Science & Technology


How to Close Technology’s Race Gap

In 2017, a soap dispenser went viral. The video, uploaded by Twitter user Chukwuemeka Afigbo, shows a white man waving his hand underneath the dispenser and soap coming out as normal….


A Very Brief History of Bharatiya Science

The annual Indian Science Congress, which just concluded, had its usual share of controversies about history of Bharatiya science and I have been asked to weigh in. It so turns…


How Yoga Can Save You From Depression

Yoga is the most popular, yet the most misunderstood and misrepresented Hindu science. Yoga is commonly practiced as a physical training or “spiritual” exercise to rejuvenate yourself. This is not…


EVMs – Let Us Trust But Also Verify

Only 20 countries out of 120 democratic nations in the world use EVMs (Electronic Voting Machines) and another 6 countries are still doing pilot studies. USA, one of the largest…