Category: science

The Botanic Garden of Moscow State University “The Apothecaries’ Garden” (Ботанический сад МГУ им. М.В. Ломоносова «Аптекарский сад»)

In 1706 Tsar Peter the Great decreed that the new apothecaries’ garden for the cultivation of medicinal plants should be opened on the northern edge of Moscow. The plants which had been growing in the Garden were used not only for the preparation of drugs but also for […]

Memorial Museum-estate of Academician I. P. Pavlov (Мемориальный музей-усадьба академика И.П. Павлова)

Ivan Petrovich Pavlov is the scientist of world-wide reputation, the first Russian Nobel prize winner in the field of medicine and physiology (1904), the honorary member of 132 academic communities, the Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Cambridge. The Memorial Museum-estate complex has two houses, the garden, […]