New Delhi | Jagran Lifestyle Desk: Every year on February 28, people across India celebrate National Science Day to mark the contribution of scientists to the development of the country. The day also commemorates the discovery of the Raman effect by the eminent physicist Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman. In 1930, Sir CV Raman received the Nobel Prize for the Raman effect.
Why do we celebrate National Science Day?
The main purpose of celebrating National Science Day is to commemorate the discovery of the Raman Effect by Nobel Prize-winning physicist CV Raman. Raman effects refer to the phenomenon of spectroscopy discovered by the Noble Prize-winning physicist. Sir CV Raman discovered the effect while working in the laboratory of the Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata.
The National Council of Science and Technology asked the Indian government in 1986 to designate February 28 as National Science Day. Since 1987, National Science Day has been celebrated across the country.
The event is just around the corner, we have brought you some famous CV Raman quotes that you can share with your friends and family.
National Science Day Quotes 2022
I firmly believe that basic science cannot be guided by educational, industrial, governmental or military pressures. This is why I have decided, as far as possible, not to accept any money from the government. – Resume Raman
The whole edifice of modern physics rests on the fundamental hypothesis of the atomic or molecular constitution of matter. – Resume Raman
Towards the end of February 1928, I made the decision to use bright monochromatic illumination obtained using commercially available arcs of mercury sealed in quartz tubes. – Resume Raman
I think it is against nature and immoral to try to teach science to children in a foreign language. They will know the facts, but the spirit will fail them. – Resume Raman
It is generally believed that it is the students who benefit from working under the guidance of a professor. In reality, the professor also benefits from his association with gifted students working under him. – Resume Raman
The essence of science is independent thinking, hard work, not equipment. When I got my Nobel Prize, I had barely spent 200 rupees on my equipment. – Resume Raman
Science and everyday life cannot and should not be separated – Rosalind Franklin
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. It’s time to better understand, to be less afraid – Marie Curie
The good thing about science is that it’s true whether you believe it or not – Neil deGrasse Tyson
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom? isaac asimov
Science is not only a follower of reason but also a follower of romance and passion – Stephen Hawking
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a deep source of spirituality – Carl Sagan
National Science Day 2022 Wishes
Most people say it’s the intellect that makes a great scientist. They are wrong: it is the character. Happy National Science Day!
Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science. Happy National Science Day 2021!
Everything is theoretically impossible, as long as it is not done. Happy National Science Day!
Science is not only a follower of reason, but also a follower of romance and passion. Happy National Science Day!
People think the inventor is a fool, but no one ever asks the inventor what he thinks of others. Happy National Science Day 2021!
Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe. Happy National Science Day!
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind. Happy National Science Day!
More than intellect, a successful scientist needs character because that is what defines his achievements. Warm wishes on the occasion of National Science Day to all.
For those who love science, know that the sky is the limit when it comes to learning new things in science. I wish a very happy National Science Day.
National Science Day Messages 2022
Equipped with his 5 senses, man explores the universe that surrounds him and calls the journey Science. – Happy National Science Day!
Science created American gods before we even deserved to be men. – Happy National Science Day
Scientists were considered great heretics by the church, but they were truly religious men because of their faith in the order of the universe. – Happy National Science Day!
Science may have found a cure for most ills, but it has found no cure for the worst of them all, which is the apathy of human beings. – Happy National Science Day
Science does not recognize its debt to the imagination. – Happy National Science Day!
Science is that tool that has given us the power to change this world and therefore we must use it wisely. Warm wishes on the occasion of National Science Day to all.
Today’s science is tomorrow’s technology. Happy National Science Day 2021!
If you’re trying to take apart a spade to see how it works, the first thing you get in your hands is a non-working spade. Happy National Science Day!
Science never solves one problem without creating ten more. Happy National Science Day!