New Zealand dairying in question?

New Zealand dairying in question?

By Richard Le Heron Dairying is, alongside tourism, New Zealand’s largest export earner. Taken together they account for about half of the country’s external trade by value. In recent years, both seem to have crossed a threshold in visibility, range of impacts and,...
Why don’t more women win science Nobels?

Why don’t more women win science Nobels?

By Mary K. Feeney One of the 2018 Nobel Prizes in physics went to Donna Strickland, a major accomplishment for any scientist. Yet much of the news coverage has focused on the fact that she’s only the third female physicist to receive the award, after Marie Curie in...
Nauru: Why was NZ’s refugee offer left dangling?

Nauru: Why was NZ’s refugee offer left dangling?

By Tracey Barnett Physically healthy children lay limp, catatonic, eyes closed, unresponsive, their bodies floppy when moved. It’s called Traumatic Withdrawal Syndrome, a name that doesn’t begin to capture how disturbing the visual reality looks. At least 30 refugee...