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D.A.V.PUBLIC SCHOOL, VELACHERY
Sitaram Nagar, Velachery, Chennai - 42
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TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE
Event Start Date : 10/08/2017 Event End Date 10/08/2017

ONLINE INTERACTION OF STUDENTS WITH DR. PADMA.Y. FISHER ABOUT THE TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE

 

SPACE, Chennai organised an online interaction session for the School Students with Dr. Padma.Y. Fisher, Senior Research Scientist at the Space Science Institute, California on August 10, 2017. The Tenth graders of D.A.V. Public School participated enthusiastically in this live online interaction about 'The Total Solar Eclipse - 2017'.

Dr. Padma shared her views and presentation on solar eclipse and polarization experiment. In her talk, she explained the occurrence of total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017 and its stages. The students gained insight into certain incredible phenomena that can be witnessed during a total solar eclipse. The ways to safely view this celestial event were illustrated in her presentation. The model of the sun's corona was shown to the Students.

To know further the amazing facts about the total solar eclipse, the Students had questioning session. Several questions were posted to the scientist and she answered them with proper illustrations. The students are looking forward to the August 21, 2017 solar eclipse, one of the nature's awe inspiring sights.

 

Dr. Padma.Y. Fisher, Senior Research Scientist interacting with Students of Std. X

 

Students questioning session - To know further the amazing facts about the Total Solar Eclipse