If you could drive to the sun at a speed of 88.5 km/h (55 mp/h) it would take around 193 years.
- Moon was formed almost 4.5 billion years ago due to a collusion of an asteroid with earth. It has a radius of 1,737 km compared to the 6,371 km radius of earth…
All about the Zika virus
- Zika is a virus spread by Aedes mosquito from one person to another through its bite. It’s the same mosquito which spreads diseases like Dengue and Chikungunya.
ALL YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT STATUE OF LIBERTY
THE FRENCH PEOPLE MADE IT FOR AMERICANS
- The Statue of Liberty was a gift by the French people to America.
Sankranthi, also know as Pongal is celebrated in various states of India. this ancient festival is a very important festival for those who hail from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
OUR BIG BROTHER – JUPITER
Jupiter might be the fifth planet in the solar system. But it holds a strong position when it comes to size and speed..
RUN CHEETAH RUN
We know cheetahs to be the best runners in the world. But have we wondered why! The science behind the running of cheetah and many other facts about that big cat are before you now..
WHY 7 DAYS IN A WEEK ?
We have 30 days in a month because it takes almost 30 days for the moon to complete it's phase. We have 365 days for a year because, earth takes almost 365 days to revolve round the sun. But! Have you ever wondered why we have 7 days in a week! Here is the answer...
HOW DID THE MONTHS GET THEIR NAME?
Whenever we look at the calendar, the first thing that strikes us is the month. We might be familiar with
the names of the months in a calendar, but do we know the origins behind them? Here are the names of
the months and the interesting stories behind their origin.
Longitudes And Latitudes
When we observe the globe of earth, the lines are the features that would instantly attract our concentration. Of course we know that they are known as latitudes and longitude.
THE ART OF MEMORY
Who won't be happy to remember every bit of info that is needed for the exams? But! It's not easy to remember everything that we have read. Probably, even the Romans might have faced the same difficulty.
Zebras belong to the horse family called African equids. But unlike horses, they are never domesticated. Like the finger prints of humans, the patterns of Zebra stripes are unique. There used to be heated debates about the stripes of Zebra.
THE HISTORY OF COMPUTERS
Computer is nothing but a calculating machine. It converts each part of the data into just '1' and '0' and thereby processing the task. That"s the reason why it's called a "Computer"- that which computes.
Records In The Animal Kingdom
Animals too hold records! If cheetah is the fastest animal on earth and elephant is the largest mammal... these are some of the records that we often ignore.