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New Zealand Science: University of Canterbury Connect public lecture: Getting to Mars: Building the World’s Most Powerful Rocket

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Source: University of Canterbury Headline: University of Canterbury Connect public lecture:  Getting to Mars: Building the World’s Most Powerful Rocket NASA has begun a new era of human space exploration, with the ultimate goal of landing humans on Mars. To fulfil this mission, NASA is building the Space Launch System (SLS), the world’s most powerful rocket, which […]

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New Zealand Health Sector: E-cigarettes now available in leading supermarkets

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Source: Hapai Te Hauora Headline: E-cigarettes now available in leading supermarkets Some major supermarkets across Aotearoa are now selling e-cigarettes. Meanwhile excise tax on tobacco products have increased by a further 10 percent this month. Progressive Enterprises, which own Countdown, FreshChoice and Supervalue supermarkets, has been trialling non-nicotine e-cigarette products across various stores since late […]

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New Zealand Health Sector: Hāpai Te Hauora congratulates Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Clarke Gayford

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 Source: Hapai Te Hauora Headline: Hāpai Te Hauora congratulates Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Clarke Gayford Mōkori anō a mihi ka rere ki a Jacinda Ardern katahi anō ka whakamōhio mai kua hapū ia. Ka tika rā te kōrero he taonga te tamaiti, nō reira, ka rere ngā whakaaro ki a koe Jacinda, otirā ki […]

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New Zealand Recreation-Safety: Partnership to improve water safety skills of Maori youth in Hawkes Bay

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Water Safety New Zealand Headline: Partnership to improve water safety skills of Maori youth in Hawkes Bay 100 Maori youth will paddle down the Mohaka river on Wednesday as part of a programme to improve water safety and create the next generation of leaders. Keeping safe in the water is one of the life skills […]

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New Zealand Agriculture Sector: FONTERRA WELCOMES RESEARCH FINDINGS THAT MILK MATTERS FOR HEALTHY KIWI KIDS

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Source: Fonterra Headline: FONTERRA WELCOMES RESEARCH FINDINGS THAT MILK MATTERS FOR HEALTHY KIWI KIDS Fonterra welcomes the findings of a Massey University that show a high proportion of young Kiwi kids are getting the goodness of dairy nutrition by drinking milk. The research, published in the New Zealand Medical Journal, showed 88 per cent of […]

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New Zealand Health Science: RETINA INTERNATIONAL WORLD CONGRESS COMES TO NEW ZEALAND FOR THE FIRST TIME

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Source: RETINA INTERNATIONAL Headline: RETINA INTERNATIONAL WORLD CONGRESS COMES TO NEW ZEALAND FOR THE FIRST TIME Why is marketing approval for the first retinal gene therapy treatment for patients with blinding retinal degenerations so significant? Is there an exciting future for applying stem cell therapy to treating retinal disorders and what are the scientific and  ethical […]

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New Zealand Activist Community: WAIHOPAI SPYBASE PROTEST SATURDAY JANUARY 27th

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Source: Aotearoa Independence Movement Headline: WAIHOPAI SPYBASE PROTEST SATURDAY JANUARY 27th People from all around New Zealand will be converging on the super-secret Waihopai satellite interception spybase, in Marlborough, on Saturday January 27th. We will be at the Waihopai spy base main gate at Waihopai Valley Road from 10 – 11 a.m. There will be speakers; […]

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New Zealand Conservation: Government urged to stand strong against fishing lobbyists and protect public rights

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Source: WWF-New Zealand Headline: Government urged to stand strong against fishing lobbyists and protect public rights Environmental organisation WWF-New Zealand is pleased to hear that Fisheries Minister Stuart Nash is committed to enabling transparency and trust in our fisheries management system. WWF agrees that it is vital to protect public access to information about commercial fishing […]

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