On February 7, the State Kremlin Palace hosted a gala concert in honor of the Day of Russian Science.
6 thousand representatives of universities, scientific organizations, enterprises, design organizations, young scientists and many others were invited to the holiday.
As part of the concert with the participation of Russian pop stars, the ceremony of awarding the winners of the prize to young scientists was also held.
Every year in February, the domestic scientific community celebrates its professional holiday – Day of Russian Science, established by decree of the President of the Russian Federation in 1999. On February 8, 1724 (January 28 according to the old style), by decree of the governing Senate, by order of Peter the First, the Academy of Sciences was founded in Russia.