University to operate methane tracking satellite
4 March 2024
The new mission control centre will provide hands-on experience to a new generation of space engineers and scientists.
Emilson Silva: energising Aotearoa
1 March 2024
As the director of the University’s Energy Centre, Professor Emilson Silva is helping shape the future of energy innovation to meet New Zealand’s economic and environmental needs.
Help for neurodiverse learners on campus
1 March 2024
It's an exciting time of the year for thousands of students. But some may face hurdles to learning. Help is on hand.
Christine Woods: what entrepreneurial women need most
1 March 2024
Opinion: The theme for International Women’s Day on 8 March is ‘inspire inclusion’. Professor Christine Woods suggests some ideas to embrace on this day, and always.
Full charge for the future
25 February 2024
Researcher Geoffrey Waterhouse is developing the next generation of catalysts for cheaper and better hydrogen fuel cells.
AI's impact on environmental reporting
21 February 2024
As the importance of sustainability in all areas of our lives continues to grow, researchers are investigating how artificial intelligence can contribute.
Axing the Auckland fuel tax reveals the lack of a real transport plan
16 February 2024
Opinion: By moving to scrap the fuel tax, the government continues a decades-long pattern of transport policy U-turns, writes Timothy Welch.
Contentious climate case heads to High Court
15 February 2024
An iwi leader's legal action against several corporates promises to be one of New Zealand's most closely watched climate cases, writes Vernon Rive.
Governor-General Dame Cindy Kiro launches research centre
14 February 2024
The Governor-General Dame Cindy Kiro was the special guest at the launch of University of Auckland research centre Ngā Ara Whetū, the Centre for Climate, Biodiversity and Society.
Lasers will target pest ravaging honey bees
12 February 2024
Tiny lasers stationed at honey bees’ hives will disable and kill varroa mites in experiments aimed at defeating the parasitic pest.
Greenhouse gas transformed in aid of carbon-free future
7 February 2024
Waste carbon dioxide was repurposed in benchtop experiments at the University of Auckland.
Students collaborate on QS sustainability initiative and boost career skills
26 January 2024
Another group of University of Auckland students has completed the Future17 programme, experiencing real-life ways to solve global sustainability challenges.