A Polish team has shown how, by measuring the vibrations of molecules, it is possible to determine the spatial orientation of the molecules and prepare an unprecedentedly accurate 3D map of almost any material. This can be useful in work on new materials, electronic devices, and even in cancer therapy.
Pedro Duque, the first Spaniard in space, will be a special guest of the Mars robot competition European Rover Challenge (ERC 2022) in Kielce. Scientific competition and debates on September 9-11 will be accompanied by popular science attractions for visitors and a tasting of 'space dishes'.
Scientists from the Bialystok University of Technology have patented a method for producing aerobic granulated activated sludge. The technology may accelerate biological wastewater treatment, and after implementation - reduce the costs of operation of sewage treatment plants by reducing the amount of problematic sediment.