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Biggest storm on Earth

A storm blasting Antarctic weather over New Zealand is currently the biggest storm on Earth, according to WeatherWatch.



Proposal labelled 'whaling in disguise'

Hundreds of scientists have rallied against a new Japanese proposal to kill whales in the name of research - a plan one New Zealand marine biologist calls whaling in…

Albert Einstein's sweet letter

Written in German and signed by -Einstein it reads: "He who knows the joy of understanding has gained an infallible friend for life."



Life & Style

Husband pays a wife bonus

Polly Phillips says there's no shame in receiving a handout instead of having a job - it's what feminists have urged for years.



Lauryn Hill joins Soulfest

Soulfest is adding some hip-hop royalty to its line-up, with former Fugees star Lauryn Hill and reformed duo Blackstar added to the bill. R&B star Miguel and Jazmine…


Day two at Vivid Sydney

Rachel Bache takes on the excitement of Vivid Sydney, here are today's highlights from the festival.




Rugby: Black is developing quickly

Otere Black's rugby apprenticeship is moving along at a rapid rate. The Manawatu 20-year-old is only a wider training group member of the Hurricanes but he could be…

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