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  • Kelsey Miller

    4 June 2024

    Kelsey Miller is fighting on the frontlines against the kina barrens that are taking over large swathes of our coastal rocky reefs – but kina, says the marine scientist, are not the enemy.

  • Professor Andrew Jeffs

    28 May 2024

    Environmental gains from aquaculture are possible, University of Auckland and US researchers show.

  • Urban designer Zoë Avery

    2 May 2024

    To help address the ‘polycrisis’ of climate change, biodiversity collapse and energy consumption, our cities need to be greener, healthier and more sustainable. Urban designer Zoë Avery is leading the charge.

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  • Eru Kapa-Kingi

    17 June 2024

    Eru Kapa-Kingi reflects on recent action in te ao Māori, including the nationwide strikes to assert the mana of Te Tiriti and protect the rights of mokopuna.

  • Israel Palestine border

    3 June 2024

    Opinion: NZ’s position on Palestinian statehood is an awkward, fence-sitting one, especially when international opinion is turning towards recognition as a tool for peace, says Treasa Dunworth.

  • popeyes istock

    22 May 2024

    The Popeyes' battle shows how big businesses protect their trademarks – even when they have no plans to come to New Zealand, writes Alexandra Allen-Franks.

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