09. 08. 2022
Perovskite solar cells comprise a promising technology for the energy of the future. They could potentially replace traditional silicon-based solar cells and make photovoltaics cheaper, more high-performance, more flexible, and more ...
08. 08. 2022
On 1 July 2022, the Czech Republic took over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Its main tasks include maintaining a united front in the approach to the war in Ukraine and in solving the energy crisis concerning the 27 EU ...
03. 08. 2022
It is the most thoroughly examined forest in the Czech Republic. The Žofín Primeval Forest in the Novohradské hory (Gratzen Mountains) is one of the few forests that has resisted human intervention, sawmills, and chainsaws. ...
28. 07. 2022
Scientists can find and isolate dozens of foreign substances in a single glass of water. The concentration of each of them is minimal, but the problem is that water contains such a variety of them in the first place. ...
25. 07. 2022
Threatened by drought and the bark beetle, disappearing before our very eyes, they are in crisis – just a few things people say about forests. ...
21. 07. 2022
The number of COVID-19 infections in the Czech Republic is on the rise again. The Omicron subvariant known as BA.5 is to blame. Why is it spreading, even though the warmer summer weather should be slowing it down? ...
20. 07. 2022
The Czech Academy of Sciences (CAS) endorses the statement of the Czech Rectors Conference and the Learned Society condemning the Russian missile strike that hit the two largest universities in Mykolaiv, Ukraine, on 15 July 2022. ...
13. 07. 2022
The small town of Liběchov is located just over fifty kilometres north of Prague. At first glance, it has a calm ambiance, much like the surfaces of rivers and streams in the nearby region of Kokořín. ...



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