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ERC Starting Grant for Polish archaeologist

Dr Artur Obłuski is the first archaeologist in Poland to receive a prestigious ERC Starting Grant, worth nearly EUR 1.5 million. Dr Obłuski works at the research station of the University of Warsaw’s Kazimierz Michałowski Centre of Mediterranean Arch...
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Free-floating planets in the Milky Way

For a long time scientists have predicted the existence of Earth-mass free-floating planets, ejected from their parent planetary systems and gravitationally unbound to any star. Polish astronomers working at the OGLE survey at the Warsaw University A...
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BLAPs – a new class of pulsating stars

Thanks to regular brightness measurements of over a billion stars of our Galaxy, astronomers working at The Optical Gravitational Lensing Experiment (OGLE) at Warsaw University Astronomical Observatory, Poland, have discovered an unknown class of pul...