History of Science
HBCSE has developed an illustrated exhibition on the history of science — “Science—A Human Saga”.
The exhibition captures the origins of science, its history, its development upto the modern period.
The major themes of the exhibition
are—Great Leaps in Early Period; Science in Ancient Greece,
China, Ancient India, West Asia; The Scientific Revolution; Science in
the 18th, 19th centuries,
Social Sciences, Modern Science. The exhibition is a permanent display at the ground floor foyer of HBCSE
and is open for visitors.
Some of the major objectives of the history of science exhibition are mentioned below:
- To depict that science as a development process
- To depict the conceptual changes that have taken place in the
history, a process which is considered
- To depict that science has multicultural origins
- To demystify science