Scientist Of The Past Who Shaped Our Present And Future Archive

Modern Indian Engineers who made India proud!

On 15th September 2018, we will be celebrating the 157th birth anniversary of the greatest Indian Engineer, Sir M Visvesvaraya. A day which is well-known to Indians as the Engineers’ Day. A civil Engineer par excellence, Sir M V was appointed as the Diwan of the princely state of Mysore in 1909, where his significant contribution was towards the construction of Krishna Raj Sagar across River Kaveri. It not only helped to convert the surrounding barren lands into fertile grounds for farming, but even today, is used to supply water to the nearby cities of Bengaluru and Mysore. Engineers of

ADITI PANT: The First Indian Women to Reach Antartica Region

In the ancient times, women were considered inferior to men. Women were expected to stay within the four walls of the house and to take care of the family. With the changing time, the position of women also changed in the society. But this change was the result of a lot of struggle and efforts of some great women like Smt. Indira Gandhi, Kalpana Chawla, Anne Besant, etc. One among such women who made a position for themselves in the world of history is Dr. Aditi Pant. She was the first Indian woman to visit the farthest corner of the

ANNA MANI: A Great Women Meteorologist of India

India has always been a land rich in culture, traditions, customs, religions etc. It is a land with unity in diversity. This diverse nation is also famous worldwide for the vast knowledge in all the fields that India has. Not only in art, has architecture and literature, India had people who are brainiac in the fields of mathematics, science, astrology, cosmology etc. India is mostly a male dominated society where the male members are considered as head of everything whereas females were expected to get married and take care of the home. Since ancient times, scientists like Varahamihira, Aryabhatta, etc.

HARISH CHANDRA and His Love For Mathematics

The word mathematics is like a dangerous monster for some people. Many of the students who consider mathematics as their enemy would have thought that the subject mathematics should never have existed. But in this world of billions of population, there are many who not only love mathematics but take it up as their career. Harish Chandra was one among such people in the olden times who was a well-known mathematician. Not only did he like the subject mathematics, but also made significant contributions to the world of mathematics which is undoubtedly praiseworthy. Harish Chandra was born on 11th of

Subramanyan Chandrasekhar’s Deeper Insight Of Our Universe

The Universe is so huge and large that it’s beyond our imagination. There are various stars, planets, asteroids, meteors, galaxies, etc. Astrophysics is a branch of science which deals with the study of the universe and the astronomical phenomenon. The celestial bodies has always been a matter of keen interest for the astrophysicist and other scientists. Stars, the uncountable shining spots in the black sky up above us have never failed in attracting the attention of people. Back from the olden times, research is going on over how these stars were made, how stars die, what is their composition, etc.

Things You Didn’t Know About Father Of Indian Space Program!

Our space is filled with innumerable mysteries. Universe is an unexplored destination where a lot more is to be found and researched. The scientists of our planet have never given up on space. Every time they come up with new theories and fact about the universe. Indian scientists are no less. There are a lot of brilliant Indian minds who have worked a lot over science and space. Vikram Sarabhai was one among such famous and eminent personalities who had a keen interest in astronomy and space. Honoured with the title of The Father of Indian Space Research, Vikram Sarabhai

Things You Didn’t Know About Birbal Sahni The Father Of Indian Palaeobotany

“The more you know about the past, the better prepared you are for the future” said Theodore Roosevelt. The past has a lot of mysteries stored in it. Be it science, art, literature or anything, history has always given us facts and things that has helped in development. The world of science is not left behind. With the passing time, there have been developments in the field of science and the credit for these developments goes to the scientists who have studied the past and used the knowledge for the advancement of present. Birbal Sahni was one among those scientists

The Great Indian Botanist : Ganapathi Thanikaimoni

The atmosphere around us is filled with many dust particles, pollen grains, tiny molecules, etc. The world of science has various fields which involves the study of everything present not only on Earth but also on the Universe. There is a field of science which deals with the study of plants, different parts of plant and environment is known as “Botany”. Ganapathi Thanikaimoni was one among those great scientists who made several contributions in the field of botany. Born on the first day of the year, 1st January, 1938. Ganapathi’s birth place was Madras, India. And most of his education

Meghnad Saha TheGreat Indian Brain behind Formulation Of Thermo-Ionization Equation

Astrophysics is a branch of science that deals with space and astronomical phenomenon. It deals with laws of science to explain about birth and death of various celestial bodies and the Universe. In the earlier times, astrophysics was not that popular. But there was one person who gave a new turn to the branch of astrophysics and it reached to a more advanced level. MeghnadSaha, a scientist of substance, was one great person who added a big theory in the field of astrophysics. The science behind how stars were made remained a big question.Saha was one of those eminent personalities

10 Scientists Who Sacrificed Their Life For Science

It is not an easy task to invent and discover something new. Atleast in the recent days we have all the support of books, internet and other sources to support the researchers to study well. But those were the days when there was no such external aid and support. They had to practically try out all the possibilities in their experiments. This process of research involves lot of struggle and hard work. Here are the list of great scientists who even lost their lives during their research. Marie Curie Marie Curie has been rewarded for her immense work in discovering