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the Pisces-Cetus Supercluster Complex

The cosmos, in its boundless expanse, harbors structures that defy human comprehension. Among these celestial titans, the Pisces-Cetus Supercluster Complex reigns supreme, dwarfing even the renowned Laniakea Supercluster, our galactic address. A Colossal Fabric Spanning Billions of Light-Years: Imagine a filament of galaxies, a celestial thread woven across a staggering 1 billion light-years. This, in […]

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LOCAL GROUP

Nestled within the vast expanse of the cosmos, the Local Group stands as a fascinating ensemble of galaxies, with the Milky Way taking center stage in this cosmic ballet. This group, a celestial community spanning about 3 megaparsecs, or roughly 10 million light-years, captivates astronomers and stargazers alike with its intricate structure and dynamic interactions.

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HADEAN EON

The Hadean eon stands as the initial and most ancient among Earth’s four recognized geologic eons. It commenced at the inception of our planet’s formation, a staggering 4.54 billion years ago, or more precisely, (4567.30 ± 0.16) million years ago, as defined by the age of the oldest solid material discovered within the Solar System,

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Proterozoic Eon

The Proterozoic Eon, encompassing a span from 2500 to 538.8 million years ago, stands as the third of Earth’s geologic eons. It comprises a fascinating chronicle marked by crucial milestones in the planet’s history, persisting as the lengthiest phase within the geological time scale. Preceding the Phanerozoic and succeeding the Archean, the Proterozoic assumes a

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HADEAN EON

The Hadean Eon is the earliest recognized geological time period in Earth’s history, spanning from about 4.6 to 4 billion years ago. It’s characterized by a tumultuous and intense environment, marked by the formation of Earth, heavy bombardment by asteroids and comets, and the development of the Earth’s first solid crust. The name “Hadean” is

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Virgo Supercluster

Introduction The universe is a vast expanse filled with intricate structures, each contributing to our understanding of cosmic evolution. Among these structures, galaxy clusters stand as massive conglomerations of galaxies bound by gravity, forming the largest gravitationally bound structures in the cosmos. At the heart of this cosmic tapestry lies the Virgo Supercluster, a colossal

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MHI-01: ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL SOCIETIES

Course Code: MHI-01Assignment Code: MHI-01/AST/TMA/2023-24Total Marks: 100 Note: Attempt any five questions. The assignment is divided into two Sections ‘A’ and ‘B’. You have to attempt at least two questions from each section in about 500 words each. All questions carry equal marks. Section – A Ans- Pastoral nomadism is a traditional way of life

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