Summers are at its peak right now. To help you with your planning for this summer vacation, Shehla Faaiz brings a combo of some of the best water/amusement parks and traditional summer destinations of India.
Snow World, Hyderabad
As the name suggests, this is a total snow park. It is also Indias first and the biggest in the world. After Malaysia and Singapore, Snow World is the only such snow park of its kind.
-It has around 200 tonnes of artificial...
April 18, 01:00 AM
YB is gearing up with full speed to accelerate towards gathering information about best supersonic moving objects. Bhavya Rathi gives a flash on the fastest things of the world...
Fastest Car Bugatti Veyron
Bugatti Veyron EB 16.4 is the fastest car in the world. It can develop a speed of up to 431 kms/hour! It is a 2-door coupe sports car manufactured by Buggati Automobiles.
Fastest Water Slide Verruckt
Can you believe that the fastest water slide in the world is taller than the...
April 18, 12:13 AM
Ice Age is the next stop in the series of ages after
The Stone Age Read all about Ice Age to chill out about the past.
What was Ice Age?
Ice Age was an age where the entire globe was covered under layers of ice. It was also known as Glacial Age. Archaeologists say that this period was before Stone age i.e 4 million years ago.
Were humans present during this period?
Yes, during this age there were 2 species of humans- Homo Erectus and Neanderthals. Modern Homo Sapiens started...
April 18, 12:12 AM
On March 8, Malaysia Airlines ﬂight MH370 disappeared 40 minutes from take off after departing from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia while enroute to Beijing, China carrying 239 people on-board. Shehla Faaiz gets you a detailed info into the mechanism of a ﬂ ight and what happens if it meets an accident.
Fast Facts On Flight MH370
Flight MH370 disappeared from ATC screens when its transponder signal stopped.
Its last sighting on the civilian radar showed it ﬂ ying north east across the...
April 4, 12:48 PM
This World Health Day (April 7), debunk all the unhealthy myths! Read on to stay healthy and fit.
Myth: Our eyes only want carrots to stay healthy!
Fact: Although its fact that carrots are rich in Vitamin A, which is essential for sight, but so are many other foods and their vitamins and minerals! A well-balanced diet is what one needs, so that Vitamin A reaches our eyes for providing good vision. So, eating only carrots will not help alone!
Myth: Food quickly picked up from the ﬂ...
April 4, 12:37 PM
Making of Sugar
1. Sugarcane is planted and harvested.
2. Harvested stalks are thoroughly washed and cut when they reach the sugar mill.
3. The shredded pieces of sugarcane travel through a series of rollers, which extract juice from the pulp. The raw juice moves on through the mill to be clariﬁ ed.
4. Carbon dioxide and lime milk are added to the liquid sugar mixture and it is heated to the boiling point.
5. The clear juice which results from boiling is put under a vacuum,...
April 4, 12:25 PM
Here is a dazzling kaleidoscope of the vibrant and incredible land called India. India has been birth place of many great civilizations, religions, scientific discoveries, and traditions that paved a way for generations. Shehla Faaiz takes you to the nooks and corner of our home land through the Did You Know? issue.
India- The land of languages
India is home to a diversity of languages. We have 780 languages and 86 different scripts. Our languages mainly belong to two main families-...
March 21, 12:10 AM
The human organ system is an incredible one, here is an interesting know how of our internal organs.
Our weighty skin
Skin is the largest organ of the human body. On an average it weighs 2.72 kgs. If spread, our skin covers an area of 18sq ft.
Long Live The Liver
You know, your liver performs more than 500 different functions in the body, including storing glucose, creating bile, detoxifying blood, producing antibodies and recycling hormones. Although 96 percent of liver is water....
March 21, 12:06 AM
One day, inside a police station in a small town, the police inspector was going through some of his case files. The clock on the wall rang eleven times showing 11o clock. The police inspector saw the time and continued with his work. His telephone started ringing. The inspector picked up the phone and said, Hello. The person on the other side of that call informed about the murder of the rich man in that town.
The police inspector was shocked to hear that. He immediately asked his...
March 21, 12:03 AM
The season of laughter and happiness is on its way to ring your doorbell on March 17. Its time to spread colours! Are you ready to paint your friends and family in colours? To make this Holi more special and enjoyable, read on what YB has got for you...
This time try out these simple D.I.Y.s to make fresh home-made colours.
1. Organic Green
Soak a bunch of coriander or mint leaves in hot water. Spinach leaves (palak) can do too. For dry green colour, grind the dry...
March 7, 12:13 AM
Here is a tell-a-tale of elephant, the most giant animal on the earth. As India celebrates Elephant Festival (March 14) in Jaipur.
Do you know?
The elephant is the largest of all land mammals, and has evolved over a period of 60 million years.
The Two Types
There are two types of elephants, - African Asian. Lets learn their characterstics.
Elongated skull, a trunk with deep rings, larger ears and a flat forehead.
Both males and females have tusks.
March 7, 12:00 AM
Ever wondered how astronauts survive in space? What do they do whole day and what kind of experience they have? To unveil your curiosity, Bhavya Rathi has fetched some insights from an astronauts life.
They sleep nextto a fan
Good ventilation is vital for sleeping astronauts. If they dont sleep next to a fan, a bubble of carbon dioxide will form around them. Eventually, theyd run out of breathable oxygen.
Longest time in space Valeri Polyakov, Russian cosmonaut has spent the...
March 7, 12:00 AM