Prehistoric Airplanes and Other Indian Flights of Fancy

Indian science has been subjected to a brazen attempt to assert that all scientific truths of the present day had been fully worked out long ago by the ancient sages.

How old are the blueprints?

Photographer: Kalpak Pathak

In a famous 1966 talk, theoretical physicist Richard Feynman observed, “Science alone of all the subjects contains within itself the lesson of the danger of belief in the infallibility of the greatest teachers in the preceding generation.”

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