Known as the Father of Fibre Optics, Narinder Singh Kapany , an Indian-American physicist was born on October 31, 1926. So, today, on his 92nd birth anniversary, lets…… Read more "Birthday of Narinder Singh Kapany: The Unsung Hero From Punjab Who Bent Light."
On 11th February 2016, the greatest scientific discovery of the century was announced - The first detection of gravitational waves - at the National Press Club, Washington DC.…… Read more "109th Birth Anniversary: How Homi Jehangir Bhabha Changed The Course of Indian History?"
This is a guest article by Komal Singh, a student from the Panjab University, Chandigarh, India, pursuing her Master's degree in Physics and having a deep interest in…… Read more "What Are Neutrinos And Why Are They Known As Nature's Ghost Particles?"
Every year, Nobel prizes are awarded to some eminent people for their breakthrough contributions in field of science, literature, economics and social services. But you now what,…… Read more "The Residents of This Country Won All The Nobel Prizes That Were Awarded in 1976: A Rare Sweep!"
Karl Jansky an American engineer and pioneer of Radio Astronomy was born on 22nd October 1905 in Norman, Okla, United States. Also known as father of radio astronomy;…… Read more "Today Is The 113th Birth Anniversary of The Man Who Changed The Course of Astronomy."
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar The astrophysicist Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar (1910-1995) or Chandra, as he was known to many, was awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1983 for his contribution…… Read more "How Humiliation And Betrayal By Eddington Shaped Chandrasekhar's Scientific Career?"
Everyone encounters at least one subject in their student life that they feel is difficult to understand. For most of the students, it is none other than…… Read more "How To End Your Struggle With Mathematics And Finally Get It Right?"
An eye-catching celestial event is due on October 15. The evening sky will witness a close encounter of the Lord of the Rings, Saturn and our only…… Read more "Saturn And Moon Will Have A Close Encounter On Monday. Here Is How To Watch This Event."
Astronomy, astrophysics and cosmology are three closely related fields of study and are confused to be same. There is a difference between the domains and goals of…… Read more "What Is The Difference Between Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology?"
Need motivation? Let's have a glance at the words of wisdom by " The Genius Who Lit the World", Nikola Tesla. The person who was rightly famed all over…… Read more "Top 10 Quotes By Nikola Tesla : An Evergreen Inspiration"