Author Archives: Satya Prakash

8 Rare Cancers That Not Many Know About

Even though advanced cancer treatment options are now available, the disease continues to be a heavy burden on society. Every year, thousands of patients die from cancer across the globe. In US alone, around 600,000 patients are estimated to have died due to cancer in 2021. Some of the most common cancers are breast cancer, prostate cancer, lung and bronchus ... Read More »

Where Are The Missing Nukes – A Disaster Waiting To Happen?

Ever since they arrived on the scene in 1945, nuclear weapons have been involved in a number of accidents. It includes incidents like accidental criticality, non-nuclear detonation, nuclear test accidents, partial meltdown, release of nuclear materials and subsequent contamination, etc. What is even more concerning is that some nuclear weapons have been lost and are still not recovered. Such cases ... Read More »

How 5G Could Affect Flights?

5G has had its fair share of criticism, controversies and conspiracy theories. However, much of it was set aside and 5G was given the green signal. Now, just as 5G is starting to be deployed at various locations across the globe, the aviation industry has sounded an alarm bell. Around ten airline companies in US have raised objections against deployment ... Read More »

Do Animals Get Periods?

Human body is quite complex and has its own unique characteristics. One of the most complex processes is menstruation, which is part of the reproductive cycle. The process begins prior to an egg being released from the ovaries. Due to hormones such as progesterone, the endometrium (lining of the uterus) thickens and fills up with blood vessels. This happens in ... Read More »

How To Detect Hidden Cameras?

Technology has its benefits, but it has also created its own set of problems. One aspect of technology advancement is miniaturization, which offers numerous benefits in our daily life. Products like smartphones, compact laptops, smartwatches, etc. are some good examples. However, miniaturization is something that is also being misused. For example, cameras have become so compact that they can be ... Read More »

Which Is World’s Oldest Religion?

Humans can be differentiated based on various aspects such as their nationality, physical features, and socio-economic background. Globally, people can also be identified based on their religious beliefs. The debate whether or not religion is needed in a modern world can go forever. But the truth is that religion continues to play an important role in providing people a proper ... Read More »

Ashneer Grover’s (BharatPe) Abusive Phone Call – Kotak Mahindra Bank To Take Legal Action

Ashneer Grover, co-founder and managing director of BharatPe has again found himself in a controversy. The matter relates to a leaked phone call, allegedly made from Ashneer Grover to an employee of Kotak Mahindra Bank. In the phone conversation, it was alleged that Ashneer used abusive language with expletives and even gave out death threats. Ashneer Grover’s response Responding to ... Read More »

How Far A Sperm Travels?

Nature is truly fascinating and even in 21st century, we only know a fraction of its many wonders. It continues to amaze us as we take a closer look with the help of advanced scientific equipment. Among the most complex things in nature is the human reproductive process. At the center of it all are the sperms that are created ... Read More »

Why Are There So Many Programming Languages?

It was in the 1940s that the world’s first programming language named Plankalkül was developed. The first programming language launched commercially was FORTRAN (FORmula TRANslation) in 1956. Since then, a number of new programming languages have come into existence. The list is pretty long including most common programming languages like Cobol, C, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript, HTML and CSS, Python, ... Read More »