Dmytro Simonov

The way to the heart: how to change a valve cheaply

The way to the heart: how to change a valve cheaply

The Ukrainian startup xPand is developing a prosthetic aortic valve. It has no domestic counterparts, and the foreign ones are practically inaccessible…

НАСА випробує вертоліт на Марсі

NASA to test helicopter on Mars

In 2021 NASA expects to deliver its helicopter to Mars to examine the prospects of using of such devices in extraterrestrial space.

Perhaps, Neanderthals were the first seafarers and voyaged more than 100,000 years ago.

Neanderthals might have traveled by sea

Perhaps, Neanderthals were the first seafarers and voyaged more than 100,000 years ago. World’s oldest boat found in the Netherlands is…

NASA will launch two nanosatellites to Mars

NASA will launch two nanosatellites to Mars

In May 2018 NASA will launch two nanosatellites into outer space, which may offer new research perspectives of solar system. The cost of…

«Морські цигани» пірнають завдяки великій селезінці

Large spleen helps “Sea Nomads” to deep-dive

A recent study testified that ability of Bajau minority group to spend much time underwater is caused by enlarged spleen. Representatives…

Батат попал в Полинезию без помощи человека Батат потрапив до Полінезії без допомоги людини Sweet potato come to be present in Polynesia by itself

Sweet potato come to be present in Polynesia by itself

Genetic analysis of sweet potato testifies that it came from South America to Polynesia more than 100,000 years ago – without human…

Успешно запущен «охотник за экзопланетами» TESS Успішно запущено «мисливця за екзопланетами» TESS NASA’s “exoplanets hunter” is up and running

NASA’s “exoplanets hunter” is up and running

TESS space telescope that shall find thousands of planets in other star systems is launched. NASA has successfully launched…

Новый препарат от гепатита C показал эффективность 97% Новий препарат від гепатиту C показав ефективність 97% New drug for hepatitis C is 97% effective

New drug for hepatitis C is 97% effective

Combination of ravidasvir with already known drugs has shown to be 97% effective for hepatitis C treatment. Clinical…

Перший космічний готель може з’явитися до 2022 року Первый космический отель может появиться к 2022 году

World’s first space hotel may be constructed by 2022

California-based startup Orion Span has announced that space hotel will be in orbit within four years. Startup Orion…

Впервые синтезирован спиральный нанографен For the first ever helical nanographene is synthesized Уперше синтезовано спіральний нанографен

For the first ever helical nanographene is synthesized

Japanese researchers were the first to synthesize helically twisted graphene nanoparticles that may be used in nanomachines. A team of researchers…

MeTro: мгновенный клей заживляет раны без швов и скоб MeTro: миттєвий клей заживляє рани без швів і скоб MeTro: instant glue heals wounds without stitches and staples

MeTro: instant glue heals wounds without stitches and staples

A team of researchers has developed MeTro instant glue that seals a wound in a matter of seconds once treated with UV…

Forbidden leaflet: why it is difficult to study cannabinoids

Forbidden leaflet: why it is difficult to study cannabinoids

Why cannabinoids need to be studied and why it is impossible in Ukraine, but quite legitimate in the United Arab Emirates. Every year…