Sunlight – Ihi Kōmaru

Sunlight – Ihi Kōmaru opens on 27 May, shining its light on the secrets of the Sun with easily accessible science that will illuminate young and old. From the origins of light in the Sun’s heart to its effects on Earth’s life and cultures, Sunlight – Ihi Kōmaru presents a full and fascinating spectrum of interactive exhibits and activities.

The journey begins in the gas and dust of the Sun’s formation. Visitors take the role of a photon on its trip through space, and can test their speed against a beam of light by racing to the Moon. See how mankind harnesses the Sun’s power in everyday devices, and solve the solar secret by completing the ultraviolet scavenger hunt.

Aglow with a galaxy of exciting science, Sunlight – Ihi Kōmaru will help the whole family understand the forces that sustain life on Earth – and indeed drive the entire universe.

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We’re co-ordinating a national network of rugby clubs and club members who are willing to host global rugby fans during the 2017 tour with proceeds going to the host's rugby club.

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