Know with the flow: Fact-checking Libra’s pad trivia

How much can you trust the information you’re pulling off a pad wrapper?

Will lockdown last more than three days? It all comes down to finding a definitive link to the border

No decision on extending lockdown can be made until officials are able to conclusively trace the path of the virus from the border.

Siouxsie Wiles: Your questions on the latest NZ Covid cases, answered

Microbiologist Siouxsie Wiles tackles some of the critical questions we now face as Auckland is plunged into a fresh lockdown.

The house that climate built

Achieving our emission reduction obligations means changing the nature of our homes. Here's how we can do that.

Science Archive

100 Year Forecast: What can we do about climate change?

Watch all five episodes of 100 Year Forecast and see the special interactive website now.

Siouxsie Wiles & Toby Morris: Covid-19 transmission 101

Our understanding of the way Covid-19 is transmitted from person to person has changed a lot since the pandemic began. A year in, here's what we now know.

100 Year Forecast: What will climate change mean for our animals?

Watch all five episodes of 100 Year Forecast and see the special interactive website now.

Ten common misconceptions about the Covid-19 vaccine, debunked

Got a friend who’s got it wrong about vaccination? Here’s how to set them right.

What is ‘vaccine nationalism’, and why it’s such a threat to the global Covid-19 response

Countries have a history of acting selfishly – and when they do, everyone loses out, writes Roderick Bailey. According to one recent estimate, more than half of all vaccines against Covid-19 have …

100 Year Forecast: Where will New Zealand be most at risk from flooding?

Watch all five episodes of 100 Year Forecast and see the special interactive website now.

What’s that weird jelly-like substance you’ve been swimming in this summer?

If you've been sharing the beach with the odd string of salps this summer, don't be alarmed – not only are they harmless, they play a key role in our marine ecosystem.

100 Year Forecast: Where will New Zealand get wetter and drier?

Watch all five episodes of 100 Year Forecast and see the special interactive website now.

On Covid vaccines, please listen to scientists, not random accountants

Wondering why the Covid-19 vaccines were able to be developed so quickly? Fair enough, too. Let me explain.

What if tourists aren’t in fact a blight to native birds, but a blessing? 

Nature does pretty well without us, right? Not always...

100 Year Forecast: How do we know the climate is changing?

Watch all five episodes of 100 Year Forecast and see the special interactive website now.

The little Kiwi mollusc taking on the world

The snakeskin chiton needs your help to claim its rightful place as Mollusc of the Year.