Under the Lens

Under the Lens

Organic food production is literally much more full of muck (and that is good for nature) than the conventional one. Whether organic foods are healthier, however, is debatable. This piece tries to put together the available details...
Srinivasa Ramanujan was a legendary mathematician who did not have formal education beyond the matriculation, and whose theorems and conjectures are guiding complex modern computations.
MK* If you have not updated yourself about how humans arose on earth, you might have a notion that humans evolved from monkeys. But anthropologists tell us, that is not the case. Even...
MK* In our series “Myths Under the Lens” we publish articles scrutinizing subjects that agitate our minds. In this article, MK examines the perennially unresolved issue of extraterrestrial life.
Search for extraterrestrial life goes on. Traces of biological material have been found in space. SETI, METI use signals to communicate with aliens.
MK* Do We Need to Cure Modern Medicine to Cure Humanity? The provocations to discuss this controversial subject are many. These provocations have come from both sides – the staunch supporters of modern...
Vaccines are being released against Coronavirus by many drug companies. There are many who doubt their efficacy or safety. Some have religious or ethical questions in mind. Let us clear the fog around Covid 19 vaccination.
Whether numerology is a science is often asked. How logical is numerology? Can you believe it? Rationalists find it as a myth spread to fool people and earn money out of that.
MK* A possible asteroid collision comes up in the media now and then. An image of catastrophe is created in public minds in which a huge crater is created, the earth shakes, extreme climate...
In our series on Myths Under the Lens, you have already read the article on numerology “Is numerology a science or myth”. This time the same author MK dwells into the origins of zero which is believed...

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