Geography and You (English) and Bhugol Aur Aap (Hindi) are two fortnightly and monthly journo-mags respectively that encompass various aspects of the multidisciplinary branch of semi-scientific study, embodying works in different genres of science, technology and sociology around the globe. The journo-mags have completed two decades of success. The magazine has a readership of over nearly a million now, making it India’s most authentic and popular science magazine.
As the world is grappling with the Covid-19 pandemic, the latest issue of G’nY titled Rethink-Reboot-Remake presents before its readers an issue dedicated to the analysis of the various impacts of the novel coronavirus crisis. The present issue has articles by experts about how institutional systems like global health care and critical health is impacted; the widening socioeconomic inequalities due to the neoliberal policies followed by the global leaders; a discussion on the urgent need to revamp and revisit our urban cities/spaces to tackle epidemics; the current hunger crisis in India among the migrant community due to the Covid-19 and a possible future solution to malnutrition by encouraging the planting fruit trees in public spaces; the construction of seawalls by Maldives to tackle global warming; an analysis on the wet markets operating in most Asian countries and how the global authorities are looking to regulate the same to prevent similar outbreaks like Covid-19. The present issue will also have an interesting photo feature on the Boti tribe in West Timor, their centuries-old philosophy and sustainable life-style practices, living in isolation that could help the world cope during the Covid-19 pandemic.