Archive for October 17th, 2012

October 17, 2012, by The Warsaw Voice

Polish government wants to tax hydrocarbon extraction at an estimated 40% of the eventual gross profits on extraction, PM’s Chancellery head Tomasz Arabski said following Tuesday government sitting which approved […]

Georgia’s Saakashvili nominates rival Ivanishvili as PM

October 17, 2012, by VOANews

Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili has nominated his rival, Bidzina Ivanishvili, as prime minister, a post the billionaire businessman was expecte ...

Earth-sized planet discovered in Alpha Centauri system

October 17, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Astronomers in Europe have discovered the first-ever planet with a mass similar to Earth and orbiting a star like the Sun. And, in galactic terms, it ...

Bulgaria approves electric, hybrid cars incentives plan

October 17, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet approved on October 17 a plan meant to stimulate the sale and production of electric and hybrid cars, as well as the necessary in ...

  • Citizen astronomers discover planet with four suns
    October 17, 2012, by VOANews

    Imagine if four suns rose and set every day. That could be the reality on the newly discovered planet, PH1 (Planet Hunters 1). Citizen astronomers contributing to the website […]