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Thursday, 11 December 2014

A hospital bed mover, tuatara and platypus genome projects, the newest member of the tyrannosaur family: Pinnocchio rex, and the winner of the 2014 Prime Minister’s Science Teacher prize.

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Thursday, 4 December 2014

Wellington waterfront clean-up, 'Nanogirl' wins Prime Minister's Science Media Communication Prize, invasive plants and volcanic soils

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Thursday, 27 November 2014

A water treadmill, mutant petunias, tuatara at Dunedin’s Orokonui Ecosanctuary, and the winner of the 2014 Rutherford Medal

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Thursday, 20 November 2014

Fairy prion colony on Dunedin sea cliffs, visual cues on Google Glass during emergency situations, safer rainwater harvesting, and a musical performance with Tesla coils and robotic bass and drums

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Thursday, 13 November 2014

Drilling into the Alpine Fault, the Dunedin garden study, metal-organic frameworks, and using games to manage ADHD.

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Thursday, 6 November 2014

Trojan Females, a novel pest control idea, the winners of the inaugural Conservation Innovation Awards, the Yellow-eyed Penguin Trust and a 3D virtual reality environment to help stroke survivors with their memory.

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Thursday, 30 October 2014

Self setting rat traps, nano building blocks from proteins, an oestrogen detector and an SOS for soils.

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Thursday, 23 October 2014

The science behind 1080 use to control pests and protect native birds, young science orators, and 3D bioprinting body parts.

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Thursday, 9 October 2014

Restoring Rutherford's Den; pavement research to make better roads; how to look for a rare endemic spider from the Bounty Islands

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Thursday, 2 October 2014

Geodesy - the science of location; modelling Lake Forsyth; and NZ IceFest 2014.

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Thursday, 25 September 2014

Protein crystallography, Great Kereru Count, Tyrannosaurus - Meet the Family, and slipped discs and the spine

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Thursday, 18 September 2014

Colossal squid dissection, wound healing, 'NZ Wild Life' book, and greenhouse gas reductions at Kapiti Council

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Thursday, 11 September 2014

A potential eye test to diagnose Alzheimer's disease, sub-glacial lakes in Antarctica and the volcanic eruption detection system on Mount Ruapehu

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Thursday, 4 September 2014

Ecology-based adventure games Possum Stomp and Ora: Save the Forest; lasers and rogue waves; and making wound dressings from wine waste

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Thursday, 28 August 2014

Sea lions and marine food webs, Antarctic ice melt and rising sea levels, developing anti-addiction treatments, and using sound to help the visually impaired navigate

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Thursday, 21 August 2014

Controlling robots with the mind, fertility in older male zebrafish, Antarctic time travel, and sugar

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Thursday, 14 August 2014

Volcanic eruption simulator, New Zealand's volcanic hazard alert system, using lasers to test fading in red pigments, and DNA tests for the wine industry

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Thursday, 7 August 2014

Bug hotels, studying ancient sea levels in the Whanganui Basin, the genetics of gout, and story-telling and well-being in adolescents.

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Thursday, 31 July 2014

Childhood obesity, the science of fermented food, the Littlest Hadron Collider and tagging great white sharks in New Zealand and Australia

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Thursday, 24 July 2014

Flora Finder app, memory and the brain, and panel on the state of New Zealand science .

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Thursday, 17 July 2014

High altitude training for athletes, gravity and bone, green chemistry, and fish and warming temperatures

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Thursday, 10 July 2014

NZ International Science Festival, Auti interactive toy, sedentary behaviour and catching gravity waves.

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Thursday, 3 July 2014

Inanga habitat restoration, potential biocontrol microbes for brassicas, James Piercy on his recovery from severe brain injury, and house spiders.

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Thursday, 26 June 2014

Deep ocean Argo floats; and health of the Hauraki Gulf and the Sea Change marine spatial plan project

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Each week Our Changing World features an eclectic mix of sound-rich stories about science, the environment and medical research, recorded around New Zealand in labs and in the field.