Common Facts Vs Myths

We are sharing few common facts vs myths. Hope you enjoy the below
Myth : Salt water boils quick Fact : salt water has a higher boiling point and so takes longer

Myth :  Carrots help you see in the dark Fact : carrots contain vitamin A or retinol which is required to synthesis rhodopsin, the pigment in your eyes that operates in low-light conditions

Myth : The capital of Australia is Sydney Fact  :  Capital of Australia is Canberra.

Myth : Tomato is a vegetable Fact : No, It is a fruit

Myth : A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds Fact : Goldfish has very good memory than many other fishes.

Myth : Dropping a penny from the Empire State Building would kill someone Fact : A penny in free fall will never have the trajectory or speed to kill a person.

Myth : Coffee is made from Bean Fact : Coffee is made from Seeds

RBI Issues a new ₹50 series Note and its security Features

RBI has issued a statement on its official website that new series of ₹50 will be issued to public very soon.  New ₹50 series will carry a motif of "Chariot of Hampi" on the back and with Mahatma Gandhi on the Front with a fluorescent Blue base. Amidst highly anticipated ₹200 notes from RBI, issuing of new series of ₹50 is a good move. It is also mentioned by RBI that existing notes of ₹50 denomination will continue to exist and are valid.

Below are security features of newly Introduced notes :

Obverse (Front)
1. See through register with denominational numeral 50,
2. Denominational numeral ५० in Devnagari,
3. Portrait of Mahatma Gandhi at the centre,
4. Micro letters ‘RBI’, ‘भारत’, ‘INDIA’ and ‘50’,
5. Windowed demetalised security thread with inscriptions ‘भारत’ and RBI,
6. Guarantee Clause, Governor’s signature with Promise Clause and RBI emblem towards right of Mahatma Gandhi portrait,
7. Ashoka Pillar emblem on the right,
8. Mahatma Gandhi portrait and electrotype (50) watermarks,
9. Number panel with numerals growing from small to big on the top left side and bottom right side.
Reverse (Back)
10. Year of printing of the note on the left,
11. Swachh Bharat logo with slogan,
12. Language panel,
13. Motif of Hampi with Chariot,
14. Denominational numeral ५० in Devnagari.

source : RBI Official website