It might be considered esteemed by most, but the Nobel Peace Prize is on a fast-track to irrelevancy.While the prize money may not amount to much, the sparkling ring of ‘Nobel laureate’ still has the ability to woo crowds and congresses equally.But ...October 4, 4:45 pm
Is there to be another summer drought? How about heat-waves? The answer is both a no and a yes. Overall, despite wet sausages at the Xmas BBQ, it may a summer that future historians will fondly think back upon.DecemberThis summer starts with a wet f...November 18, 9:09 pm
This is the world's first beef patty, grown entirely in a lab.Would you eat it?It was made from stem cells taken from the shoulder of a calf, assembled fibre by fibre, then mixed with breadcrumbs, beetroot juice and saffron to give it colour.The two...August 7, 11:57 am
When we think of the word poverty most of us probably picture children in countries overseas we have seen on our television screens hundreds of times. Their level of deprivation is extreme and visually confronting and it can be hard to put this into...November 12, 12:52 pm
Should John Key have taken anti-apartheid leaders to South Africa?Vote
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