We are living in the second decade of the 21st century. The old beliefs that a woman must only manage the house and must only study arts have been shattered long ago. These beliefs, however, still prevail in most of the developing countries but the percentage of women scientists and entrepreneurs has increased considerably as […]Read More Women From The Stars: 7 Female Scientists Working Around The Clock
It has been 71 years since India got independent from the British rule. In these 71 years, the entire face of the nation has changed. India is now the 6th largest economy of the world with a nominal GDP of $2.45 trillion. The country has made a phenomenal progress on the scientific front. The Indian […]Read More Independence Day Special: 3 World Records Held By ISRO
It’s the 12th day of August and it’s time to look up in the sky. It’s time for some fireworks. It’s time to make a wish when you see the shooting stars. It’s time for the Perseid Meteor Shower! This year’s Perseid meteor shower is special and promising. The shower will peak just a day […]Read More Look Up In The Sky, Perseid Meteor Shower Will Peak Tonight.
According to the European Space Agency (ESA), there are approximately 1 trillion trillion (10^24) stars in the universe. The number, for sure, will increase as humans get better at technology and explore deep space. But is there any specific way to categorise the stars in the Universe? The answer is yes! The Morgan Keenan Classification […]Read More The Current System of Classifying Stars In The Universe: MK System
Rivalries are common in this world. They exist at every level. In our professional life, we come across many people whom we don’t like, no matter what. Most of your colleagues will be jealous of your professional success while others will hate you for no reason. The world of science is no different! Let us […]Read More 5 Pairs Of Scientists Who ‘Heartily’ Hated Each Other
Miss any meteor shower of the year and it can be pardoned but missing the Perseid Meteor Shower would be a sin if you love astronomy! It’s time to leave aside all your work and turn your eyes up in the sky to experience the spectacular show of heavens. It’s time for the Perseid Meteor […]Read More Get Ready For A Spectacular Show Of Perseid Meteor Shower This Weekend
While many of us just dream of space travel, this 17 year old astronaut trainee Alyssa Carson is making it a reality. The ambitious Louisiana-based teenager has had her “heart set on the stars” ever since she was a little girl. At the age of 3, she watched a cartoon of people going to Mars […]Read More 17 Year Old to be the First Human on Mars