Societies with high level of satisfaction are those in which tolerance and mutual trust dominate. However, none of these attitudes brings satisfaction directly, and people with such views are no happier than prejudiced people, according to the research of psychologist Prof. Jakub Kryś.
Social psychologists researched the sense of pride, importance and strength that participants in the protests in Poland draw from their involvement. They analysed motivations the participants of the Committee for the Defence of Democracy protests, Black Marches and protests against logging in the Białowieża Forest.
Man meets the criteria of the invasive species. But we are capable of predicting the effects of our global expansion and prevent them, says biologist Dr. Andrzej Mikulski. In his opinion, altruism, an approach that has long been giving us advantage in evolution, can protect us and the Earth from the destructive effects of our invasion.