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Life of artisans may be drabbed, colorless and melancholy, but the color pervades in their mind and sight livens up the ever-flowing richness of civilization, the civilization for which we are proud of and others' envy. If our interest toward enlivens and heighten our eagerness to collect and purchase; the preservation enhancement of cultural sphere can be achieved.
Today on 23rd November, let us pay a tribute to great scientist Acharya Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose.
Acharya Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose, CSI, CIE, FRS was a Bengali polymath, physicist, biologist, botanist, archaeologist, as well as an early writer of science fiction. He pioneered the investigation of radio and microwave optics, made very significant contributions to plant science, and laid the foundations of experimental science in the Indian subcontinent. IEEE named him one of the fathers of radio science. He is also considered the father of Bengali science fiction. He also invented the crescograph.
|Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose|
Born: November 30, 1858, Bikrampur
Died: November 23, 1937, Giridih
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