RSI | Streda 13.06.2018, Publicistika
Can satellites replace field research when it comes to studying Climate Change-affected soil evaporation and, more pressingly, do we still have time? Dr Justína Vitková from Slovakia's Institute of Hydrology outlines a project underway to find out. From robots to wrenches, with Slovakia's "Space Office" you can enjoy the support of the European Space Agency to send your creation into orbit - providing it fits certain criteria, as Alexander Kutka from the Slovak Organisation for Space Activity (SOSA) explains. Slovakia's Institute of Geology studies the past to ascertain what awaits for us in the future. But there's more to it than that, states Dr Igor Broska. There's also a wealth of minerals and resources hidden underground which can only be located and quantified by professionals.