Books that changed me in 2019

2019 being a transition year for me is an understatement. The poem by Julia seems to convey how I felt most of the year. Fashioned for some encounter, Impelling but obscure; Apprenticed to the future, We wonder and endure. We suffer strange compulsion. Our talents many skilled, Would burn upon an alter; We have notContinue reading “Books that changed me in 2019”

Not a ex Mu Sigman, yet

As I am exiting from Mu Sigma formally by Dec end, many current and ‘ex Mu Sigmans‘ reached out to me. I got caring and loving pings from most. And a few pokes 🙂 ‘Welcome to the club‘ messages for the most part from ‘ex Mu Sigmans‘. The concept of ‘ex Mu Sigman‘ intrigues meContinue reading “Not a ex Mu Sigman, yet”

Of Sea Anemones, dogs with dumbbells and crossing the A.I. chasm

Are your left brain dominant or right brain oriented? Are you analytical or creative? Are you logical or imaginative? Are women more right brained than left brained? Does your team have a good mix of left and right brained thinkers? While the asymmetry between the two sides of the brain is undeniable, scientists now believeContinue reading “Of Sea Anemones, dogs with dumbbells and crossing the A.I. chasm”

Different scales. Different forces

There is a very interesting discussion on Physics StackExchange on how long a straw can Superman suck from. After a lot of sophisticated calculus, the forum seems to conclude the answer is 15 m. This got me curious to ask a different question. If it is so hard to suck water to a greater heights,Continue reading “Different scales. Different forces”