When we look up in the sky, we see different celestial objects. Some are very bright (Sun and Moon) while others are barely visible with the naked…… Read more "Understanding The Concept of Magnitude In Astrophysics"
If you want to reach somewhere, what is the most important thing that you must know? It's the address of that place! To analyse any object, to…… Read more "The Three Types Of Celestial Coordinate Systems."
Born in a small village in the southwest of Madras, India ,Srinivasa Ramanujan was one of India's greatest mathematical geniuses. Though he left the world at a very young…… Read more "Ramanujan's Top Contributions To Mathematics."
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Today I'm going to shed light on a very important law of physics that is very simple to understand and has many applications in astrophysics. This is…… Read more "The Stefan's Law And Its Importance in Astrophysics."
Knowing the secrets of the universe and how it all started is one of the wildest dreams one could possibly imagine. Although with our current understanding it…… Read more "Scientists Have Finally Detected The First Molecule In The Universe."
"Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck", widely known as Max Planck was a legendary theoretical physicist of his era. His discovery of energy quanta won him the 1918…… Read more "Max Planck Quotes That Will Inspire You For Sure."
In the second article of the series (EM Spectrum and Astrophysics), we saw how the spectrum is the most important tool for an Astrophysicist to decode the…… Read more "Three Types of Redshifts & Their Importance In Astrophysics."
In 2016, the detection of gravitational waves by LIGO ( Laser Interferometer Gravitational Waves Observatory) gained abundant highlights in news. The discovery was so big that it…… Read more "What Are Interferometers And Why Are They So Important In Physics?"
This is the fourth article in Basics of Astrophysics series and we are now ready to explore the cosmos in detail from here on. Every branch of…… Read more "The Concept Of Astronomical Unit, Light Year And Parsec."