Author Archives: Akhila

About Akhila

Akhila is a self-motivated life-long learner and a self-published author. She posts technical articles on her blog qualitynotion.com. She runs a personal blog, wordsandnotion.com where she writes about everything from illusion to reality.

How safe you feel – “fearfully female”

By | December 12, 2019

She felt ‘Fearfully Female’ Everybody wants to be comfortable and cozy, who doesn’t? But being a woman she needs to be fearfully alive!! Being a woman means I need to be fearful!! Such fears are felt very intensely by women than men. Ah!! fear of rape is almost exclusive to females.. She needs to be… Read More »

The breathtaking moments behind the first Space walk

By | November 18, 2019

What actually happened behind the fabulous scenes of a space walk is really a terrifying story as it was nearly costing the lives of two cosmonuts. It was nearly fifty years ago the human had the historic space walk. The mission, named Voskhod (Sunrise) 2, had Leonov as the spacewalker and Pavel Belyayev as the commander to pilot the ship.

Why are we existing- Dominance of matter in the universe

By | October 21, 2019

Matter and antimatter are only produced or annihilated in equal amounts. Likewise equal amounts of matter and antimatter should have been created in the early universe at the time of its origin also. But still matter dominates the universe compared to antimatter, the smallest life on earth to the largest cosmic objects are made almost entirely of matter. So how come the matter dominate antimatter and thus making our existence possible in the universe?

What is most primary – matter or consciousness?

By | October 13, 2019

What is consciousness? How does consciousness actually emerge? Is it an irreducible property like electric charges or an emergent property? What is most primary – matter or consciousness? Is there any atomistic nature for our consciousnesses? If its made of atoms, why are the atoms in our body incapable of understanding they are atoms? Atoms… Read More »

How birds can detect earth’s magnetic field for migration?

By | September 18, 2019

Migratory birds travel hundreds or thousands of kilometers across oceans and mountains more or less in the north-south direction and then manage to get back home after a few months. But how do they even know where to fly? How could they manage to take the same route to their destination without being lost? What… Read More »

How not to be duped by fake HR recruiters in Linkedin?

By | September 4, 2019

Recently a recruiter at linkedin approached me. It was about an opportunity matching with my “impressive background” as in his words. Ah! How nice! He messaged that he was looking to hire someone with my background! When I responded, he further showed his interests to have a conversation with me and gave me a brief… Read More »