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

Published By   /  January 22, 2018  /  24/7  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Science: University of Canterbury Connect public lecture: Getting to Mars: Building the World’s Most Powerful Rocket

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

Published By   /  January 21, 2018  /  24/7  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Health Sector: E-cigarettes now available in leading supermarkets

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

Published By   /  January 21, 2018  /  24/7  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Health Sector: Hāpai Te Hauora congratulates Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Clarke Gayford

 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

Published By   /  January 21, 2018  /  24/7  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Recreation-Safety: Partnership to improve water safety skills of Maori youth in Hawkes Bay

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

Published By   /  January 19, 2018  /  24/7  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Agriculture Sector: FONTERRA WELCOMES RESEARCH FINDINGS THAT MILK MATTERS FOR HEALTHY KIWI KIDS

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

Published By   /  January 19, 2018  /  24/7  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Health Science: RETINA INTERNATIONAL WORLD CONGRESS COMES TO NEW ZEALAND FOR THE FIRST TIME

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

Published By   /  January 19, 2018  /  24/7  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Activist Community: WAIHOPAI SPYBASE PROTEST SATURDAY JANUARY 27th

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

Published By   /  January 19, 2018  /  24/7  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Conservation: Government urged to stand strong against fishing lobbyists and protect public rights

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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New Zealand Travel Sector: Jucy Set to Introduce Electric Campervan Fleet

Published By   /  January 19, 2018  /  24/7  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Travel Sector: Jucy Set to Introduce Electric Campervan Fleet

Source: Impact PR Headline: Jucy Set to Introduce Electric Campervan Fleet Thousands of international tourists visiting NZ could be driving electric campervans within two years following a new electric vehicle (EV) trial. The New Zealand trial will mark the first time an electric campervan has been rented to tourists in this market. During their journey, […]

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New Zealand Science Research: Scientists design award-winning laser sensor for nitrates in water and soil

Published By   /  January 17, 2018  /  24/7  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Science Research: Scientists design award-winning laser sensor for nitrates in water and soil

Source: University of Canterbury Headline: Scientists design award-winning laser sensor for nitrates in water and soil A new laser detection tool being developed by two University of Canterbury (UC) chemistry experts may help farmers to pinpoint environmental problems and develop smart farming strategies to minimise impacts. Over-production and distribution of nutrients such as nitrates and […]

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