India Science is a 24×7 internet-based TV Channel for public. India Science is India’s National Science TV Channel, conceptualised by the Dept of Science & Technology, Govt of India and maintained by Vigyan Prasar.
India Science TV Channel is an Internet-based science Over-The-Top (OTT) TV channel. It is an initiative of the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt of India, implemented and managed by Vigyan Prasar (VP), an autonomous organisation of Department of Science and Technology.
24×7 video platform: This 24×7 video platform is dedicated to science and technology knowledge dissemination, with a strong commitment to spreading scientific awareness especially with Indian perspectives, ethos and cultural milieu. The initiative is supported by National Council of Science and Technology Communication (NCSTC), DST.
S&T should reach all sections: Science and Technology are the main driving forces of the nation and fundamental to the progress and growth. So it is necessary that advantages of science and technology should reach all sections of the society through popular media of communication.
India’s mammoth internet user base of 500 million is split between 305 million of urban Indians and 195 million rural Indians — all of whom need to be reached with authentic science and technology content. And to do so, the internet is fast becoming the most accessible and preferred media for content delivery.
Entire landscape of Science & Technology: India Science will cover the entire landscape of Science & Technology including
- Health and Medicine,
- Natural Science,
- Environment and Wildlife,
- Children’s Curiosity,
- Science and Society,
- Scientific Heritage,
Science Policy using interactive and latest formats like Documentaries, Discussion, Demonstrations/Experiment Shows, Quizzes, Game shows, Science Fiction, Docu-Dramas, Specials, Biographies. India Science will mainly focus on India’s contribution in science and Technology and will also cover the latest S&T developments from all around the world.
Bilingual Science Channel: India Science (www.indiascience.in) is a bilingual Science Channel in Hindi and English. India Science can be accessed on any device that has internet connectivity — laptop, desktop, smartphones (Android / iOS), smart TVs etc. The India Science mobile Apps can be downloaded from the Google Play Store and Apple Store.
We are happy to share that our partner organization Vigyan Prasar, Department of Science & Technology, Government of India has introduced India’s first dedicated popular OTT science channel, “INDIA SCIENCE“, a 24×7 internet-based TV Channel for public.
It is an infotainment channel aimed to spread awareness and scientific temper among the masses. The channel is useful for students, teachers, scientists, research scholars, professionals, and anyone who is interested in science and technology.
The channel contains films on a variety of science subjects, both on a scheduled play 24×7 as well as video-on-demand.
The India Science is no cost App available on the platforms listed below
- Google Playstore for Android
- Apple Playstore for iOS
- Reliance JioTV
- Reliance JioTV+
- Reliance Jio Set Top Box (JioStore)
- Reliance JioChat
- Youtube (www.youtube.com/channel/UCOS_nAtvIg26Qrv7UNC8kzw)
- Facebook (www.facebook.com/indiasciencetv)
Please feel free to pass the links to your colleagues, friends, and students who may also be interested. You can also share the image attached herewith for your reference.
Let’s all be a part of a national effort to raise the scientific temper and help build a stronger India. Source: Team VVM