The door knew it was about to be banged open. As it occurred, and as the boy marched into the room – all red and furious, the fan prepared itself to rotate, the bed softened for him and the tablet, which was in conversation with the penstand on the table, knew it was to be […]
Scientists – those relentless beings who keep improving their own achievements, like Yelena Isinbayeva, have now found out that it takes just 13 microseconds for the human eye to comprehend what it sees. That’s pretty fast! So what does the brain do, the rest of the time? There’s an answer for that too. They say […]
The city lights looked promising. Like on every day. They were quite ordinary when up close, each light serving a purpose. But here, from my balcony, 36 stories up – no matter whether they lighted a bustling street, or a window that projected the melancholy of urban lives, or even the moving searchlights atop the […]
Not everything is “super”, for superheroes.
I did not know what woke me up. It could have been the wind that freely entered the room now, or a startling dream that I could not recollect. Or was it the melancholy of the sight I was about to see? I did not want to sleep, to begin with. But the sight to […]