Fairer tax for big tech
18 November 2022
The global digital economy is worth many trillions of dollars but on average digital companies pay only 9.5 percent tax.
Manalagi project a safe space for Pacific rainbow communities
18 November 2022
Pacific rainbow communities experience a raft of health and well-being challenges. Manalagi creates a safe space to communicate health needs.
Soilsafe Aotearoa helps our gardens grow
16 November 2022
Soilsafe Aotearoa is a community science research programme to let people know their gardens are safe to grow food.
Explainer: transdisciplinary research for complex challenges
7 November 2022
Seven University flagship research centres will take a transdisciplinary approach to tackle complex challenges faced by Aotearoa and the planet.
The battle against the infodemic threat
25 October 2022
The pandemic saw the rise of misinformation, corroding trust in evidence, research and democratic institutions. This global issue requires a global and coordinated response.
Artificial intelligence maps threats to world's rarest dolphin
13 October 2022
Three University alumni collaborate on drone tech and Artificial Intelligence to help to save the Māui dolphin from extinction.
Meet the 'space invader'
28 September 2022
At present progress, a century would pass before academics reflected the diversity of our people. Sereana Naepi puts the spotlight on universities and who they serve.
Health workforce crisis needs fresh approach
6 September 2022
Some estimates find Aotearoa New Zealand needs 4000 nurses to fill the healthcare gaps. Fresh thinking is needed to tackle the nursing and health workforce shortfall.
Can we fix democracy?
9 June 2022
The world faces ‘democratic recession’. Today more people live in autocratic regimes than in liberal democracies. Matheson Russell says democracy needs re-shaping to meet the challenges of climate change and rising inequity.
Will brain implant technology spark a health revolution?
4 May 2022
Once safely implanted in the brain, a super sensitive sensor will change the lives of families whose children have hydrocephalus.
Smart eco-solution to reduce phosphorus in waterways
12 April 2022
Engineers design way to clean phosphorus from waste water and turn it into fertiliser.
Top scientists develop new drugs against tuberculosis
11 April 2022
A team of researchers is bringing three novel drugs to clinical trials with a goal of finally stamping out TB.