Newton’s Color Disc

A Newton disc is a disc with segments in rainbow colours. When the disc is rotated, the colours fade to white; In this way Isaac Newton demonstrated that white light is a combination of the seven different colours found in a rainbow. A Newton Disc can be created by painting a disc with the seven different colours. A combination of red, green and blue in the circular disc will yield the same result. This is due to the phenomenon called persistence of vision. It can easily be made at home using a card board piece It was an important discovery …

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The Crazy World of Computers

This delightful poem talks about the changes that have taken place in English language because of computers. Some words that are used with computers have a totally different meaning otherwise. Some of them are as follows: a window is an opening in the wall but here it means an operating system, ram means the male of a goat but here it means the computer’s memory, and many more such as application , program, curse(o)r, keyboard, CD, log on, hard-drive, cut, pate, web, virus etc. The poem is as follows:-“A computer was something on TV From a science fiction show of note A …

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A Dream

The poem ‘A Dream’ has been composed by Tabassum Khan. He has used various parts of speech such as similes and metaphors in every stanza. He says to open our hearts and help all people. The hatred that we feel should flow away and justice should be firm in our hearts. He says that he has a dream that one day all the people in this world live in harmony and cooperate with each other. He wishes that this situation shall prevail forever and we shall live in peace. The poem is as follows:- “I say open your hearts like …

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