About

Hello there.

The articles on this blog are designed to accomplish several objectives.

[1] The communication of science, especially biology and related fields, to laymen.
[2] To offer insights into skills, opportunities and avenues for careers in biology.
[3] To celebrate science.
[4] To encourage discussion about the way that science is taught and to contribute towards efforts to improve this vital area of education.
[5] To encourage appreciation of the natural world.
[6] To encourage critical and scientifically motivated thinking & the promotion of reason.

About the authors.

Ankur “Exploreable” Chakravarthy.

Currently a student on a gap year with an interest in biology, especially oncology.
Focus of articles – biology.

Avinash Sheshachalam

Master’s degree holder in Medical Biotechnology.
Focus of articles – biology.

Debayan Sinharoy.

Medical student by day, neuroscientist and ubergeek at other times.
Focus of articles – science and neuroscience.

Juliet Osborne.

Anthropologist & Skeptic.
Focus of articles – skepticism, anthropology and current affairs, and shredding whatever irrationality is expounded by people to pieces.

7 responses to “About

  1. Happy to see your blog!

  2. Exploreable RSS feed request to Before It’s News      
     
    Hi  Ankur ‘Exploreable’ Chakravarthy,

    My name is Ben Chasteen and I’m the Science/Technology editor at Before It’s News http://www.beforeitsnews.com. Our site is a People Powered news platform with over 4,000,000 visits a month and growing fast. We like to think of our selves as the “You Tube” of news. 

    We would be honored if we could republish your blog RSS feed in our Science/Technology category. Our readers need to read what your Exploreable blog has to say.

    Syndicating to Before It’s News is a terrific way spread the word and grow your audience. Many other organizations are using Before It’s News to do just that.  I just need you to reply with your permission to do so. Please include the full name and email of the person who will be attached to the account, and let me know the name you want on the account (most people have their name or their blog name). 

    You can also have any text and/or links you wish appended to the end or prepended to the beginning of each of your posts on Before It’s News. Just email me the text and links that you want at the beginning and/or ending of each post. If you know html you can send me that. If not, just send me the text and a link to your site. It should be around 200 characters or less (not including links).

    Thank you,

    Ben Chasteen
    Science/ Technology Editor
    Before It’s News
    775 East Blithedale Ave. #362
    Mill Valley, CA 94941
    http://www.beforeitsnews.com

  3. Hiya there, Ben.

    I’d be glad to allow Before It’s News to republish the blog RSS feed in the Science/Technology category.

    I will write to you shortly by email with the details required for that to go ahead.

    Cheers,
    Ankur.

  4. Stumbled onto this blog quite by accident.

    And, a biogeek at heart, I have enjoyed reading a few articles. Will definitely be back to read some more.

  5. Patricia C de Souza

    Great blog!

  6. Hey, great blog you’ve got here! I’m an artist making work about science, specifically animal biology and morphogenesis. Your blog has been of great help to my studies.

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