A blast from the past

The challenges faced by nuclear physicists Drs Homi Bhabha and Vikram Sarabhai are presented in the riveting series Rocket Boys
Parinaz Gandhi

We witnessed Dr Homi Bhabha confidently stride across the corridors of the Parsi Lying-in Hospital last  August. To be more accurate, we saw a flamboyant, well coiffured Jim Sarbh enacting the role of the nuclear physicist when shooting for the bilingual Hindi-English television series Rocket Boys. Our interest piqued, we had decided then to see the scientist projected on screen. We were not the only eager ones. The official trailer of the eight-episode show had aroused over 25 million views on YouTube at the time of its launch on February 4, 2022, as reported in The Hindu of the same......

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