OPINION: Transitioning away from fossil fuels will require a combination of energy generation methods.
Nirvana…Paradise…Heaven...religion has all sorts of names for this perfect place.
OPINION: The Castle Hill buttercup is a very special thing. According to an algorithm.
OPINION: Prime ministers aren't exactly royalty, but they can have the same effect, writes Jim Tucker.
A new gas-fired power plant is wrong for New Zealand, writes Greenpeace's Amanda Larsson.
OPINION: Breathe in, breathe out. Look out the window. Count to 10. Sip a cup of tea. Spend five minutes doing absolutely nothing.
OPINION: A policy to move to 100 per cent renewable energy is not without its challenges, says National MP Jonathan Young.
Economies are incredibly easy to derail if you don't take care.
OPINION: Sometimes the planning process is so painful it's a wonder anything gets done.
OPINION: Logic, common sense, consideration of science and new technology, along with sensible leadership need in oil and gas decision making.
OPINION: Knowing you can't have something always makes you want it so much more.
It had been, he said, with some understatement, "kind of epic".
OPINION: Plastic bottles will become the next plastic bag. Here's hoping.
OPINION: Car crashes do not get more horrifying than this. But even six dead won't change our attitude to speed.
OPINION: As the reserve bank sat poised to restrict mortgage lending, we swooped in and bought our first home.
OPINION: Pointless newspaper death notices hardly ever tell us who the person was or what they did in their life.
Not even The Boy Who Lived could get out of this escape room. He'd have to Raven-claw his way out.
OPINION: When does history start becoming history?
OPINION: For what you get Taranaki's council rates are a bargain.
OPINION: Could more connection and creation be the key to solving our mental health issues?
Cake decorating requires a lot more patience and time than I ever imagined.
OPINION: Plans to charge visitors a $35 tourist tax seem a sensible approach.
As it happens, this is my 101st column.
OPINION: Rugby Park, aka the now-deceased Yarrow Stadium, was the place to be in my boyhood in the late 50s, early 60s.
OPINION: Airplanes are rated on how far they could fly on one engine - that's anywhere from one hour to 5.5 hours.
OPINION: Losing a parent can make you resilient, but resilience can morph into hardness.
Confessions of an angry elevator user.
OPINION: Religious groups are adding increasing support to the global movement from fossil fuels, towards 100 per cent renewable energy.
OPINION: Chlorinating water, mothballing rugby stands – are we going too far?
OPINION: It would pay world leaders to mind how flippantly they talk about dropping atomic bombs.