Book Review: Sapiens, A Brief History of Humankind

I am finally back after a 3-month hiatus, and what better way to start than to do a book review? If you can't tell by now, reading is definitely one of my favourite past-time(unfortunately, I don't read as much as I used to..). It doesn't really matter whether it's fiction or non-fiction, if it's a … Continue reading Book Review: Sapiens, A Brief History of Humankind

My horrible attempt at understanding this year’s Nobel Physics Prize

I think I may be a tad too late to start this discussion as the winners were announced about a month ago. This year, we have three winners -  J. Michael Kosterlitz, Duncan Haldane and David J. Thouless, all famous names if your research concerns solid state physics and the such. They won the prize due … Continue reading My horrible attempt at understanding this year’s Nobel Physics Prize

Book Review: Zero to One, Peter Thiel

https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/41puRJbtwkL._SX331_BO1,204,203,200_.jpg   I finished reading this book in a week, just by reading it in my daily hot bath(or ofuro, as they call it in Japan). I fill my hot bath just half full so that is how I managed to actually read the book without getting it wet. To be honest, I am not what … Continue reading Book Review: Zero to One, Peter Thiel

Realm Kansai,Japan Meetup #2

Last Thursday, I have had the pleasure to go to the 2nd Kansai Meetup of Realm Japan. To be honest, at first, I was rather apprehensive about going as I myself have never used Realm and was only there to hear first-hand about their service from an actual person from Realm Japan. Also, the event was … Continue reading Realm Kansai,Japan Meetup #2