Hungarian secondary school students awarded at EU Contest for Young Scientists
Three Hungarian secondary school students fetched special awards at the 32nd EU Contest for Young Scientists at the University of Salamanca in Spain, held online from Sept. 17 to 19, the Hungarian Association for Innovation said on Tuesday.
Hungarian evolutionary biologist Szathmary elected member of UNESCO IBSP board
Eors Szathmary, a Hungarian evolutionary biologist, has been elected to the board of UNESCO's International Basic Sciences Programme (IBSP), Budapest ELTE University's ELKH Centre for Ecological Research said on Wednesday.
Third Hungarian satellite launched
The third Hungarian nano-satellite was launched at the Guayana Space Center, in French Guayana, early on Tuesday, astronomer Laszlo Kiss told public television M1.
Hungary to send astronaut to ISS by 2025
Hungary will send an astronaut to the International Space Station (ISS) by 2025, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Friday.
Hungarian universities conclude laser R+D project
The universities of Szeged, Pecs and Debrecen have concluded a four-year research project to investigate ultrafast physical processes using lasers, supported by 1.4 billion forints (EUR 3.9m) in European Union grant money.
Hungarian scientists develop mycotoxin-free mushroom farming
Hungarian scientists have developed a safe method for mushroom farming, eliminating the presence of toxic substances produced by fungi, agricultural university MATE told MTI on Wednesday.
Ten Hungarian universities included in Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
Ten Hungarian universities were included this year in ShanghaiRanking Consultancy's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (GRAS), which graded almost 2,000 institutions from 93 countries, the Innovation and Technology Ministry said on Saturday.
CoE recognises another two cultural routes concerning Hungary
The Council of Europe has granted recognition to another two cultural and archaeological routes, the Cyril and Methodius Route and the Iron Age Danube Route connecting Hungary with other countries in the region.
Hungary launches fourth satellite
Hungary this week launched its fourth small satellite with a mission to gauge levels of artificial electromagnetic smog in the upper atmosphere, as well as its exposure to ionising radiation, the Budapest University of Technology and Economics said on Thursday.
Ader hails Hungarian invention aimed at eliminating disposable plastics
President Janos Ader on Monday hosted two young Hungarian chemists in his podcast Blue Planet, who had created a mixture of bacteria which could make plastics bio-degradable.