Wednesday, Feb 08, 2023

National Science Day


National Science Day 2022: Why it is celebrated on February 28, know about history and significance

March 01, 2022 9:43 am

February 28 is celebrated as National Science Day to mark the invention of the Raman Effect which explains the change in the wavelength of light that occurs when a light beam is deflected by molecules. 

National Science Day: Talks, virtual lab tours, screenings mark celebrations

February 28, 2021 11:11 pm

During the “Ask the Scientist” session, a student from Solapur asked eminent cosmologist Jayant Narlikar, “Why are viruses pseudo living organisms, and could life have originated from them?”

SPPU to organise aeromodelling show on Science Day

February 26, 2021 10:09 am

Science Day is celebrated on February 28 every year to mark the discovery of the Raman effect by Indian physicist C V Raman.

Pandemic forces Science Day celebrations in Pune to go virtual this year

February 23, 2021 4:55 am

The National Science Day is observed on February 28 every year. Pune, being home to numerous national-level scientific institutions, observes the occasion as an Open Day.

Pune: IUCAA aims to bring together schools virtually to celebrate National Science Day

February 20, 2021 7:31 pm

IUCAA SciPOP invited schools from all over India to motivate their students in understanding and explaining science around them in their mother tongue or regional languages.

National Science Day: What is the 'Raman effect'?

March 01, 2020 2:01 pm

In 1986, the Government of India designated February 28 as National Science Day, to commemorate the announcement of the discovery of the “Raman effect”.

National Science Day: India's women scientists stress on better support, fair policies in research

February 28, 2020 10:33 am

Of the 607 Nobel medals awarded so far in scientific disciplines globally, just 20 have gone to women.

National Science Day: 10 most in-demand jobs in STEM

February 28, 2020 9:59 am

We celebrate National Science day to commemorate the memory of CV Raman Asia's first Nobel in Science. If you too wish to do something in the field of science, then here are the most in-demand careers you can pursue in the field

Did you know?

March 12, 2019 12:24 am

A telephone helpline in Kerala may be the answer to a child’s curiosity in a digitally-immersive world.

The Lab-newsroom disconnect

March 08, 2019 4:48 am

Media has been wanting in building public interest in science.