A free English-speaking club located in Chelyabinsk, Russia

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Presentation: Cruising

Anna Prokofyeva will tell us about her experience with working abroad and cruising.

TED, future predictions

A small talk by Ray Kurzweil the about past, present and future of computational science and how it affects our lives.

Kurzweil is a public advocate for the futurist and transhumanist movements, and gives public talks to share his optimistic outlook on life extension technologies and the future of nanotechnology, robotics, and biotechnology.

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Presentation: Automation in Construction

Millions of new constructions are being built every day all over the world, higher and more complicated than ever. How is that possible? The answer is automation: construction is no longer something done by human hands. In this presentation, you will see the extent to which construction is now automated.

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How Chemical Warfare Works

The very words 'chemical weapon' may fill ordinary people with horror and awe. Indeed, these weapons have been around since the WWI, and pretty soon the nations of the world decided that it went too far, since the effects of such a weapon can be neither predicted nor controlled. Despite this, lots of new agents had sprung up during the antebellum period and shortly after the WWII, in the 50s-60s years of the 20th century. Besides, very seldom do terrorists and outcasts of the political spectrum pay any attention to international treaties; hence, the threat is even more possible. Let's try to track down the history of CW, and learn more about how different chemical agents work and discuss some possible ways of eradicating such a threat.

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Presentation: Microeconomics

An oldschool chalk-and-blackboard presentation on how microeconomics works.

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Presentation: Snowboard repair and tuning

Does your local snowboarding shop charge too much for reparing your equipment? Yeah, I feel your pain. Today I'll show you how to repair and properly tune you snowboard at home at minimal cost and share some usefull tips and trics. Let the season begin!

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Presentation: Miracles

How often do you see miracles happen in your life? Do you ever witness them? Want to hear about one that will definitely surprise you? Don't you think it's made up. It's a real story!!!

Software development

Have you ever wondered what it takes to write an application? What is the difference between a web site and a web application? This period, we will take a glance at what happens behind the scenes...

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Presentation: Archery

It is not some nerdy history reconstruction or weird fantasy stuff like you might think, it's a sport. Meet a Olga, a real-time archer, who is willing to tell about her hobby, show us a real bow, tell about some tips and tricks and answer your questions.

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Presentation: Sri Lanka

Did you know that Sri Lanka was called Ceylon until it became a republic in 1972? Also, that it produces 10% of all the tea in the world which amounts to 305 mln tons a year? Also, that full moon days are days off in this state, just like Saturday and Sunday? Come and learn more from our special guest Revsiri, a Sri Lankan who came to Chelyabinsk to study Russian.