Roses are red, violets are blue… yes, with Valentine's Day just around the corner, the sale of flowers, chocolates, and perhaps even engagement rings is rising. Slovakia is no exception.
Not so long ago, the new Czech movie The Painted Bird stirred wide debates, not only because of the harsh portrayal of violence, but also due to the interestingly constructed language spoken in it.
Will the robots of the future be so human-like that it will be hard to tell them apart from real human beings? Stefan Benus, a researcher in Linguistics at the Slovak Academy of Sciences, believes - at ...
When Soviet tanks rolled into Czechoslovakia in 1968, many Slovaks who were abroad chose to stay abroad, thus becoming exiles. And so met the eventual parents of Mark Mokry, who being raised Slovak-Can ...
Slovakia is famous for its beautiful and diverse nature, green forests and river valleys. Even in Slovakia, however, human activities have caused harm to some of the regions and damaged parts of the co ...
Is the government collecting more data about us than they actually need, and could this lead to a kind of "digital dictatorship"?
For English-speaking Catholics in Bratislava, there is only one church in town that celebrates mass every Sunday in the English language.
"In the EU we have more than 400,000 premature deaths every year and in Slovakia it's been counted around 5,400 premature deaths." Environmental lawyer and founder of the initiative Za čisté ovzdušie, or For clean air, Dana Mareková fights for environmental causes and along with other environmental initiatives pushes the government to act.
The work of Slovak artist Oto Hudec could be described as socially or environmentally engaged.
The year 2019, when Zuzana Čaputová was elected to the highest post in the Slovak political representation, was a year where many issues highlighting the role of women in society were brought into the public eye.