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  • Nobel winner, not the first from Kolkata

    Nobel winner, not the first from Kolkata

    So far, Kolkata has produced six Nobel laureates including Banerjee.

    October 15, 2019
  • Childhood without joy

    Childhood without joy

    There should be some 'me-time' for every child to deviate from the routine and do other things for a change. CV Raman, Jagadish Chandra Bose and Rabindranath Tagore were what they were because their ‘mind was without fear and the head was held high, where the clear stream of reason had not lost its way into the dreary desert sand of dead habit‘.

    June 29, 2019
  • Why does the sky appear blue?

    Why does the sky appear blue?

    Thirty years ago, 28 February was announced as National Science Day in India as the world-renowned Raman Effect was invented on that day in 1928. The object of observing National Science Day is not only to honour CV Raman but also to inspire Indian scientists and technologists. Raman’s father Chandra Sekhar Ayer was a professor …

    February 28, 2017
  • Science and technology for the specially-abled

    Science and technology for the specially-abled

    India’s contribution to the field of science is recognised and appreciated all around the globe. It has come a long way from being known as the land of snake charmers to the land where Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has been successfully executing ground breaking work. Pre-independence era was a dark era for India. With …

    February 28, 2017
  • Science and technology for the specially-abled

    Science and technology for the specially-abled

    India’s contribution to the field of science is recognised and appreciated all around the globe. It has come a long way from being known as the land of snake charmers to the land where Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has been successfully executing ground breaking work. Pre-independence era was a dark era for India. With …

    February 28, 2017