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Waikato Times: Ancient history and the age when dinosaurs roamed

Peter Griffin posted in on September 10th, 2010.

David Riddell writes in the Waikato Times about a recent talk by Professor Cam Nelson about New Zealand’s geological history – from its beginnings attached to Gondwanaland, to its current position. The talk, intended to set the geological scene, is the first in a series which will be focused on New Zealand’s dinosaurs. An excerpt: […]

NZ Herald: Auckland: Raised from the sea

Peter Griffin posted in on August 24th, 2010.

John Roughan writes in the NZ Herald about the creation of New Zealand – an event which happened fairly recently – and how Auckland’s landscape has changed over the years. The massive volcanoes which helped to build Auckland up are mostly gone now, and it is also possible that New Zealand carried more plants and […]

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