Fri, Aug 04 2017. 08 01 AM IST
Isro’s latest PSLV launch takes the idea of interstellar travel beyond conception to early execution, if only to show that it can become a reality someday
Thu, Aug 03 2017. 12 55 AM IST
In his 1999 book Power Play, the perceptive, dogged analyst Abhay Mehta had warned of the perversity and more in Enron’s deal with MSEB
Fri, Jul 28 2017. 04 17 PM IST
In his autobiography, ‘But Seriously’, John McEnroe introspects on what his biggest tennis rivals have come to mean to him
Fri, Jul 14 2017. 02 09 PM IST
John McEnroe’s remarks about Serena Williams raise an important question: why should we compare male and female sportspersons?
Fri, Jul 07 2017. 09 10 AM IST
It’s a pretty good assumption that an advanced alien civilization on some distant planet will also understand mathematics
Sat, May 27 2017. 11 46 PM IST
Let’s remember the sanctity of the term ‘world record’. No asterisks, no caveats, no inevitability.
Sat, May 20 2017. 10 49 PM IST
The case of Kapil Dev is a sobering example of the way great athletes sometimes end up demeaning themselves when chasing records
Fri, May 19 2017. 12 46 AM IST
Eintein’s ‘spacetime’ implies the possibility of time travel; how it would happen is a question for another time
Sat, May 13 2017. 11 33 PM IST
What does running mean to you?
Sun, May 07 2017. 03 50 AM IST
European Athletics wants world records set before 2005—when stringent drug-testing norms in athletics were implemented—to be deleted from the books. Is the move justified?