Geek Nation: How Indian Science Is Taking Over the World
“Geek Nation” is a spellbinding account of how India is becoming a global hotbed for scientific innovation.
A vivid and entertaining travelogue, “Geek Nation” traces the inventors, engineers and young scientists from across the country that are making India the world’s next scientific superpower.
COURTESY HODDER & STOUGHTON
‘The whole world is different,’ Rao marvels. ‘Now my son is there in Santa Barbara in California and in two minutes we get through to speak to each other. See, that’s what I’m saying. The whole world has changed. Today we have more than hundreds of channels and communications is absolutely fantastic. All this came from those first satellites. Now we have something like almost half a billion phone connections in the country.’