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Lolitika Mandal is an Assistant Professor at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Mohali. Her research has contributed to a global understanding of how blood cells develop. In this interview, she shares her experiences and insights on the life of a scientist.
 
Tell us something about your current work.
What made J.B.S. Haldane one of the most respected scientists of the 20th century? At the same time, why was he called a ‘great rascal of science’? What are his contributions to science and what kind of a person was he? This article takes us through the remarkable life of one of the most interesting and accomplished scientists of the 20th century.
Beena D B works as a Resource Person at the School of Arts and Sciences, Azim Premji University, Bengaluru. In this interview, she shares her experiences and insights on a life in science.

Here is a presentation of 10 inventions that changed the world...
You could have a discussion in your class and ask your students to add to the list. 

 

Zen Pencils is a website with "cartoon quotes from inspirational folks" launched by  Gavin Aung Than, a freelance cartoonist.
Rajkishore shares with us a cartoon from Zen Pencils which has been based on Newton's famous quote:
"If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants." 

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Zen Pencils: On the shoulders of Giants

 

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