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RSSU conquers the festival of science

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RSSU took part in scientific festival "NAUKA 0+" for the tenth time.

The ecent took part on October 7-9 in Expocenter. The main purpose of the festival is to popularize science among the audience of all ages, as its slogan says: «NAUKA 0+ = Science for Everybody". The event is meant to establish the dialogue between the scientific community and the society by drawing attention to the work of scientists, demonstrating the results of research activities that contribute to improving the quality and standards of living.

The event attracted adepts of science as well as people not engaged in scientific activities. Approximately 100 universities, museums and scientific centers were endorsed at the event. The festival included 12 presentations, 25 workshops, 8 concerts and scientific shows, 4 competitions, 109 exhibitions.

RSSU presented three projects: «Invisible Module», business game  «Financial Way» and media-project: "Поклонимся великим тем годам" (#ПВТГ) ("Let's revere those glorious years"). During three days the stands of these projects were visited by 600 people.

«Invisible Module» - is a unique game, encompassing all areas of life. The game field replicates a landscape with rivers, mountains, trees, towns, buildings, factories, plants etc.The patterns on the field can be changed infinite number of times since it consists of modules that can be positioned in various ways.

 Head of the department of modern technologies of Moscow State University of Education Oleg Gornov said:

«The exhibition is fantastic! There are many amusing stands designed for kids. Most of all, I like those sections where children can interact with exhibits. My child is a big fan of tanks. Presented models are amazing: they are meticulously made and neatly painted. «Invisible Model» is an interesting project.».

Stand of RSSU Faculty of Economics was one of the most conspicuous and memorable  business projects . Business game «Financial Way» stand was visited by every third guest of the event.

Vice-dean for research activities of RSSU Faculty of Economics Tatiana Shpilina said :

«On this festival we presented demo of business game «Financial way», which can be played by various kind of people. This game helps to contemplate implementation of our skills in different situations. It reveals hidden abilities and opportunities one can make use of. Besides, after playing this game some people decide to start their own business».

Russian educational media-project: Поклонимся великим тем годам (#ПВТГ) (Let´s revere those glorious years)  is a unified catalogue of  memorials and mass graves of Great Patriotic War. Virtual guide let the guests wander through battlefields. 

Many organizations took part in the festival . For instance, Center of scientific discoveries «InnoPark» presented its interactive exhibits. Guests of the event were able to explore Nature laws and set scientific experiments. Guides of the Center talked about such exhibits as "Magnetic phenomena", " Möbius strip ", "Flying ball" and others.

Forth year student Elena Fadeyeva said:

«I’m really impressed by the exhibition. Especially by the interactive stands giving opportunity to talk with members of scientific society».