January is the hottest month in the history of measurements

It will only get worse. According to scientists from the National Center for Environmental Information, January 2020 was the hottest month in over 140 years of measurement history. Global surface temperature of the planet and ocean were 1.14 degrees higher than the average of the entire 20th century, thus breaking the previous record was set … Read moreJanuary is the hottest month in the history of measurements

History of photography from 1021 to 2019 [infografika]

How did the world of photography change? We live in an era where almost every inhabitant of the Earth carries a camera in his pocket. Of course, we are talking about smartphones with digital cameras embarrassing the possibilities of dedicated devices from years ago. Many people think that photography is a field of art that … Read moreHistory of photography from 1021 to 2019 [infografika]

WhatsApp on Android downloaded 5 billion times. This is the second case in history

It's impressive. It can't be denied that 5 billion downloads are admirable. Until recently, only applications from Google could boast of crossing this barrierwhich – usually – are already pre-installed on Android devices. The trend was broken last year by Facebook. He has just joined the billionth group WhatsApp, i.e. … another program from Facebook. … Read moreWhatsApp on Android downloaded 5 billion times. This is the second case in history

2019 was the second hottest year in the history of measurements

Not good. Considering the trends from recent years, I was wondering if 2019 will turn out to be the next hottest year in the history of previous measurements, or whether it will rank elsewhere on the podium. Such phenomena as the constant Australian fires or the intense melting of Greenlandic ice only allowed me to … Read more2019 was the second hottest year in the history of measurements

A disaster is coming: we are dealing with the hottest decade in history

This is no longer a joke. The forecasts are terrifying. The UN in its annual assessment announced that climate change is advancing faster than humanity can adapt to it. The World Meteorological Organization also reported that in 2019 temperatures were 1.1 degrees Celsius above average. This type of data puts the year 2019 in the … Read moreA disaster is coming: we are dealing with the hottest decade in history

Pokémon Go dying? Laughable – the game earns the best in history

The latest figures leave no doubt. Over three years have passed since the premiere of the mobile hit in the form of Pokémon Go. It would seem that the popularity of production decreases every month, because "You don't hear anything about it in the mainstream media". Nothing could be more wrong – Pokémon Go is … Read morePokémon Go dying? Laughable – the game earns the best in history

The longest airliner flight in history is in progress – you can follow it live

Would you last so many hours in the air? History is being created right before our eyes. Right now the longest airliner flight in history without stopping. The Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner from Qantas Airways travels from New York in the United States to Sydney, Australia. The scheduled flight time is about 19.5 hours. Boeing 787-9 … Read moreThe longest airliner flight in history is in progress – you can follow it live

Researchers at MIT accidentally created the darkest material in history

Science can surprise. If you thought that black couldn't become even blacker, nothing could be more wrong. Engineers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have just created material that is 10 times darker than previously considered the darkest. new the discovery absorbs over 99.995 percent of the light, which is impressive in itself. The … Read moreResearchers at MIT accidentally created the darkest material in history