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The Potion of Eternity

Count Drunkula Von D’eth, Transylvanian Vampire and secret agent for Wizard Organisation Worldwide (WOW), has been given a mission to die for.

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Wrinkled Fingers

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.

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Blood Shooting

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.

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The Vanishing Shore

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.

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Ojaswi Phal Desai : Quick with numbers

Maria Fernandes
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.

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Say NO to Drugs

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.

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Amazing South Africa

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. 

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Air Mags

Have you watched the ‘Back to the Future’ movie trilogy? It is one of the most phenomenal sci-fi films of all time.

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On the Run with Fotikchand

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.

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Stamps in honour of Roald Dahl

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.

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