Tagged: Fireworks

Bias toward action? - The Dismal Science

Eric Crampton Nov 15, 2018

Kiwis so-inclined can petition their Parliament for legislative change. But they cannot petition Parliament to maintain the status quo. Victoria University’s Chris Eichbaum wants the government to ban private fireworks displays. This is just phenomenal. With this level of support we now have an opportunity to get them issues in front of law makers and to push for … Read More

Surviving August - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Aug 29, 2011

This month has been an extremely busy one for me, consequently I haven’t been doing much blogging at all. Instead I’ve been involved in organising several science related events. On August 18th, Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology (CPIT) hosted “A Soupcon of Science: Creativity at the Interface of Chemistry and Cuisine” a lecture with demonstrations by Associate Professor Kent Kirshenbaum … Read More

International Year of Chemistry Events in Christchurch - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Aug 03, 2011

This month is a busy one for organisers of events in Canterbury to celebrate the International Year of Chemistry. We have two events rapidly approaching. A Soupçon of Science: Creativity at the Interface of Chemistry and Cuisine Thursday August 18th , 5.30 pm, D-Lecture theatre, Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology This is a free public lecture which explores the of … Read More