pixel Page 18FCEBD2B-4FEB-41E0-A69A-B0D02E5410AERectangle 52 Przejdź do treści

Science

Czytaj
Flight to Nowhere

Flight to Nowhere
Tourism, Gentrification and COVID-19

Reading / society
After a year of the pandemic, how might we change our travel and tourism habits going forward? Is this even possible in the face of gentrification? Mat Schulz
Czytaj
Touching, Seeing, Talking

Touching, Seeing, Talking
On Self-Isolating and Mental Health

Reading / society
The pandemic has taken an especially heavy toll on those with mental health conditions. Is it possible to find a solution to isolation within the online sphere of the internet? Agata Pyzik
Czytaj
The Universe Works Like a Huge Human Brain, Discover Scientists
big think

The Universe Works Like a Huge Human Brain, Discover Scientists

Reading / science
A new study found similarities between the human brain and the cosmic network of galaxies. Paul Ratner

Zobacz
Zero at the Bone

Zero at the Bone

Media / Photo
Balarama Heller’s project “Zero at The Bone” presents an eerie view of primordial, reptilian life in the Everglades. An oft-documented area, Heller’s project is altogether unique: choosing to shoot in the darkness of night, when the outline of the familiar is dimmed, Heller draws on “symbolism and the haptic” to present the relationship between predator and prey as nebulous.
Czytaj
Digital Paradise
Photography

Digital Paradise
An Interview with Wojtek Wieteska and Ania Diduch

Reading / culture
Photographer Wojtek Wieteska and curator Ania Diduch talk about their exhibition “Paradise 101” at the Manggha Museum of Japanese Art and Technology in Kraków. Joanna Kinowska
Czytaj
29th March 1857

29th March 1857
Anniversary of the Month

Reading / science
On this day in 1857, a young Indian soldier in an infantry regiment of the British East India Company decided to take a stand against his British masters. His actions kickstarted a major rebellion. Adam Węgłowski

Czytaj
March in History

March in History
Diary of an Eternal Pessimist

Reading / society
Our eternally pessimistic correspondent gives his historical highlights for the month of March. Adam Węgłowski
Czytaj
Aldona
Kopkiewicz

Why the New Year Starts in Mid-Winter

Reading / society
The Julian New Year starts right in the middle of winter. How can the sparrows from Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Story of the Year” help us understand this?
Czytaj
The New History of the Milky Way

The New History of the Milky Way

Reading / science
Over the past two years, astronomers have rewritten the story of our galaxy. Charlie Wood/Quanta Magazine
Czytaj
How Was I Supposed to Not Know?

How Was I Supposed to Not Know?
A Personal Journey Across Buddhism (Part 2)

Reading / society
An author and practising Buddhist discusses his manyfold spiritual path – and how he chose which school to follow – in the second part of our new series about Buddhism. Juliusz Strachota

Czytaj
A Puzzling Artwork (10)

A Puzzling Artwork (10)

Reading / culture
We present a quiz series involving a mysterious image connected to an artist. The featured work of this week’s artist is itself one of art history’s most puzzling paintings. Tomasz Wichrowski
Czytaj
The Fabulous Bryan Boys
sports

The Fabulous Bryan Boys
Tennis’s Champion Twins

Magazine / society
Mike and Bob Bryan don’t exist as single entities. They are the Bryan brothers – the twins who became the best tennis doubles team of all time. Andrzej Kula

Czytaj
The Dreams of the Sleeping Knight

The Dreams of the Sleeping Knight
A Metaphor for the Unconscious

Magazine / culture
The legend of the sleeping knight, who will one day awaken as a saviour, appears in various myths. How can we interpret it? Monika Waraxa
Czytaj
When Will You Die?

When Will You Die?
Personality Test

Reading / culture
Reveal when you’re going to die – or, indeed, if you’re already dead – in this personality quiz from the Everything’s Gonna Be Alright trio.  Everything's Gonna Be Alright

Czytaj
Revolutionary Stillness

Revolutionary Stillness
Meditation as Subversion

Magazine / society
In a chaotic society where work, success and profit reign supreme, the act of meditation may prove to be revolutionary. Marcin Polak
Czytaj
The Cabinet of Earthly Delights

The Cabinet of Earthly Delights
Wilhelm Reich’s Sexual Revolution

Magazine / science
With his orgone accumulator, Wilhelm Reich intended to heal the world through a sexual revolution. In reality, it was not quite as profound. Agnieszka Fiedorowicz

Czytaj
Mount Tenzing
sports

Mount Tenzing
The First Man on Everest

Magazine / society
Tenzing Norgay was the first to climb Mount Everest, alongside Edmund Hillary. This was an incredible feat, even for a Sherpa. Andrzej Kula
Czytaj
A Puzzling Artwork (11)

A Puzzling Artwork (11)

Reading / culture
We present a quiz series involving a mysterious image connected to an artist. The featured work of this week’s artist is an early example of US land art. Tomasz Wichrowski

Czytaj
A Cooperative Utopia

A Cooperative Utopia
Ubuntu and Contributionism

Reading / society
In looking towards a more utopian society, we might consider the African philosophy of ubuntu, as well as Michael Tellinger’s concept of contributionism. Agnieszka Drotkiewicz
Czytaj
Small Steps Towards a Better World

Small Steps Towards a Better World
The Life of Refugees in Greece

Reading / society
In Thessaloniki, life is difficult for both refugees and those seeking asylum. Yet there are plenty of local projects that inspire hope for these migrants in Greece. Katarzyna Rodacka