Severe Solar storm striking Earth!

The Sun is experiencing an increased sunspots activity which is an 11-year cycle that is expected to acquire peak in 2013. Early this year, a solar storm was forecasted to affect satellite, communication and power stations though it was not fruitful. This geomagnetic storm has been rated as a strong G3 storm according to the National Oceanic…

Did Karachi’s Stargazers miss something?

Can you remember? No, well on November 10 there was a celestial parade happening over the sky of Karachi. Astronomical event of November 10 This astronomical event could have been visible just above the horizon in a westward direction of the sky between 5:45 pm PKT till 6:30 pm PKT . The main feature of this…

“We will not help Pakistan now!”

Has Pakistan lost it’s International support? At least 3 million people in the Sindh province are still in urgent need of help but nobody is there to listen to these people who are mostly farmers and villagers. First it was the government of Pakistan that did not listen to them but now it appears that…

Pakistan Weather Update (October 15 – October 28)

Stable, dry and calm weather is prevailing over much of Pakistan and that is after all October. But now some change is likely to come. Pakistan – Outlook *High pressure is seen over Rajasthan and Sindh extending into South Punjab, adjoining Balochistan and the northern Arabian sea. *Westerlies are dominating the country. *Drop in temperature…

Is Global warming just a propaganda? – Part II

In Part-I, we have discussed about the history of Global warming, its fame and it’s effects but as said earlier that there are always two sides of the story so in Part-II we shall be discussing the possible propaganda that had a huge impact on the world of 21st century. That propaganda as every one…