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On August 2, 2018, in a tropical conditions, a hydrobiological workshop for the next group of youth from the “Little Chef” wandering culinary cruise was held at the Research Station of the Nencki Institute in Mikołajki,… Czytaj dalej

SCIENTIFIC RECONNAISSANCE OF STATIONS FOREST

July 30, 2018,  Sławomir Piętka MSc, Eng. – specialist in dendrology and dendrometry from the Department of Forestry and Ecology of the Forest, Faculty of Environmental and Agricultural Development of the University of Warmia and Mazury, made a preliminary inspection of the forest area of the Research Station in Mikołajki. He assessed our forest as a “fresh mixed forest” rich with species such as: pine, spruce, larch, juniper, hake, beech, hornbeam, oak, lime, poplar, maple, willow, cherry, alder, birch, walnut, robinia, laurel. He estimated the age of some pines for about 150 years! The purpose of the visit was to explore the possibilities of conducting at the Research Station in Mikołajki didactic classes  (engineering works, bachelor’s) and research work in the field of forestry sciences by students and scientists from the UWM Forestry Department. Czytaj dalej

BRAIN ON VACATION

On July 27, 2018 at the Research Station of the Nencki Institute in Mikołajki, an open educational event BRAIN ON VACATION was held (this is the fourth edition, continuation of the Holiday Brain Days), organized by the Nencki Institute and the Research Station in Mikołajki. The new program includes, among others: fluorescence show, illusion zone, microscopic demonstrations, DNA isolation, neuroanatomical exhibition, games and tests for children and adults prepared by PhD students and employees of the Nencki Institute of the Polish Academy of Sciences. About 50 people took part in this event, who came to us from both land and water. Czytaj dalej

HYDROBIOLOGICAL WORKSHOP FOR RAMBLING YACHT CRUISE

On July 26, 2018, at the Research Station of the Nencki Institute in Mikołajki, a hydrobiological workshop took place (lecture and field and laboratory classes) for the group of young people participating in the culinary rambling yacht cruise “Little Chef” (TJ). Czytaj dalej

SCIENCE PICNIC IN OLSZTYN OLD TOWN

On June 23, 2018, the IV Science Picnic under the slogan “Science is also art” took place in the Olsztyn Old Town, where the Nencki Institute Research Stationon in Mikołajki and the other instituts of the Polish Academy of Sciences presented and explained in a interesting and accessible way a serious scientific issues. In the tent of the Research Station – Mikołajki, you could see in 3D technology, live, beautiful planktonic organisms of our lakes, learn about summer algae blooms, food chains, cladocerans, rotifers and cyclops (TJ). Czytaj dalej

PROFESSORS NOMINATION 2018

On June 21st, 2018, prof. Jolanta Ejsmont-Karabin from the Nencki Institute Research Station in Mikołajki received from the President of the Republic of Poland Andrzej Duda the scientific title of professor. Congratulations!… Czytaj dalej

WHITE STORK RALLY 2018

On June 15, 2018, The “IV White Stork Rally” took place in the Nencki Institute Research Station in Mikołajki. It was an educational and sports event for schoolchildren from our region co-organized with the Masurian Landscape Park. This year the theme was the “nature of our lakes”. 7 teams from primary and secondary schools on a 1.5-km long forest route had to find 12 control points and solve the tasks waiting for them there. The event ended with a handing ceremony and a campfire at the lake (TJ). Czytaj dalej

ECOPHYSIOLOGY OF WATER MICROORGANISMS

On June 12-16, 2018,  the field classes “Ecophysiology of aquatic microorganisms” for students of the Faculty of Biology of the University of Warsaw took place in the Nencki Institute Research Station in Mikołajki.  It was conducted for years by the Department of Ecology of Microorganisms and Environmental Biotechnology, University of Warsaw (TJ). Czytaj dalej

ECOLOGY OF MICRORGANISMS

In the period of 5 and 8 June 2018 in the Nencki Institute Research Station in Mikołajki there were the field classes on the subject of “Ecology of microorganisms” for students of the Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology of the University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn. Czytaj dalej

WHITE STORK DAY 2018 IN KRUTYNIA

On June 1st, 2018 in Krutynia – as every year, the Nencki Institute Research Station in Mikołajki took a part in the White Stork Day, organized by the Masurian Landscape Park, where prof. Jolanta Ejsmont-Karabin talked about the zooplankton of Lake Mikołajskie, showing it in vivo in 3D technology (TJ)… Czytaj dalej