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Quizville (Winter Fall, 2014)

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Thousand Miles brings to you the second edition of its quiz column prepared by our guest quiz columnist, Angkit Rajkumar. Be ready to take your grey cells for a spin! Happy Holidays! ūüôā Questions: Answers:

Quizville (Autumn Fall, 2013)

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We at Thousand Miles are delighted to inform our esteemed readers that from this issue onwards, Angkit Rajkumar, a known name in the quizzing circuit of Assam, will be our guest quiz columnist, where he will test your grey cells with his volley of deceptive questions and voodoo! May the Force be with you! “Of all the imps in mischief’s train Distinguish’d most, and most caress’d, (Tho’ wond’rous awkard to explain) Ah surely quizzing is the best! For great ones still ’tis only fit,- I fear, were quzzing quite in vogue, What makes the rich man half a wit Wou’d make the poor man quite a rogue.” ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† Read more

¬†Dear readers, when you all were kids and had nothing to worry and the only good past time you had was listening to all the stories your grandmother told you,¬†weren’t¬†you excited when she particularly told you¬†¬†the story of the Glowing Devil¬†she saw in the forest?? I ¬†always grew up wanting to meet that glowing devil, and¬†at last¬†i met her not in the jungle but in my botany meseum! Or have you ever wondered abut the beetles or firefox???when you were kids¬†didn’t¬† you believe that they carry a miniature torch to help them find their way in the dark??? ¬†Relax,i am here not to discuss about the beetles but to tell¬†you¬†something¬†about “bioluminiscence”–light in the dark forest!!!!! By looking at the photographs Read more