How Deep Can We Dig ?

So at some point in their lives, nearly everybody has wanted to dig a hole down to the centre of the Earth. The only problem is that nobody ever has actually dug a hole down that far. This leads us to the question that how deep can we really dig.

If humanity decided that digging a hole is the ultimate goal for our race then how deep can we dig with the help of modern technology.
Let's start from some earth surface and start digging from there.
1.8 meters : Not too far down and we reach at the standard grave depth in western culture.
4 metres : We arrive at the depth where Pharaoh Tutankhamen's tomb was discovered.
6 metres : Here we reach the last point from where metal detector can pick signal from.
13 metres : At 13 metres we can find the deepest burrows dug by any animal - The Nile Crocodile.
20 metres : A little further and we arrive at the depth of the Paris Catacombs beneath the city of Paris, a tomb that holds the remains of about 6 million people.
40 metres : Another 20 met…

How Big Is The Universe ?

You will never ever get you head around how big the universe is. Don't go there, its just vast it's just enormous. There is no way human mind can comprehend the true immensity of the universe. We are happy with the size of a elephant or the size of a tree or maybe even the size of a big church, but I think if we go beyond that our brain just start to run out of gas.

How The Size Of The Universe Is Measured
It may be difficult for our brain to comprehend, but that hasn't stopped endeavours to measure the distance to the stars. One technique is to use the phenomenon called parallax.

Parallax Method Everybody can experience parallax for themselves. If you hold your thumb up and close one eye you will see that your thumb appears to be in a certain position relative to something behind your thumb, but if you open that eye and close the other eye you'll see that your thumb appears to move relative to the object behind.

The same thing happens when we look at the stars. When …

Is Life Possible On Mars ?

Mars has been a subject of interest to our scientists from many decades, specially due to possibility of life on it. In 1965 NASA sent Mariner 4 Spacecraft for a flyby around Mars which completed it's mission successfully. Since then many successful mission has been done on our neighbouring planet. This include four Mars rovers named Sojourner, Spirit, Opportunity, and Curiosity. NASA has also sent Odyssey a spacecraft that has the capability of producing the map of the planet.

But is life really possible on Mars on a grand scale? Is Mars our next home? Is Mars life sustaining?
Let's have a precise view.

Why Mars
Mars is one of the most familiar places in the solar system having almost 24 hour day cycles, mountain, valleys, even liquid water. With so much common with earth we can think Mars could be second home for the human race.

Water On Mars
A few billion year ago Mars was inhabited with large water bodies of water including lakes, rivers, and even an ocean. But the water …

5 Wrong Facts You Know About Science

Many of the things we know are not always true. Here are 5 things you may think that you know the truth, but the truth is something else.

Diamonds Are Formed From Coal
Everybody knows that raw diamonds are formed when regular old coal is exposed to extremely high pressure and heat. You may have even been taught in school and while the part about pressure and temperature is correct, it may surprise you that coal is rarely if ever involved in the formation of diamonds. Specific Zones within the Earth's mantle are capable of subjecting minerals to the process that forms diamonds and coal seams are sedimentary minerals.

This means that coal will almost never be found deep enough under the Earth's surface to be a part of the diamond making process. Also coal is formed from fossilised plant material and diamonds have been found which are older than all plant life on Earth.

The diamond that are formed in the mantle are brought to the surface by a rare type of deep volcanic eruption.…

What Happens In Bermuda Triangle | Are Aliens Living There?

On the 5th of December,1945, 14 navy airmen left florida and took to the skies 5 torpedo bombers, on what was supposed to be a routine 2 hour return flight as part of a training exercise, known as Flight 19. But 1 hour and 45 minutes into the journey, the flight's leader, Lieutenant Charles Taylor, radioed the control tower, alerting them that something was dreadfully wrong.Taylor reported that all 3 of his compasses had malfunctioned.

Taylor said, "We don't know which way is west. Everything is wrong. Even the ocean doesn't look as it should"
Flying over the western part of the North Atlantic ocean and What's now called the Bermuda Triangle, Flight 19 was never seen again. Later that same evening  a search plane was sent in a desperate attempt to locate the missing flight and guide them back to base. But just 27 minutes after take off, the search plane and it's 13 men crew also became lost to the Bermuda Triangle.

Surreal activities in the Bermuda Trian…

7 Facts You Don't Know About North Korea

Every one knows of North Korea, as one of the most abnormal country in the world. However post or any kind of blog is legal in this country and so you can read this post. Here's 7 strange facts and laws that Kim Jong-un have in his country.

Haircut North Korean may only choose from 28 haircuts. Possibly one of the most surprising North Korean laws of all is the one defining which hairstyle is appropriate. Officially there are only 28 haircuts which are legal in the country. Men can choose from 10 different types of short haircuts while are free to choose from 18 styles.

Married women are to have only short hair while singles can let their hair grow out a little longer.

2103 Incident In 2013 North Korea's leader killed his own uncle by throwing him naked into a cage with 120 starving dogs. Kim Jong-un's uncle Jang Song was vice chairman of National Defence Commission until he was considered a counter revolutionary. After being proclaimed a traitor Jane was stripped of all …

5 Reasons The Moon Landing Could Be Fake

The theory that America faked the Moon landing has been the subject of discussion for several years now. Most conspiracy theorists say that in an effort to assert their victory in the space race against the soviets, American opted to fake the landing, so as to appear to have won the race. The question most people ask is why haven't we ever gone back to the after all those years. Here are the five reasons the moon landing could be a hoax.

Lack Of Stars
One would expect that since there are no clouds on the Moon, then the stars would be much easier to see from the moon considering the proximity, most of the photograph are clear enough but still no stars can be seen.If it is possible to see the stars from Earth and yet we have the atmosphere that could affect our vision. How could we cannot see the stars from the moon.

NASA Answer NASA says that the quality of the photograph at the time were not really high quality, so no stars could be captured from the moon.

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