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Navratri: The nine wonderful nights of splendor and dance!

Hi everyone! I know I mentioned in my last blog that I'd be talking about my recent field course in Sudbury in the next one but this topic seems more time-appropriate as we are in the middle of India's festival season and just last week celebrated one of my favourite festival, 'Navratri'! On the thanksgiving … Continue reading Navratri: The nine wonderful nights of splendor and dance!

The Microwave Radiometer (MRM) and Brightness Temperatures (TB)

Hi everyone! Today's blog is about a dataset that I'm using for my research here at Western, as one of the participating activities we're doing for this year's Planetary Seminar course! I thought quite a lot about which tool I should write about for this exercise, and in the midst of the hectic schedule of … Continue reading The Microwave Radiometer (MRM) and Brightness Temperatures (TB)

Tips for Instagrammable food photography – Beginner’s edition

Hi everyone! It's been a while since I wrote a blog post. Last month was quite busy for me with dealing with one thing after another, such as grading mid-terms as a TA, taking a week-long astrobiology course in the middle of night (again haha!). I also managed to submit my abstracts for the upcoming … Continue reading Tips for Instagrammable food photography – Beginner’s edition

Mandala Art: as a hobby and a therapy

Hi Everyone! April is already here! Unfortunately, Ontario hasn't had the best start of the month. Starting 3rd April, Ontario has gone into a provincewide lockdown in order to fight the current spike in COVID-19 cases. As I'm writing this blog, I'm hearing that the number of COVID cases reported on Monday (April, 5th) has … Continue reading Mandala Art: as a hobby and a therapy