Latest update from First Light Festival
During the Festival, be sure to visit The Aurora Science Zone; investigating the science of Lowestoft’s ancient beach, its deep ocean and most easterly skies.
Cefas, University of East Anglia (UEA) and Norwich Astronomical Society will offer spotlight talks on subjects including the early humans and animals who inhabited this coastline, climate change and marine pollution, astrophotography and dwarf stars.
There will be hands-on activities for you to join in with, you can explore artefacts including meteorites and fossils and take part in a live link-up with Cefas’s research vessel Endeavour to ask your questions to its scientists about the work they do…
First Light Festival is a brand new FREE 24-hour multi-arts festival for the UK from midday on Saturday the 22nd of June, through to midday on Sunday the 23rd, celebrating Lowestoft as our most easterly town, where the first sunrise reaches the horizon every morning.
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