The Undomestic Goddess by Sophie Kinsella

Written by a UK based international best-selling author, this novel is a romantic comedy of errors. The story follows Samantha, a lawyer who is so much focused on making a partner at a law firm that she keeps on postponing other activities such as seeing friends for the sake of her career. However, one mistake … Continue reading The Undomestic Goddess by Sophie Kinsella

Facebook – A blessing or a curse

Facebook is again facing allegation. This time, the co-founder Chris Hughes said that the CEO Mark Zuckerberg has acquired ‘unprecendented and un-American’ power. Hughes, together with politicians such as Sen. Elizabeth Warren, has asked for the breakup of Facebook. The social media has caused a lot of scandal. It has been used by terrorists and … Continue reading Facebook – A blessing or a curse

Finding treatment for Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) was discovered and named after a German psychiatrist and pathologist, Alois Alzheimer in 1906. It is a neurodegenerative disease which causes memory loss, mood swings and lack of self-care to the extent that the patient can’t recognise anyone and loss of body functions leads to death. It is more common in the … Continue reading Finding treatment for Alzheimer’s disease

A Better World is Possible by Bruce Nixon

Book Review: A Better World is Possible By Bruce Nixon Published by O Books   395 pages Paperback £14.99 Author website: Free download available on this link: http://www.brucenixon.com/pdf/abetterworld.pdf Bruce Nixon describes the enormous problems that are slowly engulfing everyone on the planet and explains what we need to do to save the health of future generations. … Continue reading A Better World is Possible by Bruce Nixon

An Inconvenient Truth – The Crisis of Global Warming by Al Gore

"Denial is not a river in Egypt!" Mark Twain  From the award winning film, this is an enlightening book with full colour photographs. Every human being on this planet contributes in many ways to global warming but by being more conscious of our purchases, our uses of power, and by changing our lifestyle, we can … Continue reading An Inconvenient Truth – The Crisis of Global Warming by Al Gore

Alice Guy-Blaché – A forgotten pioneer of Hollywood

Since time immemorial, women have been considered beneath men. It has been believed that women can’t do what men can. However, time and again many courageous women have proved this notion wrong. Alice Guy-Blaché was one of them. She was born on July 1st, 1873 into a French family. She stayed in countries such as … Continue reading Alice Guy-Blaché – A forgotten pioneer of Hollywood

Microbes found in the International Space Station (ISS)

Microbes have been studied for a long time. They are said to be ubiquitous, meaning they can be found everywhere. We restricted this knowledge only in the Earth's environment. However in 2014, Russian cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov discovered bacteria from samples swabbed from the outside surfaces of ISS. There were no bacteria when the ISS was … Continue reading Microbes found in the International Space Station (ISS)