Computer programming (or coding) is one of the largest subject fields in the world. Millions of programmers code away to give you apps for your desktop and mobile. Developing countries have jumped on to this bandwagon years ago to alleviate themselves out of poverty and provide their citizens access to a very robust economy that computer programming holds on to. Continue reading →
If the Earth were 100 pixels wide, how far out would the Moon be? How far out would Mars be? To answer this question, someone did a fantastic job and created the How Far is it to Mars? project. This is an exact, scaled representation of how far away Mars is from Earth. Its automatic (interactive) and worth the 5 minutes of your time.
Dr. Abdus Salam was the first (and only) Pakistan and First Muslim Nobel Laureate. That word Muslim was the cause of much controvesy, as Dr. Abdus Salam was a member of the Ahmadiyya community, a community which has been percecuted in Pakistan, when they were declared Non-Muslims by then the government of Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto. The clause of declaring Ahmadis as non Muslim was part and parcel of the Second Amendment to the Constitution of Pakistan. Continue reading →
A couple of years ago, I wrote a post called 25-Points for a Prosperous Pakistan. Was reading it recently and decided to update the 25-Points for making Pakistan more prosperous. Albeit, there are literally 1,000 of factors, the problem at hand are not too difficult to solve. The need a willing mindset, and patience. Continue reading →