Tuesday , 13 November 2018
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Dolls speak

Francoise Bosteels, is a Belgian-born doll maker who made India her home over 25 years ago. Francoise's dolls 'speak'. They speak of the beauty of life and its celebration, but also of the injustice, anger and frustration of those in despair.

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Is There Sound in Space?

THERE is no sound in space. Even the apparently ‘loud’ cosmic phenomena (such as star explosions and sun storms) cannot be heard in space. Sound is, in fact, the vibration of air particles; since space is devoid of these (as it is a near-perfect vacuum), sound cannot travel through space.

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Ritzela Diniz: Persistence Pays

By Maria Fernandes
Ritzela Diniz, a 17-year old, standard XI student of Our Lady of Rosary Higher Secondary School, Dona Paula, has been practicing karate and bagging medals since 2008. So what is different about her, you will ask? Well Ritzela’s story is not only different but also a lesson in patience and perseverance, and we all have something to learn from it.

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Tallest Lego structure

The tallest Lego tower was recently built in front of a stadium in Seoul, the capital of South Korea. Approximately 4,000 kids used 500,000 Lego pieces and spent five days to build this tower. The tower is 31.9 metres (105 feet) tall.

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Saish Salelkar: The right shots

By Maria Fernandes
15-year old Saish Salelkar , a standard X student of  Mahila and Nutan School, Margao, claims sports is in his blood and says, “My father Uttam Salelkar, was a renowned footballer who played for St Anthony’s Sports Club, Colva for 13 years and also represented Bombay University for 3 years; so I can say my love for sports is actually inherited,”

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