Existentialism is a philosophical school of thought that deals with human existence, trying to explain the purpose of a human life. Existentialism, like many other schools of thought, is of course only a speculation and something we made up, take what you read here with a pinch of salt (after all, I don't know any… Continue reading School of Thought: Existentialism | Hri-Write
While I hate to talk about such a grim, dark topic, terrorism is running rampant across the globe, and there just seems to be no end. In 2017, the face of terrorism are organisations like ISIS. So, what exactly is terrorism? Merriam-Webster calls terrorism "the use of violent acts to frighten the people in an… Continue reading Understanding extremist terrorism
I try my best to refrain from topics that have anything to do with psychotropic or psychedelic substances, but the implications of this topic in this day and age are so vast that talking about it would do more good than bad.The 'War on Drugs' was a name dubbed to the criminalisation of hallucinogenic substances… Continue reading Hot take: The War on Drugs is a huge failure
My first blog, ever, was about understanding the odds of alien life. I've gotten much better at writing blogs since then (or so I like to tell myself), and it would only be right if I reinstate the legacy of that one. We should openly admit that when we happen to be under a… Continue reading Where is all the ‘alien life?’ – Fermi Paradox and other theories
The phrase 'kids these days', has been used since time immemorial by older generations to express their disappointment in younger generations. We love to talk about just how different life was 'back in the good old days'. In that regard, you see a huge number of 'only 90s kids will remember...' on Facebook, Instagram, and… Continue reading ‘Kids these days’, and Juvenoia.
I usually don't do a lot of tech blogs, personally because I feel there's so many out there, but this one, I simply cannot avoid. This is a website you definitely should check out, and it's one that after a long while I can vouch for as the most ingenious app/service devised yet.What is IFTTT?IFTTT,… Continue reading Tech Spotlight: Why you should be using IFTTT right now!
Mangalyaan. It's a word you've probably heard a lot the last few years. That's because it was one of the world's cheapest space probes to reach Mars, collect data and relay it back to Earth, even more efficiently than NASA.Who was the genius space institute who developed this?None other than India's ISRO (Indian Space Research… Continue reading Why doesn’t anybody talk about the ISRO?
Every second you spend on the Internet, you're actively involved in painting a digital picture of yourself.This portrait helps companies target content at specific markets and consumers, helps employers look into your background, and helps advertisers track your movements across multiple websites. Whatever you do online, you might be leaving digital footprints behind. (http://www.internetsociety.org/your-digital-footprint-matters)In short,… Continue reading Why your digital footprint matters