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Dark is Divine

Dark isDivine

 By Maryam Hasan

On 25thNovember, 2014, IEEE-WIE SEECS chapter organized an awareness seminar at National University of Science & Technology, Islamabad which aimed to target the issue of colorism that exists in the Asian region. IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) is the largest international professional organization dedicated to promoting female engineers and scientists, striving towards innovation and technological advancement. The mission of IEEE WIE is to facilitate the recruitment and retention of women in technical disciplines globally.

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Risks posed by Geomagnetic Storms

Risks posed by Geomagnetic Storms

Image taken from karthaus.eu

By Umay Salma

The sun is not as quiet as it seems from the earth. At the surface of the sun, there are constant explosions which are bombarding out electrons, protons, and radio through X-rays. These particles are emitted through the sun and travel through the space at 300 to 400 kilometers per second to hit the outer atmosphere of earth after four days. This is a normal case scenario and it doesn’t produce any significant effect on Earth’s surface.

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