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Welcome to "Przekrój"!

In case you wonder where you are, and especially since you probably can’t pronounce the name of this website, here’s a little help. “Przekrój” (pron. ‘p-SHEH-crooy’) is the oldest magazine about society and culture in Poland. Now it’s also available in English!

“Przekrój” Magazine brings to the English reader some of the best journalism from across Central and Eastern Europe, in such fields as culture, society, ecology and literature. Stand aside from the haste and fierceness of everyday news and join us now!

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

The natural world is full of beauty, so why do we assume that only humans can perceive it? Perhaps animals are capable of delight, too?

Mikołaj Golachowski

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

Mikołaj Golachowski

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

Magazine / science
Fledging Pains
Fledging Pains
Magazine / science

Just like among humans, parenting exists in the animal kingdom, too. Whether it constitutes purposeful teaching is still under debate.

Mikołaj Golachowski

Magazine / science
Made for Walking?
Made for Walking?
Magazine / science

The story of land vertebrates begins around 400 million years ago. But was the evolution of fins and then legs really such a great idea?

Mikołaj Golachowski

Magazine / science
The Discreet Movements of the Sunflower
The Discreet Movements of the Sunflower
Magazine / science

Plants – fixed to the earth by their roots – move in an entirely different way to humans and animals. What biological mechanisms enable their movement?

Marcin Zych

Magazine / science
Parallel Rainbows
Parallel Rainbows
Magazine / science

Human visual perception blesses us with only a glimpse of the light spectrum – for many animals, the colour world is a true sight to behold.

Szymon Drobniak

Reading / science
We Could All Use an Octopus Teacher
We Could All Use an Octopus Teacher
Reading / science

In light of Netflix’s “My Octopus Teacher” winning the Oscar for Best Documentary Feature, a biologist writes about just how clever cephalopods really are.

Mikołaj Golachowski

Magazine / science
Baby Beasts
Baby Beasts
Magazine / science

From post-natal death to hatching out of a mother’s back, the modes of reproduction in the animal world are far more varied than that of humans.

Mikołaj Golachowski

Magazine / science
Testing the Waters
Testing the Waters
Magazine / science

Our biologist-reporter tunes in to an interview with a particle of water, who explains everything we could wish to know about its structure and properties.

Tomasz Sitarz

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