How Much Does The Sky Weigh? How much does the sky weigh? Or is it weightless? The sky does have weight. It is made of air and air is made of all kinds of gas molecules. Those gas molecules have weight! If sky has weight, then how is earth carrying that weight? Weight of the
FUN FACTS WITH HAMLET THE HAMSTER FACTS ABOUT HURRICANES (Florence, Debbie, Hato, Bhola.. hmm.. these aren’t names of Hamlet’s friends! These are the names of different hurricanes!) Hurricanes, typhoons and tropical cyclones are all names for the same phenomenon. They’re just called by different names in different ocean basins. Hurricanes are named based on a
Language developed as the human species evolved. Development of language sets us apart from our closest relatives, the chimpanzees. No other natural communication system is like human language. Human language can express thoughts, convey information, ask questions and give orders. In contrast, animal can only communicate immediate issues such as food, danger, threat, or reconciliation.
Discovery of Ozone Asa : That looks like a really boring book, Casa. I am going for a swim. Casa : Good! Don’t forget to apply your sunblock before you go, or you will come back sun burnt. Asa : Oh! I forgot the sun’s UV rays can burn my skin. Casa : Ha! Ha!
The Lion Cub One day, all the mother animals of the jungle had a serious argument. All of them were really proud of their little ones and each one of them felt that their kids were the best among all. They were, however, trying to find out which one of them had the largest brood.
Exercise Regularly! Bumbley: zzzzzzz!!! Coley: Bumbley, you are still sleeping? It’s almost noon! Come on, get up and get those muscles working! Bumbley: Oh Coley! It is Sunday today. Do let me sleep. My muscles are just fine and they want to relax. Coley: Yes, muscles need relaxation but you did have a good night’s
Discovery of Fingerprints Asa : What is that? Casa : That is a handprint! Our ancestors used hand prints as signatures before they learned how to read and write. Asa : Ee! Ee! Wow! Really? Casa : Yes! It is still used as the only authentic identification tool we have, in this age of biometric
The Talkative Tortoise There once lived three great friends- a pair of geese and a tortoise. Once summer, the scorching sun rays dried up their lake, and they decided to leave and look for a new lake. But the tortoise could not fly, so, the geese thought of an idea, where the tortoise would have
Why Do Feet Smell? Have you ever wondered why feet smell so terrible sometimes? Do you think it’s because of sweat? Well, think again. Sweat is actually odorless because it is made up of water and salt. But then how can that produce a bad smell? Confused? Lets see what happens exactly! You can blame
FUN FACTS WITH HAMLET THE HAMSTER FACTS ABOUT BLACK HOLES A black hole is a region in space having such a high gravitational pull that nothing can escape it. Now that’s strong! Black holes distort time and space around them. Maybe I could travel through time! They devour things and regularly spit them out. A