Science Express, a unique mobile science exhibition mounted on a custom-built 16 coach AC train, has been travelling across the country since 2007 and has set up unprecedented milestones in its eight years of journey so far. A mega outreach programme of Department of Science & Technology, Govt of India, the mobile exhibition is managed by Vikram A Sarabhai Community Science Centre, Ahmedabad since inception.
The eighth phase of the science exhibition on wheels, titled ‘Science Express Climate Action Special (SECAS)’ travelled across India from Oct 15, 2015 to May 7, 2016. SECAS was a unique partnership between Department of Science & Technology, Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Department of Biotechnology, Govt of India, Ministry of Railways, Centre for Environment Education and Vikram A Sarabhai Community Science Centre (VASCSC).