Moving downwards

Moved on to Dandasana, Paschimottanasana A and B, and Purvottanasana :clap: . And looks like I no longer need to do the standing sequence twice! Though I still haven't got Uttitha Hastha Padangusthasana (the only part in the standing sequence that I dread every single time I do it!) quite right, I'm happy to move… Continue Reading

Scientists Hack a Computer Using DNA

Let's talk spill-overs and biological malware! Just read: Scientists Hack a Computer Using DNA In what appears to be the first successful hack of a software program using DNA, researchers say malware they incorporated into a genetic molecule allowed them to take control of a computer used to analyze it. Srikanth Perinkulam Continue Reading

Nishiki

Procured our third bike and our first ever mountain bike this weekend. Should be a brilliant add-on to my GMC road bike and Miss Me's hybrid rovr. A cousin was heading back to India and we'd mentioned we'd love to purchase it from him if he was interested in selling it. Late yesterday evening I… Continue Reading

Podcast: Breaking News

We're building tools that will push us not to trust ANYTHING we see at levels much worse than where we already stand. Visual media will possibly get heavily diluted(polluted) and then possibly written media will gain more prevelance? Bookmark: Breaking News Today, two new technological tricks that together could invade our most deeply held beliefs… Continue Reading

Bookmark:Twilight

Insanely inspiring read, Josh. Always in awe of the things you do for TARC and the amazing positive attitude you always have. Honored to have got to know you on those trails. May all forces be with you! Bookmark: Twilight Shoulders and head sunk toward the trail as the first hint of light painted the… Continue Reading

Jaberoo

Took the day off last Friday and hit the coast after the regular early morning Ashtanga class. Last years rain-check for the whale watching got us pretty lucky. Sighted around 6 to 7 whales at Stellwagen bank, 31 miles off the coast from Gloucester. A couple of them got up close (and not so personal)… Continue Reading

Franconia Ridge Hike

Sometime around midnight we reach a bridge with one side of its' railing non-existent. I sprint ahead and heave a sigh of relief when I notice the 'Old Bridle trail'[OBT] signboard high up on a tree. This confirms this is 'the' bridge that we've been looking out for, for the past few hours and that… Continue Reading

The Dark Secret at the Heart of AI

Makes me wonder if we as humans, were engineered by another intelligent form as a version of an AI, to create a smarter generation of AI. And if this really is a cascading iteration, which neural node are we in? Drawing a parallel, the current 'generation' of AI isn't probably 'aware' of the existence of… Continue Reading