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RAAVANA-1 | Features & Lifespan

Introduction: Sri Lanka’s first-ever satellite ‘Raavana-1″, designed and developed by two Sri Lankan engineers, was successfully placed into orbit. It was launched from International Space Station (ISS) along with …

Methane on Mars | NASA’s Curiosity

Context:  NASA’s Curiosity rover recently discovered high amounts of methane in the air on Mars, leading to excitement whether this was an indication of life on the Red Planet, …

War and talks: On Taliban ceasefire

Context: The Taliban’s decision to cease fire(suspension of fighting) for 3 days during Id-ul-Adha has come as a relief for Afghans who have seen unabated(unstopped) violence despite a peace …