Arif Ali Abbasi

Astronomy: A hairy star?

SO wrote the great storyteller of yore, describing Achilles’ helmet. On the contrary the comets are, or were, no... Published Nov 01, 2014 07:35am

Astronomy: Planet Earth — Part: 6

WE delved into planet Earth’s turbulent history of the last billions of years, the most difficult part of which ... Published Sep 06, 2014 05:53am

Astronomy: Planet Earth — Part V

GOING beyond Earth’s confines, we may come across many strange hurdles not in our reckoning as yet. Van Allen belt... Published Aug 25, 2014 04:23pm

Astronomy: Planet Earth — part IV

“Even the sternest opposition cannot stop the human thought. Not even punishment in life can stop people from... Published Jul 26, 2014 05:18am

Astronomy: The atmosphere on Earth

WHAT happens when a bolt of lightning is suddenly released from the clouds and a part of it rushes downwards towards... Published Jun 28, 2014 05:31am

Astronomy: The planet earth — III

“NOTHING is too wonderful, or amazing to be true if it is consistent with laws of nature.”The geological history... Published Jun 14, 2014 05:36am

Astronomy: Planet Earth

“IT is one small step for man, but a giant leap for mankind.” — Neil Armstrong, as he took his first step on... Published May 17, 2014 05:33am

Facts:Did you know?

Monkeys on guard! DO you know what special security measures were taken by authorities during the 2010 Commonwealth... Published Feb 15, 2014 06:39am

Astronomy: Saturn: the lord of moons

THE middle of the road planet is also the “middle one” in every way. A sedate loiterer, careering in the middle... Published Feb 15, 2014 06:39am