17October2017

Amar Gopal Bose: Man who revolutionized sound goes silent

Call him the Minister of Sound. He earned that sobriquet. Amar Gopal Bose, the famously reclusive man who headed the eponymous company Bose Corporation, distinguished himself from the crowd for his imagination, grit, courage and for gifting [...]

Science decodes ‘internal voices’

The studies focused on a part of the brain associated with sounds called the superior temporal gyrusResearchers have demonstrated a striking method to reconstruct words, based on the brain waves of patients thinking of those words.The technique [...]

REEL TIME: An Audio Journey through John Ashbery’s Early Life in Poetry || Woodberry Poetry Room

Karin Roffman (author of the forthcoming Young John Ashbery: A Biography of His Early Life and Art) presents illuminating excerpts from Ashbery’s over 1000 pages of childhood diaries, as well as rare recordings from the Woodberry Poetry [...]

Amateur Planet Hunters Find Exoplanets

You can search for exoplanets via the citizen scientist project Planet Hunters, which has already found candidate worlds orbiting distant stars. John Matson reports Out in space, NASA’s Kepler mission keeps watch on more than 150,000 stars. [...]

Datawind’s Ubislate 7+ is available for all

If students missed out to register Aakash (Ubislate7) tablet, Datawind has launched a new tab to woo them back. Datawind’s Ubislate 7+ is an upgraded version of Aakash which will be available in the last week of January. Interested buyers [...]

Bjork: New album fuses music, tech, and nature

As a child growing up in Iceland, Bjork would compose music in her head as she walked to school. The cadence of her footsteps became the rhythm. The dramatic landscapes of her homeland became the inspiration. In her new album, Bjork says she [...]

India’s Scientific Achievements (Bharat Ki Chaap) Episode TWO

The most well researched series on Indian Science & Technology ever made. Made under the leadership of Prof Yashpal and directed by creative filmmaker Chandita Mukherji. The whole series was funded by the Department of Science & Technology, [...]

India’s Scientific Achievements (Bharat Ki Chaap) Episode ONE

The most well researched series on Indian Science & Technology ever made. Made under the leadership of Prof Yashpal and directed by creative filmmaker Chandita Mukherji. The whole series was funded by the Department of Science & Technology, [...]

India’s Scientific Achievements (Bharat Ki Chaap) Episode TEN

The most well researched series on Indian Science & Technology ever made. Made under the leadership of Prof Yashpal and directed by creative filmmaker Chandita Mukherji. The whole series was funded by the Department of Science & Technology, [...]

India’s Scientific Achievements (Bharat Ki Chaap) Episode ELEVEN

The most well researched series on Indian Science & Technology ever made. Made under the leadership of Prof Yashpal and directed by creative filmmaker Chandita Mukherji. The whole series was funded by the Department of Science & Technology, [...]