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Publication date: 14 April 2021. A. Odincova

April 5, 2021. PR agency "National Priorities" in cooperation with the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation and Yandex has launched a multimedia project "100 Questions to a Scientist" with the participation of leading Russian scientists working in various scientific fields.

The goal of the project is to popularize science, increase the recognition of Russian scientists, create a platform for scientific and educational activities of young scientists, and provide information support for the Year of Science and Technology.

As part of this project, a community “100 Questions for a Scientist” will be created by Yandex. The topics will change monthly in accordance with the approved themes of the months of the Year of Science and Technology. The community will select questions to scientists, experts and popularizers of science. Anyone can ask a question, and the author of the most interesting question of the month will receive a gift from Yandex. The rules for participating in the monthly competition will be described in detail by Yandex.Q service platform.

The Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation invites experts to participate in the project.

April is dedicated to space exploration:

April 1: Launch the theme "Cosmos";

April 1-30: users ask questions on the topic of the month, experts answer. The best questions go to the community;

May 1-7: Announcement of last month's winners, awarding of prizes.