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Sunday Star Times: Reinventing the wheel

Peter Griffin posted in on September 20th, 2010.

Adam Dudding writes in the Sunday Star Times about concerns that, although Kiwis are highly inventive, we risk inventing the wheel repeatedly. Using Rex (the exoskeletal legs recently developed in NZ) as an example, an intellectual property consultant has pointed out why the ‘invention’ may not be the commercial success people expect. An excerpt: (read […]

Rod Oram in the Sunday Star Times

Peter Griffin posted in on July 6th, 2008.

Rod Oram’s column Exporters show up bleaters appeared in the Sunday Star Times, July 6. Some relevant excerpts related to the use of science and technology to improve productivity and sustainability in the meat and dairy industries. “According to OECD forecasts, our [lamb] output is 4.6% of current world production and will fall to 3.7% […]

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