With the country gradually lifting lockdown, there is no knowing when students stranded in Manipal will be able to make their way home. Living away from family and friends for an indefinite amount of time has its pitfalls. However, MIT is doing all it can to ensure their students are well taken care of.
Octopuses are mysterious creatures that inspired a bizarre mixture of curiosity and horror in humans to such an extent that they were thought to be aliens. Their defence mechanisms and overall structure have often inspired technological advancements. With their genome being sequenced, we are now a step closer to understanding them.
Humans are the most intelligent species on the planet, yet, they inflict pain on other living beings. Mrs. Babita Madhwaraj’s passionate speech moved her audience as she spoke on the plight of stray dogs in our country and what we can do to make their world a better place.
Summer research internships provide students with invaluable exposure to their area of study. With the ACM-W Manipal’s guide to applying for such programmes abroad and in India, participants were made aware of the do’s and don’ts of writing emails to professors, various programme specific tips, and the best ways to approach the application process.
In the year 1965, Satyajit Ray introduced young readers to a hero they could look up to, relate to, and emulate. Inspired by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes series, Ray’s writing gives the Indian audience an indigenous version of the popular western hero through the protagonist Prodosh C. Mitter, popularly known as Feluda.