Články / Science and healthcare

Last man on Moon

Last man on Moon 19. 07. 2019 | 10:02

These days we commemorate 50 years since the first man, Neil Armstrong, stepped on the Moon. But do you know who was the last man to walk on the Moon? American astronaut with Slovak heritage, Eugene A. ...

There is help out there

There is help out there 16. 07. 2019 | 11:29

People in Slovakia search the internet for the topic "suicide" 1,000 times per month on average, and 1,600 times for the expression "how to kill yourself", according to the findings of a group of psych ...

How Artificial Intelligence can help Africans diagnose malaria

How Artificial Intelligence can help Africans diagnose malaria 11. 07. 2019 | 15:43

I speak with Cambridge University student Filip Ayazi, a Slovak from Trenčin, about how AI and new methods of do-it-yourself manufacturing are promising to make diagnosing malaria much more affordable for poor African regions, as well as more efficient and accurate.

How Slovaks are growing vegetables without sunlight or soil

How Slovaks are growing vegetables without sunlight or soil 2. 07. 2019 | 15:39

We visit an indoor 'aquaponics' farm in Bratislava - where vegetables are grown without sunlight or soil and are fertilised with the waste product of fish - and talk with the company's co-founders Fili ...

Finding a voice

Finding a voice 19. 06. 2019 | 14:21

Last year 29,245 people were diagnosed with some form of cancer in Slovakia, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer. Colorectal, lung and breast cancers are the most common among the Slovak population.

Better safe than sorry

Better safe than sorry 18. 06. 2019 | 12:14

By law, all healthcare providers in Slovakia must have professional liability insurance and they have to be continuously covered for the entire period when they provide healthcare services.

Hospital in Liptovský Mikuláš receives award for treating strokes

Hospital in Liptovský Mikuláš receives award for treating strokes 11. 06. 2019 | 14:01

The Neurology Department of the "Ivan Stodola" Hospital in Liptovský Mikuláš has won the "Angel Award" for its results in treating stroke patients for the second year in a row.

Would we know it if an asteroid was about to destroy the Earth?

Would we know it if an asteroid was about to destroy the Earth? 11. 06. 2019 | 12:30

How reliably are scientists able to detect a meteor or asteroid before it enters the earth's atmosphere, potentially causing serious damage? Bratislava scientist and asteroid detection expert Juraj Tót ...

You are entitled to…

You are entitled to… 6. 06. 2019 | 12:41

Almost all foreigners who study, work or own a business in Slovakia are the clients of one of these three health insurance companies: Dôvera, Union or Všeobecná zdravotná poisťovňa (VšZP).

The new Kilogram – and one scientist who helped define it

The new Kilogram – and one scientist who helped define it 28. 05. 2019 | 16:01

We talk with Nobel prize-winning scientist Klaus von Klitzing, who was in Bratislava to give a lecture on the new Kilogram and just how his own Nobel prize-winning work has contributed to it.

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