In the upcoming Nolan release, Interstellar, Astrophysicists and Mathematicians came together with the film’s production team to create the visualisation of a black hole. In this marriage of the natural sciences and special effects, we get a chance to see what a black hole would actually look like for the first time. Click on the link […]Read more "Visualisation of a Black Hole"
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“We reflect our culture…So when you are asked to think for yourself, you cant..” Jacque Fresco Question, reflect and think about the reality around us.Read more "Think!"
There is a sobering and a rather dismal fact that is increasingly gaining momentum and acknowledgement…That the education that we received is not in line with the changing world around us, and that the very expensive degrees, for which we made so many sacrifices to attain, were already outdated even before we began the courses in […]Read more "Dr. Woodie Flowers: What is the Future of Education?"
A vision of where we are going and how we need to rethink the parameters of education.Read more "What is 21st century education?"
“Keep your heads up, put one foot in front of the other, and focus on getting to the top of that goddamn hill”, bellowed the Caporal. It was a phrase that I had heard time and time again, along with my other ‘camarades’ legionnaires. It was an expression we were accustomed to hearing as young […]Read more "How spending 5 years in the French Foreign Legion helped me find direction."
Having recently completed a Coursera course on the Big Bang and Dark Energy, I was pleasantly surprised to find a recently published video on Youtube that summarized my entire 4 week course program in one simple 3 minute video. Watch this well made video infographic to understand the elegance of our universe from it’s infinitesimally small […]Read more "Chronology of the Universe"