Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (Must Watch)

Budget of ₹2500 M, Baahubali 2: The Conclusion has made a record of highest pre-release business with ₹5000 M….. I watched both Baahubali 1 & 2. I guess since the release of Baahubali 1 movie, millions waited for the conclusion (Baahubali 2) for about 19 months including me.  There was a suspense thriller at theContinue reading “Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (Must Watch)”

Genome Editing: What is in the news this week ?

Just thought to share few news clips related to Genome Editing arena (all adapted, so not my opinion! readers discretion is advised). (1) UK Parliamentary committee publishes report on genomics and genome editing On genome editing, the report is interested in how the UK research environment compares to the situation elsewhere, and how this field isContinue reading “Genome Editing: What is in the news this week ?”

Life as a Post Doc (post doctoral fellow/associate)

Before you start your post doctoral journey with your freshly minted PhD degree, do keep in mind about the points raised in this article. This is not to scare potential post docs. This is merely to appraise them of the many other less ventured avenues outside academics, which could be equally if not many timeContinue reading “Life as a Post Doc (post doctoral fellow/associate)”

Is Climate Change Even Real ?

Few months before I was attending a conference on smart agriculture with focus on climate change – climate resilient crops. Amidst of controversies laying around the climate change, this was timely. We have heard that few world leaders have called climate change a hoax. The earth’s atmosphere keeps cooling and heating over several centuries, asContinue reading “Is Climate Change Even Real ?”

Genome Editing: Future of Customised Medicine.

In the history of life sciences, never before such a great discovery has been made, which will potentially change the way, we deal with aspects of life sciences particularly in medicine, therapeutics, food and agriculture. CRISPR-Cas, the gene editing technology, has been described as the greatest transformative technology of the year 2015, in the prestigiousContinue reading “Genome Editing: Future of Customised Medicine.”