Articles tagged under: science

Use vernacular languages in science communication: Prime Minister Modi

January 01, 2018

Kolkata: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today pitched for using vernacular languages in promoting science communication in a "big way" to develop "love of science" in the youth, saying language should not be a barrier but a facilitator. Addressing the curtain-raiser ceremony of the commemoration of professor Satyendra Nath Bose's 125th birth anniversary in Kolkata via video-conference, he said Bose was a "crusader" for teaching of science in vernacular languages and had started a Bengali ...Read More

900 young scientists from 30 states participating in 25th National Children Science Congress at Gujarat Science City

December 28, 2017
900 young scientists from 30 states participating in 25th National Children Science Congress at Gujarat Science City

Ahmedabad: “The National Children Science Congress – 2017 (NCSC) has laid the foundation for taking India in top-three position in the world in the field of science technology by year 2030,” says Gujarat Chief Minister Mr. Vijaybhai Rupani while inaugurating the 25th National Children Science Congress at the Science City here today. Mr. Rupani further stated that the young scientists with coordination of ‘Jai Jawan-Jai Kishan-Jai Science’ will built a strong India. The NCSC has attr...Read More

Dr Jitendra Singh inaugurates ISRO exhibition at Surat

September 30, 2017
Dr Jitendra Singh inaugurates ISRO exhibition at Surat

An exhibition highlighting the achievements of Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) was inaugurated by the Union Minister of State of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (Independent Charge), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh, in Surat, Gujarat yesterday. The exhibition was held under the aegis of Municipal School Board with participation by a large number of school children. The Lok Sabha MP Shri C.R. Patil, ...Read More

Chief Minister inaugurates 31st Gujarat Science Congress

February 04, 2017
Chief Minister inaugurates 31st Gujarat Science Congress

Gandhinagar: Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today inaugurated the 31st Gujarat Science Congress at Pandit Deendayal Petrolium University situated near capital Gandhinagar, Mr Rupani on the occasion said that he wanted to formulate a new policy of science and technology which could provide suitable global platform in the field of science and technology the youth of the state. The two days annual event has been jointly organized by Gujarat Science Academy, Gujarat Energy Rese...Read More

24th Gujarat State level National Children’s Science Congress 2016 to be held in Ahmedabad

October 25, 2016
24th Gujarat State level National Children’s Science Congress 2016 to be held in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: Creating interest and excitement in science and nurturing a new generation of scientists is essential to achieve the goals of the inclusive growth for sustainable development for future. Children’s early science experiences are the foundation for future science learning and comprehension — throughout their school years, career and life. With this aim, about 18,000 school children, with the age group of 10 – 17 years, from 33 districts of Gujarat, prepared 2000 pl...Read More

Prime Minister Modi to inaugurate five-day science congress in Tirupati on January 3

October 14, 2016
Prime Minister Modi to inaugurate five-day science congress in Tirupati on January 3

Tirupati:Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the five-day 104th Indian Science Congress at the Sri Venkateswara University here on January 3, the organisers said today. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, who played an active role in organising the event in this temple town would accompany Modi, General President of Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA) Prof D Narayanayana Rao said. Nine Nobel prize winners --four in Physics, three in Chemistry and one each in ...Read More

Scientific solution needed to increase crop yield: PM

September 26, 2016

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked the research community to come up with a scientific solution to increase crop yield keeping in mind the shrinking land and water resources and stressed the need for bringing in "right" stakeholders so that the benefit of technology can reach the common man. He also emphasised on pursuing the goal of "time-bound delivery" of research projects to make their fruits available to the masses. "Now that we are in the 75th year...We take fo...Read More

Boys from Sihor Takuka to represent Gujarat at National Rural IT Quiz

September 22, 2016
Boys from  Sihor Takuka to represent Gujarat at National Rural IT Quiz

Ahmedabad: The Gujarat State Finals of the Rural IT Quiz program conducted on 22nd September at the Town Hall, Gandhinagar saw an overwhelming response with students and teachers from 33 districts of Gujarat participating in the program. The Rural IT Quiz programme is conceptualized and organized by the Dept. of IT, BT and Science and Technology, Government of Karnataka in association with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) across the States of Gujarat, Maharashtra, Chattisgarh, Madhya ...Read More

Most primitive primate bones ever found in Gujarat: US researchers study

August 16, 2016
Most primitive primate bones ever found in Gujarat: US researchers study

Washington: A cache of exquisitely preserved 25 tiny bones, found in a coal mine in Gujarat, appear to be the most primitive primate bones yet discovered, according to a new analysis by an international team of researchers. The assessment of the bones belonging to ancient rat-sized, tree-dwelling primates, bolsters the controversial idea that primates native to what is now India played an important role in the very early evolution of mammals that include humans, apes and monkeys, researcher...Read More

Transit of Mercury to be observed at Gujarat Science City tomorrow

May 08, 2016

A note by Shri Narottam Sahoo, Scientist, Gujarat Science City Ahmedabad ‘Astronomy teaches us to look upwards.’ It is the study and understanding of the universe beyond the planet Earth. It is impossible for anyone to rival the magnificence of universe. The astronomical bodies viz., Planets, Comets, Asteroids, Meteors, Nebulae, Stars and celestial manifestations like eclipses, occultations, transits, oppositions and planetary conjunctions absolutely reveal the magnanimity of astronomy. ...Read More

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