Blind Author Ryan Knighton’s story of life as a blind father : Daddy in the dark

A Rorschach inkblot. That’s what Ryan Knighton sees when he looks at a thing, a person. His right eye can make out shapes. His left eye? Totally dark. Since his early 20s, he has been going blind, slowly, due to retinitis pigmentosa. (The retinas self-destruct, basically.) He can’t see the colourful tattoos on his arms: … More Blind Author Ryan Knighton’s story of life as a blind father : Daddy in the dark

Briton sets world record by spending 114 days with snakes

A British man is said to have created a new world record by spending 114 days in a tiny room with 40 dangerous snakes, including three snouted cobras. According to ‘The Sun’, 45-year-old David Jones, a professional carpenter, has spent four months locked in the 5m x 4m sealed room with two black mambas, two green … More Briton sets world record by spending 114 days with snakes

Ramgopal Srinivas of Guntur miraculously survived the trauma in the dense and dangerous forest

Call it Lord Venkateswara’s blessings or sheer luck, a pilgrim who accidentally fell into a 350-feet deep valley on the first ghat road in Tirumala a week ago was found alive and well on Sunday noon. Ramgopal Srinivas of Guntur miraculously survived the trauma in the dense forest, infested with wild beasts and snakes, without food and water … More Ramgopal Srinivas of Guntur miraculously survived the trauma in the dense and dangerous forest

The Attitude of Survival

A wilderness emergency could possibly happen to anyone, anywhere. When confronted with an unexpected survival situation man has the potential to overcome many challenges, beat incredible odds, and come out a survivor. But just what is survival anyway? Survival is the art of surviving beyond any event. To survive means to remain alive; to live. … More The Attitude of Survival

Bloom Energy

Bloom Energy, a startup company in Silicon Valley, claims to have made a breakthrough in the decades-old pursuit to develop fuel cells which can provide electricity that is affordable and relatively clean. The novel fuel cell, called Bloom Box (official name – Bloom Box server), is being tested by Bank of America, Google,   Wal-Mart and … More Bloom Energy

Control Your Anger

Dismiss it as a personality trait but those white flashes can do much damage to your health. Here’s why you must control your anger Anger is a natural human emotion, no doubt. At times, venting out your frustration is good, but knowing how to control it is equally crucial. How you react to a certain … More Control Your Anger