Read Devanik Saha's article 'Fostering Innovation and Creativity in Rural India: Agastya Foundation'.
How many of us have represented our country as international delegates in some prestigious science fair? I would think that hardly 1% of those reading this article might have received this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. But Jyothsna and Bhargavi, two 13-year-old girls from Settipalli, Andhra Pradesh, a quiet and remote rural village in India, attended the International Science Fair in Pittsburgh as "special international delegates" this year. More. . .