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National Science Day February 28, 2011
National Science Day is celebrated in India on February 28 every year to mark the discovery of Raman Effect by C.V. Raman. The event is commemorated in honour of Sir C.V. Raman for his legacy and discovery of the Raman Effect on February 28, 1928, for which he was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1930.Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman, FRS, (November 1888 – 21 November 1970) was an Indian physicist and Nobel laureate in physics recognized for his work on the molecular scattering of light and for the discovery of the Raman Effect, which is named after him.
National Science Centre will also be celebrating the National Science Day 2011 on 28th February 2011l.

The National Science Week Quiz 2010
Round one: chemistry
1. What is the only substance on earth that can be found naturally in all three states:
solid, liquid and gas?
2. What substance should you use to treat a box jellyfish sting?
3. Name five elements that are named after famous scientists.
4. Be…