Massive floods, fires, earthquakes and volcano eruptions – without a doubt, those are natural processes that transpire on earth. These processes are also affected by climate change, which is something mankind is responsible for.
Up until 17 September 2017, the National History Museum of Latvia will be holding an exhibition for a wide audience ‘The Latvians: An Interpretation. Latvian Ethnographic Exhibition of 1896’. This exhibition will reflect the exhibition that was held in Riga 120 years ago.
On 29 October, all interested will be welcome to visit the Museum of Natural History for a special event organized by geologists and dedicated to building stones.
On Wednesday, 26 October, Kristaps Porzingis will begin his second season in NBA. Davis Bertans will make his debut. This will be the first time in the history of basketball when two Latvian players will be taking part in a single NBA season. Bookmakers believe Porzingis will make it to the prestigious All-Star Game.
Presidential elections in USA have become a competition between Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton on who can find more compromising information to discredit the other the most. Scandals that surround Trump have lately been loud enough to overshadow Clinton’s irresponsible storage of classified information on a private service.
BNN offers you a selection of cultural and sports events in Lithuania for the week during October 11 and October 16.
On 28 October, a team of international experts will meet in the Natural Sciences Academic Centre of the University of Latvia to discuss the growing role of IT in management processes.
The majority of Latvian residents dream of having a new private house with three to five rooms and a total area of 100 m2. An ideal variant if this house is close to nature has a terrace, a balcony and a garage. Such dream homes are stated in DNB Bank’s recently realized survey.
The 10th Riga Restaurants Week will be taking place throughout 10-16 October. Each restaurant week features more restaurants participating. This year, their number has reached 57. For a price of EUR 15 or EUR 20, visitors are offered an opportunity to enjoy special meals prepared by professional chefs from products found in Latvia.
When deciding to attend an event at the last moment, people often end up in a situation when tickets are either already sold out or their price is too high. Often people look up offers posted on social media. To help people avoid buying fake or expired tickets, Biļešu Serviss administrative director Liga Rubine offers some advice on how to avoid fraud.
Lately there has been an increase in infection cases involving one of the most dangerous ransom computer viruses – Cerber. Specialists of eScan anti-virus programme warn that this is the most active ransom virus. Its infection spread rating reaches 25.97%.
To enhance the democratization of science and develop the so-called Citizen Science method in Latvia, an international discussion titled ‘Discussion on Citizen Science Development in Latvia’ will take place in Vidzeme’s Cesis Concert Hall on Friday, 30 September.
Although calls to sort out the work and management of Latvian Ice Hockey Federation are heard more and more often and criticisms towards LHF President Kirov Lipman are head louder and louder, bookmakers doubt any changes can be expected for the near future.
We use only 10% of our brain – many well-educated people who watch films about minds put into ‘overdrive’.