Pseudo-science: Why phrases like “studies show” should strike an alarm bell inside your head

Did you know that several researches have shown that left-handed people tend to be more intelligent than their right-handed peers? If you believed the above fact, even for a second, then this article is made specially for you. And those who still didn't get it, I just made that up. The world we live in … Continue reading Pseudo-science: Why phrases like “studies show” should strike an alarm bell inside your head

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Teleportation: Science or Fiction?

Since, early man invented the first wheel, we have come a long way. Only a century ago, the prospect of using touch-based smartphone would have been no less absurd than the idea of common man flying around in a cape,  - an idea found only in the pages of fiction. Fast forward to the 21st … Continue reading Teleportation: Science or Fiction?

Grigori Perelman: The Man Who Debunked Poincare Conjecture

In 2003, Grigori Perelman solved one of the most difficult conjectures after decades of failed attempts by several mathematicians before. This article discusses Perelman's contribution and some basic concepts of the infamous Poincare conjecture.

Banach-Tarski paradox

Did you know that an infinitely resolvable sphere the size of a pea could be arranged and re-arranged without any addition of points, into a sphere the size of the SUN!!!? This is what Banach-Tarski paradox is all about