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Reflection
My Day's in Public Weather Service
S. R. Ramanan
Chennai's 'weatherman' Dr. S. R. Ramanan writes about his decade-long stint with Met department's public weather service.
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5 Jan, 2018
History
Nothing Matters : the invention of zero
Ittay Weiss
Dr. Ittay Weiss discusses the cultural influence on the breakthrough discovery of the number zero and how it shaped modern mathematics.
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5 Jan, 2018
Comment
Contemporary undergrad physics Laboratory: Hands-on versus Automation
C. V. Dharmadhikari
Dharmadhikari reflects on the current status of the advanced undergraduate physics labs and suggests changes make them more challenging and exciting.
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13 Feb, 2018
Essay
How to land on the moon
TeamIndus
TeamIndus, spearheading India's challenge to claim Google Lunar X prize, tell us how they plan to land their craft on the moon.
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13 Feb, 2018
Opinion
Cultural impediments to physics research in India
Kushal Shah
Kushal Shah opens up a debate on a contentious topic; are there cultural impediments to physics research ?
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21 Dec, 2017
Culture
Music of the Monsoon
Ranjan R. Kelkar
The range of moods and emotions experienced in a monsoon find a place in Indian music. Ranjan Kelkar takes us through this musical journey.
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20 Sep, 2017
Culture
When a poet met a physicist
Partha Ghose
Partha Ghose writes about the discussions between Rabindranath Tagore and Albert Einstein.
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21 Jul, 2017
Reflection
A telecom pioneer reflects on physics
Sam Pitroda
India's telecom pioneer, Sam Pitroda, explains how physics shaped his world view.
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21 Jul, 2017
Reflection
The Square Root of a Sonnet
Nilanjan P. Choudhury
Nilanjan Choudhury uses theatre to recreate the clash between Chandrasekhar and Eddington.
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24 Jul, 2017
Opinion
Science education for the next generation
R. Rangarajan
India needs a large and quality science base and the focus must be on undergraduate science education.
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24 Jul, 2017
History
Physics Education : A brief history
M. S. Santhanam
Chief Editor briefly looks back at the history of Physics Education since its birth in 1984.
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18 Sep, 2017