Tagged: callaghan

NZ’s top researchers recognised in Royal Society Te Apārangi awards - News

John Kerr Oct 11, 2017

New Zealand researchers working at the cutting edge of their fields have been recognised at the Royal Society -Te Apārangi Research Honours Dinner. The annual awards dinner hosted by the Royal Society -Te Apārangi took place in Auckland last night and saw awards conferred not just to scientists and researchers, but also teachers and students. This years’ awards dinner also marked an important anniversary for … Read More

Travels in Time and Space – Sir Paul Callaghan - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Jan 04, 2013

“It (science) is a mixture of creative thought and detailed, often tedious, work. The best scientists are sloppy enough to allow for unexpected outcomes, but organised enough that they can find out what happened.” This is a quote from “Travels in Time and Space” an essay written by Sir Paul Callaghan and included in the book “The Transit of Venus” … Read More

Woohoo – The Most Trusted New Zealanders … - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Jun 20, 2011

… are scientists, at least according to information released by the Readers Digest and reported on Breakfast TV this morning. Topping the list of most trusted New Zealanders is Sir Ray Avery, the largely self taught medical scientist and philanthropist. Sir Ray, is closely followed by Sir Professor Peter Gluckman, Chief Science Advisor to the Prime Minister. Completing the top … Read More