Membership of the European Union has already improved the status of science among the 10 countries that joined the bloc last May, researchers and officials have told
"We have witnessed a change of quality in Estonian science, and probably in other Baltic states as well," Izold Pustylnik, vice chairman of the Estonian section of Euroscience, told
EU membership seems to be raising awareness of the opportunities for collaboration. For example, Edvard Kobal, director of the Slovenian Science Foundation, told
In some aspects of funding, however, little immediate impact has...