American astronaut Neil Armstrong Childhood Photos

American astronaut Neil Armstrong Childhood Photos. Neil Armstrong was born in Wapakoneta, Ohio, on August 5, 1930. After serving in the Korean War and then finishing college, he joined the organization that would become NASA. He joined the astronaut program in 1962 and was command pilot for his first mission, Gemini VIII, in 1966. He was […]

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‘Ferrari of Space’ Doomed: Satellite Will Fall From Space in October

‘Ferrari of Space’ Doomed: Satellite Will Fall From Space in October. A European satellite is facing a fiery doom next month, when it is expected to begin falling from space to end a successful mission to map Earth’s gravity. The spacecraft runs out of fuel in October, but exactly when and where it will fall to […]

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Indian scientist Veerabhadran Ramanathan Rare photos

Indian scientist Veerabhadran Ramanathan Rare photos. Dr. Ramanathan is a Distinguished Professor at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD. In the 1970s, he discovered the greenhouse effect of CFCs and numerous other manmade trace gases and forecasted in 1980, along with R. Madden that the global warming would be detectable by the year 2000. He, along […]

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Confusion about the Brahma Kamal flower

Confusion about the Brahma Kamal flower. The Brahma Kamal, the much reverred flower of the Himalayas, is an excellent example of plant life at the upper limit of high mountains (3,000-4,600 m). The flowerheads are actually purple, but are enclosed in layers of greenish-yellow, papery, boat-shaped bracts. The flowers bloom at the height of the monsoons […]

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Amazing snake crossing the road in the forest a Funny Video

Amazing snake crossing the road in the forest.  

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The discoverer of samarium a rare earth element

The discoverer of samarium a rare earth element. Overview samarium Samarium is one of the rare earth elements found in Row 6 of the periodic table. The periodic table is a chart that shows how chemical elements are related to each other. The rare earth metals are not really very rare in the Earth’s surface. The name […]

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