Janki ____________ was first and Usha _________ was second in a particular list. Usha was first of foreign origin. She was married to X who was one of the students of Harold Laski at LSE. What particular list?
In 1945, Arthur C. Clarke wrote an article that foresaw the advent of communication satellites. He described three extraterrestrial relays – crewed space stations positioned at equal distances from each other over the equator at an altitude of 36,000 kilometers. They would orbit in sync with Earth’s rotation and their signals would reach almost everyone on the planet.
This prediction was brought into reality by telecommunication company X through Project Y, where instead of three extraterrestrial relays 66 satellites were used. Since Dysprosium as a name for the project didn’t seem right the company went ahead with the name Y as the original plan had more number of satellites. Identify X and Y.
X was an iconic architect from Catalonia whose magnum opus (Y) is still under construction even after almost a century of his death but still being one of the most-visited monuments in Spain. X was a part of the Modernista movement in the late 19th century and has seven works declared as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Id X (Bonus for Y).
The Man Who Loved China is a book describing the journey of a British scientist, historian, and sinologist who is known for his enormous contribution towards making the West aware of pre- modern China’s technically innovative culture. He formulated a question, which in Mandarin is known by the phrase “Li Yuese nanti”. Name the sinologist and the question formulated by him?
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