The Kielce University rover adds its competition-winning weight to the Polish space race.
To ensure the long term development of the medical sector in Poland and the highest standards of the services offered to patients, the institution will offer grants to companies and research facilities working on innovative and applicable ideas, as well as have a positive impact on the long-term development of medicine.
Poland's National Science Centre (NCN) will offer grants worth PLN 530 mln (EUR 123 mln) in three national and two international competitions. The latter two are run in collaboration with the German research organisation Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG).
A group of 20 students from Poland and Germany are starting the cleanup of the cemeteries of villages that became extinct after World War II, in the Pisz Forest, in the Masuria region (northern Poland).
Prof. Andrzej Udalski from the Warsaw University Observatory has been awarded the prestigious Karl Schwarzschild Medal of the German Astronomical Society (Astronomische Gesellschaft).
This year’s early departure – something scientists are scrambling to explain but generally attribute to the hot, dry summer – has alarmed those keeping an eye on the weather. Could this unusual behaviour be a sign of other problems?
The first rule for dealing with black holes is don’t get too close. That’s not stopping black hole astronomers in Poland and Lithuania though.
Like the result of a romantic weekend between Eric Clapton and R2D2, the inventors came up with a robot that can both pluck and strum. They now plan to give it a 3-D printed human body.
Two Polish universities, the University of Warsaw and the Jagiellonian University in Kraków (southern Poland), have appeared on the prestigious 'Shanghai List' (ARWU) of the world's best 500 universities.
Sener Polska has designed and produced one of the key elements of a project to land a rover on Mars. The Umbilical Release Mechanism (URM) is a connection between the Mars rover and its landing platform, which will be put on the red planet as part of the ExoMars mission.