Posted in Music

Carnatic Concerts

Alathur, Lalgudi, Palghat Thodi

T.V. Sankaranarayan, Sundareswaran, Bhaktavatsalam Nattai, Atana, Kalyani, Kapi, Revathi,

T.V. Gopalakrishnan, Sundareswaran, Sivaraman, Vasan Thilang, Kannada Gowla, Panthuvarali, Navarasa Kanada, Thodi, Kapi, Yedukula Kamboji

K.V. Narayanaswamy, Veeraraghavan, Sivaraman Part 1: Sri Ranjani, Ranjani

K.V. Narayanaswamy, Veeraraghavan, Sivaraman Part 2: Ranjani,Khamas

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Posted in Aviation

Paul MacCready: Flying on solar wings

Paul MacCready — aircraft designer, environmentalist, and lifelong lover of flight — talks about his long career. After his record-breaking work on human-powered aircraft in the 1970s, with the Gossamer Condor and Gossamer Albatross, MacCready’s attention turned to addressing a problem he calls “Nature vs. Humans.” The result: a pioneering electric car, refined alternative energy ... read more

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Posted in Science

A journey to the center of your mind

Another interesting talk on the brain. This one is by Vilayanur Ramachandran, Director of the Center for Brain and Cognition and Professor with the Psychology Department and Neurosciences Program at the University of California, San Diego

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Posted in Science

Jill Bolte Taylor: My stroke of insight

This is a video worth watching. Such an eloquent speaker. Other talks on TED (ideas worth spreading) are interesting too.

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