The "Castastica copernicus" was found in the high Peruvian Andes on the edges of a forest 3,500 metres above sea level by scientists from the Nature Education Centre at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków.
Slamming those who criticised his theory as “babblers”, Copernicus, who was born 550 years ago today, didn’t suffer fools gladly.
Featuring the world's most advanced security feature, the plastic banknote as well as a coin have been issued to commemorate the 550th anniversary of the Torun-based scientist's birth.
With a print run of 128,000, the stamp’s image was based upon an epitaph found in the cathedral in the northern town of Frombork.
In this episode of The Debrief, host John Beauchamp speaks to National Gallery curator Christopher Riopelle on the long-awaited exhibition of Matejko’s Copernicus in London.
Just a short train ride from Warsaw are two contrasting cities that lie only a stone’s throw apart.
The information from the satellites could help scientists understand how elements are spread across the galaxy.
As world marks International Monuments Day, TFN looks at some of Poland’s finest.
Discovered by an international team led by the Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Centre in Warsaw, the star named HD74423 is estimated to be 1.7 times the mass of the sun.
Poland will celebrate Polish Science Day for the first time on February 19 this year, in recognition of Polish scientists' achievements, the Ministry of Science and Higher Education said on Tuesday.
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