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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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27 results
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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

Magazine / science
A Killer in Corpolis
A Killer in Corpolis
Magazine / science

A series of mysterious cell deaths in Corpolis bring Detective XY back for one last case – revealing an ingenious biological phenomenon in the process.

Tomasz Sitarz

Magazine / science
A Long Nap in the Freezer
A Long Nap in the Freezer
Magazine / science

Want to live forever? Why not try cryonics – an expensive and unproven scientific procedure with tempting results, at least for some.

Łukasz Lamża

Magazine / science
What Holds Us Here
What Holds Us Here
Magazine / science

Gravity doesn’t only dictate the trajectory of inanimate objects – without it, it would be impossible for human, animal and plant life to exist.

Mikołaj Golachowski

Magazine / science
The Magic of Mushrooms
The Magic of Mushrooms
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Our unmatched biologist-reporter takes a camping trip to the forest, where – after eating a freshly-picked mushroom breakfast – he ends up on the other side of the mycelium.

Tomasz Sitarz

Magazine / society
The Spore You Know
The Spore You Know
Magazine / society

Autumn marks the beginning of mushroom-picking season, but for those lacking mycological knowledge, there’s an alternative: you can grow your own fungi at home.

Marcin Kozłowski

Magazine / science
The Book of Generation
The Book of Generation
Magazine / science

Our biologist-reporter observes a story similar to the Judeo-Christian account of creation, but featuring soil, plants and fungi instead.

Tomasz Sitarz

Magazine / science
How the Brain Matures
How the Brain Matures
Magazine / science

Biologist Marek Kaczmarzyk talks about how humans differ from chimpanzees, the problem with fractions, and whether the brain ever really matures.

Aleksandra Pezda

Magazine / science
Hues of Our Own
Hues of Our Own
Magazine / science

A biologist explains how we perceive colour – and how those perceptions can be unique to each of us.

Szymon Drobniak

Magazine / science
The Non-Neutral Scientist of Neutrons
The Non-Neutral Scientist of Neutrons
Magazine / science

From electrician to Nobel Peace Prize laureate via work on the atomic bomb, the life of Polish physicist Józef Rotblat was full of remarkable twists and turns.

Marek Górlikowski

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