Polish accents in the proposals for new NASA scientific missions

Arcus i Gamow Explorer These are two proposals for space missions prepared by NASA teams, in which Polish participation was recognized. In the announcement of December 10 this year. The Polish Space Agency indicates that it has negotiated the participation of Polish scientists in these endeavors. The indigenous involvement in the proposed new MIDEX missions … Read more

Polish astronomers determined the mass of a hidden gravitational object

We deal with microlensing when there is an invisible object between the observer and the observed astronomical phenomenon (at the intersection of the vision axis) with a mass large enough to exert a gravitational influence on the light flowing from there. The result is then a characteristic distortion of the image of the observed object … Read more

ESA Comet Interceptor mission with wider Polish participation

Creotech Instruments announced in the second half of November that it had been invited by the Swiss University of Bern to participate in the Comet Interceptor mission, prepared under the leadership of the European Space Agency (ESA). The company’s task is to prepare a design and manufacture components for one of the probe’s research devices. … Read more

SATCOM bandwidth and service for Polish soldiers abroad

According to a separate message presented in the social media of Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ), “Wojskowe Zakłady Łączności No. 1 won the procedure to secure the satellite system for the operation of the Polish Military Contingent in 2022”. The order is to include “end-to-end service”, which, apart from bandwidth delivery, also includes training, service and … Read more

Threatened, the mythical Polish daily “Gazeta Wyborcza” fights for its identity

Printing of the Polish daily “Gazeta Wyborcza”, in Warsaw, in February 1999. PAWEL KOPCZYNSKI / REUTERS On this Thursday, November 25, at the headquarters of the Gazeta Wyborcza, the mythical daily founded by the opponent to communism and figure of the Solidarnosc union Adam Michnik, the offices are almost deserted because of the pandemic. But … Read more

Cultivated black metal party. Polish triathlon Mgła, Martwa Aura and Medico Peste conquered MeetFactory

Polish metal undoubtedly has a good sound in our region. Vader, Behemoth, Hate, Decapitated… Or Mgła, which in recent years has built up one of the most attractive acquisitions from our northern neighbors. She broke into the lead on the national holiday Polish triathlon to the Prague MeetFactory. Live: Fog, Medico Peste, Martwa Aura place: … Read more

Polish space sector at Space Tech Expo Europe 2021

Space Tech Expo in Bremen is considered the largest business event (B2B) from the perspective of the European space industry. This year, representatives of the regional sector present their offer and talk about planned projects for three days. The fair in Germany was opened on November 16 this year. “Keynotes from Eurpean Space Leaders” panel. … Read more

Polish Ambassador ’21. President of POLSA among those distinguished “for building a country brand in the world”

The annual KGHM “Ambassador of Poland” plebiscite is intended to award people “who in various fields, thanks to their talent and commitment, promote Poland around the world”. As in previous years, among the nominees there were several dozen people – scientists, artists, sportsmen and social activists. The honorary patronage over the event was assumed by … Read more

Polish Prime Minister denounces “blackmail” of Brussels, Commission defends its values

Ursula von der Leyen in front of the Parliament of Strasbourg, October 19, 2021. RONALD WITTEK / AP It was a real showdown that took place in the hemicycle of the European Parliament on Tuesday, October 19. Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki denounced in Strasbourg a ” blackmail “ of the European Union (EU) towards … Read more