Sri Lanka’s first data-based Elephant Distribution Map could resolve Human-Elephant Conflict

The Human-Elephant Conflict is an issue Sri Lanka has been battling over countless years, consistently resulting in flared debates, deaths of both species, and...

Iconic Sri Lankan Women Who Have Shaped History

Sri Lanka is home to a multitude of inspirational, influential, and iconic women. From entrepreneurs to artists to sportswomen and innovators, here is a...

Let’s Talk Sex: A practical approach by The Arka Initiative

Human sexuality is a key topic being discussed in Sri Lankan society as of late, yet not given prominent attention in terms of practical...

Sri Lankan-born Australian teacher, Yasodai Selvakumaran, in Top 10 Finalists of...

In recent news, Sri Lankan-born Australian teacher, Yasodai Selvakumaran, has been listed as a finalist for the prestigious Global Teacher Prize, making her yet...

Archaeological Findings in Sri Lankan Rainforest Challenge Ideas of Evolution

Humans conquered a Sri Lankan rainforest 45,000 years ago!Modern humans have colonized nearly every inch of this globe - surviving deserts to tropical forests...

Minnette de Silva: The Pioneer Female Architect That History Forgot

Minnette de Silva was a woman of many firsts. Having become the first Asian female trained architect to be appointed as an associate of...

Sci-Fi Writer Yudhanjaya Wijeratne amongst the 2019 Nebula Award Nominees

Annually organized by The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA), the nominees for the 2019 Nebula Awards have finally been announced!Competing for...

The Eco-friendly Tuk Tuk: An Invention by Engineer Sasiranga De Silva

Countries all across the world are combatting issues against land, air, and water pollution, as well as global warming. Sri Lanka is no exception....

10 Places To Go this Valentine’s Day

Dating in Colombo is hard, not only because the only date-like activity we Colombars can get involved in is to eat, but because even...

Sri Lankans: Giving Sight to the Rest of the World

1 in every 5 Sri Lankans is a registered eye donor.This surplus has now made Sri Lanka help give back sight to individuals from...

Engineer from Oxford turned Doctor from Cambridge: Sri Lanka’s very own...

Udara Kularatne is a first class honours recipient of a degree in telecommunications software engineering at Monash University, Australia. He also has a postgraduate...

The Real 10 Year Challenge: How Has Sri Lanka Fared?

The 10-year challenge seems to be all the buzz among social media enthusiasts since the dawn of 2019. From awkward high school pictures to...