Culture and History

The mathematician who never existed

One of the most influential mathematicians of all time was Nicolas Bourbaki, who completely revolutionized the field of mathematics. However, when Nicolas Bourbaki applied to the American Mathematical Society in the 1950s, he was already one of the most influential mathematicians of his time. He’d published articles in international journals and his textbooks were required reading. Yet his application was firmly rejected for one simple reason: Nicolas Bourbaki did not exist.

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Morse code

It was a way of communication, developed in the middle of the nineteenth century so as to send messages that just the sender and reader would be able to decode as they were in the pattern of dots and dashes. Morse codes were developed by the artist Samuel F.B. and […]

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10 Myths About Africa

This is unfortunate that Africa is known as the dark continent. But it has the sunniest disposition in all around. Africa had faced its greatest tough time during colonization. It […]

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How Dracula became the icon he is

even among the vampires, there is one figure who lives on in people’s minds as the most famous vampire ever, Dracula. While he is neither the first fictional vampire nor the most popular of his time, he may very well have remained buried in obscurity if not for a twist of fate…..

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5 secrets of successful person

When we talk about successful persons nearly all of us think that there must be something secret behind their success. May be we think they work hard but don’t we too work hard if yes then why do most of us think or assume that they are not successful in […]

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A look at the history of witch hunts

Witch hunt, a phrase often used by politicians whenever accused has become very common these days. A witch hunt often means a persecution of someone through baseless facts and inconclusive evidence. But essentially it refers to the attempt to punish someone whose opinions are unpopular and said to be a danger to society. But the question arises as to how and when did the original witch hunts related to witchcraft started. Contrary to popular belief it wasn’t because of the uneducated masses started accusing those with odd behavior but………..

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Ukulele

It is a musical instrument, which can also be called as a miniature version of guitar but it is a bit different from it. It is a Hawaiian instrument  played […]

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Lata Mangeshkar

The queen of melody, has sung over five thousand songs in all different languages. She is the most respected singers in India, also has won three national awards and also […]

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Self care

Self care is a need which every one should practice, it is the need of the hour. In this fast pacing life where people are busy with work and responsibilities […]

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