Faculty of Science
Revolutionary iwi partnership aims to elevate dementia care
26 February 2024
Waipapa Taumata Rau, University of Auckland partners with Ngāpuhi to develop support strategies for carers and whānau of kaumātua with mate wareware.
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.
International experts in complex systems gather in Aotearoa
23 February 2024
In a world facing unprecedented challenges, the need for innovative solutions has never been more pressing.
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.
What we still haven't learned from Cyclone Gabrielle
13 February 2024
Opinion: We've learned a lot from Cyclone Gabrielle, but aspects of the Building Act still needs to change to put them into practice, says Martin Brook.
No such thing as a ‘non-maths person’
13 February 2024
Opinion: Anxiety about maths is a contagious and heritable condition and can severely limit career options, says Melissa Tacy, but what can we do about it?
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.
University-made molecule shows promise as medical treatment
31 January 2024
A molecule created at the University of Auckland is on the road to becoming a treatment for a rare genetic disorder.
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.
History and mystery of Auckland lava caves probed by student
24 January 2024
Masters student Jaxon Ingold is on a mission to record all of Auckland's lava caves.
Our hidden forests: kelp and the carbon problem
23 January 2024
Do answers to the challenge of rising carbon emissions lie beneath the surface of our oceans?