Understanding creativity with Feynman, Tonegawa and Taika Waititi!

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There has been a long discussion on what fuels creativity or what is the hidden secret behind a creative mind. If one were to google it, one would find a long list of reasons ranging from childhood surroundings, passion and many more similar attributes. But, one thing that would be common behind all these articles online or newspaper articles is the word — Curiosity. Most of the people attribute curiosity to be the basic recipe for a highly creative mind, and they aren’t wrong. History has given us enough examples to prove this simple fact, from the discovery of the atom to the making of ‘The Jojo rabbit.’ So, what is that which makes a curious mind highly creative? Let’s go through some of the famous people from history and find out what they thought and how they lived a creative life, and scourge for any pieces of knowledge that might help us prove that curiosity forms the basis of creativity. …


Let’s take a look at the phenomena of the quantum entanglement, crucial for teleporting data!

“They used to say that if Man was meant to fly, he’d have wings. But he did fly. He discovered he had to.” Captain Kirk.

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Poster made by Sanghamitra Anand

For years, we have watched numerous sci-fi movies use teleportation for transport. Whether it was Mr Spock saving Captain Kirk or Nightcrawler saving the X-Men, we always wished we could experience it firsthand. The idea of disappearing from one place and appearing in another seems fascinating when compared to our daily lives. How many times have we wondered if we could teleport ourselves from our rooms to the classrooms and from there to some distant place to take a moment off? …


Unfolding the mysteries of the world of MCU with Dr Spyridon Michalakis

The greatest treasure of human interactions are perhaps conversations that forever change your thought paradigm. We were lucky enough to have a taste of that connection with a quantum physicist none other than the Marvel scientific advisor himself, Dr Spyridon (Spiros) Michalakis. Physicist and researcher at Caltech, Spiros is best known in the academic world for his contributions to the ‘quantum hall effect’ problem. However, Spiros is also a part of the charismatic universe of Marvel. …


Meteor threats, Starlink launch, moon shrinking and much more…

“The month of May is a pleasant time; its face is beautiful; the blackbird sings his full song, the living wood is his holding, the cuckoos are singing and ever singing; there is a welcome before the brightness of the summer.” — Lady Gregory

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“May: the lilacs are in bloom. Forget yourself.”

One hundred years ago, in May 1919, an experiment changed the way we viewed the universe. Arthur Eddington and his team confirmed the theory of relativity given by Albert Einstein, whose name is a synonym with word ‘genius’. …


SpaceX and Nasa Collaboration, Reversing the time, high-speed pulsars and much more…

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Made by Pavan Bhushan

“Blossom by blossom the spring begins.”

With the spring equinox and many ancient Roman observances, March is famous for hosting a large number of events. With recent advances in the field of space sciences, we bring you a curated list of all the hot news that happened in March. …


Privately funded rovers, New space projects, Alien DNA breakthrough and much more…

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Despite being the shortest month of the year, February held a lot of events, discoveries and space missions. With the month coming to an end, here we bring you our insights of the best-curated updates from the last 28 days, all at one place.

Top stories of the month

Backward worlds: Planet 9 project is a NASA fund citizen scientist project, which aims to discover the brown dwarfs and low mass stars in the vicinity of our solar system in hope to detect the planet 9. …


The universe is gigantic, and if we ever want to have a shot at exploring it, we can’t leave one half of humanity suppressed. It would require a joint effort, and that’s what these ladies have proved.

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Poster made by Pavan Bhushan

Ann Druyan once said- “ As a species, we tend to lie quite a bit, to ourselves and each other. So a reason to go into a career in science and technology is to become a more powerful person.” The exquisite universe doesn’t care about menial humane biases, and this is where its grandeur lies. In a planet succumbed to societal bias against women, the vast cosmos is an outlet, a source of courageous power, and these exceptional women had the strength to pursue that courage. …


Since the inception, humanity has battled with the question of their absolute existence; is the answer finally here?

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The Tree by Sudanese artist Ibrahim El-Salah (Source: artsy.net)

Nineteen years and still one of the most epic scenes to be ever filmed in the history of Hollywood belongs to the era changing franchise — The Matrix, but that’s not the only thing that etched this movie in our memories. It was also responsible for popularising an idea that sparked a decade of debates on the topic of simulated reality. The idea that we might all just be living in an illusion, not metaphorically but literally, baffled a lot of people.


Roman God on his Chariot, Beginning of the Autumn And More!

“From Babylonian astronomy to creating whistlers in the laboratory, it has been a journey of myths and legends.”

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Ever wondered why humans took it upon themselves to explore the vastness of the cosmos, when they haven’t even explored the whole Earth yet? What made them spend billions of dollars to go explore the space that they knew nothing about? Each group had a different story to tell.

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