The definition of a young scientist in the new law on universities will no longer factor in the researcher's age - the Ministry of Science responds to the letter of the Commissioner for Human Rights. The Commissioner draws attention to the definition currently in force, which may discriminate on the grounds of age.
EU Member States should be able to express their willingness to grow GM crops and not, as the current regulations require, report that they do not want to produce GM plants authorized by the EU. An expert group proposes a change of regulations in the journal Nature Biotechnology.
Unique knife used by early medieval scribe has been discovered in the Pasym castle (Warmia and Mazury). The VIII-IX century knife is the only such object known from Poland. The closest similar objects come from Great Britain, Frisia or Norway - believe archaeologists from the University of Warsaw.
90 percent residents of the Łódź province recognize that more and more conditions are defined as diseases. In disease, every fifth respondent expects special treatment from the environment. Women feel sick more often, but they less often count on special treatment - according to a study by the Medical University of Lodz.