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News Juxtaposition: Climate Change

The state of dysfunction in the Indian Congress Party

India’s Independence Day

Indian banks contemplate ‘face reading’ to spot doubtful loan seekers

Indian Railways decides to enforce baggage limits

Adios Cassini

Of India’s high-speed rail ambitions, and lazy Indian journalism

Of Alien Megastructures

Gallons per 100 Miles — The Calibration Chart

Of Cricket, Mankad-ing, and the Spirit of the Game

On Failure in Metallic Materials

On India’s World Cup performance (they lost today)

Thoughts on Interstellar, the movie (spoilers!)

On avoiding plagiarism

Apple’s Curse

More on the Naked Mole Rat

It looked fine from the outside.’

How would you explain to a public audience the importance of interdisciplinary research?

My scientific writing workflow

Chicago Sun-times fired its photographers. How’s that turning out?

On using (or abusing) bio-technology

The problem facing scientist writers

Where are the engineers’ blogs?

Website Rebuild — using Octopress

What advantages does a composite have?

So, what are Composites, again?

Getting up to speed…

It doesn’t matter if global warming is man-made

Confusing correlation with causation

Tapeworms inside the human brain

Forks over Knives’

Trying to be too clean

The Mystery of the Abydos flying machines in ancient Egypt

The Boeing 787

The Robot that flies like a bird

It’s all in the Statistics!

Using Markdown by John Gruber