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NZ science’s own ‘Hidden Figures’ – In the News

Sarah-Jane O'Connor posted in on January 24th, 2017.

With the release of the film Hidden Figures – recounting the story of a team of African-American women who helped NASA launch its first successful space missions – NZ Herald science reporter Jamie Morton talked to Pauline Harris and Nicola Gaston about diversity in science. Victoria University of Wellington astrophysicist Dr Pauline Harris said while […]

Royal Society review looks into the future of New Zealand

John Kerr posted in on July 16th, 2014.

New Zealand’s population is changing and we need to be ready to face the challenges that come with it, according to a new review. Our Futures: Te Pae Tawhiti, released today by an expert panel of the Royal Society of New Zealand, pulls together the latest data from the 2013 census and expert input to […]

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