The Telegraph
| Monday, January 23, 2017 |


Rice twice

There is now a strain of paddy that gives two harvests per crop. Paromita Sen reports

Geneticist Abed Chaudhury was working to increase the yield of rice when he remembered a folk tale from his childhood. Once upon a time, the tale went, there was an old woman who was so poor that she had to survive on " nyara dhan"... | Read»

The global cab - your tab

#TechTonic / Surit Doss

Where on earth am I? This just about describes the feeling when GeoGuessr dumps you in the middle of nowhere. Then the dopamine kicks in and you slowly get your bearings. Is that a signpost? If so what language is it written in? What do the houses... | Read»

Sleepy head

Q: I sleep for 10 hours a night and I think it is too much. I still feel drowsy. Is this deleterious to my health? | Read»