Roots of Terrorism

Roots of Terrorism

An article on terrorism wrote for another project on 2015-11-15 Terrorism did not show its hideous face to the world for the first time in 2001 but that year the impact of terrorism became globalised, like most other things. It…

What about antimatter

What about antimatter

Antimatter, the stuff that powers science-fiction ships could in the future power anything, from your grandchild’s smart house to his child’s career in a space academy. Even though, in terms of large scale energy sources, the world is concentrated on…

Romanian Life 02 A Walk in the park

Romanian Life 02 A Walk in the park

My daily way to work leads me through a park situated next to Romania’s Palace of Parliament (People’s House), a gigantic building and a tourist magnet that I became somewhat acquainted to as a child. Situated on a hill and…

Romanian Life 01 Introduction

Romanian Life 01 Introduction

Hi, I am a Romanian, born and raised in Bucharest and this will be a journal I’ll try to keep for my English speaking readers. If you have any questions regarding our culture, history and politics or if you are…

Wells - Stalin interview

Wells – Stalin interview

Fragments from an interview between Soviet leader Stalin and the British writer H. G. Wells from 23 July 1934. I read the interview in a volume of Stalin’s writings and highlighted the parts I found interesting. The soviet leader definitely…

Soviet Propaganda Posters

Soviet Propaganda Posters

Through propaganda and educative posters, Soviet iconography permeated into Russian society with relative ease. Lenin is the one who takes the responsibility of creating the first truly propaganda machine, the fate of Communism depended on keeping people close to the…