Aryabhatians calculated the circumference of the earth using the Erotesthenes experiment on 24th April in collaboration with Taralaya, Nehru Planetarium Bengaluru. Bengaluru has a zero shadow day on 24th. Students took shadow measurements to calculate the circumference of earth.
Night Sky watching program organised in Jawaharlal Nehru school. Students and parents saw craters of moon, Mars, Hubble Space Telescope, International Space Station and lots of stars and constellations !
Solar Astronomy at School of Excellence, Ujjain, with the help of Youth Hostel Association of India Ujjain Unit. Students learned how to safely observe the sun, what exactly goes on inside it. How to use projection method to see the surface of the Sun. #IAU100 #100HoursOfAstronomy #NOCIndia