Monthly Archives: November 2011

Biomimicry:The Kingfisher and The Bullet Train

Biomimicry:The Kingfisher and The Bullet TrainThe kingfisher has the ability to go from one density of medium (Air) to another density of medium (Water) without a splash, This helps them catch the fish without alarming them. This ability of the … Continue reading

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Auto Rickshaw Complaints Pune

Auto Rickshaw Complaints PuneDownloads: Handy Auto Rickshaw Tariff Card for Pune and MumbaiMost of us have experienced the rude behavior of Rickshawalas. If you travel by auto rickshaw then you must have experienced that most of the times the auto … Continue reading

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Deepak Chopra And Dean Ornish at TEDMED 2009

Deepak Chopra And Dean Ornish at TEDMED 2009Deepak Chopra is a world-renowned authority in the field of mind-body healing, a best-selling author, and the founder of the Chopra Center for Wellbeing. Heralded by Time Magazine as the “poet-prophet of alternative … Continue reading

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High-tech Art With A Sense Of Humor

Aparna Rao: High-tech art (with a sense of humor) Artist and TED Fellow Aparna Rao re-imagines the familiar in surprising, often humorous ways. With her collaborator Soren Pors, Rao creates high-tech art installations — a typewriter that sends emails, a … Continue reading

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Iain McGilchrist: The divided brain

Iain McGilchrist: The divided brain Psychiatrist Iain McGilchrist describes the real differences between the left and right halves of the human brain. It’s not simply “emotion on the right, reason on the left,” but something far more complex and interesting.Iain … Continue reading

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