Who Called It the Indian Science Congress and Not a Gathering of WhatsApp Uncles?

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Who Called It the Indian Science Congress and Not a Gathering of WhatsApp Uncles?

Illustration: Akshita Monga

 

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hile Elon Musk-types are busy sending cars into space, their Indian counterparts over the last year have been organising an event that would upstage both the Golden Globes and the Ambani wedding in one swift motion. Featuring theories from books that might not be real, a poorly phrased Albert Einstein diss-rap, and as much actual science as a Swami Nithyananda video, the 106th Indian Science Congress was held over the last week in Punjab, and lived up to the reputation of previous editions – by honouring some of the finest WhatsApp Uncles the country has to offer.

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