Tag Archives: Sun

Scientist finds elusive star with origins close to Big Bang

Astronomers have found what could be one of the universe’s oldest stars, a body almost entirely made of materials spewed from the Big Bang. The discovery of this approximately 13.5 billion-year-old tiny star means more stars with very low mass and very low metal content are likely out there—perhaps even some of the universe’s very first stars. The star is unusual because ...

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Global Climate is affected by sea ice: Why ?

On poles Ocean is covered by Sea ice and it’s  frozen water that is formed and melts in the ocean. It can be differentiated from the presence of icebergs and glaciers on land. Sea ice expands during winter season and gets melt down during summers, there are certain regions in oceans part of  sea ice remains round the year. Approximately Fifteen percent (15%) of the oceans ...

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What is King Tide?

its not a scientific phenomena, It is used to denote the immense high Tide level. These are long-period waves that are produced and roll around the planet due to the ocean is “pulled” back and forth as moon and sun produces the gravitational pull, these bodies interact with the Earth in their monthly and yearly orbits. Higher than normal tides typically occur during ...

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