Zero-sum game

There’s a virus among the speciesThere are pests among the plantsAn all-devouring darknessThroughout the seas and lands Its greed knows no bounds, masterIt’s perfect for our experiment, sireLet us begin,…

A year with Tesla S (75D)

Back in 2016, I had registered for Tesla Model 3. But in January 2018, the registration status on Tesla’s website, mentioned the availability date of “early 2019“. We had a…

Reversing the “arrow of time”

Most of us learnt the laws of thermodynamics and know very well that heat travels from hot object to cold. Even if you don’t know thermodynamics, your hot cup of…

Time crystals!

You would have read news about time crystals the new awesome state of matter being observed. Also would’ve read articles talking about quantum entanglement & quantum computing relating to these…

Smartwatches .. uhm.. need to change!

Smartwatches have been around for some time now. I didn’t jump on to the bandwagon until 2015 when I bought the Moto 360. Here is why I think smartwatches need…

Join the hunt to discover Planet Nine

Planet Nine is still a mystery! On January 20th, 2016, researchers Konstantin Batygin and Michael E. Brown of Caltech announced that they had found evidence that hinted at the existence…

Four new elements added to the periodic table

So, four new elements: nihonium (Nh), moscovium (Mc), tennessine (Ts) and oganesson (Og).  have been approved (on November 28). The periodic tables around the world will now have to be replaced with this…

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Low calorie sweeteners & abdominal obesity

As a diabetic I use Splenda / Stevia to sweeten my morning coffee / tea. There are studies which have shown links between low calorie sweeteners, artificial sweeteners & obesity…

Elegant markdown editor I tried – Typora

Ever since I am back in the Github land,  I have to write “.md” or markdown files. Of course markdown is a becoming quite popular these days with a lot…

Batman Vs Superman : Dawn of Justice — review!

Just came back from watching Batman vs Superman – Dawn of Justice and was discussing it with my wife during the 30 minute drive back home from the cinemas. In…

BitCoin …

The recent demise of Mt.Gox and IRS saying that they view BitCoin as a taxable property rather than currency, have triggered many debates online. I had posted following on my…