Count Drunkula Von D’eth, Transylvanian Vampire and secret agent for Wizard Organisation Worldwide (WOW), has been given a mission to die for.Read More »
OUR fingers tend to wrinkle or swell when dipped in water for long. But why does this happen?
Our skin secretes an oily substance called ‘sebum.’ Sebum is generated within the cells in the sebaceous glands and gets secreted on the bursting of these cells.
The Short-horned Lizard (Phrynosoma hernandesi) is a small lizard that lives in North America. This creature is best known for having one of the weirdest defensive mechanisms among all animals and that is its ability to shoot blood from its eyes.Read More »
Cyclone Thane hit the southern shores of the country recently leaving major devastations in its wake. Memories of tsunami, though it happened more than five years ago, recurred all over again.Read More »
56+17+24+97+44+63+85+31+16+39 equals to what? “472,” says Ojaswi Phal Desai within seconds without batting an eyelid. In a day and age when using the calculator or our mobile phones to do calculations, is the norm, it is not only admirable but also very surprising that there are those who actually do their calculations mentally and accurately.
Mohan, your not so-typical teenager of the modern times, smart in studies, polite to elders, does work/chores without any complaints, good in sports.. yeah, he was that type of kid, the kind who made his parents proud and other parents jealous.Read More »
When I first heard my mum tell me that we were going to South Africa for our Christmas vacation, I was euphoric as it was my dream destination. Finally, the day arrived when we were leaving.Read More »
Have you watched the ‘Back to the Future’ movie trilogy? It is one of the most phenomenal sci-fi films of all time.Read More »
Most of us know Satyajit Ray as a filmmaker of International repute. But there is more to him than just films. He wrote books as well.Read More »
He is one of the best-selling authors of all time and his books are loved by children the world over. His writing for children and adults is published in almost 50 languages.Read More »