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Ebola screening at NZ airports – experts respond

John Kerr posted in on August 11th, 2014.

Screening of at-risk passengers will begin at airports as part of increased efforts to prevent Ebola reaching New Zealand undetected, the Ministry of Health has announced. The Ministry of Health website cautions: “The risk of a traveller arriving in New Zealand with Ebola virus disease (EVD) remains very low. “However, travellers arriving in New Zealand […]

Sunday Star Times: Update on the undead from science’s bat-cave

Peter Griffin posted in on November 23rd, 2009.

Susan Pepperell from the Sunday Star Times writes about the upcoming Cafe Scientifique gathering in Hamilton, where Kiwi scientists will explore some of the year’s more unusual findings from the frontiers of scientific research. Topics will range from fruit bats’ mating rituals to a paper entitled “Why Does Public Transport Not Arrive On Time?”. An […]

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