Alcohol, also known as ethanol, is a versatile product with applications ranging from food and pharmaceutical to industrial solvents. The food industry is a key user of alcohol. Alcohol is employed in the manufacturing of vinegar, flavours & extracts, candy glazes, food dyes, yeast, animal-feed supplements, and various food sprays. Commonly, a major difference between […]
The following is an edited transcript of a conversation between Alejandro Zambra, author of Not to Read and Preti Taneja, author of We That Are Young. * Preti Taneja: Reading you I had this sensation, I’d almost call it relief. The feeling you get when a book offers answers to the questions you hadn’t even […]
“Dancing is the loftiest, the most moving, the most beautiful of the arts, because it is not mere translation or abstraction from life; it is life itself” — Havelock Ellis Types of Indian Dances reflect the rich ethos of the subcontinent. With their sheer intricacies, the different types of Indian dances bring out the innermost feelings and […]
The Public Transport Unit Officers from the Limpopo Department of Transport have announced that they lost count of the number of passengers in a 22-seater bus which is ferrying suspected illegal migrants. The bus was stopped near Snake Park, just outside Polokwane, although they did not disclose the country of origin of the passengers. They […]
The Weatherhead Initiative on Global History (WIGH), a Research Cluster on Global Transformations, at Harvard University identifies and supports outstanding scholars whose work responds to the growing interest in the encompassing study of global history. We seek to organize a community of scholars interested in the systematic scrutiny of developments that have unfolded across national, […]
Every year we excitedly wait for the winter holidays to start just so we can enjoy outdoor activities in the UAE’s great winter weather. This year we decided to start a list of our favorite fun places to visit in and around Dubai. AL BASTAKIYA Take a stroll through the old winding streets of Al […]
Beloved and I went to see two movies just a few short days ago: Into the Spider Verse and Bumblebee. Both are very different movies, but they have one thing in common – a healthy dollop of nostalgia.
A new interesting article has been published in PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2018 Dec 6;12(12):e0006801. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006801. [Epub ahead of print] and titled: Reinvestigating the status of malaria parasite (Plasmodium sp.) in Indian non-human primates. Authors of this article are: Dixit J, Zachariah A, P K S, Chandramohan B, Shanmuganatham V, Karanth KP. A summary […]
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The Weatherhead Research Cluster on Global Populism/Challenges to Democracy at Harvard University seeks to foster research on the challenges confronting contemporary democracies from diverse disciplinary perspectives. Bringing together faculty, graduate students, and visiting scholars.
Harvard is seeking applicants for a postdoctoral position in Chromatin dynamics and organization. A postdoctoral position is currently available at the Center for Advanced Imaging at Harvard with Dr. Andrew Seeber, PhD to develop novel microscopy methods to study chromatin biology in living cells. We seek life and physical scientists with backgrounds related to live cell […]
We are seeking one research fellow (minimum 2-year term) with training in psychology, epidemiology, genetics and/or biostatistics to be involved in an interdisciplinary program of research on schizophrenia and bipolar disorder in African populations. The fellow will be physically located at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health working closely with Dr. Karestan C. […]
Being a physical presence but psychological absence at family events. Being the Black Sheep is profoundly painful.
If you are reading this, it is highly possible that you are bowled over with the new trend named Pilates. And chances are high that you are looking for Pilates in Brickell or anywhere near your location. If you want to know more about Pilates, the benefits of it, the origin and the major difference […]