Nepal one month after the earthquake

BY JOHANNES ZUTT  | the world Bank [caption id="attachment_4462" align="alignright" width="680"] Kathmandu after the first earthquake[/caption] It has been a month since a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit central Nepal on April 25. What happened next? Having…

SHAKEN AND STIRRED

KATYAYANI CHOWDHRY | Author/ Freelance Writer  We live in a continuum of terror- unleashed by the forces of nature, as tremors shake and stir our lives unrelentlessly. But there is a bigger perspective to all…

NEPAL BAGS SECOND PRIZE IN NASA AMES SPACE…

Amrita Tuladhar [caption id="attachment_3468" align="alignnone" width="603"] HSS Design team consulting their work before submission to NASA[/caption] "Bring stone—Bring brick." We all have heard the tale of Akbar and Birbal where Birbal decides to build a…

Researchers may have solved origin-of-life conundrum

By Robert F. Service | AAAS [caption id="attachment_3388" align="alignnone" width="600"] JOE TUCCIARRONE/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARYCORBISThe crash of meteors on early Earth likely generated hydrogen cyanide, which could have kick-started the production of biomolecules needed to make the first…