The Art of Evolutionary Computation

Computer scientists aren’t particularly considered to be the most artistically oriented. At first glance, it is hard to imagine how the awe striking painting of Mona Lisa could be associated with stacks of impenetrable lines of code vaguely allusive to the English language. Neither is it obvious why computer algorithms and theory of evolution should…

A Trip to New York

As the bus picked speed, I could see the red brick buildings rushing past me, a whirl of red in a sea of white snow. Each building seemed to stand tall in all its majesty. These quaint, white-capped houses were telling me that their cozy spaces can match up to any 101 floor building that…

India, unite against terrorism

It has happened before. It was a time when India was prospeous and developed – the villages, the agriculture, the industries, the technology, the transportation, the medicine were all flourishing. Mahmud of Ghazni raided temple towns as Indian temples of cash, golden idols, diamonds, and jewellery; India, the golden bird could do nothing to prevent this.…

Spiritual stress-buster

EARTH ELEMENT: Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn Your Guiding Angel today is: The Angel of Awareness. Angelic Advice: Awareness is essential to your spiritual growth. If you are aware of what you are doing and why, you can change yourself and the world around you. If you are unaware, you are neglecting the most precious gift of self-knowledge. Know yourself and you…

My Tribute to Einstein

As I write these words, unidentified emotions spark in my cells  – an amalgam of apprehension, awe and excitement. Above all, I am immersed in immense pride , respect and appreciation for Einstein for all that He has given us. In four hours’ time, I will go under the laser machine for an operation to…