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Building Better Homes and Cities Reveals Research Focus

Published: Mon 20 Aug 2018 03:42 PM
Building Better Homes, Towns and Cities Reveals Research Focus For The Year Ahead Building Better Homes, Towns and Cities (BBHTC) - Ko ngā wā kāinga hei whakamāhorahora - has announced the key themes of their research in the year ahead. Continuing to ... Read more...

Gender Equal NZ wins Research Association award

Published: Sat 18 Aug 2018 11:56 AM
Gender Equal NZ wins Research Association award for New Zealand’s first Gender Attitudes Survey Read more...

SMC Bulletin - Spotlight on weedkiller

Published: Fri 17 Aug 2018 05:00 PM
Spotlight on weedkiller Use of popular weedkiller Roundup has been called into question again after a landmark court case in the US. Read more...

Commentary on Neonicotinoids

Published: Fri 17 Aug 2018 03:47 PM
Neonicotinoids (neonics) are a group of modern insecticides noted for their excellent insect control but low toxicity in humans and other mammals. They have been on the market in New Zealand for more than 25 years and been applied to protect many hundreds ... Read more...

Concerning stats about personal info gathered by Apps

Published: Fri 17 Aug 2018 11:27 AM
Symantec released new research this morning on mobile app privacy and fraudulent Google Play apps that you may find useful for any mobile device and privacy stories. Read more...

Sheep wool offers a source of healthier diets for our pets

Published: Thu 16 Aug 2018 01:06 PM
Sheep wool offers a source of healthier diets for our pets Proteins from wool can be added to the diets of animals to improve their health, AgResearch scientists have shown. The positive findings in the diets of domestic cats open up exciting possibilities ... Read more...

Mapping volcanic ash fall for all weathers

Published: Thu 16 Aug 2018 12:54 PM
Research funded by the Earthquake Commission (EQC) has developed a way of calculating where the ash from a volcano is most likely to fall, and its thickness, in different parts of New Zealand. Read more...

Simple solution to threat posed by prolonged sitting

Published: Thu 16 Aug 2018 11:13 AM
Get off your bum and move around for two minutes every half hour, for the good of your health. Read more...

How Gene Hunting Changed the Culture of Science

Published: Thu 16 Aug 2018 10:42 AM
How Gene Hunting Changed the Culture of Science Researchers Report Cross-Disciplinary Work as Key Factor Read more...

Facts about shellfish benefits

Published: Tue 14 Aug 2018 04:35 PM
New Zealand’s iconic Greenshell™ mussels (GSM) are world-famous for their delicious taste, but now a clinical trial is about to get underway that will provide facts about the key active components in the shellfish. Cawthron Institute, Christchurch ... Read more...
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