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  • Concordia Colleges – Admissions now open

    Lahore: Concordia Colleges first-year admissions are now open at 14 campuses in seven cities of Punjab.
  • Independence Day Celebrations

    Lahore: Independence Day was celebrated with much good cheer and enthusiasm by the Academics Department at the Beaconhouse Head Office to express their spirit of patriotism.
  • Officially a World Record

    Lahore: The Guinness World Records now include the record for the largest art lesson involving 5,462 participants from the Beaconhouse School System.
  • BNU Represents Pakistan at Spic Macay

    Lahore: Students of Beaconhouse National University recently visited Chennai, India from June 8 to 14 to participate in an arts-and-culture workshop organised under the umbrella of Spic Macay.
  • Beaconhouse 10th Anniversary Celebration

    The much-awaited 10th anniversary celebration of Beaconhouse Malaysia, finally unfolded on July 4.
World Watch
Compressed diamond sheds light on mega-planets

Physicists in the United States have reported that they have compressed diamond to a density greater than that of lead, a technical feat that yields insights into the secrets of giant planets. Diamond is the hardest, strongest form of carbon on Earth and the least compressible material known. A tiny synthetic sample of it was bombarded with 176 laser beams, creating pressure waves that progressively squeezed the sample to nearly four times its normal density, the scientists reported in the journal Nature. In the 20-nanosecond operation, the diamond was exposed to pressure of five terapascals, equivalent to 50 million times the pressure of the atmosphere at Earth´s surface or 14 times the pressure at its core.

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Forming words
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Random Musings Random Musings

“It is easy to take liberty for granted, when you have never had it taken from you.”
M Grundler

“Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.”
Napoleon Bonaparte

“It is only when the mind and character slumber that the dress can be seen.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

“It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.”
Mark Twain
Health Tip
Load up on vitamin C. We need at least 90 mg of vitamin C per day and the best way to get this is by eating at least five servings of fresh fruit and vegetables every day. So hit the oranges and guavas!