Is there any life similar to ours beyond the earth?

The recent passing away of Stephen Hawking has rekindled interest in one of his theories about extra-terrestrial life, based on the insight about tiny particles in the first few seconds of creation of the universe following the Big Bang, about 13.5 billion years ago. These strange sub-atomic constituents are capable of being present at many…

Why Winters in North America are crazy despite Global Warming

With thousands of tons of carbon dioxide and other green–house gases being pumped into our environment every day, global temperature is increasing faster (between 20C to 50C per century) than predicted by scientists. Yet we are faced with bone-chilling winters in the North America, pointing to an upside down situation. There have been extremely cold…

Commonality of All Living Beings

It is distressing to observe that today some nations are at perpetual war, many provinces within many countries are at loggers head and several communities have not been able to overcome their traditional, irrational hatred for others even within their own religious and family domains. It may not be widely known that among all humans…

Precision Medicine

Why is it that the same medicine does not suit all similar patients ? Some are cured while many others¬† either do not respond or even get worse. Many adverse drug reactions are, in fact,¬† never reported The reason , it is found, is that all patients suffering from the same ailment, do not have…