New earthquake forecasting methods could help us prepare for the next big one, two Victoria University of Wellington academics say.
Primary school students have been included in the Eureka! programme for the first time.
Proving that there’s never a bad time to change course when we work out what gets us out of bed, 2016 Science Journalism Fellow Meena Amso was lost to pharmacology not long after graduating with a degree in it – and it’s all Oprah’s fault.
Stephen Dorey, HOD Science at Buller High School, says that the introduction of a science fair has built bridges in the community at large, invigorated learning, and created opportunities for cross-sector knowledge sharing.
In a great example of the evolution of science communication - and a great classroom opportunity to talk about it - climate scientists are taking the journos of the world to task on the quality of their climate change coverage.
This year is the worst ever for coral reefs – which is really saying something – but last week there's been a little bit of good news for a change.
A new study shows that rising atmospheric CO2 levels are contributing to a significant ‘greening’ of up to half of the Earth’s vegetated land.
Crows and parrots turn out to have sophisticated thinking abilities, according to a new study.
Fulbright New Zealand was established in 1948 to promote mutual understanding through educational and cultural exchanges.
Cetacean scientists might be having a blubber over the news that sperm whales do indeed use their heads.