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World Science Day 2024: Activities, Theme; Quotes & Unknown Info

Welcome to respecting the father of Science, Galileo. Every year, the World Science Day for Peace & Development (WSDPD) is observed on 10 November globally to raise awareness of the benefits of science. There is no sector found without science activities. The United Nations celebrates & requests to commemorate the momentous day so that people awake about science.

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) always works to promote science for people who are members of the earth. UNESCO takes many ways to celebrate the day with peace every year worldwide.

What do you think about science? We all are swimming into the science-related tool every day. Many Govt. Organizations, Non-Govt. Organizations, TV, Media, Newspapers, Radio, & Online Portal is ready to celebrate the UN-declared day.

History, Activities, Importance, Theme & Time is available here. Read the content gradually to learn about World Science Day for Peace & Development and better observe.

History of the World Science Day for Peace & Development

You know that every year, the Nobel Prize is given for the activity of science. Though science has benefited us for a long time, we have to celebrate the day since 2002. At first, the British Association proposed to establish a science day or week.

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Afterward, UNESCO’s executive board responded to the proposal (October 1999, Paris). After two years, The 31st Session of the UNESCO General Conference (Paris, October–November 2001) decided to proclaim 10 November of each year World Science Day for Peace & Development to participate actively in the event.

History in short words-

  • Established in……………….2001
  • First observed in……………2002
  • Est. The date on…………… 10 November
  • Est. by………………………….UNESCO
  • Est. country…………………..Paris, France
  • Est. for………………………….awake people about science

Activities for World Science Day for Peace & Development

Some don’t know how and what to do on the benefited day that they need to lead better lives as a member of the world. Activity promotes a day globally. Activities for World Science Day for Peace & Development are available here. We could take the necessary the following activities which could be applied to celebrate the day peacefully.

Activities for Primary, Secondary, and Higher Secondary-

  • Group discusses
  • research about at least a scientific benefit
  • preparation for any science-related tools.
  • a preparation about poster, logo, Theme
  • awake people
  • at least one experiment should be finished in the institution’s lab.
  • Discuss the usefulness of science.

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We should try to discover things through science. People of all ages celebrate this event because of the benefits of science.

The Theme for 2020 World Science Day for Peace & Development 

Every year, UNESCO selects a theme for better observing the World Science Day for Peace & Development. This year, in 2020, UNESCO published the Theme that a vast number of people around the world have searched for.

The current Theme in 2020 is- “Science for and with Society inDealingg withCOVID-199.”

Short Questions & Answers (FAQ)

  1. What is the full name of science?
    Answer: “Systematic, comprehensive investigation” and “exploration of natural causes and effects” are complete forms of science. 
  2. Which subject is the queen of science?
    Mathematics is the queen of science.
    The German mathematician Carl Friedrich Gauss called mathematics “the Queen of the Sciences.”
  3. Who is the king of science?
    Physics is the king of all sciences as it helps us understand how nature works. It is the center of science, “

Some favorite WSDPD-Related Quotes

At a glance-

  1. “To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle, requires creative imagination and marks real advance in science.” – Albert Einstein.
  2. “Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.” – Carl Sagan “
  3. “If civilization is to survive, we must cultivate the science of human relationships – the ability of all peoples, of all kinds, to live together, in the same world at peace.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt.
  4. “The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.” ― Isaac Asimov.

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  1. “Science without religion is lame; religion without science is blind.” ― Albert Einstein.
  2. “The greater the scientific advance, the more primitive the fear.” – Don Delillo
  3. “Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result.” – Oscar Wilde.
  4. “Everything that can be known as a number; for it is impossible to grasp anything with the mind or to recognize it without this.” – PHILOLAUS
  5. “Nothing in life is to be feared; only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.”― Marie Curie.
  6. “Science is the acceptance of what works and the rejection of what does not. That needs more courage than we might think.” – JACOB BRONOWSKI.

Times of World Science Day for Peace & Development 

          Year Weekday      Date                        Day Observance        Type
2020 Tue 10 November World Science Day for Peace & Development Universal
2021 Wed 10 November World Science Day for Peace & Development Universal
2022 Thu 10 November World Science Day for Peace & Development Universal
2023 Fri 10 November World Science Day for Peace & Development Universal
2024 Sun 10 November World Science Day for Peace & Development Universal

Finally, we can promote more science benefits worldwide by observing the World Science Day for Peace & Development. Thanks.

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