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New law could jail poor anthem singers

28 Jun, 2017 5:36pm
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  • 28 Jun, 2017 10:00am
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Computing becomes part of the core curriculum.
  • 28 Jun, 2017 9:07am
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Scientists find new threat to recovery of "ozone hole" just as it finally begins to heal.
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  • 28 Jun, 2017 7:17am
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Mysterious celestial body may be lurking in the far-flung reaches of the solar system.
  • 28 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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COMMENT: Builders should realise people have a human right to be safe from fire hazards.
  • 28 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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Hunga island emerged from a volcanic eruption in 2015
  • 27 Jun, 2017 10:53am
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NZ scientists reveal an explosive history behind the 2014 eruption that made a new island.
  • 26 Jun, 2017 10:36am
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Up to 1 million eclipse chasers will descend on Oregon on August 21.
  • 26 Jun, 2017 7:44am
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Recent discoveries in our solar system and beyond have increased hopes of alien life.
  • 26 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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NZ scientists are preparing to probe the France-sized Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica.
  • 26 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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COMMENT: Unravelling the secrets is much more important than just getting there first.
  • 25 Jun, 2017 4:46pm
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Noisy cities disrupt heartbeat and could trigger disease, study suggests.
  • 25 Jun, 2017 3:15pm
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New studies have left scientists divided over the use of paracetamol during pregnancy.
  • 25 Jun, 2017 3:04pm
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Studies suggest alcohol in moderation can be good for the heart, but what about the brain?
  • 25 Jun, 2017 8:16am
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These stickers can heal anything from anxiety to hangovers...apparently.
  • 24 Jun, 2017 6:30pm
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How we can protect our brains from memory loss and dementia?
  • 24 Jun, 2017 6:21pm
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Scientists are creating an ice archive sanctuary in Antarctica.
  • 24 Jun, 2017 12:22pm
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Chimpanzees change their hunting strategy when they know scientists are watching.
  • 24 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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Has science just given credence to sci-fi film Eternal Sunshine of The Spotless Mind?
  • 24 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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COMMENT: Left-handers outperform right-handers when solving difficult maths problems.
  • 23 Jun, 2017 12:56pm
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Nasa's flying observatory lands in Christchurch for more scientific night flights.
  • 23 Jun, 2017 11:23am
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Aristotle thought roosters came from pointy eggs. We've come a long way.
  • 23 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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DoC staff are happy to "play God" with pests - but not with our cherished native species.
  • 22 Jun, 2017 4:00pm
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News snippets from around Northland.
  • 21 Jun, 2017 11:43am
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Scientists are alarmed at declines in reports of some of our best-known garden birds.
  • 21 Jun, 2017 11:18am
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Slightly more Kiwi graduates are staying in the country, despite falling pay rates.
  • 21 Jun, 2017 10:24am
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The Royal Society has responded to diversity criticisms over a mostly male lecture series.
  • 21 Jun, 2017 9:30am
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Hawking warns human race must start leaving within 30 years to avoid being wiped out.
  • 20 Jun, 2017 2:24pm
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Silent, slow-slip earthquakes could offer stress relief for under-pressure fault zones.
  • 20 Jun, 2017 12:31pm
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Researchers call for urgent action over an antipsychotic drug linked to 13 NZ deaths.
  • 20 Jun, 2017 12:31pm
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Launched in 2009, the Kepler space telescope is our first mission capable of identifying Earth-size planets around other stars. Source: NASA's Ames Research Center
  • 20 Jun, 2017 6:27am
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Eruption could cost Auckland $10b and make the city even more vulnerable to disaster.
  • 19 Jun, 2017 9:00pm
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This Piha Beach crustacean shows some creatures can have tide-influenced body clocks.
  • 19 Jun, 2017 5:31pm
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Scott Base staff spent the weekend locked down in furious "Condition-1" weather.
  • 19 Jun, 2017 4:19pm
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We're using the wrong month - and calendar - to celebrate Matariki, two academics say.
  • 19 Jun, 2017 12:00pm
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Science advisor to PM warns of pitfalls in using big data and analytics for social policy.
  • 18 Jun, 2017 4:05pm
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NZ scientists have made a surprise genetic finding that could help combat drug resistance.
  • 18 Jun, 2017 1:31pm
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New research could be a game-changer in the fight against malaria.
  • 18 Jun, 2017 11:19am
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An Alpine Fault earthquake could cut the West Coast from the main grid for many weeks.
  • 18 Jun, 2017 11:09am
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Elon Musk has revealed more details of his plans to establish first colony on Mars.
  • 18 Jun, 2017 10:47am
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Washing your hands can also cleanse your brain of old ideas, a new study has revealed.
  • 18 Jun, 2017 9:14am
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Biologists told of the worst smells they've faced while conducting field research.
  • 17 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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If you have a heart attack outside hospital in the future, you could be saved by a drone.
  • 17 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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COMMENT: Gwyneth Paltrow is not qualified to look after our health.
  • 16 Jun, 2017 11:15am
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A technique just proven by NZ scientists on fruit flies could one day help wipe out pests.
  • 15 Jun, 2017 9:31pm
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Australian reporter is believed to have been grazed by a stray bullet.
  • 15 Jun, 2017 6:00am
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The Human Rights Commission wants Kiwis to give nothing to intolerance.
  • 13 Jun, 2017 6:06am
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Rental agent tells expectant woman landlord does not want children living at property.
  • 11 Jun, 2017 6:57pm
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The huge flying object reportedly burnt up off Auckland's west coast.
  • 11 Jun, 2017 6:53am
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Peter Beck has swamped with attention ahead of the World Entrepreneur Of The Year awards.