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150 facts for Rutherford's 150th

Join us in celebrating the 150th anniversary of Ernest Lord Rutherford FRSNZ by learning about his life and legacy in these 150 facts!

Rutherford150 selfie fact compilation

Selfie video of facts submitted by Brightwater Primary School tauira and Nelson College tauira answered by scientists from around Aotearoa New Zealand.


Kia ora thank you to Dr John Campbell for his contribution to this mahi. John provided the resources and expertise that helped us assemble these 150 facts on Sir Ernest Rutherford.