The Polish Space Agency is in talks on space cooperation between Poland and the US. The topics include development of projects for space missions and research cooperation in the field of space technologies, according to the Polish Space Agency press release.
The team "Impuls" from Kielce University of Technology won the 4th edition of the international competition European Rover Challenge that ended last week in Starachowice (Świętokrzyskie). The award was presented by the Minister of Science and Higher Education, Deputy Prime Minister Jarosław Gowin.
On September 14, the European Rover Challenge, the largest robotics and space event in the world will begin. An open-air field modelled on the surface of Mars is now being prepared near Starachowice. 400 players from all over the world will take part in the competition of Mars robots.
The Polish-Lithuanian group of astronomers will work on detection of black holes hiding in our Galaxy; small telescopes throughout Europe will also aid their search. Dr. Łukasz Wyrzykowski (Astronomical Observatory of the University of Warsaw) describes for PAP the project he’s leading.