3D Printing

3D Printing; One would have certainly come across the term in the last couple of decades. If you are still wondering whether it’s going to get a grand entrance? It may or may not. Nonetheless, it has been tacitly expanding its imprint across the globe. 3D Printing! What is it? 3D Printing is an additive…

Franchising

Have you ever wondered how American companies like Baskin Robbins, Subway establish business and gain popularity across the world in such a short span?  This model is known as franchising which has enabled them to expand their business. Franchising as a business model has been successful in developed countries and has started expanding its imprint…

Future mass transit systems: Fiction or Reality?

Mass transit has always evolved in tandem to scientific developments. Time, energy and safety are the deciding factors of its success.  A paradigm shift in terms of preference for mass transit system can be used as a proxy to measure the extent of its success. The breakthrough in the form of jet trains and bullet…

Clean technology, Smart grids

Over recent years, the world has seen a lot of scientific development. Science and technology play an essential role in addressing the needs of people. Managing the demand and cost of power generation is one of the driving forces for innovation and sustainability. Understanding the fact, we live in a planet of limited resources, it’s…

The story of Eye Writer & Brain Writer

Stephen Hawking is well known for his work in the field of quantum mechanics and cosmology. A motor neuron disease (ALS) has been paralysing his muscles for the past few decades. Stephen uses a speech device attached to his cheek muscle to communicate. Technology has helped one of the brightest minds to communicate with the…

Chapter 1 – Negombo/Colombo – Creep or not!

By noon, I was ready for a short stroll along Lewis place to have lunch and start my exploration. I planned to stay in Negombo for two nights, despite being advised not to. So rest of the noon was to be spent in an uneventful manner and the evening on the beach, which was hardly…

Goddess in Black

Dance she does, With her eyes, You’d follow as she tames, Like puppets in rein, The heart lays slain, With her razor-tipped smile, You’d stay there lain, Ignorant of the pain, Thoughts go adrift, Lost in wavy curls, You’d double your shift, And be back in a whirl, The locks of her hair, Is an…

Who am I ?

All the wise men say It’s the callow way To wallow and play If we are not this body And not even the mind What am I, this time What am I, every time How can I believe? That I am The perpetrator of this crime? How will I know? Which is me, What’s mine?…

Trip

The feeling you were always here, Would never want to go back there, Knowing where you were, cloud nine, But falling back in no time, In parts you’re free, The rest you’d see, What is true, what’s the lie, It’s chaos that makes you fly. Sure you’re sane, As sure as you’re insane, Gives half…

It comes at night

The air gets colder, As the night grows older, Creeping like the vine, Sending chills to the spine, Like the earth, it quakes, And so everything shakes, Gets faster and faster, Meek goes the rooster. The flashes of light, I see, Different hues in its spree, Topsy- turvy, Makes them scary, All the people, The…