3 Day Robo – Olympics competition at Raman Science Centre from 1st February 2012

Raman Science Centre (RSC) along with ilabs is organizing 3 day Robot making and racing contest for students. The event will hold competitions like robo – race and e- handi. All students interested in science from 5th standard onwards can be a part of the event. The event is aimed at assessing the designing, mechanical, electronic and computing skills of students who are above 12 years of age.

The general public can visit the program between 11 AM – 5 PM while the exhibition will be open between 1 PM – 5 PM.

Date : 1st – 3rd February 2013
Venue : Raman Science Centre

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Enjoy Venus transit on Wednesday, 6th June 2012

We all have heard of solar Eclipse or lunar Eclipse but this is something new called Venus transit. Transit is when mercury or Venus comes between the earth and the sun. Venus transit is when venus will come in between the earth and the sun. This will leave a small shadow on the sun. It will be visible between 5.31am to 10.22am. It is not very prominent like solar eclipse but it is a rare phenomenon which has a pattern of 105.5, 8, 121.5 and 8 years making a basic cycle of 243 years.

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