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Biography of Vikram Sarabhai: Father of Indian Space Program

Introduction One of the greatest scientists of India. As Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission, he guided research of the greatest importance to the country. A born scientist and a beloved teacher. When a great man dies, the first question people ask is: “After him, who?” Generally, this question is soon answered. But, sometimes, it…

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Homi Bhabha: Biography, Research, Inventions, Inspiration

Introduction The architect of Nuclear Science in Modern India. His farsightedness, powers of organization, and the encouragement and guidance young scientists received from him, these built up an invaluable asset for scientific work in India. He was a painter and worshipped the beauty of Nature. Science and art both enriched his mind and life. He…