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Social Quiz for classes VI to IX

Social department conducted Social Quiz for classes VI to IX on 28.06.17 during school hours.

Social Quiz for classes VI to IX Social Quiz for classes VI to IX

Space Odyessy to the Birla Planetarium - Tamilnadu Science and Technology centre

On the 20th of June 2017, five students from class 10 and Mrs. K.Rajakala embarked on space odyessy to the Birla planetarium - Tamilnadu Science and Technology centre.

They attended a lecture by Lieutenant General Larry D.James, the Deputy Director, Jet propulsion Laboratory, NASA, California, USA. Many students from city schools and colleges had participated in the event.

Message by Deputy Director of NASA :

  • Cassinni- Saturn- Studied the radiation of Saturn along with its rings and moon. It is about to end its journey in September 2017.
  • Juno- explores Jupiter
  • NASA future plan: to Mars 2020- to see whether life exists in Mars.
  • NASA reported that current studies on planet Mars by the Curiosity and Opportunity rovers will be searching for evidence of ancient life in Mars.
  • Insight- Robotic Mars lander-measured the scale of Mars quakes.

Rifath Sharrok , Indian teen Scientist who invented World's lightest Satellite was also a part of the team.

Nafiza R.S. of our school raised a doubt on the waste management in outer space, for which the Director answered that most of the junk disintegrates and once in 25 years the debris around is cleaned and disposed off from the Earth.

Space Odyessy to the Birla Planetarium Space Odyessy to the Birla Planetarium
Space Odyessy to the Birla Planetarium Space Odyessy to the Birla Planetarium