The last twenty years have seen the return of wolves in Europe. They even appeared in countries where they had not been seen for several hundred years. This process may be associated with a change in the state policy concerning wolves in Poland in the late 1990s, suggest scientists from the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology PAS.
Interest in online pornography has increased during the pandemic, and in Polish relationships there are more conflicts and domestic violence – and more sex. Social isolation is often a survival test for a relationship, teacher, sexologist and family counselor Professor Zbigniew Izdebski says in an interview with PAP.
Dense crowns of trees are a buffer, a 'time capsule' protecting against the effects of rapid climate change. But when they become less dense, for example due to mass felling or tree diseases, the conditions at the forest floor dramatically change and threaten the species that live there. These are the conclusions from a study published in 'Science', in which Polish researchers took part.
The generation of millennials (born in the 1980s and 1990s) treats their apartments as an intimate, fiercely guarded world. Unlike the generation of their parents and grandparents, these people prefer to meet with friends in public space, where everyone can feel at home, says cultural anthropologist Professor Wojciech Burszta.