Six life lessons from Rhinos

Six life lessons from Rhinos
[This piece was published in Nature inFocus on 1st May 2017, for Save the Rhino day. ] I will admit this. It was not love at first sight. As our jeep rounded a corner in Kaziranga National Park, we caught sight of a large gray box in the grassland. It had long since struck me ...

The Old Man and the City 3

The Old Man and the City
  [This piece was published in Nature InFocus on 28th February 2017. ] 1986 I was about 10 years old when my family moved to Guwahati, Assam, from the desert-town of Bahrain in the Arabian gulf. If Guwahati was a bustling urban space at that time, my mind did not register it. I’d wait for the ...