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What books should I buy for my son who is interested in planets and space?

This is the question asked by a parent recently and the post below is a follow-up to my answer on Quora. Books are the easiest way to start introduction about any topics. It will give children intrigue questions, thoughts to know more about the topic. But there are further steps a parent and child should take to […]

Why doesn’t India have MIT, Harvard?

Last week there was an interesting debate in Quora on “Why doesn’t India have universities like MIT, Stanford, and Harvard?” The most voted answer for this question came from Raj Dandekar, an IITian himself.  The summary of his answer is as follows. Students contribute to the growth of the institution. In MITs, Stanford students are […]