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SOLAR ORBITER SHARES CLOSEST EVER IMAGES OF THE SUN REVEALING 'CAMPFIRES'

A new sun-observing mission jointly launched by European Space Agency (ESA) and NASA launched in February 2020 completed its first close pass of the Sun in mid June 2020 and shared the closest images of the Sun. The orbiter carries six remote sensing instruments or telescopes that capture the images of the sun and its surroundings and four in-situ instruments that monitor the environment around the spacecraft. 

RUSSIANS VOTE IN FAVOUR OF REFERENDUM MAKING WAY FOR PRESIDENT PUTIN TO REMAIN IN POWER UNTIL 2036

Russian President Putin had proposed substantial amendments to Russia’s constitution in January 2020 which were also approved by the Russian Parliament. However, President Putin proposed the referendum (a public vote) on them to give it legitimacy even though it wasn’t required. 

JUPITER SPOTTED!

After Sun, Jupiter is the next biggest celestial body in our solar system. Every year Jupiter comes close to our planet while orbiting Sun. This year too for the entire month of July we will be able to watch Jupiter along with its four moons and even a slight of Saturn which is always next to Jupiter.

MOON IN SHADOWS!

Hey Cubs, July 4th -July 5th is the third lunar eclipse of the year it is referred as Chandra Grahan in Hindi. This eclipse was visible mostly from the North and South of America, but missed in India as it was day time here.

HAPPY 244TH BIRTHDAY TO U-NITED STATES OF AMERICA

Independence Day which is more popularly known as the 4th of July is celebrated in USA with lots and lots American flags and fireworks. It is considered that USA was born on this day back in 1776, and just like any birthday its full of fun traditions that have been observed by the citizens of USA and is the time they look forward to. So, it’s the day when the 13 American colonies declared themselves free by signing a Declaration of Independence from the Britain rule.