Press Release

Press Release

27Nov 2016

Team “High Voltage” from India (Gurugram) wins silver in the Regular Junior High category 463 teams across 51 countries depicted their skills and showcased their innovative prototypes New Delhi, November 27, 2016: The 13th World Robot Olympiad, jointly organized by National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) under the aegis of Ministry of Culture, Government of […]

26Nov 2016

463 teams across 51 countries to depict their skills and showcase their innovative prototypes Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Hon’ble Minister of Culture, Govt. of India inaugurates the international event   India, November 26, 2016: The 13th World Robot Olympiad, jointly organized by National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) under the aegis of Ministry of Culture, Government […]

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 […]

17May 2016

राष्ट्रीय विज्ञान संग्रहालय परिषद संस्कृति मंत्रालय, भारत सरकार National Council of Science Museums Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India   PR No: NCSM/En/16/04 PRESS RELEASE   Three Selected students to represent India in the International Astronomy Olympiad at Bulgaria   Three selected students from the Orientation cum Selection Camp (OCSC) for International Astronomy Olympiad (IAO) […]

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 […]

05Feb 2016

Innovation Festival, first of its kind in West Bengal started today in the premises of Science City, Kolkata. Prof. Santanu Bhattacharya, Director, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Sciences inaugurated the festival in presence of Shri A. S. Manekar, Dy. Director General, National Council of Science Museums (NCSM), other dignitaries and Innovators from across India. […]

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 […]