Category Archives: Science

What The Hell Is Divinity?

A few blog posts and conversations with friends have made me unquiet about the concept of Divinity: What is Divinity and what does it mean? Background My friend Asuph wrote about Divinity in 2004, when I had not even started … Continue reading

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Do New Scientist’s Headlines Make Sense?

When I was in school, I was asked to participate in a debate: “Science: A Cure Or A Disease?”. Yes, my school sucked. Since then, I’ve been observing how the discipline of science remains largely misunderstood or not understood at … Continue reading

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Religion in Environmentalism

In the discussion surrounding my popular post Religion vs. Gender Equality & Feminism, there was a reference to religion and environmentalism. As if on cue, the Pope has now said: “Is it not true that inconsiderate use of creation begins … Continue reading

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Mentally Challenged, Raped, Pregnant. Abort?

While Barack Obama proclaims White House support to the UN Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities to which India is a signatory, the Indian Supreme Court has delivered a landmark judgment in a unique case of young woman … Continue reading

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My Online Social Map Visualization

A few weeks back, HyperActiveX asked me something on Twitter. “What is your data flow? Have you mapped it yet?” or something to that effect. This had been on my mind for quite a few months and I always pushed … Continue reading

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