Ukrainian students win four medals at the Beijing Olympiad
Ukrainian students won two silver and two bronze medals at the International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics held in Beijing.The medals were awarded to representatives of Kharkiv Physics and Mathematics Lyceum №27, Lviv Physical-Mathematical Lyceum of Ivan Franko Lviv National University and Kyiv Lyceum No.142.The International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics is held annually
Three medals won by Ukrainian team at the Olympiad in Tehran
Ukrainian pupils won three medals at the 29th International Biology Olympiad held in Tehran. Isakova Lada won a silver medal, Yevtushok Vladyslav and Trokhymchuk Roman became bronze medalists. In total, about 300 students from 71 countries of the world took part in the competitions.The International Biology Olympiad (IBO) is held annually. The participants are evaluated in the format of the individual score on the test results
Ukraine wins the ISF Gymnasiade for the first time
Ukrainian athletes-schoolchildren won the 17th ISF Gymnasiade held in Marrakesh. Overall, 122 pupils from 22 oblasts won 112 medals.Young athletes competed in the following disciplines: archery, athletics, boxing, chess, cycling, fencing, artistic gymnastics, gymnastics, sports aerobics, judo, karate, petanque, swimming, taekwondo, tennis, freestyle wrestling, Greco-Roman wrestling
School student from Zakarpattia Oblast makes paper breakthrough
Valentyn Frechka from the village of Sokyrnytsia (Zakarpattia Oblast) has invented a technology to make paper from fallen leaves.During the year the young man gathered leaves of birch, willow, oak and hornbeam, and then turned them into cellulose and made paper afterwards.As the young inventor says the paper is suitable for 'eco' packages
Ukrainian school students win three gold medals in Beijing
Three Ukrainian pupils won gold medals at the Beijing Youth Science Creation Competition held in China.The winners were: Amalia Kyrylova ('Integrative method in diagnostics of neurocirculatory dystonia' project) and Daniela Haychuk and Maksym Palladin (team project 'Study of heavy metals in plants and their effect on pyramidal neurons in living organisms')
Brazilian Science and Technology Fair brought Ukraine two gold medals
At the International Student Olympiad on Ecology, held within the framework of the 32nd MOSTRATEC International Science and Technology Fair in Brazil, two Ukrainians won gold medals.Kateryna Malkina from Mariupol Technical Lyceum has won gold for the project New Method for Biogenic Utilization of High Density Polyethylene (HDPE)', devoted to the possibility of a particular species of larvae to digest polyethylene.The second gold went to Yuri Pasha from the National Medical University named after O.Bohomolets