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Science, Society and History, and the life and writings of John Desmond Bernal

Bharat Gyan Vigyan Samiti (BGVS) Karnataka and Kuvempu Bhasha Bharathi Pradhikara jointly organized a one day workshop on the life and writings of J.D. Bernal, and science, society and history. Dr. Rajan Gurukkal talked on science and history and examined the Indian knowledge traditions. Dr. P. Vishwanath talked on 'Astrology and Astronomy' and questioned the veracity of several of the hypotheses that are put forward to support astrology. Dr. S. Chatterjee gave the audience brief glimpses about the life and works of J. D. Bernal.

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Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 07:30