MTA: Government proposals threaten academic freedom

The government's proposals for the transformation of the network of research institutions including its...

Manfred Weber receives cry for help from Hungarian scientists

János Kertész Hungarian physicist has written an open letter to Manfred Weber, leader of the European...

Science academy appeals to lawmakers over planned changes

The Hungarian Academy of Sciences, in letter sent to lawmakers on Wednesday, asks parliament to consider...

Bolyai Prize goes to renowned Hungarian-American physicist Barabási

President János Áder recognised world-renowned Hungarian-American physicist Albert-László Barabási...

Hungarian Academy of Sciences to be put under state oversight in August

The plan had been already made but the government waited for the end of the EP voting. The Hungarian...

Hungarian researchers on the top of the scientific world

Hungarian scientists discovered a method by which breast cancer can be diagnosed much earlier, easier and swifter. Their related article...

Academics demonstrate for research freedom in Budapest

A demonstration was held in Budapest on Thursday in support of the academic freedom of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) and against...

MTA head, minister sign letter of intent on future of Academy research network

The network of research institutes of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) will be separated from the MTA but its structure will otherwise...

Most Hungarians see tipping doctors after treatment as a crime – survey

A majority of Hungarians disapprove of tipping doctors after treatment and want the practice to be classed as a crime, according to Hungarian...

Hungarian science academy board requests talks on research institutes

The board of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) has appointed MTA president Laszlo Lovasz to initiate talks with the innovation and...