INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

The most popular view that can be met in Belarusian streets on the 8th of March are people with flowers. It is the day when we celebrate spring, love, and devotion. And also it is the day when we commemorate the great achievements that were made by women: in science and politics, medicine and literature, human rights and pop culture. […]

THE BLACK DAME OF NESVIZH AT KUPALA THEATRE

THE BLACK DAME OF NESVIZH AT KUPALA THEATRE

One of the most mysterious characters in Belarus history – Barbara Radziwill is still believed to be living in the old Nesvizh castle. The story of her dramatic and sad love is told in the famous play “The Black Dame of Nesvizh” written by Alexey Dudarev and staged at Kupala theatre in Minsk. On March 24 our students visited that […]

CHELYABINSK METEOR EXPLODED 5 YEARS AGO

CHELYABINSK METEOR EXPLODED 5 YEARS AGO

The Chelyabinsk meteor was a superbolide caused by an approximately 20-metre near-Earth asteroid that entered Earth’s atmosphere over Russia on 15 February 2013 at about 09:20 YEKT, with a speed of 19.16 ± 0.15 kilometres per second (60,000–69,000 km/h).

PANCAKE DAY

PANCAKE DAY

Warm, soft and so delisious… Pancakes have always been among our favourite dishes here in Belarus. Do the British like pancakes?

SIR ISAAC NEWTON’S 375 ANNIVERSARY

SIR ISAAC NEWTON’S 375 ANNIVERSARY

Isaac Newton (January 4, 1643 to March 31, 1727) was a physicist and mathematician who developed the principles of modern physics, including the laws of motion, and is credited as one of the great minds of the 17th century Scientific Revolution. In 1687, he published his most acclaimed work, Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy, which has been called the single […]

STAN LEE’S 95TH ANNIVERSARY

STAN LEE’S 95TH ANNIVERSARY

Stan Lee (born Stanley Martin Lieber, December 28, 1922) is an American comic-book writer, editor, film executive producer, and publisher. He was formerly editor-in-chief of Marvel Comics, and later its publisher and chairman before leaving the company to become its chairman emeritus, as well as a member of the editorial board.