Let’s know a little about the first Asteroid discovered by our scientists back in 1801!
It is called ceres (don’t confuse it with the ancient goddess of Agriculture!) and it is the bulkiest and roundest object in the Main Asteroid Belt that lies between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter. Ceres has a diameter of 940km. If you drive a car along the width of New York State from one end to another and back again, then you have roughly traveled a little more than the distance around Ceres.
Astronauts are space travelers and so are cosmonauts. Why are they referred to with different titles? Reason in nationality. Space travelers from today’s Russia and erstwhile Soviet Union were called…Read Full Article
A century ago Albert Einstein had envisioned gravitational waves. Finally astronomers have made a discovery confirming existence of gravitational waves. Background hum of the universe discovered by astronomers is creation…Read Full Article
Source: unsplash.com Have you ever looked up at the night sky and wondered how many planets are there? Well, scientists say we have a total of 8 planets in our…Read Full Article