The IMFS-A is organizing an online seminar on 28th June 2020 at 6:30PM (Indian Standard Time) or 3PM (Central European Standard Time). The (interactive) seminar on "Science in Ancient India: Reality vs Myth" will be delivered by Prof. Soumitro Banerjee, Department of Physical Sciences, IISER Kolkata, India.
Here is the details of the seminar:
Title: Science in Ancient India: Reality vs Myth
Speaker: Prof. Soumitro Banerjee
General Secretary, Breakthrough Science Society (https://breakthroughindia.org
Professor, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Kolkata, India
Date: 28th June 2020 (Sunday)
Time: 6:30 PM (IST) or 3;00PM (CEST)
Abstract: In this seminar, Prof. Banerjee will discuss the developments in various fields of science and technology in ancient India from a historical and social science perspective. He shall also emphasize how unscientific and wrong information is being spread in the name of ancient science and contrast them with reality.
How to participate:
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