The guest of the program is Academician Vladimir Strakhov.
The academician talks about the state of Russian science.
The conversation touches upon the problems of lack of funding, the level of the backlog of Russian science, in comparison with foreign countries, explains the reasons for the hunger strikes as acts of protest.
There is a detailed criticism of the government's work regarding the distribution of the budget and dissatisfaction with the socio-political passivity of scientists.
Strakhov V.N. - Doctor of Physics and Mathematics, Professor, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Director of the Institute of Physics of the Earth named after O.Yu. Schmidt of the Russian Academy of Sciences (1989-2002), public figure.