The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is in the headlines again. Today ISRO has achieved a great feat in the satellite launch system. ISRO successfully launched cartosat-2…… Read more "1 Rocket, 20 Satellites. ISRO's Grand Success"
The Hertzsprung Russell diagram is one of the most important diagram in Astrophysics. I explained the HR diagram in my previous article. But before going further I…… Read more "Journey of Stars on Hertzsprung Russell Diagram"
In Astrophysics, often the terms like Apparent magnitude, Absolute magnitude and Bolometric magnitude are encountered. Ever wondered what are these terms and how much are they important…… Read more "The Concept of Magnitude in Astrophysics"
There are billions of stars in our galaxy. Each star has its story to tell. Each varies in terms of its mass, temperature, luminosity and size. When…… Read more "The Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram"
Juno crossed a gravitational boundary between Jupiter and the sun, and the gas giant began pulling the spacecraft in ahead of a planned July 4 arrival, NASA…… Read more "Jupiter's gravity embraces Juno spacecraft"