Past

Past Events

06Sep 2019

National Council of Science Museums (NCSM),Science Museum Group, London and Wellcome(UK) join hands to create awareness about antibiotic resistance across India ‘Superbugs’ kill up to 7,00,000 people a year, by 2050 that could rise to 10 million. The Exhibition is supported by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and will be on display till November […]

26Jun 2019

Today, Science City, Kolkata organised a Popular Science Lecture on “Recent Applications of Biotechnology and Biomedical Engineering in improving the Air Quality and Medicine”. The lecture was delivered by Dr. Nabarun Ghosh, Professor of Biology and Advisor for Biology Education, Department of Life Earth and Environmental Sciences, West Texas A&M University, Canyon, Texas. While welcoming […]

05May 2019

A Gallery on ‘Digital Adventure was inaugurated by Prof. M. Jagadesh Kumar, Chairman, Governing Body, National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) and VC, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi at Birla Industrial and Technological Museum (BITM), Kolkata on May 2, 2019. The gallery was inaugurated as a part of the Diamond Jubilee Celebration of BITM, Kolkata. […]

06Mar 2019

An attempt to explore humanity’s greatest inventions and discoveries in an interactive online exhibition Wednesday, March 6th – National Council of Science Museums (NCSM), an organization under the Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India has collaborated with Google Arts & Culture for Once Upon a Try – the largest online exhibition about inventions and discoveries […]

31Jan 2019

As a part of 150 years of celebrating the Mahatma, a National Level Quiz on “Mahatma Gandhi: Life & Works” was organised by National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) at Science City, Kolkata on January 30, 2019. Semi-final round of the quiz was held at Birla Industrial and Technological Museum (BITM), Kolkata on January 29, […]

21May 2018

To commemorate International Museum Day Nehru Science Centre, Mumbai organised an exhibition ‘My Own Collection’. The exhibition was inaugurated by Ms. Tasneem Zakaria Mehta, Managing Trusty and Honorary Director, Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum (BDL), Mumbai. In the 3 days exhibition a wide range of collections from the numismatics to paintings to currencies, philately, handmade […]

18May 2018

To commemorate the International Museum Day, an exhibition titled ‘The Objects in the Archive‘ was inaugurated by Dr. Jayanta Sengupta, Secretary and Curator, Victoria Memorial Hall at Central Research and Training Laboratory (CRTL), the research wing of National Council of Science Museums (NCSM).  The exhibition contains various unique scientific artefacts which played a very important role […]

12May 2018

Today, Central Research and Training Laboratory (CRTL), the research wing of National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) organised a lecture on ‘Edible Cutlery’. The lecture was delivered by Shri Narayana Peesapati, the innovator of edible cutlery. Speaking on the occasion, Shri Shrikant Pathak, Director, CRTL said- ‘We have organised this lecture as a part of […]

25Apr 2018

A new facility ‘Dinosaur Park’ was inaugurated by Prof. (Dr.) Dipak Ranjan Mandal, Vice Chancellor, Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University, Purulia at District Science Centre, Purulia, a unit of National Council of Science Museums under the Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India. The 6000 Sq. feet Dinosaur Park reveals the unknown world of the dinosaurs by narrating the […]