The not-so-obvious choices

It is often said that pursuing a PhD is a matter of choice, and I couldn’t agree more. It has almost been...
Mixed podocarp forest, Pureora

New Zealand’s native conifers

One of my favourite groups of New Zealand plants are our native conifers. Most people don’t realise that we have 21 described...

The art of science

Art and science are more intricately linked than we usually imagine. Both are driven by the innate human need to make sense...

Geology rocks under a virtual microscope

The GEOL242 lab goes online with a kaleidoscopic new interactive learning experience.