Evgeny Paton (1870-1953) was born in Nice (France) in the family of a retired Ukrainian Guards officer. He studied at the Dresden Technical University and at the Petersburg Institute of Railroads. Paton was a professor at the Kyiv Polytechnic Institu ...
The Donets coal basin is a huge coal deposit formed on the site of the ancient Tethys Sea, stretching across the entire eastern half of European Russia and the western half of Asia. The Caspian and Aral Seas are what is left of it as a result of geol ...