Manoj Pandey* Of the new-age technologies that have become an essential part of our lives, we can name mobile phones, internet and social media. Satellites hardly come to our mind. It is interesting to...
Manoj Pandey* Reading the title, you may take the article with a pinch of salt, but by the end of it, I will try to prove that I am worth my salt. 
Manoj Pandey* I am Mitabuddhi. I lived in the city of Kusumapura (कुसुमपुर), the capital of the Gupta kingdom. The great Guptas’ empire was in decline, yet the kings followed the tradition of patronizing...
Manoj Pandey* The European Union last week agreed to pass a law to make the digital giants, including social media platforms, more accountable. The new law, called the Digital Services Act, follows a sister...
Manoj Pandey* A commoner’s guide to pixel-count in his mobile camera In 2022, Samsung, Moto, Realme, Xiomi, etc, are bragging about smartphone models with 108-megapixel cameras in them....
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...
Search for extraterrestrial life goes on. Traces of biological material have been found in space. SETI, METI use signals to communicate with aliens.
Manoj Pandey* The Ganga is revered as the holiest of rivers by the adherents of religions that originated in India. Common-sense dictates that this is because of the vastness of the river and its...
Manoj Pandey* Why are gut microbes so important for our health? Before we come to the main discussion, let us define a certain expression. Gut refers...
Manoj Pandey* Caution: This is a rather long article. Partly because there is so much to discuss on this topic and partly because many passages from research documents and quotes from knowledgeable persons...

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