The claim that watching TV, using a smartphone or tablet destroys the child's brain is a myth. It is important, however, to provide new media in a manner adapted to the child's developmental capabilities, and the screen should not replace the parent. Psychologist Dr. Małgorzata Wójtowicz-Szefler talks about how to use information technologies in the first years of the child's life.
Without a clear vision of Poland's development, social tensions between large cities and the rest of the country will increase, Professor Romuald Jończy says in an interview with PAP. In his opinion, this decisions to migrate to large cities are the main cause of depopulation. They also affect the fertility rate.
Narcissism is positively associated with a tendency to become addicted to social media. This addiction can develop not only as a compensation mechanism among people with high interpersonal sensitivity and weak social relations, but also as a result of inefficient self-regulation expressed in antagonism and hostility towards others, a Polish study shows.
A digital tool for measuring gender equality in science has been developed by experts from the National Information Processing Institute - National Research Institute. Among other things, it offers insight into data about women employed in the science sector in Poland and Europe.