Visitors to the Franz Josef glacier are noticing changes - it's melting away
A sudden stratospheric warming over the Antarctic could be driving NZ's stormy August weather.
Interactive games are a $143 million business in New Zealand, but it could be bigger, the industry says.
Icelanders hike up a volcano to say goodbye to a glacier that fell victim to climate change.
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New Zealand bird diversity could take 50 million years to recover from extinctions caused by humans, a new study has found.
When people said Māori arrived in Aotearoa by luck not skill, navigator Hoturoa Barclay-Kerr set out to prove them wrong.
OBITUARY: Dr Bruce Riddolls lived by one mantra - to understand engineering you had to understand rocks.
Video shows silhouette of the spacecraft whizzing across the face of the Moon.
It's been a very unsettled, wintry couple of weeks and the stormy weather could make the start of spring cold too.
Discovery indicates the particles are being sucked into atmosphere and carried to some of the most remote corners of the planet.
Researchers ran simulations to understand the 1000km retreat of the Ross Ice Shelf during the past 20,000 years.
The scientist who worked on twin girls was called "China's Frankenstein" and his methods were described as clandestine.
More towns, specialised forecasts, and clearer indications of likely extreme weather are part of the site's revamp.
A black hole four million times larger than the sun has been glowing with "unprecedented brightness". Scientists aren't sure why.
There are claims the lichen is a natural Viagra, but scientific evidence is scant.
The night skies are set to light up as a fireball meteor shower streaks across the globe.
More than 25 aftershocks followed the magnitude 5.5 quake in Fiordland on Monday night.
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Royal Society Te Apārangi says Government should consider gene editing to help eradicate pests.
Monday morning's Nelson-Tasman earthquake was deep within the collision zone between the Pacific and Australian crustal plates.
Stroke victims could have the chance of a full recovery thanks to a stem cell injection that extends the "golden hour" to a day and a half.
Researchers wonder whether there's too much of a good thing in the North Pacific Ocean.
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Kauri recovered from 1860s buildings has climate clues.
Foreign invaders and habitat loss, the tale of the country's only dangerous native spider.
Another wet and snowy weekend is on the way but telling where the worst weather will be remains tricky.
An Israeli spacecraft which crashed on the moon in April had some unusual passengers - and they might just have survived the impact.
Kiwis have been loving the aurora from Earth this week - here's what it looks like from in orbit.
Rock up to 570m in diameter will come within 7.4 million kilometres of Earth on Friday, travelling around 16,740kmh.