You must have heard the phrase ‘elephant’s memory’ being used for people with a long memory.Read More »
The International Left-Handers Day was celebrated on August 13 all over the world. This day has been celebrated annually since 1992.It’s a day that raises awareness about the issues that left-handed people have to deal with.Read More »
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.Read More »
Kendriya Vidyalaya, Verem, celebrated library week from August 13 to 20 on the occasion of the birth anniversary of S.R.Ranganathan. A wide number of activities such as class magazine competition and newspaper design competition were conducted class wise.Read More »
The heart pumps blood which carries oxygen and nutrition, to all parts of the body.
The heart has to supply blood to its own muscle too and this it does through vessels called coronary arteries.
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,”
This year the family vacation was to Dubai, which is one of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates. Dubai is not only very modern but also has lots to do for children like the Dubai Mall. We flew to Dubai by Jet airways and the 4 hours journey was comfortable.Read More »
Bradley Wiggins, a 32 year-old from the United Kingdom, won the Tour de France on July 22. The Tour de France is considered to be the world's biggest cycling race and also one of the toughest sports challenges on Earth!Read More »
Let's visit the Berlin Wall, a wall that was built in 1961 to split up the city of Berlin (now the capital of Germany). After Germany was split up into two separate countries, the city of Berlin was also split up - part of it belonged to East Germany and the rest to West Germany.Read More »
Did you know that there is a breed of pet cat that is totally hairless? In 1966 a domestic cat gave birth to a hairless kitten in Toronto, Canada. It was discovered to be a natural mutation.Read More »