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Saraswaty Supercluster- Supercluster Discovered by Indian Scientists

Saraswaty Supercluster discovered recently, is the first discovery of a super cluster by a team consisting only Indian scientists and researchers.  What are galaxy clusters? A Galaxy consists of stars, dust, hot gases and dark matter which are held together by the gravitational force towards the centre. In many cases the cetre is considered to be

Digital Currency: Positive and Negative Features

Digital currency, Crypto currency, Bitcoin and Blockchain are certain  terms that have often been appearing in the front pages of newspapers across the world.  The recent ransomware attacks, WannaCry and Petya, have made these terms more familiar.  What is a digital currency? Digital currency can be described as a digital representation of value of an

Indian Presidential Election and Electoral College 

India is the largest democratic republic in the world. The Head of State of the country is the President. Apart from that he holds the position of Commander-in chief of the Indian armed forces.   What is the process of Presidential election in India? In India, direct elections are held  to select members of  Legislative

The Paris Climate Agreement and Recent Developments

The Paris Climate Agreement is a self-imposing agreement wherein each country sets a specific target and date with the aim to mitigate global warming and greenhouse gas emission. The agreement, also known as Paris Climate Accord,  was formed by the initiative of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The accord was finalised

SpaceX – Space Exploration Technologies Corporation

What is the latest achievement of SpaceX? SpaceX aims to create history by launching its first recycled rocket.  The Falcon 9 rocket, with the booster that was used earlier to supply food and goods to astronauts living at the international Space Station (ISS) is being used and the launch is scheduled at 6:27 pm, 30

Group of Twenty or G20

The Group of Twenty or G20 is an international forum that brings together the governments and governors of central banks of twenty major economies. Why was Group of Twenty (G20) formed?  G20 was formed with the objectives of assessing, reviewing and eliciting co-operation of major economies on policy issues relating to international financial stability. These

ISRO – Indian Space Research Organisation  

ISRO has made every Indian proud once again. This time ISRO created a world record on 15 February 2017,   by successfully blasting 104 satellites into their orbits in a single launch.  What is ISRO?  ISRO is the space agency of the Republic of India. ISRO stands for Indian Space Research Organisation. The history of