Friday, August 21, 2009

Links ...

  1. Since we are in the middle of a major protest action in the IITs, here are two featured posts over at on how protests matter: Part 1 and Part 2. The comments on these posts are also quite illuminating.

  2. Now playing: Where the Truth Lies, scripted and directed by BJP "leaders" .

  3. Rainbow Scientist: The fight for the rank of the best Indian institution

  4. Cogito Ergo Sum: Research at NITs: Can we solve it?

  5. Guess what is in great demand in God's Own Country? Coconut Pluckers! There's even a design contest for a coconut plucking machine.


  1. gaddeswarup said...

    About coconut plucking. Monkeys are trained in Thailand to pluck coconuts:

  2. gaddeswarup said...

    Apparently there is a million rupee prize open for six months, starting this September: