Turkey declared seven days of national mourning after the earthquakes, more than 1,600 dead

According to the data of the Turkish Disaster Management, at 4:17 local time, an earthquake with a magnitude of 7.4 occurred in the Pazarcik district of Kahramanmaras province in southern Turkey, which was followed by a 6.4 earthquake in the Nurdagi district of Gaziantep province in southeastern Turkey at 4:26 a.m. , followed by a […]

Firefighters destroyed around 130 tons of explosives and ammunition last year

Firefighters were alerted to almost 1,900 cases in 2022 – most often from the central part of the country – and a total of about 130 tons of various types of explosive devices, ammunition, and hazardous materials of military origin were destroyed, the 1st Firefighter Regiment of the Hungarian Armed Forces announced on Facebook on […]

Katalin Karikó and Drew Weissman received the Cameron Prize

The new year starts with an award for Dr. Katalin Karikó, a professor at the University of Szeged. For her significant contribution to the development of Covid-19 vaccines, the Hungarian biochemist and his fellow American researcher, Dr. Drew Weissman, received the Cameron Prize for Therapeutics from the University of Edinburgh.