The annual Geminid Meteor Shower was wonderful to watch. - shot was taken at Natskies Observatory, Panchgani
What are meteors and meteoroids? Rocks and dust particles from space that are about to collide with Earth's atmosphere are called meteoroids. Those that enter and streak through the atmosphere are called meteors. What causes a meteor shower? Usually when comets, which are chunks of ice with lot of dust, come close to the [...]
Hate The Disease, Not The Diseased.
Aditya - L1 First India's mission to study the sun The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) now has its vision set on the Sun. With probes currently circling Mars and the moon, ISRO Satellite Centre Director Mylswamy Annadurai recently revealed the space agency's plans to launch 'Aditya-L1', the first Indias mission to study the Sun, by the [...]
“Childhood means Fun unlimited… Bounteous shower… Of love and care… Realm of imagination… Joy of growing up… Happy Children’s Day!”
Whatever kind of seed is sown in a field, prepared in due season, a plant of that same kind, marked with the peculiar qualities of the seed, springs up in it. - Guru Nanak
SAY NO TO FIRECRACKERS & YES TO HAPPINESS...
Wringing out a soaked washcloth Nails must be clipped over an air duct to prevent them from floating around Astronauts use tortillas instead of bread for sandwiches to avoid crumbs When brushing your teeth, the only way to get rid of toothpaste is to swallow it [...]
It’s day of celebrations, It’s day to value a special person, Person who is the cause of our nation, Who taught world the lesson of non-violence, It’s Mahatma Gandhi – The Father of Nation Here are some inspiring quotes by Mahatma Gandhi which you must read: "Live as if you were to die [...]
ABOUT THE MISSION Orbiting the ringed planet Saturn and its numerous moons, the Cassini spacecraft has been and continues to be a keystone of exploration of the Saturnian system and the properties of gaseous planets in our solar system. A joint endeavor of NASA, the European Space Agency, or ESA, and the Italian Space Agency, [...]