Space sojourn

Charles Darwin was part of a long tradition of journaling by men who had embarked on scientific quests. Photo: iStockphoto

For the sake of science

3 min read . 15 Apr 2017
The ‘HMS Beagle’ on which Charles Darwin sailed for five years. Photo: Getty Images

Seekers of science

5 min read . 15 Apr 2017
Photo: Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint.

Dudhinala: For those about to rock

15 min read . 15 Apr 2017
Rakesh Sharma (left) and Nikolai Rukavishnikov at the Gagarin Research and Test Cosmonaut Training Center. Photo: AFP

1984: India’s space odyssey

8 min read . 15 Apr 2017
The 7th Room at the Treehotel. Photo: The Treehotel

A room with a view (into the future)

4 min read . 14 Apr 2017
The Marina Bay Sands resort and Art Science Museum, Singapore. Photo: Matthew Lee/Reuters

Tickets to science travel

5 min read . 14 Apr 2017
A meal in the clouds. Photo courtesy: Remote Lands

Champagne picnic at 13,000ft

3 min read . 15 Apr 2017
Ernest Shackleton as he embarks on the Shackleton-Rault Expedition to the Antarctic in 1921. Photo: Topical Press Agency/Getty Images

The society of explorers

7 min read . 14 Apr 2017
The ‘Pathfinder/Sojourner’ spacecraft, contained in airbags, prepares to land on Mars’ surface in this artist’s conception. Photo: Reuters

No empty space

7 min read . 14 Apr 2017
A still from the BBC Earth series ‘Hidden India’. Photo: Theo Webb

Untouched India

4 min read . 14 Apr 2017
The clonal ‘indrokh’ forest growing in a kankar lime pan, en route to Nagaur.  Photographs: Courtesy Pradip Krishen

Reading the Dezz

7 min read . 14 Apr 2017
‘Sam Simon’ taking in the sights of Antarctica as it makes its way north to submit the evidence of ‘Thunder’s’ confiscated fishing gear. Photo: Sea Shepherd Global/ Giacomo Giorgi

Operation Icefish steals the thunder

13 min read . 18 Apr 2017
Galileo using a telescope, circa 1620. Photo: Hulton Archive/Getty Images
Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint.

The long journey to find home

5 min read . 13 Apr 2017