Past Events

18May 2016

An Orientation cum Selection Camp (OCSC) for International Astronomy Olympiad (IAO) 2016 was held at National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) from 2nd to 17th May 2016. Three selected students from the Orientation cum Selection Camp (OCSC) for International Astronomy Olympiad (IAO) were introduced during the Valedictory session of the OCSC. The selected students would […]

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 […]

28Nov 2015

ASTC is organizing science center networks to participate in the upcoming COP21 climate conference in Paris. On behalf of the European Network for Science Centres & Museums (ECSITE), the Latin American and Caribbean Network for the Popularization of Science and Technology (RedPop), the South African Association of Science & Technology Centres (SAASTEC), and the National […]

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 […]

22Sep 2015

Regional Science Centre, Guwahati celebrated “World Rhino Day” on 22nd September, 2015 in its premises with some educational activities for school children. Celebration of World Rhino Day can be regarded as an awareness to save world famous one horned Rhino as well as all five species around the world. The following programs were conducted at […]