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Kambala – Buffalo Race

Rahul Kumar 0

Kambala (Tulu&Kannada:ಕಂಬಳ ) is an annual Buffalo Race held traditionally in Karnataka, India. Tulu & Kannada is basically a sport which essentially, to entertain rural people of the area.The 'track'…

Spider’s Web

Rahul Kumar 0

A Spider's web is one of the nature's greatest engineering. The silk which used to make the web is produced in silk glands. With the help of spinnerets spider spin…

The Night Glow on Mars

Princy P. John 0

Night-glow is a phenomenon in which a planet's sky faintly glows, even without external light. The same phenomenon happens on Mars and this is attributed to the emission of nitric…

Lunarbows

Princy P. John 0

Have you ever seen bows created by moonlight instead of direct sunlight? Yes, they exist and are known as moonbows. Moonbows or lunar rainbows are formed when the moon's light…

Rustom- II : Killer Drone

Princy P. John 0

Rustom – II, developed by DRDO, India is a medium altitude long endurance Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle (UCAV). The aircraft has been named after Rustom Damania, a former professor of…

Surat: A Diamond Hub

Rahul Kumar 0

Diamond is the hardest substance in nature. If we see the chemically, the chemical formula is C and it is an allotrope of Carbon. It is hardest because of its…

Dry Ice

Princy P. John 0

Dry ice, also referred to as "cardice" is the solid form of carbon dioxide. Dry ice is colorless, non-flammable, with a sour zesty odor, and can lower the pH of…

Planetary Ring System

Princy P. John 0

The rings around planets have been an interesting phenomenon. Planet Saturn in the solar system has the most prominent planetary ring. Apart from Saturn, the other three giant planets, Jupiter,…

Hanging Garden of Babylon

Princy P. John 0

Hanging Gardens of Babylon was one of the classic Seven Wonders of the World. It is thought to have been built in the ancient city of Babylon.  The gardens were…

The Lethal Nuclear Weapon

Princy P. John 0

A nuclear weapon is an explosive device that extracts its destructive force from nuclear reactions, either fission or a combination of fusion and fission both. Vast quantity of energy is…

Yogurt Vs Curd

Daksha Shah 0

You are not alone if you think that Curd and Yogurt are the same. This myth is prevalent amongst all. Most of us do not know that there is a…

Physics Nobel Prize

Princy P. John 0

The 2016 Nobel prize in Physics has been awarded to three British-born scientists, John M. Kosterlitz, Duncan Haldane, David J. Thouless for their work on exotic states of matter. The work explains, why…

Location Of The Heart

Daksha Shah 0

You can feel your heart beating every time you put your hand to your chest, but do you have any idea where is it exactly located? Is it on the left,…

Raksha Bandhan

Nitesh Mittal 0

Raksha Bandhan is also called Rakhi Purnima or Rakhi is a festival which defines love and duty of brother and sister towards each other. The festival usually falls in August,…

The Birds of America

Nirbhay Dubey 0

John James Audubon's 'The Birds of America' published in 1840, is the most valuable book in the world which was sold for 8,802,500 in march 2000, the highest price ever…