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Why You Should Learn Polish

Is Polish the most difficult language out there? Some seem to think so. But there are plenty of reasons why you should learn it anyway!<p>Polish is …

The Secrets of Polish Broth

Until recently, chicken soup or broth, served with thin, home-made filini pasta, was served at every Sunday lunch in Polish homes. Today, …

The Robot Playmate That Teaches Your Kids How to Code | Article

Perfect for children aged 6 to 12, an engaging new toy called Photon encourages learning the basics of coding. It achieves this by being programmable …

The Polish Student Creating Artificial Eyes for the Blind

Petros Psyllos, a Polish computer science student, has created a revolutionary ‘artificial eye’ for the blind. Unsurprisingly, the young inventor, …

Computer Science

How the Enigma Code Was Broken – Video Explainer

Poland’s Shapeshifting & Disappearing Borders – Video Explainer

Tadeusz from Poland: The International Story Behind the Ultimate Polish Name

It epitomises a nation’s glorious history and its unrelentless spirit. It’s even travelled overseas to become a legitimate American name, albeit with …

Europe

It’s All About the Bolesławs: The Kings of Polish Money

Who are those mysterious regal faces on Poland’s banknotes? If you’d like to know a thing or two about these 'specimens' of greatness, and about the …

Poland

Polish Food 101 ‒ Iconic Sweets

Crispy Prince Polo, chewy caramels…what other sweets gained popularity in Poland under communism and are still bought today? Here is our subjective …

Communism

The Many Flavours of Poland’s Artisanal Alcohol

Can you flavour alcohol with amber? Or goat milk? Sure you can, if you’re making a traditional Polish nalewka.

artisanal

Who Let The Rolling Stones Rock the Iron Curtain? ‒ Video Explainer

Multimedia Guides to Polish Culture

Of all the areas of Polish culture in which a foreigner requires guidance, cinema comes to mind first. Many are acquainted with its international …

Multimedia Guides to Polish Culture

Of all the areas of Polish culture in which a foreigner requires guidance, cinema comes to mind first. Many are acquainted with its international …

Acquainted

Multimedia Guides to Polish Culture

Of all the areas of Polish culture in which a foreigner requires guidance, cinema comes to mind first. Many are acquainted with its international …

Acquainted

Multimedia Guides to Polish Culture

Of all the areas of Polish culture in which a foreigner requires guidance, cinema comes to mind first. Many are acquainted with its international …

Acquainted

A Mini-Guide to Polish Dairy

There is no Polish cuisine without soured milk, sour cream, and fresh cheeses. To the uninitiated, the range of dairy foods in Poland can seem …

Dairy

What Is a Showcase Music Festival? ‒ Video Explainer

How to Say Every Name in Poland's Euro 2016 Football Team – proper Polish pronunciation

The Link Between Quantum Physics & Curd Cheese ‒ Video Explainer

7 Summer Destinations in Poland

Summer doesn’t have to be synonymous with beach time. There are plenty of ways to enjoy the warm weather months in urban surroundings: the Polish …

Europe

Kupala Night ‒ Mixing Pagan and Christian Traditions

Like in many other European countries, the arrival of summer is celebrated on St. John’s Eve in Poland. While part of the Polish custom ‒ bonfires, …

Audio Mixing

Young Polish Woman Invents Scheduling App Worth Millions

A young Polish student named Karolina Demiańczuk has just launched Spontime, a new social app that’s designed to help users spend time with your …

Apps

Poland’s Masters of Sex: Therapy, Communist Censorship & The Polish Kamasutra

Inspired by Alfred Kinsey’s pioneering research in the US, a brave band of Poles set out to break similar ground in 1960s Poland. Encountering …

Censorship

It’s a Funny Old Game

With Euro 2016 well underway and Poland securing a spot in the knockout phase, it’s the perfect time to take a look at some of the lesser-known …

Soccer

Justyna Kopińska Wins European Press Prize

Justyna Kopińska, a journalist for Gazeta Wyborcza and Duży Format, and author of the book Polska Odwraca Oczy, has received the prestigious European …

Europe

A Foreigner's Guide to Polish Reportage | Article

Polish non-fiction writing, made famous by Kapuściński, is often considered a national speciality, along with pickled cucumbers and kiełbasa. But …

8 of the Best Reportage Books from Poland | Article

Poland has a long tradition of non-fiction writing referred to as reportage or, as it is also called, literary reportage. With investigative writing …

28 Designer Objects for Kids

Polish designers are bringing out products that are educational and picture pretty. Hand-made goods made of ecological and natural materials are …

Ecology