The seals of Antarctica – a Twitter story

Public science communication is fundamental to science today. I believe that as scientists we have a duty to communicate our research to...
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A celebration of spiders

Happy Arachtober, the month of spiders! Dr Fiona Cross, or "Doctor Spider", introduces us to some cute jumping spiders commonly found in New Zealand.

What crawls beneath the surface?

Invertebrate life in New Zealand’s rivers and streams We all know about the kiwi and the kākāpō, but what...
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CAREX: a collaborative approach to waterway rehabilitation

Currently, there is considerable interest around the impacts that agriculture is having on water quality. Nationwide the focus has been on highlighting the issues...