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Welcome to “Przekrój”!

In case you’re wondering where you are, and especially since you probably can’t pronounce the name of this website, here’s a little help—“Przekrój” (pronounced “p-SHEH-crooy”) is the oldest society and culture magazine in Poland, now available in English.

“Przekrój” Magazine brings English-speaking readers some of the best journalism from across Central and Eastern Europe, in the fields of wellbeing, art, literature, science, ecology, philosophy, psychology, and more. Take a break from the speed and intensity of the daily news and join us!

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47 results
47 results
Magazine
Magazine
Magazine / science
A Recipe for Death
A Recipe for Death
Magazine / science

The ageing process in the human body is the sum of various symptoms, each of which can affect living cells.

Tomasz Sitarz

Magazine / science
In-gene-ious Solutions
In-gene-ious Solutions
Magazine / science

In the natural world, biological codes play an important evolutionary role in ensuring that animals communicate honestly – and continue to survive.

Szymon Drobniak

Magazine / science
Jungle Liars
Jungle Liars
Magazine / science

The natural world is full of examples of mimicry, whereby animals adapt or change their appearance in order to deceive nearby threats.

Szymon Drobniak

Magazine / science
Through Storm and Drought
Through Storm and Drought
Magazine / science

Edith and Frederic Clements were early pioneers in ecology and the holistic approach to nature – yet their work has not been fully appreciated until recently.

Paulina Wilk

Reading / science
Feathered Flirts, Avian Advances
Feathered Flirts, Avian Advances
Reading / science

Author and naturalist Jacek Karczewski talks about the sexual habits of birds, their symbolism in Europe, and why we must strive to describe animals in empathetic terms.

Stasia Budzisz

Reading / science
Partial Recall
Partial Recall
Reading / science

An expert in neuroscience talks about what memory is, whether we can train it, and if we might be able to read other people’s thoughts in the future.

Aleksandra Pezda

Magazine / science
Non-Human Admiration
Non-Human Admiration
Magazine / science

The biology of other species—their elaborate ornamentation, coloration, range of vision—suggests that it is not only humans who are capable of delighting in nature’s aesthetic pleasures.

Mikołaj Golachowski

Magazine / science
The Giants of the Ice Realm
The Giants of the Ice Realm
Magazine / science

Rather than shrinking in the cold, the animal inhabitants of polar seas tend to be much larger than their temperate relations. Why might this be?

Mikołaj Golachowski

Magazine / science
Simple Answers Don’t Exist
Simple Answers Don’t Exist
Magazine / science

Popular science writer Carl Zimmer talks about the multitude of ways in which we can define life and death, and what this means for us.

Jan Dzierzgowski

Reading / science
Sound of Body, Sound of Mind
Sound of Body, Sound of Mind
Reading / science

From free jazz to Bach, both music therapy and self-directed listening can have multiple health benefits for the human brain and mind.

Enis Yucekoralp

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