Science

Facts about the Southern Cross (Crux Constellation)

Facts about the Southern Cross (Crux Constellation)

October 3, 2018

Southern Cross or the Crux Constellation is the smallest constellation we know. It is named so because it’s shaped like a cross. It is visible from the Southern Hemisphere. It is one of the brightest constellations in the night sky, with two of its stars falling under the brightest star category (First magnitude). The Southern […]

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Facts About Ursa Major

October 3, 2018

Ursa Major is a circumpolar constellation that can be seen from the northern hemisphere of earth. It is said to resemble a bear and holds importance as per the Greek Mythology. It is among the oldest recognized constellations in the sky. It is the third largest constellation of the 88 constellations known to us. Our […]

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Facts about zero gravity

Facts About Zero Gravity

October 1, 2018

“Zero Gravity” is a state when we cannot feel our weight. It could be because of two reasons. 1. We are at a place where there is no gravitational force acting upon us. 2. We are free falling. A good example would be being in an elevator that is going down, or a high speed […]

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Facts About UFO Sightings

Facts About UFO Sightings

September 27, 2018

At any time of the day, at least one person is looking out at the sky at an object that they are not aware of or have never seen before. Such objects are called “Unidentified Flying Objects”. While most of these unidentified objects are a meteor, asteroid, comet, or a special flying craft. Only some […]

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UFO Facts and Information

UFO Facts and Information

September 27, 2018

The term UFO refers to a flying object that an unknown to humans or the people of the earth. many UFO sightings have been recorded throughout the history in various parts of the world there by raising interest and questions about life on other planets. Of all these sightings, some are believable but most of […]

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Facts about red dwarfs

Facts About Red Dwarf Stars

September 27, 2018

The red dwarf stars are the smallest stars in the universe and also the highest in number. They are comparatively cooler than the sun. They also have the longest life than any other star. There is another type of stars that are smaller than the red dwarf stars,  known as Brown Dwarfs. Let’s find out […]

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Facts About Steam Engine

Facts About Steam Engine

September 26, 2018

The steam engine was perhaps the most important discovery ever made. It bolstered the Industrial Revolution of the 19th Century. It replaced hard labor with efficient and fast machinery. Even today, the science used behind the steam engine empowers power generation plants. The simple movement of piston powered by the steam generated unimaginable power. Initially, the […]

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Facts About Slime

Facts About Slime

September 23, 2018

Watching satisfying videos of slime is a big craze on Instagram. Kids and adults, both enjoy playing with it. This oddly satisfying substance has more to it. When was the first slime made and who made it, what is slime made of, what are the different kinds of slime that exist today, here are some […]

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Facts About Cyclones

Facts About Cyclones

September 20, 2018

Cyclones are a dangerous natural hazard caused due to atmospheric disturbance and low pressure. Cyclones are extremely common and almost occur every year. Cyclones occur at the sea, but can sometimes reach the land and wreak havoc. Cyclones occur due to rotation of the earth (Coriolis force). Depending on the wind speed, cyclones can range […]

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Rains on different planets

Top 10 Wackiest Rains on Different Planets in Space

September 15, 2018

“Hello” “Sorry boss, can’t come to work today, it’s hot sulphuric acid outside my home today and my kid is starting to melt.” Well, thank goodness, we don’t get the chance to make those excuses. Although we find the pictures of space spectacularly vibrant, the world out there is unforgiving and ferocious. Here’s a list […]

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