Tagged: Palmerston North

NZ Climate Change Conference 2013 day one - Hot Topic

Gareth Renowden Jun 04, 2013

It’s been a long day in Palmerston North at the NZ Climate Change Conference for 2013. There’ll be nothing particularly cogent in this post, but I have recorded interviews with two of the VUW 3 — Jim Renwick tells me about the southern annular mode,the ozone hole and sea ice, and Dave Frame gives me [...] … Read More

Making life from the primordial soup - Open Parachute

Ken Perrott Sep 09, 2011

This looks like a great lecture coming up next week. At least for residents of Rotorua, Palmerston North and Christchurch. It’s the 2011 Rutherford Lecture: How to Make Life from the Primordial Soup. Why RNA is the key ingredient to … Continue reading → … Read More

Describing your research – soundbites from Palmy - Griffin's Gadgets

Peter Griffin Jul 09, 2010

Slightly belated, but here are the results of the Palmerston North workshops on the Emerging Researchers roadshow, where scientists had five minutes to sum up their research in one or two sentences only. My top 10 favourites from Palmy… Imagine if we could have the FIFA World Cup stadium surface area condensed into a one gram material. What could be … Read More