The Pope will be connected to a solar panel

titleResidence of the Pope had a unique source of electricity. In one of the halls of the Vatican deployed complex of solar panels that will provide electricity to several buildings of this tiny state.Megapodagrionidae object representing a network of 2400 solar cells deployed on the ceiling of the hall of receptions of the name Paul VI. Photovoltaic modules bluish color occupied an area of five thousand square meters.As informs "Interfax", this power plant has a capacity of up to 300 Megawatts per year and donated to Pope Benedict XVI, a German company. On the occasion of the launch of the solar battery in the Pontifical Academy of Sciences will be the winner of the Nobel prize in physics Professor Carlo Rubbia, who will read a report on alternative energy sources and the preservation of historical and architectural spaces.However, not all technological innovations are similar to the good pleasure of the Holy see, said Cellular-news. Recently in his weekly sermon, the official representative of the Pope Federico Lombardi said that mobile phones are bad for people's souls.According to him, mobile phones and the Internet pose a serious threat to the soul, because they have significantly increased the pace, leaving people time for spiritual growth, and without a spiritual life "you will lose your soul," warned the priest.Recall that the Vatican regularly speaks out on issues not directly related to the Roman Catholic Church. So, in may of this year a large public response was caused by the statement of the Chief astronomer of the Holy see Gabriel Funes about the possibility of the existence of intelligent extraterrestrial life forms. Читать полностью -->

Muscovites offended by Elton John

titleAn unpleasant incident occurred during a private concert by Elton John, which took place on the ruble.As promised, the artist brought with her a piano, which was located in the bushes near Moscow Barvikha: a pleasure to behold a picture of the rich paid 70 000 rubles per person.None of them knew interesting fact: when the movers were transporting the instrument of government airport Vnukovo-3 in the concert hall at the piano cost 1 500 000 USD broke the Golden leg. Sir John estimated the damage at $ 150,000.VisitIn Moscow Elton John flew in the day before the concert on their own private plane. This is not the first Russian holiday by, so the question of where to spend the night, was not even raised: Elton opted for long been a favorite hotel in the centre of the capital. Because of bad weather wayward artist refused any tours around the city and preferred to spend time in the presidential Suite, along with his husband David furnish. The peace lovers broke the message from the organizers Rublev concert: "Elton, we're in trouble, broken leg of your piano. For John it was a real disaster.- You understand that anywhere else! Anywhere but Moscow, with my piano, nothing happened. Читать полностью -->

`Quantum of solace` became the leader of film distribution

titleA new film about the special agent James bond "quantum of Solace" earned in the first weekend in North America 70,4 million dollars, reports Agence France Presse.Thus, box office 22nd film in the James bond series in the first weekend broke the record of the epic, set in 2002, the painting "Die another day", which for the first three days of release in the U.S. and Canada earned $ 47 million.The previous part of the movie series - "Casino Royale", earned for the same period in 2006 of 40.8 million.Animated film "Madagascar 2", previously the lead at the box office, this week collected $ 36.1 million and last weekend took second place in the ranking of the highest-grossing movie premieres.Note that the new cartoon about the adventures of the former inhabitants of the new York zoo in the premiere weekend gathered 63.5 million dollars. Source: "quantum of solace" became the leader of film distribution. . . . Читать полностью -->

Mystic dates is the Patriarch: he was led by God himself

titleKey events in life, and even after the death of Alexy II fall on religious holidays.Miraculously the memorial days of the newly departed Patriarch - nine and forty days falls on an important religious dates.On Saturday, 13th December, on the ninth day of remembrance of the deceased, celebrated the feast of the Apostle Andrew. And the 40th day of remembrance falls on Boxing day, the feast of the leave-taking of the feast of the Nativity.RoadBelievers see in these coincidences mystical sense.- Date is a language of symbols, " says the rector of the Moscow temple on Bersenevke Archimandrite Kirill (Sugars). - The Lord himself led Alexy II since birth!The baby, born February 23, 1929 in the family of a priest Mikhail Ridiger, was named named in honor of Alexis Alexis the man of God. And, as if affirming the exclusivity of fate, the future Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church has received the same name, when he became a monk. According to traditions, taking monastic vows, the person receives a new name. So he recalled his Holiness about the wonderful raffle:Patriarch Alexius I asked me what name I would like to get, and I said that got used to his name, and would like to keep it. Читать полностью -->

`Oscar` claim 14 cartoons

titleThe American film Academy announced the list of 14 cartoons that will get to the finals. And nominated according to the rules of the Academy, can be reached only three cartoons.The final three contenders for the "Oscar" in the nomination "Best feature-length animated cartoon" will be announced on January 22, exactly one month before the ceremony, reports lenta.ru.Here is the list of 14 contenders:Bolt ("Volts")Dr. Seuss` Horton Hears a Who! ("Horton")Delgo ("Delgo")Dragon Hunters on dragons")Fly Me to the Moon (fly me to the moon 3D")Igor ("Igor")Kung Fu Panda (Kung fu Panda")Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (Madagascar 2)$9.99The Sky Crawlers ("Heavenly slug")Sword of the Stranger ("sword of the stranger)The Tale of Despereaux ("the tale of Despereaux")WALL-E (Wall-e")Waltz with Bashir (Vals im Bashir")Last year's winner in this category was the cartoon "Ratatouille" about a little mouse who dreams of becoming a chef. Source: Oscar claim 14 cartoons. . . Читать полностью -->

Beyonce told the intimate details of his personal life

titleSinger Beyonce said that her wedding to rapper Jay Z, held in April this year, was "beautiful"."She was very private, and I can say that the paparazzi outside were and there was madness and the inside was really beautiful," she said. 27-year-old Beyonce, had previously refused to talk about the wedding, also said that she took an oath to tell the intimate details of his personal life."I had to learn to set boundaries and find balance. It's something that I never said, and I still feel that it was hard, and it's still hard because I'm so excited about this," she said in an American talk show Oprah Winfrey. Source: beyoncГ© told the intimate details of his personal life. . . Читать полностью -->

Madonna surprised the audience in a strange outfit

titleMadonna came out in a very original outfit.Source: Madonna surprised the audience in a strange outfit (photo). . . . . . Читать полностью -->

Concert Kylie Minogue was in jeopardy

titleAustralian singer Kylie Minogue was the victim of thieves. Five of her suitcases had disappeared just a day before the start of her tour of Latin America.The first concert was to be held in the Colombian capital Bogota on 1 November, but it was in jeopardy, when the loss was discovered, because in these suitcases were stage costumes, passports, nekaterih team members Kylie and some equipment. It is assumed that they pulled in the moment when stagehands preparing it for the performance of the pop star.In the end, the concert did take place. According to British newspaper the Sun, Kylie has a reward in the amount of $ 2,080 for the return of things in one piece. I think we ought to increase her amount because the contents of the suitcases is obviously more expensive, and thieves, this guess is probably. Source: Kylie Minogue Concert was in jeopardy. Читать полностью -->

Victoria Beckham is not the official DoppelgangeR

titleSo, oddly, coincided that it not only look like the wife of the famous football player of modern times, but bears her maiden name. Esther Adams - model and dancer she began her career as a stripper.Until then, while visitors of the night club where she worked began to hint to her that she looks like Victoria Beckham and could be her twin.As Victoria Beckham has not wished to have a formal counterpart, Esther, who by that time was raising his son, not to miss a good opportunity to earn extra money.Several agencies offered her good money for what, in fact, engaged herself Victoria Beckham. Esther removed in advertising, posing for photographers, dances a little.She is now 31 years old and only in the last two years of her fees decreased slightly - she freely did for his resemblance to Posh 18-20 thousand dollars a year.However, Mrs. Adams knows not only the advantages of similarity with a celebrity. "People respond differently to the fact that I am very similar to Victoria - some admire, or support me, some Express outrage as if it was some evil intent on my part." says Esther."Some have argued that I got anorexia, trying to be like Victoria. As one woman learned that I don't adore a celebrity, even threw me a lit cigarette. Читать полностью -->

Top models who `lit up` without makeup

titleIn the life of top models also have bad days. No, even the most beautiful woman, not 24 hours a day to look like the picture from the cover.But you will always make-up artists, stylists, professional photographers and photography definitely goes well! Source: Top model, which "lit up" without makeup (photo). . . . . Читать полностью -->

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