Astronomy Club Session III
Today, the third session of Astronomy Club took place in DPS R. N. Extension.The topic for the session was calculation of “Circumference of Earth” by using ERATOSTHENES technique which makes use of the shadows formed by a pole in Sun. Students also learnt about ‘The Summer Solstice’ concept when the sun does not cast any shadow. Formula’s application was also used. Overall it was an enriching mathematical astronomical session as our astronomers found the COE successfully.
COE = X &