1. Matariki and the Pleiades: our world from different lights


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    A panel discussion with Dr Daniel Hikuroa, Dr Ocean Mercier and Dr Wayne Ngata about mātauranga Māori, an indigenous body of knowledge that arises from a worldview based upon kinship based relationships…

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    • Antimicrobial resistance: a major health issue


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      New Zealand is as vulnerable as all countries to the global growth in antimicrobial resistance that is making some diseases untreatable. Dr Siouxsie Wiles, a microbiologist from the University of…

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      • Ten things you didn't know about climate change


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        Royal Society of New Zealand Ten by Ten talk by Professors Tim Naish and James Renwick (Victoria University of Wellington) on climate change and New Zealand: Climate change is already redefining coastlines…

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        • Epilepsy genetics: the key to precision medicine


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          Professor Ingrid Scheffer AO gave a University of Otago, Wellington Dean's Open Lecture Series 2016 on epilepsy genetics as a lunchtime academic lecture. Professor Scheffer is based at the…

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          • The Sacred Disease - talk on epilepsy genetics by Professor Ingrid Scheffer


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            Professor Ingrid Scheffer, 2016 Royal Society of New Zealand Distinguished Speaker, talks about her research into epilepsy genetics. Professor Scheffer is based at the University of Melbourne, Australia.

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            • Solution Science with IPCC's Professor Jim Skea


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              Professor Jim Skea, co-Chair of IPCC Working Group 3, on how science can inform the world's response to climate change.

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              • Picturing Science


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                Professor Massimiano Bucchi from the University of Trento, Italy, is interested in the role of images to communicate science from ancient times to our digital age. He shared some iconic science images…

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                • Thomas Cawthron Memorial Lecture 2014 – The Art of Mathematics and the Mathematics of Art


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                  The 71st annual Thomas Cawthron Memorial Lecture was presented by Professor Marcus du Sautoy, Simonyi Professor for the Public Understanding of Science, Professor of Mathematics at the University…

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                  • Ten by Ten: Wound Healing: Colin Green


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                    In this Ten by Ten talk Professor Colin Green from the University of Auckland tells the story of the development of Nexagon™, how it led to a new understanding of wound healing, and how this…

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                    • Our Futures: Auckland: Part 1: presentation from authors


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                      The Royal Society of New Zealand has undertaken a major review of the rapidly changing New Zealand population, and the implications of this for the economy, social cohesion, education, and health…

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