The tradition of wealthy people offering financial support to scientists and artists has its roots in ancient times. It is thanks to interest by wealthy patrons that the works of Virgil and Horace, the surrealism of Picasso and Kandinsky were created and have survived to this day.
As of the end of March, Ukraine’s economic losses in the war with Russia exceeded $600 billion, and these will only continue to grow. In these circumstances, programs for Ukraine’s financial development and reconstruction will play a key role, in particular, on the model of the Marshall Plan.
TAPS-Ukraine Charitable Foundation received $1 000 000 support from Max Polyakov, a Ukrainian philanthropist and entrepreneur. The man also called all Ukrainian IT companies and influential entrepreneurs to follow his example and financially support the fund.
The Ukrainian government completely reoriented its economy towards wartime needs, seeking to maintain its stability. This piece focuses on the close cooperation of various economic spheres of the state, which during the war has directly shaped the existence of the state as such.
The world stands with Ukraine. The results of the vote in the UN condemning Russia’s aggression against Ukraine: 141 out of 193 countries voted in favor of condemning Russia’s intervention. This piece will focus on the financial and humanitarian support being provided to Ukraine by its allies.
There are seven international space conferences scheduled in the next six months. They will bring together key players in the space industry, government officials, space agencies, and many others.
Max Polyakov Space blog has prepared an overview of the main space events.
“Space Foundation with the support of Noosphere Venture Partners announced the opening of the 12th Annual International Student Art Contest. 2022 contest theme is “Living, Working and Playing on the Moon”. Contest encourages student Artists worldwide to ‘Shoot for the Moon’.
Firefly Aerospace conducted the first flight test of our Alpha vehicle on Sept 2, 2021. Although the vehicle didn’t make orbit, the day marked a major advancement for the team. Firefly demonstrated that they “arrived” as a company capable of building and launching rockets.
The recent G7 summit announced the creation of a new international consortium of companies and government organizations focused on cybersecurity