30 June International Asteroid Day to observe each year at the international level the anniversary of the Tunguska impact over Siberia, Russia, on 30 June 1908 and to raise public awareness about the asteroid impact hazard.
Spaceport India is organising Asteroid Day event with Asteroid Day Quiz (Online), Ask anything about Asteroids on our FB page, Art & Craft Contest, and school sessions in Delhi, Bangalore, Palakad to mark the occassion of ASTEROID DAY 2019.
Contest entries can be sent before the star of the event - 22nd June'19.
Events are as follows
1* Online Asteroid Day Quiz Contest (Start Date: June 22 - End Date: July 6)
- Test your knowledge of how much do you know about Asteroids. This will be an open contest and only one entry will be selected as WINNER (followed by first and second runner up).
- Send us your nomination at Events@thespaceportindia.org OR Register yourself at http://thespaceportindia.org/olympiad/
(Online Asteroid Quiz will start on June 22 and you will have time till June 30 to attend this Quiz)
2* Art & Craft Contest (Deadline: Latest by June 29)
- Draw and paint anything related to Asteroid or how it will impact us.
- Make Asteroid samples of your choice and send us the pics.
Send us your nomination at Events@thespaceportindia.org
3* Ask anything about Asteroids
- Do you want to know anything about Asteroids? (End Date: July 6)
- Tag us (#spaceportindia), post on our Facebook page (or event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/537305850131997 ), send us FB message and ask your questions.
Rules for Asteroid Olympiad and Art & Craft Contests
Asteroid Olympiad -
1. There will be 5 points for each correct answer, and -1 (negative marking) for each incorrect answers.
2. Answers once submitted at the end of the Olympiad will be final. And, your login will be disabled once the quiz is submitted.
3. There will be a Timer for this quiz and you will not be able to submit once time is over (Login will be disabled).
Art & Craft Contest -
1. You can submit scanned copies/ mobile photo of Drawing / Painting / Craft (anything related to Asteroids).
2. Only one entry is allowed per participant.
Note: You can participate in both Online Olympiad and Art & Craft Contest.
Best of Luck!
Spaceport India Team