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A Wrench at Borys Paton State Polytechnic Museum

People have created so many various objects. However, there are very few things that surprise us with their simplicity. It is when a genius borders on everyday necessity and ubiquity. At the same time, these items reflect the technological advancement of the society of their time. One such example is an ordinary wrench

Unusual mosaics by R. Penrose

This fall, our newspaper has already twice (October 15 and November 12) told about the scientific achievements of the Honorary Doctor of Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute, 2020 Nobel Laureate in Physics Roger Penrose.

The Man Who Could Fly: Igor Sikorsky

On October 26, the whole world honors the bright memory of an outstanding aircraft designer and creator of the first helicopter. This day in 1972, Igor Sikorsky passed away in Easton, Connecticut, United States.

Kyrpychovs: wonder family

There are many families in history who have given humanity a whole dynasty of scientists who have made a significant contribution to the development of science and technology.

The history of epidemics: review

This is not the first time Ukraine has experienced terrible epidemics. From time to time they affected our territory and left detrimental consequences in the past.

Diphtheria returns

Diphtheria is a very dangerous infectious disease. It is distributed by airborne droplets. The incubation period of diphtheria is from 2 to 10 days. At this time there is swelling, sore throat and fever (38-390C). Diphtheria is extremely insidious with its complications.

EcoHi from Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute

Having travelled Lithuania this summer, Ukrainian tourists got acquainted with its northwestern region – Samogitia, which retained its identity and culture for many hundreds of years, and Samogitians retained their own language and stubbornness.