New Zealand Geographic and Heritage Expeditions have announced their next partner voyage: an eight-day expedition through the ...
For centuries the Namal people have lived off the land on Tanna Island. They hunt for food – grubs in the ground, wild pigs in the jungle, eels in the river and flying foxes in the trees. But they don ...
For fifty years the Chinese dreamed of connecting the Tibetan city of Lhasa to the national rail network. But making this dream a reality would prove to be one of the most difficult engineering ...
In Beijing a building like no other has emerged. It is a bold experiment in architecture and a cutting-edge vision of construction engineering. When Beijing hosts the 2008 Olympics the eyes of the ...
Protecting the environment isn’t just about how much you buy, it’s also about what you buy and how sustainable those choices ...
A cold and tired student changed the course of Warren Tate’s life. He was deciding what to study at university, and had been considering going into medicine at Dunedin. A medical student told him that ...
Climate Minister James Shaw says the equivalent of $60 million worth of Emissions Trading Scheme units have been over allocated to businesses in recent years. The government has moved to ensure the ...
Some Countdown supermarkets are ditching plastic bags from the produce department in a sprinkling of stores country-wide. It means shoppers will have to bring their bags, boxes, buckets and baskets ...
South Westland businesses involved in a Jobs for Nature programme where the government pays their staff to work on conservation projects, are determined to find a way to keep it going after the ...
There is a sport that requires years of training, careful planning and strategy plus physical endurance that you won’t see at the Commonwealth Games. It’s the World Series of Birding. Every year, ...
Humanity is one small step closer to returning to the Moon this morning, thanks in part to some of New Zealand’s top scientific minds. Last night Rocket Lab successfully released NASA’s CAPSTONE ...