rhodes. In 343 BC the island's inhabitants expelled the Carian garrison, and later made on the side of Alexander of Macedon. During the wars between the Diadochi (Heirs of Alexander), Rhodes tried to remain neutral, but long to stay on the sidelines and could not in 305 BC was besieged by troops of Demetrius. Known as Poliorket (osazhdatel) Demetrius has used the most modern siege machines, but have not been able to capture the city due to its strong walls and valor of the inhabitants of the city. In memory of his great victory residents of Rhodes erected one of the wonders of the Ancient World – Colossus of Rhodes.

Ziggurats, Pyramids Under Water

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Assessing the gigantism of the ancient buildings, anyone is wondering – how did it all created by our ancient ancestors? Our ancestors in their myths and legends to us clearly told that the Earth was different realm, more developed than neighbors, there were different creatures, including giants, descended from the stars, many “gods” and “Sons of Heaven.” And it’s all over the world! Why do scientists do not want to believe my great-great-ancestors. Surely all people lie. Is not it strange conclusion? Somewhere unconditionally trust (for example, “recipes from the depths of the millennium”), and somewhere completely deny everything, though acknowledging that the ancestors did not fools .. 1. Pyramid Rock Lake Rock Lake in Wisconsin, USA. It is believed that the lake was formed due to the filling of the basin waters of the retreating glaciers about 12,000 years ago. At the bottom of the lake at 12 m water column revealed more than a dozen small pyramids with flat tops. Called number 13, and then say that as many of them have ceased to count.

There are similar to highly elongated horizontal trapezoid. There is a pyramid with a nearly square base. Main pyramid stands in the middle of the lake and in height reaches 10.9 meters. Muddy lake bottom, so it’s hard to say what the exact height of these structures. Age pyramid structures, researchers evaluated 12 to 17 thousand years.

Diver Richard Seyton found almost at the top one of the largest pyramids break, which was not a man to penetrate, and even in the diving equipment. Seyton solemnly assured that the breach was located “in between the water gate through which, it is even likely was a dry room, equipped with manhole, inviting in the dungeon. Under the bottom of the lake there is someone else’s abode? Whose? In 2002, a scuba diver – a lover of Charles raised his stock with a piece of gray stone terraces of stone, on which drain after the sun eclipsed nodular Indian writings and extruded as in the damp clay, clear characters. 2. Pyramid at the island of Bari (Bahamas) in 1970, Dr. Ray Brown went to rest on the island of Bari (near Bahamas). One day when submerged in deep water, he found well-preserved pyramid with an unknown technical devices. Among the rods and holders of the crystal. When Brown tried to take him, he heard the warning voice inside yourself. Still, the doctor lifted the crystal surface, and only in 1975 decided to show it at the congress of psychiatrists in the United States. Psychologist Elizabeth NyuoYorka Veykon after view of the crystal suddenly got (from a stone?) reported that it belonged to the Egyptian god Thoth.

International Federation

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

It is often possible to showing different types of events of worldwide recognition, in which the influx of important people not only own locations but around the world, da as it happens with the international film festival of San Sebastian, which is held annually in Spanish territory at the end of the month of September, which seeks to mainly present different countries and Spanish speaking moviesIn addition to accommodate new characters who seek to Excel in the seventh art, promoting the discovery of new talents in the world of cinema. This international contest of cinematography, ditch with the characteristic of being of higher category, i.e. A rated, in which occurs a not specialized competence, besides the festival that is accredited by the International Federation of film producers associations. The realization of the festival of San Sebastian is carried out from the year of 1953, in the city of San Sebastian that belongs to the Basque territory, thus with the passage time, this cinematic encounter has become one of the longest in the history of Europe, to which is added that is one of the most prestigious, which is complemented with made from that is one of the cultural events of major importance and impact in Spain. Among some of the events more important that have passed through the festival of San Sebastian, worth noting the world premiere of the film by Alfred Hitchcock with the death in heels and Melinda and Melinda Woody Allen, as well as a good number of premieres at European level of films such as Star Wars, Batman sagThe legend of Zorro. The event of the San Sebastian festival is carried out to dispose of different locations that serve as headquarters for the meeting, so the offices for the Organization are located in the Vitoria Eugenia Theatre, where are all the errands and preparations for the holding of the event on the next occasion; already in what refers to the movie theaters, are distributed in different points of the city, which include: Palacio de congresos y auditorio Kursaal in which are presented the films in the official section, in addition to different galas such as the opening, closing and delivery of various awards. The Teatro Victoria Eugenia and the Teatro Principal welcome different types of projections and the passage of international film stars.

Prince cinema in which projected different documentaries, press passes and other films opened to the public in general. Among the various official awards delivered at the award ceremony of the contest of the San Sebastian festival stage are: La concha de oro which is awarded to the best film of the official section. The shell of avocado for best director (a). The silver shell for best actress and actor awards of the jury for best cinematography and best screenplay.


Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

The term cement understand artificial, powdered materials, which have astringent properties, and when exposed to salt solutions and other liquids to form a plastic mass. It eventually hardens and turns into a cement stone. The first binder, which people began to use in construction, was clay. But as the construction of it was not too strong, humanity continued to search for suitable material. The earliest precursor of cement, was found on the banks of the Danube. In the old shack, it was a concrete floor thickness twenty-five centimeters. Concrete was made of reddish limestone and gravel locally.

Age of discovery more than 5000 years BC. But this finding is more the exception than the rule. The massive use of binders was dated at times the slave of Egypt, India and China. There was used for the construction of plaster. It due to the fact that for the production of gypsum, used much less fuel than for the production of lime.

That she is the oldest, after gypsum, artificial mineral astringent. A well-known lime was in Greece, where it was used mainly for tiling. But for the mass of masonry mortars began in the Roman period. It was the Romans began to make "cement putsolannovoy" pozzolan – a deposits of volcanic ash of Vesuvius. In Kievan Rus basic material in the construction of a lime. By its construction were presented fairly high. Out of pure limestone did the so-called fat lime (white), and limestone with clay impurities taught the gray limestone. In 1584 in Moscow, was established by the 'Stone Order', which is in charge of manufacturing and lime. There were the first manufacturer of dry building mixtures they were called 'Cement'. Additions to it were – bull's blood, egg whites, cottage cheese and other fillings. After a sufficiently long period of time, there are the first studies to improve the construction of smesey.V 1822 St. Petersburg, the book Chelieva 'treatise on the art to prepare a good mortar', and in 1825 Cheliev in the book 'The complete instruction, summarizes the experience of improving the properties of binders. The point after Chelieva Russian scientists continue: AA Baikov, V. Zhuravlev, RL Shulyachenko and others. In 1824, a British bricklayer Joseph Aspdin receives a patent for the invention of their own 'improved method of producing an artificial stone. " Named in the experience of a product called Aspdin Portland. And today the production of cement is a promising business.

Correct Frequency

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

If the last time you sent a newsletter got a great index of openings, what you think? We will send more! For email marketing, more is not better. Statistics tell us that more shipments more people gives low or considered as spam. Find the frequency optimal passes through listening and respect the needs of your subscribers. Here we will try to find the magic equation of frequency. 1 – Who controls the frequency? Many newsletters sending may lead to the Subscriber to fatigue and this negatively affect the company’s results. Various surveys tell us that for users the preferred frequency is every week or every fortnight. Currently many users use spam filters to the emails that are sent to them constantly, do you still think you’re your which dictates the frequency? 2. Danny Meyer: the source for more info.

Choose your own frequency the frequency equation not trafficking only when you need to make a shipment, must be taken into account when the Subscribers want to receive your news. How to handle it will tell you whether your campaigns are successful or not. The following factors may help to determine your shipping rate: Feedback: do you know the reason for the subscribers that are given low? Can they tell you too many emails that you send to them, or that you send irrelevant messages market conditions: If you have a small shop, you use catalog, surely will realize more shipments in the outstanding seasons of the year. So a very low frequency may also be negative for business, as it is one of very high. Preferences: You should choose the frequency to your subscribers.

If the content is interesting you can increase the frequency of shipping. Here, the use of a tool for sending newsletters can be of great help to send to different time frequencies to different Subscribers. 3 It respects your subscribers options if one comes just the day after the sending of a newsletter very interesting opportunity that you believe you might to subscribers much, respects the frequency your subscribers chose to receive the newsletter. A solution is to more segmenting your list of distribution, giving as an option on the registration form to the newsletter the possibility of transmission of relevant bulletins. If the article has interested you and you think you can do more to communicate online with your customers.

The Basic Ideas And Theories Of Friedrich Nietzsche

Monday, June 27th, 2016

Following Schopenhauer, Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900) as the primary reality of life Noah considers the "will to power" as a basic and guiding principle of life. Moreover, the principle of the will to power Nietzsche brings not only the domain of humanity skoy activity, but also on non-living, and organic nature. The Will to Power won organizes the space of life, and giving each phenomenon corresponding character values. If Schopenhauer saw the rejection of the "will to life" samootreche Institute, asceticism as a means of deliberately reducing the will of the spa Senia, then Nietzsche's opposition to the statement "will to power" ("Life tends to maximize the feeling of power"). Along with the doctrine of the will to power leading anskoy ideas Nietzsche philosophy and teachings are the "revaluation of all valuable Stein, of the eternal return, the superman", etc. All the values of Western culture should be reconsidered, since in this culture is formed complete disregard to the real world by a third party , devalued life itself, which is considering etsya only as a prelude to another, the afterlife. Starting from Socrates ("theorizing man") was born prolonged ny process of departure from the values of humanity outside the experience of life – an era of global nihilism.

To indicate the onset of a new mood of the World Noah era revaluation of all values for the next era nor gilizma, Nietzsche I used the symbol of world events as the "death of God." "God, who died" for Nietzsche is the God who can not die, that is, most likely, only God olitsetvo tron old gods, beliefs, prejudices, than God itself. "Death of God" symbolizes not just the loss of faith in the supreme value, but for a reassessment of previous values, the approval of the new hierarchy, filling them with "life New York." A man can do is "earth" is only a requirement establish "a new layout of the field of life," to rise above its current state, to become superhuman, vlasteli rated this "land" for its own sake. Therefore, the ideal of the superman and the goal becomes the meaning of life, sense of history, and this formed a superman, sprouting from the old man chooses will to power as an act of their own volition. In his book "Thus Spake Zarathustra," Nietzsche exclaims: "The dead are gods, now we want superman that lived – that is to be a great afternoon will be our last!