Idiosyncrasies Of Indian Traditions

Idiosyncrasies Of Indian Traditions

There are many beliefs in India due to spiritual traditions that have transcended their intended purpose. Most of these beliefs have become common place that is followed enmasse and do not have any reason to be so. Here are some common beliefs and the reasons as to why they are misconceptions that should not be practised by the people.

Belief: Hair must not be cut on Tuesdays.
Misconception: In the world of physics time is continuous, it does not exist as Monday and Tuesday. Continue reading “Idiosyncrasies Of Indian Traditions”

HSC Physics – Tips for Success

HSC Physics - Tips for Success

Doing well in HSC Physics requires a good mix of different skills. You’ll mainly need to be great at understanding physical concepts, understanding their impacts on society / environmental issues, being able to form cohesive arguments to support your answers, and command some basic maths skill. There’s already a tonne of articles on the blog or forum posts dealing the more conventional study tips, so we thought we might cover some often missed points on the subject. Continue reading “HSC Physics – Tips for Success”

Anatomy and Physiology Questions and Answers – Pass Your Exams

Anatomy and Physiology is a very difficult subject that causes a lot of frustration and anxiety in most students. The end of year exams can be a very overwhelming time. The good news is that you can pass your exams quite easily, you just need to be prepared.

The most important skill that you will require when preparing for your exams is the need to memorize and memorize well. There are so many terms that you will need to learn such as names of bones, muscle names, glands, arteries, veins plus many more.

Based on past experience the best way to revise is to have a large question bank of Anatomy and Physiology questions and answers. Continue reading “Anatomy and Physiology Questions and Answers – Pass Your Exams”

Learn About the Hubble Space Telescope

Space Telescope

Hundreds of miles above Earth, floats the Hubble telescope with an unparalleled view across the universe. For over two decades, the Hubble Space Telescope has been making discoveries that are some of the most important and far-reaching of all time. Although it’s in a low-Earth orbit, this location high above the blurring effects of the atmosphere gives an amazing vantage point for digging into the mysteries of our universe.

One of Kind Images

From the extremely rare comet strikes on Jupiter’s surface in 1994, to the birth of stars and the formations of Black Holes, the Hubble telescope has made possible the viewing of many amazing things. Continue reading “Learn About the Hubble Space Telescope”

The Counterpoint Of Logic And Intuition

The Counterpoint Of Logic And Intuition

What is intuition? What do we mean when we say we have a hunch? Certainly, intuition is not just a guess. And although I’m not sure how the brain works, I’m sure intuition is not analogous to some weird runaway algorithm of the brain. Nor do I for one believe it to be some extrasensory power that lets you peer into the future or see facts hidden by psychic walls.

Like counterpoint in a piece of classical music, I believe that somewhere in our brains logic and intuition are constantly echoing and reinforcing each other into a melodic tapestry of thought that precedes action.

Logic, at the forefront of thought, is loud and unmistakable. Continue reading “The Counterpoint Of Logic And Intuition”

Discovering the Applications of Infrared Spectrometer

Have you ever heard about infrared spectrometer? This instrument is mostly applied in various aspects of science and technology, especially in chemistry and medical field. In addition, it is also used in forensic and crime analysis. Now let’s explore your knowledge on this instrument with the paragraphs below.

Sometimes you will hear the term of ‘infrared spectroscopy’ for this instrument. It is basically used to identify various substances, depending on their ability to absorb infrared wavelengths. Continue reading “Discovering the Applications of Infrared Spectrometer”