Seasons are a kind of awakening

As a kid, I only knew of three seasons in India - Summer, Rainy (Monsoon), and Winter. When I moved to the USA, I heard of - Fall and Spring. Did someone say, Autumn? Delhi Tourism website lists five seasons - Winter, Spring, Autumn, Monsoon, Summer. Makes me wonder - did I miss some science class … Continue reading Seasons are a kind of awakening

GM foods: What’s all the fuss about?

Where there is food, there is population. Thanks to  Norman Borlaug, an American agronomist, US is the largest wheat exporter in the world. Also thanks to  M.S. Swaminathan, one of India's top most exported commodities is cotton. Both these men are accredited as 'Father of Green Revolution' and 'Father of Green Revolution in India' respectively. Countries now export … Continue reading GM foods: What’s all the fuss about?