AMAZING FACTS
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What makes it possible to check the weather anywhere anytime ?

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WHAT MAKES IT POSSIBLE TO CHECK THE WEATHER ANYWHERE ANYTIME ?   Weather and Communications Satellite technology make it possible to check the weather anywhere in the world at any time of the day. Weather Satellite transmits information about current weather patterns to the ground from space.The atmosphere temperature, surface temperature, wind speed, water temperature

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Why Nails grow faster in Summers than in Winters ?

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Nails grow faster in Summers than in Winters ! Fingernails and Toenails growth rate is much faster in summers than in winters.The phenomena behind this theory is that in summers people are more exposed to sunlight/daylight.In sunlight, the human body produces more vitamin D, which is very much essential for healthy growth of nails and

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Why nails don’t hurt when I cut them?

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    Nails started growing before you were even born.The hard surface of nails protects the tips of your fingers and toes from getting hurt.

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Why Aquatic Animals don’t freeze to death?

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 Why the entire body of water doesn’t freeze like a lake sized ice cube ?   At 4°C water has the least volume and maximum density ie it occupies the least space and is heaviest. This unique and irregular expansion of water is termed as anomalous expansions, and leads to freezing only the top layer

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Why Sea appears Blue ?

Why is Sea Blue, When the Water is Transparent ? Sea colour is different in different regions, Why ?   The colour of the sea can change according to both time and place, from blues, greens, greys and browns.The logic behind variation of sea colour is due both Physics and Biology.   Physics : Water

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Who unveiled the Amar Jawan Jyoti at the India Gate ?

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WHO UNVEILED THE AMAR JAWAN JYOTI AT THE INDIA GATE ?   The India Gate or All India War Memorial is counted among the largest war memorials in India. The monument was designed by Edwin Lutyens, the Chief Architect of New Delhi.The India Gate built in Red Bharatpur stone rises to a height of 42

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Siddhant’s Question#2 How does Television affect kids ?

Siddhant once watching Television asked me,’Mumma you always say that too much Television is not good for kids.Kids love Television,then how does it affect them?’ Television Rewires Your Brain ! In 1969,Herbert Krugman conducted a series of experiments regarding the effect of television on a person’s brainwaves.He monitored a person – in less than one

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Invention of Escalator !

ESCALATOR SCALA ELEVATOR ( Scala in Latin means Steps ) Invention : In 1892, Jesse W. Reno patented the “Endless Conveyor or Elevator”.He produced the first working escalator -“inclined elevator”. Charles Seeberger came up with name “Escalator”. Seeberger’s prototype escalator was built by the Otis Elevator Company in 1899.   Mechanism : A series of

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Why does the Ball Bounce ?

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My 3 year old son Siddhant was busy playing with a ball,when suddenly he turns and asks me “Why does the ball bounce ?I throw it on the floor and it jumps up high ?There is definitely a logic and physics hidden behind this question. Elasticity and Air Pressure makes the    Ball Bounce !

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Invention of Velcro !

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How people lived in a Velcro less world ? Why Velcro got a huge image boost from NASA ? Kids use Velcro most commonly when wearing footwear .. So let’s tell them a short story of a plant which led to the invention of the Velcro ! INVENTION OF VELCRO Velcro used tiny hooks and

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