Trees Are Friendlier Than You Think
World + People

Trees Are Friendlier Than You Think

Somewhat surprisingly, trees that grow close together form sociable communities, where they ‘talk’ to each other, share information and look after themselves.
Jonny Thomson
‘Know thyself’ is not just silly advice: it’s actively dangerous
Soul + Body
Breathe In

‘Know thyself’ is not just silly advice: it’s actively dangerous

There is a phrase you are as likely to find in a serious philosophy text as you are in the wackiest self-help book: ‘Know thyself!’. But what does it really mean? And why is it so dangerous?
Bence Nanay
Looking to the future always diverts us from our present life, from the here and now.
– Magdalena Róża Skoczewska
Unshaken as The Himalayas
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Breathe In

Unshaken as The Himalayas

For centuries, yoga adepts and spiritual seekers have been heading to Rishikesh, a small city in northern India. Przekrój editor and yogi Agnieszka Rostkowska followed in their footsteps to talk with Sandeep Pandey, one of the most renowned yoga teachers in the Himalayan Yoga tradition.
Agnieszka Rostkowska
Find the Inner Teacher
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Wellbeing

Find the Inner Teacher

Kirti Gahlawat, a winner of multiple world championship medals in yoga, discusses respecting limits in yoga and how to find a good teacher, along with much more.
Agnieszka Rostkowska
Francesca Woodman: Intimacy
Art + Stories
Experiences

Francesca Woodman: Intimacy

The American photographer known for her blurry black-and-white pictures was active for just several years, and her poetic and provocative work is only now receiving the recognition it deserves.
Julia Fiedorczuk
Przekrój: Our History At a Glance
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Dreams and Visions

Przekrój: Our History At a Glance

Przekrój is the oldest Polish magazine about culture and society—operating since 1945 and valued by millions of readers. At its height, weekly circulation reached 700,000 copies.
Maria Prymachenko: An Artist for Our Times
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Art

Maria Prymachenko: An Artist for Our Times

She is the most famous Ukrainian artist. She painted, drew, decorated ceramics, and embroidered. Her designs appeared on postage stamps and coins. Maria Prymaczenko continues to inspire artists around the world to this day.
Kacha Szaniawska
How to pronounce Przekrój?
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Dreams and Visions

How to pronounce Przekrój?

Have you ever wondered what the title of our magazine sounds like in its original form? Here’s a short demonstration.
Salt Baths, Saline Solutions
Soul + Body
Wellbeing

Salt Baths, Saline Solutions

They are present in seawater, seaweed, magnesium sulfate; they restore, preserve and make potent.
Anna Drzewiecki
Our lives do not depend on success, yet we must have gained the impression that they do.
– Alexander Lowen
(Meta)physics
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Outer Space

(Meta)physics

The more science helps us explain the world, the less we need our imaginations. But fantasizing is an important pastime, so let’s embark on a bold journey to the very edge of modern physics. 
Łukasz Lamża
A Universe of Gameplay
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The Other School

A Universe of Gameplay

Life is a game and everyone (or really, everything) is a player.
Krzysztof Kłosin
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