All posts by: Partha S Karmaker

Population bang!

Never before in history, have there been so many people on Earth as right now.  Our numbers have skyrocketed, from 1 billion in 1800, to 2.3 billion in 1940, 3.7 billion in 1970, and 7.4 billion in 2016. The world population increased fourfold in ...

DIY cellphone mount on tripod

Here is an idea how to use your smart phone on tripod to get those super clear shots, time lapse shots or even live streaming to facebook and youtube. Take close look at the setup, Neat huh! Mounting is also pretty easy too. Just clip it on the ...

Who are you?

Greek historian Plutarch explains it with story of a ship. Theseus the mythical king of Athens, single handedly slayed the beast- Minotaur and returned home on a ship. To honor this heroic feat, Athenians preserved Theseus’s ship at the harbor for ...

Three shortcuts to achieve anything

Long ago, I read in Upanishad that there are three shortcuts to reach a goal. You all know these, but, probably never seen them together. Human is the superior being not because of it’s physical structure. Many animals are better equipped than ...

Poor Places Are More Diverse

Eucalyptus is an amazing species. Grows on tough terrain where nutrition and water are low. After plantation you will get 300 KG of woods for the finest paper production in just 5 years. If you plant one in your backyard, it will keep the mosquitoes ...