I was aware that, computers used logic gates and that they operated using binary bits. But, how do the stupid transistors turn into these amazing computers? This was an intriguing question I've bee having for a long while. But, considering that I was blindly throwing shit at the wall and hoping that some of them … Continue reading On Turing and computers.
I was gasping for air for each breath that I take, I have been enduring the gruelling pain in my chest cavity that has been crushing me slowly for the past two days. My left arm was starting to pain, as if I'm in the end of a 12 hour marathon. Even keeping myself upright … Continue reading Alternate medicine: NOT an alternative
As I've explained in this post. Farming has high reverence among Indians. Farmers are portrayed as martyrs who give their lives to save their nation. When examined closer into this context. It reveals a deep cognitive decision by the nascent Indian Government of 1950s. The scenery in India when the British left us, wasn't exactly … Continue reading Farming, Why the interest?
Ever since my childhood days, I was repeatedly and irrevocably taught that "Farming is the Backbone of India" and I've never questioned it. It seemed obvious, everybody needs food ergo nation needs farmers. But lately, I've been pouring myself over with how the public perception of things are egregiously erroneous in a plethora of ways. … Continue reading FARMING: The untold truths
Industrialisation has changed the world in many ways. It has increased employment created stacks upon stacks of factories. Created more wealth than ever and most importantly, it has created the most accomplished consumers in the history of humanity. Shopping is the favourite pastime of modern society. Products are created to satisfy our immediate temporary needs … Continue reading CONSUMERS: without a choice.
ASER or the Annual Survey of Education Report is a project by the NGO foundation Pratham. ASER aims at providing insights into the quality of education in India. They've been doing this report since 2006. They intend to provide insight into the quality of education in India. This is great work because of two things. … Continue reading ASER 2018 – takeaways Tamilnadu
Ever since I read Daniel Kahneman's 'Thinking, Fast and Slow' roughly about a year ago. I have had this penchant for all things that are the folly of the mind. Also, Kahneman's book was what showed how important Data is, and how they can play tricks on your mind. Those were interesting and I took it up as … Continue reading Ignorance on Data