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National Science Day

February 28th is celebrated as the National Science Day throughout the country to commemorate the announcement of the discovery of the ‘Raman Effect’. The National Science Day marks the discovery of which phenomenon? February 28th, celebrated as National Science Day, marks the announcement of the discovery of the Raman Effect. It is the phenomenon by ..

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National Science Day 2022

On 28 February, every year National Science Day is celebrated to recognize the contributions of scientists towards the nation’s development. Overview: On 28 February 1928, an important discovery in the field of spectroscopy was made by renowned Indian Physicist Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman. Later, this discovery was named after him i.e. the Raman Effect. In 1930, ..

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Vigyan Sarvatra Pujyate Week

On February 22, 2022, President Ram Nath Kovind will inaugurate the ‘Vigyan Sarvatra Pujyate programme’ in virtual mode. Key Facts Vigyan Sarvatra Pujyate is a week-long, nationwide programme of competitions and lectures for school students and collegians. To organise this programme, Union Ministry of Science and Technology has selected three institutions in Madhya Pradesh. MP ..

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World Science Day 2021- Theme and Significance

World Science Day for Peace and Development is observed on November 10, every year to highlight importance and relevance of science in our daily lives. Key Points The day highlights the role of science in society and the need to engage public in debates & discussion on important scientific issues. It is observed with the ..

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February 28: National Science Day

The National Science Day was celebrated at the Vigyan Bhawan on February 28, 2021. The programme celebrated under the focal theme- women in science. About National Science Day The national science day is celebrated on February 28 every year. The day is celebrated to mark the discovery of the ‘Raman Effect’.  The national science day was ..

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National Science Day

National Science Day is observed each year on February 28 to commemorate the discovery of Ramen effect. CV Raman discovered the Ramen effect during this day on 1928 while working at the Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata. He was conferred with Nobel Prize in 1930 because of this discovery. This year’s theme ..

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National Science Day- ‘Women in Science’

In light of the National Science Day, the government had announced the establishment of 11 chairs in the name of Indian women scientists. Janaki Ammal: Janaki Ammal was a pioneering Indian botanist born in Madras Presidency of British India. She is a noted for her works in the field of cytogenetics and phytogeography. Her most ..

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