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STARMAN OF SPACE X MADE THE CLOSEST FLYBY TO THE RED PLAN

On 5th November, 2018 Space X’s Falcon Heavy rocket blasted into space carrying Starman wearing an astronaut’s suit and seated inside a red Tesla Roadster. Starman is a mannequin which is actually a 3-dimensional model of human body.

TELESCOPES CAPTURE BLACK HOLE’S SPAGHETTI STAR DINNER

Cubs, you heard it right… black hole was captured eating a star as spaghetti for dinner. Astronomers from around the world spotted a star undergoing spaghettification that is being ripped apart by the supermassive black hole. This phenomenon also known as ‘tidal disruption event’ is the closest event ever recorded at just over 215 million light-years from Earth (one light-year is the distance light travels in a year which is about 10 trillion kilometers).

FRENCH OPEN 2020

The French Open also more popularly known as Roland-Garros was pushed this year due to the pandemic from spring to autumn. The Grand slam lasted from 26th September till 11th October, 2020.

SMART - THE GAME CHANGER

India on 5/10/2020, successfully tested its indigenously developed SMART torpedo system which is claimed to be the 'game changer' by the DRDO (Defence Research and Development Organisation) in anti-submarine warfare.

THE ATAL TUNNEL

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the world’s highest altitude tunnel on 3rd October’2020. Initially in the year 2002, the decision to built this tunnel below the Rohtang Pass was taken by Atal Bihari Vajpayee who was the Prime Minister then.