• iceberg
  • boy with flowers
  • checking water quality
  • planet eclipse
  • solarsystem model
  • rangitoto trees
  • kids with test tubes
  • kids with earth
  • snowy mountains
  • teens in physics class
  • Rainbow Clouds

    Refraction and diffraction of light through ice crystals in the clouds

  • Philippa On The Ice

    Philippa On The Ice Philippa Werry at an Antarctic research camp 2016

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  • planet eclipse

    Lost in Space


    planet eclipse

  • NZIP Conf 2017

    NZIP Conference 2017


    This year, the New Zealand Institute of Physics is proud to present their national conference at the Otago Museum, in Dunedin.  The conference will be held on the 10-12 July, and registrations are still available here[https://confer.eventsair.com/QuickEventWebsitePortal/nzip-2017/web]. The conference will focus on teacher professional development, with plenty of cutting edge material on show.  Keynote speakers include "Physics Girl" Dianna Cowern and Nigel Latta (famous in New Zealand for blowing stuff up!).

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    Get ready for a physics battle


    The sixth Junior Young Physicists’ Tournament is being held in Wellington on October 16-19.