Government launches two national science channels DD Science, India Science

Image result for Government launches two national science channels DD Science, India ScienceThe Department of Science and Technology (DST) along with Doordarshan (DD), PrasarBharati on January 15, 2019 launched two science communication initiatives -DD Science and India Science.

While inaugurating the two key initiatives, Union Science & Technology Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan said that it is a watershed moment not only in science and technology communication but also in developing the scientific temper of the society.

ISRO launches Samwad with students to engage them on space science activities

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) launched a new platform called ‘Samwad with Students’ on January 1, 2019 in Bengaluru, as part of its enhanced outreach programme.

Through the initiative, ISRO aims to constantly engage youngsters across India in activities concerning space science to capture their scientific temperament. The new conversation mission aims to inspire students cutting across schools and colleges.