After painstakingly piecing together the provenance of the Lamentation of Christ by the School of Lucas Cranach the Elder, officials said they are now certain that it was stolen from Poland in the wake of World War Two.
Seeking to arouse feelings of respect while giving a clear message to future generations, the team behind it chose to meet the challenge by designing “monumental glass casts” in which “silhouettes of soldiers on a 1:1 scale would be placed in cuboids”.
The cutting-edge device, which can be used for full-colour printing using multiple materials, can be used to create sophisticated models used in dentistry, such as an anatomical model of a human head.
From Breslau to Wrocław: TFN’s Alex Webber looks back at the events of 75 years ago to see how what is today one of Poland’s prettiest cities miraculously transformed itself out the rubble of WWII.
Professor Maciej Drąg has not only identified the two key enzymes for the SARS-CoV-2 virus but also discovered it’s similarities with those from the previous SARS epidemic – by stopping either one stops the replication of the virus 100 percent!
Lawyer by day, snapper by night, Maciej Przemyk’s photos of his neighbourhood living through the coronavirus pandemic have become such a hit they have now appeared in the online edition of Polish "Vogue".
As world marks International Monuments Day, TFN looks at some of Poland’s finest.
After beating leukemia the nine-year-old caught the killer virus. She has now been named a hero for triumphing over both.
Amplicon, a Polish biotechnology company based in the south-western city of Wroclaw, has launched the manufacturing of Covid-19 diagnostic tests and reported that it can produce 15,000 such tests per week.
TFN takes a look at back at a previous epidemic Poland had to face, and how smallpox was contained.