Past

Past Events

19Oct 2016

Indian students won two Silver and one Bronze medal in the XXI International Astronomy Olympiad (IAO) held at Pamporovo, Bulgaria during 5-13 October 2016. Three students along with two officials from National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) participated in the XXI International Astronomy Olympiad and India was among the top four out of all 16 […]

21Jul 2016

New Large Format Film ‘AMERICA WILD – National Parks Adventure’, launched today at the Space Theatre of Science City, Kolkata, captures the magnificence of 30 America’s National Parks and the amazing landscapes through unique IMAX cinematography. Shri A.S. Manekar, Director General, NCSM welcomed the guests and said, ‘National Parks are suitable places for biodiversity conservation […]

02Apr 2016

Science City, Kolkata hosted Hacking Space: A student Partnership to Sustain Life on Earth, an international exchange between Chabot Space & Science Center in Oakland, USA and Science City. 24 high school participants from the two countries jointly explored how technologies developed for the space program could solve environmental problems on earth. The students developed prototype […]

16Mar 2016

A ‘Capacity Building Workshop for organising Indian Robotic Olympiad/World Robotic Olympiad (WRO) 2016 in Innovation Hubs’ was organised by National Council of Science Museums (NCSM), Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India in collaboration with India Stem Foundation. 36 participants from different science centres of India participated in the workshop which was held at NCSM (Hqrs) […]

08Feb 2016

7th Science Expo had flying start in Regional Science City, Lucknow, a unit of National Council of Science Museums (NCSM). The well-known writer, Prof. C. L. Khetrapal, Vice-Chairman, Centre of Bio-Medical Research, SGPGI, Lucknow inaugurated this mega Science Festival by lighting the lamp while Prof. V. K. Tandon, Former Head & Dean, Faculty of Science, […]

22Jan 2016

New Large Format Film ‘Amazing Journeys’, the extraordinary journey of Survival was launched today in the Space Theater of Science City, Kolkata. While introducing the film, Shri G. S. Rautela, Director General, National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) said –‘The films screened in the Space theater provide an immersive experience. Through the hemispherical projection, people […]

21Nov 2015

National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) functioning under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India celebrated Golden Jubilee of Mobile Science Exhibition (MSE) program from 17th – 20th November 2015. This flagship program started as Mobile Science Museum (MSM) in 1965 with a motto: If the people do not visit the museum, let the museum […]

05Oct 2015

A sky observation program was organised by Regional Science Centre (RSC), Calicut for District Jail inmates on 2nd October 2015. The event was inaugurated by Shri M. K. Muneer, Hon’ble Minister of Social Justice & Panchayat, Govt. of Kerala in the presence of Shri N. Prasanth, District Collector (Kozhikode); Shri R. L. Baiju, Sub – […]

24Sep 2015

On 24th September 2015, Zonal level contest of the International Youth Climate Summit held at the National Science Centre, Delhi. All the three selected teams of City Level competitions from Delhi, Lucknow and Kurukshetra namely Amity International School, Saket, Delhi, Seth M R Jaipuria Public School, Lucknow and Gurukul Senior Secondary School, Kurukshetrarespectively participated in […]