ISRO set to hold exhibition in Pune | Sakal Times

PUNE: Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will send its mobile space exhibition, including full of working models and cameras, to Pune for the first time ever.The three-day exhibition, being jointly organised by ISRO and city-based NGO Indo-Science Education Trust, will be held between January 19 and 21 at the Pimpri Chinchwad Science Park, which is set to celebrate its third anniversary.“Six ISRO scientists from Space Application Centre, Ahmedabad, will engage school students over the various space missions through panel displays, working models and videos,” said Prashant Dobriyal, a volunteer from Indo-Science Education Trust. The main objective of this exhibition, which is free of cost, is to reach out to underprivileged school students, said Santosh Pise, another volunteer.“This will be a great opportunity for students to interact with eminent scientists,” said CEO of science park Madanmohan Sable. There is also an opportunity for high school students to be ISRO ambassadors by volunteering to explain the models.

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