Science and invention

Will Weyl fermion be the holy grail of 21st century physics?

August 3, 2015
Quamrul Haider
Will Weyl fermion be the holy grail of 21st century physics?

Recently, three independent groups of physicists, one led by a Bangladeshi‒American, Professor Zahid Hasan of Princeton University, found evidence of the existence of quasiparticles called Weyl fermions. A quasiparticle is not an elementary particle like an electron, proton, or a neutron that exists in nature. It is a disturbance in a medium that behaves...
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Use and misuse of science in religions

November 7, 2014
A. Rahman
Use and misuse of science in religions

Science as a whole and religion of any description are not always good bedfellows at the best of times.
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Shovelling out

February 16, 2014
Frank Domenico Cipriani
Shovelling out

The arctic vortex is bearing down upon us once again here in the North. It is the penance we paid for our control of fire.
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Voyage across infinity

September 18, 2013
Hasan Zillur Rahim
Voyage across infinity

Voyager 1, the little plutonium-powered spacecraft launched 36 years ago by NASA and equipped with primitive technology by today’s standards
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Why Muslims are retrogressive?

June 13, 2013
A. Rahman
Why Muslims are retrogressive?

It may be iniquitous to compartmentalise monotheistic religions into separate blocks in order to evaluate individual religion’s successes and failures.
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The moderate Muslim

December 13, 2012
Ahmed Shafee
The moderate Muslim

The YouTube was recently made re-accessible and I downloaded a couple of songs — one old and one new, because I enjoy both, then the Gangnam style phenomenon
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Nearly finished brief biography of a well-known scintilla

July 14, 2012
Ahmed Shafee
Nearly finished brief biography of a well-known scintilla

There is a story about a young unknown author approaching a famous writer with a huge manuscript and asking him to suggest a title for it.
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