Poland is a country with aspirations related to space robotics and systems that in the future will be placed in space, not only on the planet Mars, but also around our planet, says President of the Polish Space Agency Dr. Grzegorz Brona.
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.
Ceramic fabrics and tiles, on which water flows down, cleaning the surface; natural fluff that maintains thermal properties, even if water gets into it - these are some of the results developed with the use of cold plasma by scientists at the Lodz University of Technology.
Research on rhenium 186m isotope, which could prove to be a useful energy storage in the future, has been launched at the National Centre for Nuclear Research in Świerk. The research project will be financed with a grant from the US Army Research Laboratory (ARL).
In an commercial forest, which is regenerates itself after a natural disaster, biodiversity is greater than in an artificially restored forest, shows research carried out in a fragment of the Pisz Forest, destroyed by a hurricane 16 years ago.