The world is so unpredictable. Things happen suddenly, unexpectedly. We want to feel we are in control of our own existence. In some ways we are, in some ways we’re not. We are ruled by the forces of chance and coincidence.

Paul Auster

This quote by Paul Auster turned out to be particularly interesting to me as I pondered about its relevance in the 21st century. I’ve been thrilled by the vague imagination of humans taking control over the uncertain forces of nature. Much of the modern scientific progress has been aimed at minimizing uncertainty and constraining the results within…


To introduce myself, I am a sophomore university student studying biotechnology in Lithuania. Owing to my ardent desire and passion in science, I approached Professors to allow me to assist them in on-going projects but with no avail. Obviously, I realize now that I had been too much ambitious but fortunately, a junior researcher recognized by passion to try something new and decided to take me under his wing. This particular project involved modelling a mini-incubator and that’s how I stepped into the world of parametric modelling.

I will explain how I improved over time and will offer some tips…

Ram Mukund Kishorekumar

Under-grad at Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas. Interested in Science, passionate about art. Sport enthusiast.

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