The New Indian Adhesive

Categories: Experiences, Tech

It’s ISRO obviously. What else could unite us all at 2 AM in the morning? It used to be Cricket only. Sometimes movies. But from September 7, 2019, ISRO is the next Indian adhesive, I think! Well, Chandrayaan 2 is a partial success after all. It reached pretty far accurately, even became the first Indian […]

Landing at Mars soon

Categories: Experiences, Travels

NASA mailed me this a week ago: On Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, just before noon PT (3 p.m. ET; 2000 UTC/GMT), NASA’s InSight mission will land on Mars! The spacecraft will plunge through the thin Martian atmosphere, heatshield first, and use a parachute to slow down. Then, it will fire its retro rockets to slowly […]

An Ode to ISRO

Categories: Verses

In a country like India, there are extreme contrasts in status of living. While we have the poshest malls with sleek interiors and shiny billboards, just few hundred meters from there, we can have poverty ridden neighborhoods which lack even basic necessities like water and spaces to live. We have metros swooshing over a bridge and […]