Category: Elements

NASA to torch the moon

November 11, 2022

NASA is preparing to launch a torch to the moon. The agency aims to find water in the moon’s south polar region in a mission called Lunar Flashlight. NASA is confident that water is present in craters in the south polar region of the Moon. In the future, the agency plans to focus on this…

Message to extraterrestrials

October 15, 2022

NASA has launched four probes into space to communicate with extraterrestrials. Along with that it is used for the study of the universe, the planets of the solar system and so on. Voyager 1 and 2 in 1977. Before this, they were Pioneer 10 in 1972 and Pioneer 11 in 1973.(Out of which Voyager 1…

The 2022 chemistry laureate Barry Sharpless just became the fifth individual to be awarded two Nobel Prizes.

October 8, 2022

Sharpless is following in the footsteps of double Nobel Prize laureates John Bardeen (physics 1956 and 1972), Marie Skłodowska Curie (physics 1903, chemistry 1911), Linus Pauling (chemistry 1954, peace 1962) and Frederick Sanger (chemistry 1958 and 1980). Both Sanger and Sharpless received their second Nobel Prize more than two decades after their first award. Barry…

The lost world

September 19, 2022

Deadly version of isolation The Amazon world itself has not yet given any hold to man. Is there any place more isolated than that inside? Mount Roraima is a large mountain with a flat top. It is found in North America along the borders of Brazil, Venezuela and Guyana. The steep slopes range from 400…

See this smiling man.His name is harold agnew

August 1, 2022

It’s not about your smile, it’s about the small box in your hand.That small box contains the nuclear fuel from the bomb Fatman. which killed about 75,000 people in Nagasaki.

Hydrogen train

July 7, 2022

Hydrogen was everywhere at the beginning of the universe, 𝟗𝟗.𝟗𝟗% of all matter. Call it God or the Creator because everything came from it. 𝟕𝟑% of the current universe is hydrogen. 𝟐𝟓% helium and the remaining two percent is everything else. A central concept in science fiction novels is the collection and fueling of hydrogen…

Carbon dating- This is how scientist were able to find the age of the fossils

May 30, 2022

Carbon Dating is a method of determining the age of ancient fossil. This style is determined by measuring the radio active radiation issued by the age of the fossils. Organisms are very small amounts of carbon -14 isotope is absorbed from the air. But the death and destruction caused by this process can be started…

One of the oldest known matter in the universe

May 2, 2022

The Murchison meteorite has a specialty to it. It’s not the type of rock that normally lies on the ground and is defined as a meteorite. These are meteorites obtained by direct observation of a meteorite eruption, which means that the samples were obtained fresh by scientists.On September 28, 1968, the meteorite exploded in the…

cherenkov radiation

April 25, 2022

Is it possible to overtake the light? The answer is no, isn’t it? If so, it’s a mistake, because light can be overtaken, but light traveling in a vacuum can not be beaten. The speed of light in a vacuum is 3 lakh km per second. M But … the speed of light is relatively…

Another natural wonder

April 7, 2022

Lake “Spotted” or “Cliluk” in British Columbia, Canada. It contains different minerals in yellow and blue colors. Due to the extremely salty nature of the lake, only a few species survive. Silver and titanium in very small quantities, in addition to compounds such as calcium, sodium sulphate and magnesium sulphate. The ponds formed on the…