National Technology Day 2021
The National Technology Day is observed on 11th May every year in India. this day marks the anniversary of the 1998 Pokhran nuclear tests and India’s technological advancements in space. it also aims to encourage students to adopt science as a career option.
- In the year 1998, India tested successfully an Operation Shakti missile at the Indian Army’s Pokhran Test Range in Rajasthan.
- the aerospace engineer and President Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam led Operation Shakti missile.
National Technology Day 2021: Theme
this year the theme of the National Technology Day 2021 theme is “Science and Technology for a Sustainable Future”.
National Technology Day 2021: QUOTES
“We have to stop optimizing for programmers and start optimizing for users.” —Jeff Atwood
“It is supposed to be automatic, but actually you have to push this button.” — John Brunner
“Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” —Arthur C. Clarke
“Technology is anything that wasn’t around when you were born.” —Alan Kay
“Our technology forces us to live mythically.” — Marshall McLuhan
“I do not fear computers. I fear lack of them.” —Isaac Asimov