A Trippy Treatment

9th September, 2018

Ever since the dawn of mankind, man has been at war with microbes, and has always fallen short of becoming the triumphant victor. There was a point in time when diseases like smallpox caused large number of fatalities around the…

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It’s a Conspiracy!

27th July, 2018

Julius Cæsar Act III. Scene I. Cin. O Cæsar,— Cæs. Hence! Wilt thou lift up Olympus! Dec. Great Cæsar,— Cæs. Doth not Brutus bootless kneel? Casca. Speak, hands, for me! [They stab Cæsar.] Cæs. Et tu, Brute? Then fall, Cæsar!…

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ELI: Middle East Crisis

12th April, 2018

Explain like I’m an Indian Explain like I’m a SyrianExplain like I’m an Aspiring First-World Militant Explain like I’m an Indian The Middle East is a war-torn, unsettled region with a multitude of foreign alliances and proxy wars. Almost every…

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The Economy 2049

21st March, 2018

Economies across the world are engaged in the production of goods and services. But what matters more than what they produce is, how they produce it. Big plantations might be a great business venture for the plantation owners, but not…

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From Plato to Pop Culture

10th March, 2018

Gone are the days of Aristotle, Plato, and Socrates, when great philosophical ideas were born out of the regular conversations in the market squares, between shopkeepers and pedestrians. Philosophers were called to palaces and government institutions to give advices and…

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ELI: Cyberchondria

13th February, 2018

Explain like I’m a Noob Explain like I’m a GeekExplain like I'm CyberchondriacExplain like I am John Doe Explain like I’m a Noob We all experience times when we feel that the world revolves around us. This, in turn, results…

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The Violent Lives of Galaxies

20th January, 2018

The much-debated question of the origin of the Universe has stemmed several explanations over the years. Astronomy, one of the oldest natural sciences in history, has shaped human existence and culture in a variety of ways. Seeking answers to questions…

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ELI: Feynman Diagrams

28th September, 2017

Explain like I’m a Noob Explain like I’m a GeekExplain like I love Memes Explain like I’m a Noob What happens when two electrons collide? In classical physics, the answer is very simple, the equations that govern the course of…

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