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ROHIT GUPTA

Rohit Gupta (@fadesingh on Twitter) is a mathematician who thinks the universe is a hologram projected by a microscopic disco ball.

Rabbits on the moon and the Black Hole of Wall-Sun-Sun
4th Dec 2011
Rabbits on the moon and the Black Hole of Wall-Sun-Sun

A Chinese myth suggests that a Jade Rabbit lives on the Moon, pounding away at lunar regolith to extract the elixir of life. If such an immortal rabbit were to reproduce, and its children multiply wit

Zeroes and prime numbers ascend in the mist at Zeta Valley
20th Nov 2011
Zeroes and prime numbers ascend in the mist at Zeta Valley

Everyday, and on most nights, I stand under a mist that covers the side of a mountain. A ghostly landscape overlays the physical city of Bangalore with something taller than Mount Everest, and farther

Be a Frequent Flyer (on paper planes in Eight Dimensions)
6th Nov 2011
Be a Frequent Flyer  (on paper planes in Eight Dimensions)

Long ago, I considered the possibility where someone could release air from the anus with a force formidable enough to defeat the downward pull of gravity. Whether some yogi can use the human alimenta

Seven wonders of the post-modern world
23rd Oct 2011
Seven wonders of the post-modern world

What are the Seven Wonders of the Post-Modern World? I've defined post-modern as "after the year 2000", and this is my attempt to update the ancient list of marvels created by Antipater of Sidon aroun

In search of Crystal Radio Sunrise
8th Oct 2011
In search of Crystal Radio Sunrise

How a civilisation thinks about the universe is directly reflected in the behaviour of its people," says Timaeus, in my dream. "I would suppose so in Ancient Egypt and the divinity of kings, but what

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