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The Fairytale of RNA

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Once upon a time, a straggly, nomadic band of brothers journeyed together through vast, foreign lands. They were called the tRNA. One day, the land began to change, slowly but surely. The tRNA were laid-back and happy. They did not Read more ›

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Favorite Science Experiments

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Post any you think I’ve missed in the comments! Physics Eratosthenes’s measurement of Earth’s circumference Michelson’s Speed of Light Becquerel’s discovery of radiation Toyabe’s ‘Bead Staircase’ Jai Singh II and Jantar Mantar Antikythera mechanism Chemistry Millikan’s Oil Drop Biology Fleming Read more ›

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Physics & Philosophy

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Illustrations – Gunjan Joshi Assuring Reality When one gently proffers “Physics” as an answer to Philosophers’ gnarly conundrums, one is often met with a ‘stop-right-there’ stare. Upon querying further, one is told that Physics does not get at the ‘essence’, Read more ›

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