e-Science & Technology, Winner 2012
The Science Website was set up in July 2010 by Cosmic Culture to promote knowledge in science and is operated as a web portal in Bengali language. This portal is publishing scientific information on astronomical events, scientific achievements of Bangladeshi and international scholars and scientific articles. The website further contains news on activities and the life of Bengali scientists, introduces different science organization from Bangladesh, book reviews, online editions of rare Bengali books, sky charts, space missions and many other topics.The main objective of Cosmic Culture is to disburse scientific information among the population at large andto students in particular by using very easy language and ways of communication.The long term goal is to educate the rich and young population of Bangladesh inmodern science in order to further develop the country on a whole. The websitesupports an interest in science to foster a modern logical outlook to the world. To achieve the change the online portal tries to interest especially the young populationin new scientific discoveries, special achievements by Bengali scientistsand their biographies along with chronological information of historical events.The online science book and magazine also written in Bengali contains multiple articles whichventure deeper into the subject.