Food: Food for body; Christmas is one of the most beautiful and magical times. In Poland most of families will spend this time together preserving old Christmas traditions. The Poles have many of them such as singing carols, eating 12 dishes (no meat or alcohol) on Christmas Eve, looking for the first star or going… Read More Pierogi: Polish delicacy
(Mood: optimistic) We are in middle of constant discussions about world problems from gender equality to global warming and a need of clean water (that Oksana described in her inspiring post entitled ‘The taste of water’ https://researcherblogski.wordpress.com/2018/12/14/the-taste-of-the-water/). These discussions are not only led by politicians, scientists and activists but also by everyman in the streets of… Read More Can we fix it? Yes we can!
Once my younger brothers asked me what it means that I am a scientist and what do scientists do on a daily basis. I was pleasantly surprised that such a young person is interested in my work so I tried to explain it to him in the most interesting and ‘cool’ way possible. Unfortunately, I… Read More #17 Is it art or science?
What is your favourite TV show in 2017? Have you already seen new series such as ‘13 Reasons Why’ or ‘Handmaid’s Tale’? Were you counting days until the release of next season of ‘House of Cards’, ‘Games of Thrones’ or ‘Stranger Things’? Or maybe you had to wait many years for a next season of… Read More #10 ‘Good things come to those who wait’ – a germ of 2017
Hello everyone! My name is Dagmara and I am a PhD at Karolinska Institutet. I graduated from molecular biology at the University of Gdansk in Poland. I love travelling so I couldn’t stay still during my undergrad and I did a part of my studies in Glasgow and Paris. As I found it difficult to… Read More Meet New Blogger: Dagmara Kaczynska on daily rituals and habits of scientists