Sofia University

Astronomical Observatory in the Borisova Garden Will be Restored

The repair and restoration of the buildings of the Astronomical Observatory in the Borisova garden should begin within a month. BGN 100 000 are provided from Sofia University - 50 000 from a company. Prof. Evgeni Ovcharov, head of the Astronomy Department at the Observatory, said, quoted by BGNES.

What Weather Should Bulgaria Expect this Summer - will there be Record Temperatures and Rainfall?

Summer will be normal and slightly warmer than usual in terms of temperatures but with more rainfall. This was announced to Darik the climatologist and lecturer at Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski "Prof. Georgi Rachev. At present, the temperature of the sea is almost a record high for this period, he noted.

Dr. Boyko Takov, Executive Director of BSMEPA: „There is a lot of Ways to Find Resource, more Important is to Use it Properly“

It is very important to find a way of not only absorb but also use properly the existing resource. „Now we have to sow what will be harvested in time." With these words, the Executive Director of Bulgarian Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Promotion Agency. Dr.

BNB Puts a Silver Commemorative Coin "Evlogi and Hristo Georgievi" into Circulation

Today The Bulgarian National Bank puts a silver commemorative coin "Evlogi and Hristo Georgievi" from the series "Bulgarian Revival" into circulation.

The price of the coin is 78 leva.

It will be sold in BNB, as well as in offices and branches of four more banks.

Bulgaria is Failing to Attract Funding for Science

Bulgaria is among the countries in the European Union (EU) with the least number of projects and grant funding under the Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Program. Towards the end of March this year. 234 Bulgarian organizations participating in the 504 project consortium have managed to attract a little over EUR 76.5 million in pure funding.

Bulgarians are the First Explorers of the Bottom Ecosystems in Antarctica

The first project, dedicated to marine biology and definition of the species composition of the bottom ecosystems in Antarctica, is by the Bulgarian scientists, said in the city of Varna the hydrobiologist Prof. Lubomir Kenderov of the Sofia University, who was among the rapporteurs of the national anniversary forum of the Bulgarian Underwater Association.