Where there is no law, but every man does what is right in his own eyes, there is the least of real liberty
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02/22/2018 - 09:56
Kyiv Motorcycle Factory was founded in 1945. For several decades, it made motorcycles, for example, of the Kyianyn and Dnipro brands, delivery vans, and even cars of the Kyiv brand (incorporating an engine from a motorcycle, brakes and a steering mechanism from the “hunchback”...
02/01/2018 - 10:44
Leonid Kadeniuk must have been one of the few individuals whom Ukrainian schoolchildren could read about in textbooks and, at the same time, personally communicate with. For the first and so far the only spaceman of independent Ukraine often appeared at meetings with schoolchildren and young...
01/31/2018 - 17:48
“You must also have a friend in hell,” a Ukrainian saying claims. But if somebody turns your life into hell, you will hardly call him friend. A discussion about the Peoples’ Friendship Arch in Kyiv recently unfolded in Facebook. It will be recalled that it is about a sculptural...
01/29/2018 - 16:39
“Graphics, particularly illustrations, cannot be squeezed within the framework of a traditional academic school, for it always follows technical innovations,” says Oleh Hryshchenko, co-curator of the Pictoric club of illustrators. A teacher at the National Academy of Fine Arts and...
01/24/2018 - 17:00
At the beginning of the year, a super-modern Center for Science and Technology opened in the Polish city of Lodz. According to the Ukrainian service of the Polish Radio, it is located in a restored historic power plant and offers more than 150 interactive and multimedia devices and exhibitions...
01/24/2018 - 16:41
It was impossible to imagine an event like this even 30 years ago. Monumental pictures with Kruty defenders and UPA fighters, portraits of Mykhailo Hrushevsky, Pavlo Skoropadsky, and Vasyl Stus can be seen at the 8th All-Ukrainian Biennale of Historical Art “Ukraine from Trypillia until...
01/23/2018 - 11:22
Max Planck, a German theoretical physicist and the author of the theory of black-body radiation, was also a capable musician, playing piano and organ. Physicist Yevhen Hrynko, who graduated from the graduate school at the Max Planck Institute in Gottingen, is fond of electronic music, and I even...
12/13/2017 - 16:44
Imagine that you stroll down the riverside and suddenly notice a khaki battledress spread on the asphalt. Or you hurry up to work, jump out of the bus, and almost step over a camouflage jacket. What is your reaction? Photographer and volunteer Oles KROMPLIAS has explored, by means of a camera, the...
12/07/2017 - 12:02
It is most gratifying to celebrate International Volunteer Day in a company of volunteers – ideally, joining their work. This in fact happened in our place. A special guest, volunteer Anna Dombrovskaya, visited Den/The Day’s editorial office on December 5. Shortly before, she...
12/05/2017 - 11:33
“I was very scared when the events in the Donbas began. I thought, what Kharkiv would be like, and would they move on it? Yes, most residents of Kharkiv region support Ukraine, and we are always with Ukraine. But, unfortunately, not everything depends on our choice alone. There is an external...

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