Here is the story of a newspaper seller who rose to become a Missile Man and then 11th President of India in 2002 popularly known as ‘People’s President’. Nevertheless, the journey from the newspaper selling to the President of India was not an easy thing for APJ Abdul Kalam. The story[Read More…]
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In a tribute to India’s missile man Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, NASA scientists have named a new organism after him. The researchers at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) have discovered a new bacteria and named it Solibacillus kalamii to honour India’s former president. Senior research scientist, Biotechnology and Planetary Protection[Read More…]
Born into a poor family in Rameswaram as Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam, he sold newspapers to fund his education and later studied physics and aerospace engineering in Tamil Nadu.