TSUNAGARI Project

TSUNAGARI Project PICTURE HAPPINESS ON EARTH

Miraikan

Supported by Bloomberg

NEWS!

  • We are making 6 movies about happiness on earth. You can see the works on November 12th!

What is happiness to you?

My happiness is

  • ミツバチが生きられる環境をつくる
  • お互い思いやりをもつ
  • open-mindeduess
  • to promote recycling
  • equality
  • good public transportation
  • to live in my homeland
  • vaueling
  • to protect the atomosphere.
  • to save nature.
  • to use clean water
  • to be connected
  • ミツバチが生きられる環境をつくる
  • お互い思いやりをもつ
  • open-mindeduess
  • to promote recycling
  • equality
  • good public transportation
  • to live in my homeland
  • vaueling
  • to protect the atomosphere.
  • to save nature.
  • to use clean water
  • to be connected

This is how teenagers across the world today think about Happiness.

Through a collaboration with Science Centers from 6 countries in Asia and the Pacific region workshops were held in order to find out what happiness is. Each participant expressed the "happiness" that he chose through a scenario that will turn into video for the Geo-Cosmos, the spherical display that is the symbol exhibit of Miraikan.

About the project

workshop

AUSTRALIA

“Child Safety”

A considerable number of children are living in unsafe environment. In Australia, more than 40 thousands cases of child abuse are revealed during 2014-2015. There are many forms of child abuse, including neglect, physical abuse, sexual abuse, and emotional ...

workshop

workshop

JAPAN

“Living with Birds - Things Birds Teach us -”

Birds have a very close relation with human life, and the existence of many birds indicates a rich environment. But how much do we understand about their importance in the ecosystem? In recent years, the number of bird species has been declining due to ...

workshop

 
workshop

KOREA

“Stay here together”

We thought ‘harmony’ is important for the Earth to be happy. Thinking of reasons for the impossibility to see harmony everywhere, we found the biggest problem is the conflict caused by the differences between ...

workshop

workshop

NEW ZEALAND

“In Our Hands”

Amelia, Kareena, Amelie and I (Lydia) are 14 year old students from New Zealand. We enjoy music and sport. Teenagers in New Zealand spend a lot of time outdoors and as a country we are known for pristine environment. We studied methane emissions for our topic ...

workshop

 
workshop

TAIWAN

“Let the stars shine”

We are accustomed to living a bright life even at night thanks to an abundance of lightning. However, excessive and/or inappropriate lightning could disturb the activities of animals, plants, and even humans, and affect our health as well. The adverse effect ...

workshop

workshop

THAILAND

“HIV, it's on us”

There's a thin line that separates HIV and AIDs. Many people are not aware of this fact and presumably recognize HIV as AIDs. Such kind of insufficient dissemination of knowledge had dramatized a bad perspective towards HIV and people who...

workshop

Introduction of winning scenario
and other scenarios

Jul.Nov.2017

The 6 scenarios will be turned into visual works for the "Geo-Cosmos"
by Japanese teenage girls that will learn about direction, programming and design.

Picture Happiness on Earth 2016-17
Participating Science Centers

  • AUSTRALIA

    AUSTRALIA

    Questacon – the National Science and Technology Centre

    For over 25 years, Questacon -The National Science and Technology Centre has been a leader in presenting world-class creative, interactive science education and awareness experiences. With exhibitions and programs in Canberra and across the nation, Questacon aims to help Australians recognize that science, technology and innovation are essential to our future prosperity. Questacon is a catalyst and facilitator through its role in leading the Inspiring Australia initiative that includes National Science Week and the Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science.

    Official site

  • JAPAN

    JAPAN

    Chiba City Museum of Science

    Chiba City Museum of Science is the place where everyone, from children to adults, can experience and enjoy science. Our museum is a facility where “people are the protagonists” and communication between visitors, volunteers and our staff is cherished. We introduce science and link it with questions you might have about phenomena that you encounter in your daily life.

    Official site

  • KOREA

    KOREA

    Busan National Science Museum

    The Busan National Science Museum, established in 2015, began with a massive signature campaign in which 1.14 million Busan citizens supported the construction of a science facility. It is a local-based science museum composed of a permanent exhibition hall under the themes of vehicles, aerospace, ships, energy, and radiotherapeutics, which are the key industries in the area.

    Official site

  • New Zealand

    NEW ZEALAND

    Science Alive!

    Based in Christchurch, Science Alive! was established in 1991 with the mission of inspiring, exciting, challenging, and informing people of all ages, by heightening awareness and understanding of science and technology. We presently run outreach programs reaching up to 50,000 people a year.

    Official site

  • TAIWAN

    Taiwan

    National Taiwan Science Education Center

    The National Taiwan Science Education Center was established in 1956, as the only national center for science education in Taiwan. The Center’s permanent exhibition area displays rich contents related to Life Sciences, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and the Earth Sciences. The NTSEC also hosts the most up-to-date science exhibitions in collaboration with other international and domestic museums.

    Official site

  • THAILAND

    THAILAND

    National Science Museum, Thailand

    The National Science Museum was opened to the public in 2000, as a state enterprise under the Ministry of Science and Technology. Our goal is to raise awareness and understanding of science and technology through rich experiential exhibitions and activities for all ages. We encourage visitors to embrace science and technology in all aspects of their lives.

    Official site

Picture Happiness on INSTAGRAM!

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