July 23, 2009

Kolkata Eclipsed: A city of two tales

 A telescope scanning the Kolkata skyline early on Wednesday (Photo: Devjyot Ghoshal)   The dichotomy that rests within a modernizing city with an ancient heart came out of the shadows early on Wednesday as thousands strove to catch a glimpse of India’s final total solar eclipse for another century to come. Science and superstition held […]