Antarctica

30 Jul 2020

BRUXELLES. Speologul Cristian Lascu, un rezumat al călătoriei pe urmele legendarei expediții Belgica

Un minidocumentar despre colaborarea științifică româno-belgiană și despre misiunea savantului român Emil Racoviță aflat la bordul navei Belgica, precum și despre nașterea unei științe noi – biospeologia, va putea fi urmărit vineri, 31 iulie 2020, pe rețelele

31 May 2013 - 9 Jun 2013

Expoziții la TIFF: Péter Forgács, Emil Racoviță, afișul ceh și pădurea finlandeză

Expoziții și evenimente speciale, întâlniri cu artiști și cineaști români și străini vor întregi, și anul acesta, programul Festivalului Internațional de Film Transilvania (31 mai - 9 iunie, Cluj-Napoca). O retrospectivă specială îi va fi dedicată artistului

21 Apr 2012

Future Shorts Romania – festival de film și concurs destinat regizorilor

Sâmbătă, 21 aprilie 2012, de la ora 19. 00 până dimineața, la Palatul Bragadiru din București (Calea Rahovei nr. 147-153) va avea loc prima ediție a Festivalului Future Shorts Romania, organizat de Pro Cinema si British Gallery. Future Shorts Romania face parte

The Fox: From Fable To Reality

see image A widely-spread carnivorous mammal, the fox has been drawn to the attention of the people ever since early Antiquity, remaining throughout the ages the most steadfast symbol of slyness, cunningness, cruelty and cynicism. Totemic animals from one region in the

The Difficult Beginnings Of A Superstar

An ancient symbol of war, because of its reddish color, Mars started with a low profile in the gallery of inhabited worlds. Up till the 19th century, it could bear no comparison with the Moon. In his Itinerarium exstaticum (1656), Athanasius Kircher (1601-1680) proposed

Inferiority Complex On The Dâmboviţa Riverbanks

There existed in cultural Bucharest between the world wars a sort of upside-down provincialism that believed only in the City of Light: What's new in Paris? There was always something new to talk about, even if, in some cases, the new from Paris had been seen around

Log

Friday, December 10, 1897We leave at 1 o'clock in the morning. Description of the Toro. The fat captain and his unremitting thirst. I go to sleep in the mechanic's cabin (or room, or whatever). Wine and alcohol on the table. The first mechanic is drunk all the

From Bucovina To New Zealand, Or Destined To Three Countries

When I set out to New Zealand, I had a tape recorder and a tape with the bells from Putna monastery. And during the long flight, from Bucharest to Wellington – approximately 30 hours on the plane, plus two stopovers – I would listen to the bells from Putna and to the

The Life And Times Of Andrei Mihai Stan

Writing an oral history of a ten-year-old child may seem like a perfectly absurd enterprise any day of the week. The social experience of an individual of ten would not recommend an approach of this kind. With such a person it cannot be a matter of immediate memory. Hence