Monthly Archives: May 2012

Crossing Brooklyn Ferry

Here is a link to a poem I like, Crossing Brooklyn Ferry.. Uncanny,I have had contemplated, not just similarly but almost identically many a time. Only I could not put them down on paper the way Whitman had. http://www.bartleby.com/142/86.html Advertisements

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A cry in wilderness

Whenever a great new technology or innovation surfaces on the horizon, the common fear is that it would lead to unemployment.Thinkers and economists like Tolstoy, Gandhi and E.F. Schumacher felt that sophisticated technology causes misery to the masses through the … Continue reading

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Catharine Maria Sedgwick – Eminent Women

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Prehistoric flutes date to 42,000 years ago

Musicis as old as man. http://content.usatoday.com/communities/sciencefair/post/2012/05/prehistoric-flutes-found-from-42000-year-old-cave/1#.T7-oyM5VP9Q.mailto

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Daily Life: May 2012 – The Big Picture – Boston.com

I find these photos captivating. Most of the photos not taken in India, I find, could have passed off as photos taken in India. Mera Bharat Mahaan. http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2012/05/daily_life_may_2012.html

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Article: Like Humans, Chimps Have Culture, Too

Like Humans, Chimps Have Culture, Too http://www.livescience.com/20213-chimp-nut-cracking-culture.html? (Sent from Livestand, an immersive magazine experience from Yahoo! Learn more at Livestand.com and download the free iPad app from the App Store)

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Weighty issues needing my keen attention

The rupee continues to be volatile. It is reported to be at an all time low, against the dollar. The reasons mainly is stated to be the strengthening of the dollar vis-a-vis the Euro, in the context of economic uncertainties … Continue reading

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