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.
In Wrocław, the University will offer undergraduate degrees taught in English in subjects including IT, cybersecurity, business, engineering and hotel management. The decision further cements Wrocław’s reputation as a thriving academic city.
Doctors Piotr Achinger, Michał Nemeth, Magdalena Winiarska and Tomasz Żuradzki are the Polish winners of prestigious Starting Grants from the European Research Council (ERC). The list of more than 400 winners was presented on Friday.
The students from the Łódź University of Technology spoke to visually impaired people to find out what would help them most and then came up with the navigation app.
Poland scored highly in equality and health along with education, infrastructure and civil society.