Fractal patterns have no beginning and end. The whole exists in parts and a part exists in the whole. The universe is in you and you are in the universe.
Under one cosmic theory, we reside on a gigantic hologram.
The most abundant fundamental particles are paradoxically the most elusive.
Nobel Prize winner Amartya Sen reflects on Nalanda University’s contribution to propagating knowledge and understanding in ancient India.
A writ petition against the Jain practice of fasting-unto-death could finally force the Indian judiciary’s hand on the legality of religious suicides.
The Big Bang is bound to happen again and again creating new universes and recycling old ones.
Our ceaseless search for other worlds centers on exoplanets, some of which might be tuned for life similar to our own.
We may be the creators we have been searching for.
What we observe may just be the tip of an iceberg.
An estimated one-third of teaching positions at IIT are vacant.
We know the least about the first force we mastered.
As scientific tools falter in predicting rain patterns, Indian scientists turn to the Vedas and traditional knowledge for some fine tuning.
The reaction in India to Chhetri’s move to the U.S. has been like what happened in Japan nine years ago when Ichiro Suzuki switched to Major League Baseball
Recipes with the Maharaja touch.
The healthcare bill has Indian outsourcers salivating.
Health benefits of common herbs and spices in the Indian kitchen.
The powerful place food occupies in our cultural imagination.
We know almost nothing about 95 percent of our universe.
India’s Traditional Knowledge Digital Library believes it has found the silver bullet in the biopiracy wars. Critics say it is aiming at the wrong targets.
Dr Vandana Shiva, ecofeminist activist and head of Navdanya, says traditional knowledge should be in the public domain, not a government monopolized library.
Dr V. K. Gupta, Director of the Traditional Knowledge Digital Library, explains why the Indian approach to biopiracy has been so effective.
What we see comprises just 10 percent of our universe. We know nothing of the remaining 90 percent, except that it exercises gravitational pull on observable objects.
One ABCD tries to understand what it really means to be Indian.
Say It With Vegetables
Is time real, a fundamental quality of the universe, or just an illusion?
Don't trust what you see in the heavens.
The ABCD's - American Born Confused Desis - is a subculture expected to become the next batch of medical students, entrepreneurs and cancer-curing researchers for which Indian parents laid the foundation
The phenomenon that spooked Albert Einstein.
Can you imagine antiworlds and antipeople out there?
Why America’s political thinkers and their ideas don’t travel very well.
Radical, new cosmological theories of multiverses, oscillating universe and the Big Bang have eerie parallels in Vedic cosmology.
Tailoring businesses like Raja Fashions and Mohan’s Custom Tailors outsourced long before outsourcing was cool.
Indian gays celebrate legal win, strive for social acceptance.
Akash Shukla had his legs sawed in two to gain 2.5 inches.
Everything you need to know about natural beauty products.
Rather than creating new products that would require companies to change or alter their way of operating, all these companies do the same thing at much lower costs.
Shake hard and harder…. Thrust and move.… Stick it in now. Com’on faster and faster….
When your child has an Indian mother and a French papa, the subject of a suitable name is a cultural and linguistic minefield.
Notebook computers are taking off in India.
I watched with young and startled eyes as my grandfather stormed into my house, gave my quiet father a mouthful and stormed away. It was the first time I witnessed a big deal being made about retirement.