People often delete the ‘stuff’ they don’t want to see, or the ‘stuff’ they don’t want others to see. But the file you deleted today, is that really deleted? No, of course not. It’s in the trash can folder. But what if you delete it permanently? Is it really deleted? If it’s not, where is […]Read more "Are you sure you want to permanently erase this file?"
In 2014, a British man started to have frequent episodes of what we call Déjà vu. Just after he joined college, there were times, when for several minutes, he thought that he had already seen everything that was happening in front of him. He thought he was living his past. Every time he saw something, […]Read more "DÉJÀ VU!"
4th of July, is a day of fireworks for Americans, but for scientists or people interested in particle physics, it was a day when their dreams were about to come true, literally. Rather than gathering with their families for cookouts or go out to a park across the country, physicists either gathered in the auditorium […]Read more "The God Particle (Higgs Boson)"
Life on earth seems so simple. People struggling to lead a good healthy life, people going to jobs, looking after their kids and so on. There are no mysteries left, as long as ‘leading the life’ is concerned. Science, which we humans have developed tries and has been successful in explaining the mysteries of life. […]Read more "THE MYSTERIES OF SPACE!"
The kilogram is stored under three bell jars, next to six sister kilograms, in a climate-controlled vault locked by three independently controlled keys, in the basement of the International Bureau of Weights and Measures on the outskirts of Paris. That’s right fellas, the SI unit of mass which we all have been using since, like […]Read more "Quest to find the Perfect Kilogram! (Le Grand K)"
Let’s start with some examples to understand what paradoxes are. We won’t be discussing about the examples I illustrated. We’ll just discuss about the UNEXPECTED HANGING paradox. Paradoxes SORITES PARADOX: What if you have a heap of sand in your hand, and you take one grain out of it, it’ll still be called a heap […]Read more "Executed on Wednesday!? (The unexpected hanging)"
Imagine yourself as a 3 year old child. You are about to learn some basic things that every person learns in his childhood. Consider that you are building with coloured blocks, and you mother is helping you out. (Example taken from inphaneron.wordpress) Now, let, your mother decides that the blocks on the lower side of […]Read more "WHAT IS REALITY!?"