Points to Remember:
- In Kolkata, 1,598 students gathered to set the Guinness World Record for the largest astrophysics lesson, which lasted 45 minutes.
- The assembly also created the world record for the largest assembly of spectroscopes. The records were set on the first day of the India International Science Festival (IISF) 2019.
- IISF is the largest science festival in the world. The theme for this year’s festival is RISEN India –Research, Innovation and Science Empowering the Nation.
Important Possible questions based on above News:
- Around 1600 students of which city has set the Guinness World Record for the largest astrophysics lesson? Kolkata