Kris Gopalakrishnan says he believes an Indian moon landing is eminently possible. So is a cure for cancer.
Behind the pithy, ambitious remarks lies a burning need to have Indian scientists envision large, far-reaching projects that can corral scientific advances for modern-day solutions to India’s problems.
Gopalakrishnan is not alone.
An influential slew of technocrats is actively investing in core areas of research and placing long-term