Daily webcast

Bulgarian National Radio © 2021 All Rights Reserved

Bulgarian Antarctic explorers will now sail on their own ship

Photo: naval-acad.bg

A military scientific research ship with board number 421 docked in the port of Varna. It is the new acquisition of a consortium uniting the Maritime School in Varna, the Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski” and the Bulgarian Antarctic Institute.

The main tasks of the vessel will be to facilitate the Bulgarian national Antarctic expeditions, research activities under the National Program for Polar Research, as well as research in the Black Sea and the World Ocean.

The name of the ship was chosen after a competition and it is "Sts. Cyril and Methodius ”.

Until now, the Bulgarian Antarctic expedition used to reach Livingston Island from the Chilean port of Punta Arenas on board a Spanish ship.

More from category

Gallery presents live broadcast of Christo's Arc de Triomphe art project in Paris

The Art Hall gallery in Sofia will broadcast live from Paris one of the most awaited cultural events in Europe - the official opening of Christo's latest project "L'Arc de Triomphe, Wrapped' . “It will be like a living object that..

published on 9/18/21 6:00 AM

Association of Industrial Capital in Bulgaria complains of high electricity prices

The price of electricity for businesses is at shock levels, the same is the case with alternative fuels such as gas and coal, the Association of Industrial Capital in Bulgaria warned at a meeting with Energy Minister Andrey Zhivkov. He, in turn,..

published on 9/17/21 9:57 PM

Weather forecast for Bulgaria for Saturday, September 18, 2021

On Saturday the weather will be cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms are expected in the afternoon hours. Strong northwesterly winds are in the forecast for the Danubian Plain and the Upper Thracian Plain. Maximum temperatures will range from 22°C to..

published on 9/17/21 7:25 PM