30. 4. 2020

The Government of the Czech Republic, in conjunction with the actual situation of the coronavirus pandemic, has amended the rules as of 27 April 2020 for EU citizens and other foreigners to enter the territory of the Czech...

26. 5. 2020

The historic first online elections have resulted in the new UP Academic Senate for the 2020–2023 term. The elections took place on May 19–25 via the Internet due to the coronavirus epidemic and related restrictions.

25. 5. 2020

Miniature particles with a magnetic core and a thin silica shell on the surface to isolate viral RNA developed by scientists at the Regional Centre of Advanced Technology and Materials (RCPTM), the Faculty of Science, are now...

21. 5. 2020

Advancement of microscopic investigation of materials performed by LiteScope, a high-tech device designed and manufactured by the company NenoVision, Brno, is the goal of a new project funded by the Technology Agency of the Czech...

20. 5. 2020

Robotický systém přezdívaný Popelka, který je určený k automatické přípravě vzorků pro výzkum chování rostlin v závislosti na prostředí, vyvinuli výzkumníci Centra regionu Haná pro biotechnologický a zemědělský výzkum (CRH) ve...

19. 5. 2020

Up to one-fifth of Czech schoolchildren aged 13–15 do not know their way around health issues. They do not understand instructions from their physicians. They are unable to assess the health information they come across. Children...

18. 5. 2020

This year, about a fifth of bee colonies, which have been decimated by varroosis for a long time, did not survive the winter in the Czech Republic. This year’s bee colony losses are the highest since 2013, when their regular...

12. 5. 2020

Books can once again be borrowed from the UP Library. Information about the special borrowing system via the “loans window” can be found below. How does it work? The system is contact-less, via a window on the ground floor...

11. 5. 2020

Dear Colleagues, Employees, Students, It’s evident that the crisis brought on by the coronavirus epidemic is gradually ebbing, and our society, the Czech Republic, and all of Europe are slowly getting back to normal life.

11. 5. 2020

Another significant decline in groundwater levels and flow in rivers and streams in the Czech Republic this year will be caused by a drought that struck in the spring – much earlier than in previous years, due to poor snow cover...