Smart Cities, Networks and Biospheres

NBC News – Politics Why has climate change become more of a buzzword now than the past few decades? Is it because of the increase in the communication media technology that everyone is made known about it? Or is it because of the population explosion that has diminished the earth from vital resources? Apparently, I…

MetroPolarity: Against Empire

Voodoo Loa Cards by Ula Fish We all know that the world today runs on Einstein’s E=mc2 theory of energy to mass conversion. This is scientific, yes. However, as laypersons, do we ponder about the possibility that there can be more to this? Are we running the world with this, only because it’s the best-proven theory so far? Didn’t we once live…

Twelve Discontents

I am identifying one thing that troubles me about: 1. Myself Perfection indeed sounds like a good quality to have. I look at it, as a superpower. It’s mostly useful and is great to make you look good, but not everyone is happy with a superhero flying around. Some say I only do that for…

Throwback to Durga Pooja and how Incredible is India!

Last year this time, me along with my friends Shanky and Ankit, took a trip across north and east of India to experience Durga Pooja. During this festive season of October, Dusshera (or Dasara, as called in the south) is also celebrated. Our trip first began with a 2-day dash to Chennai, where Shanky and I met up with…