TNPSC Current Affairs May 2017
1.Largest map of universe created with quasar positions.
Astronomers and scientists from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS), have created the largest map of universe based entirely on the positions of Quasars. Quasars are the incredibly bright and distant points of light powered by super-massive black holes.
2.The India’s First Tejas Express Between Mumbai and Karmali
Indian Railways has introduced the high speed, Air-conditioned Tejas Express between Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai and Karmali ,Goa for the first time. Tejas Express is a state of the art train can run at a speed of 200 kmph with ultra modern amenities run between Mumbai and Karmali
3.Anshu Jamsenpa scripts history scales Everest twice in 5 days
Anshu Jamsenpa from Arunachal Pradesh scripts History Scales Everest Mountain Twice in 5 days and set the world record for becoming the first woman climber to reach the top of Mt Everest twice within five days.