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This page was last edited on 26 Marchat Arvind Gupta’s first book, Matchstick Models and other Science Experiments, was translated into 12 Indian languages by various Popular Science groups and sold more than half a million copies.
Arvind Gupta – Wikipedia
He has won several awards for his lifelong efforts at popularizing science and in designing teaching aids for young children. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Arvind Gupta is an Indian toy inventor and expert in science. His first book, “Matchstick Models and other Science Experiments” was reprinted in 12 languages. Turning Trash into Toys for learning gives an insight into his work and philosophy.
The possibilities of using ordinary things for doing science and recycling modern junk into joyous products appealed immensely to children. Theology for the Rest of Us”. Retrieved 28 February Views Read Edit View history. South Indian Education Society.
Archived from the original on 4 March These simple toys, he found, fascinated children and Gupta went on to make these as the hallmark of his movement of popularising science. As a student in the s in Indian Institute of Technology, KanpurGupta became a socialist in belief but eschewed action-less discourse; he stated that instead he “placed more faith in small positive action than empty rhetoric.
While he was there he developed his idea of araviind simple toys and educational experiments using locally available materials as well as items usually thrown as trash.
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur website. Retrieved 22 May Gupta’s website holds instructions, including short video clips on YouTube, in a number of languages, for making hundreds of improvised toys, which he makes available freely without copyright restrictions. Retrieved from ” https: