Students from Wrocław can make their scientific dream come true and send their experiment into space in the project DREAM. On the ESA rocket they will test drilling in space conditions. But to realize their plan, they need financial support of Internet users.
European ash is dying throughout Europe, and so far there is no rescue. A fungus, probably brought from Japan, is to blame. It has been discovered by a Polish researcher, Prof. Tadeusz Kowalski from the University of Agriculture in Kraków. For years he has conducted research to solve the problem.
They brought knowledge of the potter's wheel, advanced ferrous metallurgy and coinage - the Celts arrived in the southern areas of the current Polish territory 2.5 thousand years ago and significantly influenced the history of the region - Dr. Przemysław Dulęba said in an interview with PAP.
For the first time in Poland, research on empathy of parents will be conducted using extraordinary dolls - simulators of the needs of infants. As many as 200 couples will participate in the study - future mothers and fathers. The analyses will be a joint effort of experts in the fields of psychology, biotechnology, chemistry and obstetrics. The interdisciplinary project is coordinated by the Institute of Psychology of the University of Gdansk.
Knowledge of the findings should reach the widest possible audience, not just adults, but also children - Deputy Minister of Science and Higher Education Jarosław Gowin said last week on Monday in Miękinia near Kraków.
Specific white blood cells from a mouse infected intestinal parasite halted the progression of multiple sclerosis in other mice - showed Dr. Katarzyna Donskow-Łysoniewska from the University of Warsaw.
National Centre for Nuclear Research signed a cooperation agreement with the Joint Research Centre (JRC). Thanks to the agreement, Polish scientists will have a greater impact on EU policy, including the development of nuclear technologies.
To answer the most common question in archaeology - the origin of man - it is helpful to use the increasingly popular method involving the analysis of strontium isotopes. "You are what you eat" - comments on the mechanism of its action Prof. Zdzisław Bełka from the Isotopic Laboratory of A. Mickiewicz University in Poznań.
General Aviation is an international, English-language course that will be launched in the new academic year at the University of Information Technology and Management in Rzeszow. This will be the first such course in Central and Eastern Europe.
More than 84 thousand Polish monuments are included on the interactive map made available online by the National Heritage Institute (Narodowy Instytut Dziedzictwa, NID). They include historical monuments and UNESCO World Heritage Sites, immovable monuments and archaeological sites.