Suicides among people
Suicides among people – Least of suicides occur among people with higher education. Most are committed in the countries of northern and eastern Lithuania, Russia, Latvia, Estonia, Hungary, Denmark, Finland, Japan, Ukraine and Switzerland. Least of suicides recorded in the countries of southern and western – in Portugal, Spain, England, Greece, Georgia and Armenia.
DNA discoverer – Swiss doctor
DNA discoverer – DNA, or deoxyribonucleic acid, was discovered in 1869. Thanks to a Swiss doctor Johann Friedrich Miescher (1844-1895), who managed to isolate it from human white blood cells.
When created word autism
When created word autism – The word autism invented and first used it in a sentence, the Swiss psychiatrist Eugen Bleuler. This took place in 1911. The term comes from the Greek word autos, meaning ‘alone’.
Popularity registered tv sets – In the world 1960
Popularity registered tv sets – According to the Swiss department of mail in 1960. In the world was registered approx. 86 million TV sets.
Earth expensivest material – Produced in LHC
Earth expensivest material – This antimatter produced during the collisions of high-energy in the Large Hadron Collider (Large Hadron Collider – LHC), at CERN near Geneva. The LHC is located in Switzerland and France. The construction costs of the facility. The energy needed and, a small amount generated in this way antimatter. Makes grams of material cost 62.5 billion dollars. Second in the list is an artificial isotope of the element called californium 252. It costs $ 50 million per gram.
Plastic packaging – Negatively affects health
Plastic packaging – They have dark face: often harmful to our health. Swiss foundation Food Packaging Forum warns that food packaging is almost 170 harmful chemicals. That accumulating in the body can negatively affect health.
Temperature records – In Europe, 2014
Temperature records – In Europe, 2014. It was the warmest year since at least 500 years. Records temperatures fell in Denmark, France, Germany, Austria, Sweden, Switzerland, Slovakia and the Czech Republic.
Cartel planned aging products – Collusion in 1924
Cartel planned aging products – Collusion on the planned aging products was first established in 1924. In Geneva bosses of the world’s largest factories bulbs met to set up an illegal cartel. The consequence of their meetings is that the life of light bulbs, has been reduced from 2,500 to up to 1,000 hours. This so-called. Phoebus cartel is only the announcement of the next giant scandals – which are revealed today.