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TechTatva’20—Cosmic Con

From creating a new species to invading an opponent’s planet, Cosmic Con had it all. Participants competed against each other in an impressive amalgamation of creativity and technical know-how.

The Economics of Space—A Talk by Arun R

When one thinks of the space industry, rocket launches and satellite deployment are the first to come to mind. However, there is much more to it, from propulsions systems to research and development. Arun R, senior research fellow at Bellatrix Aerospace Pvt. Ltd., spoke about the space industry and its economy.

Octopus—An Alien in the Ocean

Octopuses are mysterious creatures that inspired a bizarre mixture of curiosity and horror in humans to such an extent that they were thought to be aliens. Their defence mechanisms and overall structure have often inspired technological advancements. With their genome being sequenced, we are now a step closer to understanding them.

TechTatva’19—Cosmic Con

Cosmic Con got the astronomically curious participant ruminating over space and its quirkier details. From creating malevolent aliens to choosing the perfect travel itinerary, this category’s events had contestants compete with each other using equal parts knowledge and creativity.

A-lien Sleeps Tonight

The possibility and probability of finding extraterrestrial life in our vicinity has been baffling researchers and alien aficionados for decades. Whether or not we’ll soon see ET stop by for a casual chat over tea is something only time will tell.

The Universe as We Knew It

One day, to every nihilist’s joy, the Universe will come to its demise. This could happen in a multitude of ways, from a crunch, to a rip, to even a chill, which- thanks to physicists- sound like hip ways to go. Unfortunately, the obliteration of the universe involves a lot more galaxy annihilation, solar system termination, and star smothering than one would expect.

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