"Loving Vincent" and his legacy: on the master's birthday
Swapravo Bhakta, March 30, 2018
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
ART, Culture & Society
The Art and Science of Ernst Haeckel: An epitome of biological illustrations
Soham Biswas, February 16, 2017
Science and art - a gap, some might say a yawning chasm, has always existed between the two. Then occasionally, just every now and then, someone comes along who attempts (and succeeds) in closing the gap between the two. So it was with the German Ernst Haeckel.
Science & Arts, Science & Technology
Crispr: The future of gene editing, all you needed to know
Sudip Maji, February 06, 2017
In fewer than 5 years, CRISPR has revolutionised the face of biology. What is CRISPR? How it happens? How big of a deal is it? How does it change the future? All you needed to know about it.
BIOLOGY, Science & Technology
Hasselblad Masters Award 2018
Soham Biswas, January 30, 2018
The Hasselblad Masters is one of the world's most prestigious professional photographic competitions. Winners receive the prestigious awards, medium format cameras, and are invited to shoot for a collaborative project with Hasselblad. Let's take a look at the 2018 winners.
Creativity, Culture & Society
Sudip Maji, September 18, 2017
After two decades of thrilling exploration, the Cassini spacecraft ended its mission on Sep 15, 2017, marking the end of the most successful space expeditions in NASA's history. In this article, we take a look at the accomplishments, design, pictures clicked by Cassini and few upcoming and ongoing missions of NASA.
SPACE, Science & Technology
The Man Booker Prize 2017
Sudip Maji, September 11, 2017
We've all read a novel, atleast once in our lifetime. We've seen shelves full of them. Reading one feels like - "to travel without moving an inch". Here, we talk about The Man Booker Prize, The Longlist and Shortlist 2017 and The Man Booker International Prize
Literature, Culture & Society
Rovio plans to go public with $2 Billion valuation
Sudip Maji, August 22, 2017
Rovio Entertainment Oy, the game studio responsible for developing the mega-hit game and movie Angry Birds is reportedly planning an IPO(Initial Public Offering) as early as next month,that could value the company at about $2 billion.
Angry Birds, World Events
Maryam Mirzakhani: the person who deserves to be known
Sudip Maji, August 16, 2017
On 14th July the world lost a scholar in the field of Mathematics, Maryam Mirzakhani the first and only woman to win the prestigious Fields Medal - an award considered equivalent to Noble Prize in Mathematics.
MATHEMATICS, Science & Technology