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24 May 2018 22:02
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Environmental scientists search South Pacific islands for five rare bat species
23 May 2018
Reminiscent of a scientific expedition from a bygone era, a group of researchers goes island-hopping in Vanuatu and Solomon Islands on the hunt for rare bats and flying foxes, some which haven't been seen since 1907.
Manus Island fire forces 120 asylum seekers to relocate
Immigration authorities in Papua New Guinea relocate 120 asylum seekers after a fire breaks out in their accommodation, as police investigate whether a resident started the blaze....
It's been confirmed the Middlemore Hospital's Galbraith building is 'earthquake prone'
It's been confirmed the Middlemore Hospital's Galbraith building is 'earthquake prone'...
The South Island could be in for a wild night according to the MetService
The South Island could be in for a wild night according to the MetService...
The Government is considering an Earthquake Commission style fund...for biosecurity threats
The Government is considering an Earthquake Commission style fund...for biosecurity threats...
Hurricanes coach believes All Blacks selectors will be loyal to players already capped at test level
Hurricanes coach Chris Boyd believes the All Blacks selectors will be loyal to players already capped at test level - at the expense of several of his side's players...
The Hurricanes have snuck to a 38-34 Super Rugby win over the Reds in Wellington
The Hurricanes have snuck to a 38-34 Super Rugby win over the Reds in Wellington...
Team preparing South Island for severe Alpine Fault quake releases videos to mark major milestone
The team preparing the South Island for a severe Alpine Fault earthquake has released a video series to mark a major milestone...
A group of Christchurch earthquake claimants with insurer Southern Response have dropped their class action proceedings
A group of Christchurch earthquake claimants with insurer Southern Response have dropped their class action proceedings...
The Earthquake Commission says the number of open claims it's working to settle is almost a thousand more than initially thought
The Earthquake Commission says the number of open claims it's working to settle is almost a thousand more than initially thought...
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