Hyderabad: Indian Railways is running the IV Phase of the “Science Express”. a mobile exhibition on train. An exhibition project of Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India, the Science Express is programmed to halt for exhibition for public view at 56 railway stations throughout the country.
On South Central Railway, Science Express will be on display from 15th to 17th April, 2011 at Ramagundam Station, 18th to 21st April, 2011 at Secunderabad Station, 22nd to 25th at Guntakal Station and from 26th to 28th April, 2011 at Dharmavaram Station. Entry for visitors is free and the exhibition timings will be from 10 am to 06 pm.
“Science Express” is a prestigious exhibition project of Government of India designed with the motto of creating scientific temper among the masses especially the youth, by highlighting the Scientific and Technological developments achieved by our Nation. The thirteen fully air conditioned exhibition coaches of Science Express have exhibits on science subjects such as the big bang, nano cosmos, building block of life, gene to organism, architecture of the mind, the world of senses, technologies of the future, climate change, global challenges, the spaceship-earth, our home in the cosmos, the universe, India’s achievements in science, joy of science lab. etc.
Visitors are not allowed to carry articles such as Mobile Phone, Camera, bag, match box, cigarettes, beedis, tobacco, water bottle, sharp objects etc., to the exhibition. (NSS)