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The natural autofluorescence of a fern rhizome captured using a Leica DMR microscope at x40 magnification.

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Hon Dr Megan Woods speaking at the Kathleen Curtis Atrium naming ceremony

As we acknowledge the significance of Suffrage 125, we reflect that 2018 has been a remarkable year for our women in science, with so much to celebrate.

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Professor John Hosking, Dean of Science

Welcome to the 2018 edition of inSCight. This edition has a theme: diversity in science.

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Professor Juliet Gerrard’s day is nothing if not diverse. A quick look at her Instagram and Twitter feeds only reinforces the broad, far-reaching nature of her role.​

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Dr Dan Hikuroa

Researchers from Te Pūnaha Matatini will collaborate on a project to improve the way in which scientists connect and work with Māori.

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Plastic pollution in the ocean

In just 111 years plastic has not only been used in a multitude of products worldwide, it has also become an increasingly unavoidable environmental issue.

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Faculty of Science alumnus, Duncan Matangi

We sat down with Physics and Mathematics alumnus Duncan Matangi to find out what he's been up to since he graduated.

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Faculty of Science Alumna, Lucy van Oosterom

We sat down with Marine Science alumna Lucy van Oosterom to find out what she’s been up to since she graduated.

Alumni story
Bringing education to life

We explore the use of Artificial Intelligence and virtual reality as educational tools.

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Jaxson, Annette’s son, performs a cooperation task with research fellow Dr Siobhan Kennedy-Costantini.

Dr Annette Henderson's research indicates that cooperative abilities in children develop much earlier than we think.

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Psychology student Donny Morar and her son Jayden.

The Science Student Support Fund provides assistance to talented and deserving students who are experiencing financial hardship.

Student story
Associate Dean Sustainability Dr Niki Harré, Faculty of Science Sustainability Research Award recipients Polly Holland, Mallory Sea and India Merrick.

Four young scientists are forging their own path by creating research that focuses on sustainability initiatives.

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