• iceberg
  • boy with flowers
  • checking water quality
  • planet eclipse
  • rangitoto trees
  • kids with test tubes
  • kids with earth
  • snowy mountains
  • Rainbow Clouds

    Refraction and diffraction of light through ice crystals in the clouds

  • Philippa On The Ice

    Philippa On The Ice Philippa Werry at an Antarctic research camp 2016

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    Fulbright scholars: peace and understanding through education

    14/04/2016

    Fulbright New Zealand was established in 1948 to promote mutual understanding through educational and cultural exchanges.

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    Dependence to independence through a cultural lens

    11/04/2016

    This 1-day workshop is intended for Science Middle Leaders, Teachers in charge of Science subjects (including L1 Science) and those aspiring to be. The key focus is to identify and share curriculum, learning and assessment practices that will improve students’ retention, engagement and achievement. Much, but not all, of this workshop will centre on those students at risk of not achieving NCEA level 2 in 2017.

  • MobyDick

    Sperm whales really do use their heads

    08/04/2016

    Cetacean scientists might be having a blubber over the news that sperm whales do indeed use their heads.

  • Salamandara salamandra MHNT 3

    Regenerate like a salamander

    06/04/2016

    Stem cell therapies capable of regenerating any human tissue damaged by injury, disease or ageing could be available within a few years, following landmark research led by UNSW Australia researchers.

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    Walking the talk

    05/04/2016

    Teachers from schools around New Zealand are now confident leaders of science within their school community.

  • Spider

    Almost a spider… wouldn’t get a job these days though

    04/04/2016

    A 305-million-year-old fossil has given scientists a three-dimensional look at an almost-spider that stalked its prey in what is now France.

  • crest

    Encouraging creative problem solving

    25/02/2016

    *The CREST scheme inspires young scientists to do meaningful work.*

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    Nominations are open for the Peter Spratt Medal

    24/02/2016

    The award recognises a sustained contribution to science education in New Zealand.

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