Tag: New Zealand

America first, New Zealand second?

America first, New Zealand second?

| February 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Stuff.co.nz America first, New Zealand second? Stuff.co.nz The video travels through some of New Zealand's top points, from Kate Sheppard (“total 10 #wouldsmash”) through Lord of the Rings (“a heroic little man with tiny hands who was so obsessed with gold and power he almost brought about the end of the world … and more » [...]

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New Zealand and China make free trade pledge

New Zealand and China make free trade pledge

| February 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Radio New Zealand New Zealand and China make free trade pledge Radio New Zealand Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his New Zealand counterpart Murray McCully met in Auckland today, a day after Mr Wang met with Prime Minister Bill English. “We were setting the scene for a range of high level meetings and engagements,” [...]

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Its pretty hard

Its pretty hard

| February 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

'It's pretty hard' – little boys help wash whales with water stranded at Farewell Spit TVNZ The New Zealand side was even for much of the match with Melbourne but came away with the win 88-70. Source: SKY. Lurking in seventh as round 28 began, the Breakers needed a win, as well as other results [...]

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Kaipara tragedy: Body of last victim found on beach

Kaipara tragedy: Body of last victim found on beach

| December 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Radio New Zealand Kaipara tragedy: Body of last victim found on beach Radio New Zealand A body found this morning on Muriwai Beach is believed to belong to Taulagi Afamasaga, who has been missing since the charter fishing boat Francie sank last weekend. Taulagi Afamasaga Photo: Givealittle. Seven bodies have already been recovered … Kaipara tragedy: [...]

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Kaipara tragedy: Body of last victim found on beach

Kaipara tragedy: Body of last victim found on beach

| December 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Radio New Zealand Kaipara tragedy: Body of last victim found on beach Radio New Zealand A body found this morning on Muriwai Beach is believed to belong to Taulagi Afamasaga, who has been missing since the charter fishing boat Francie sank last weekend. Taulagi Afamasaga Photo: Givealittle. Seven bodies have already been recovered … Kaipara tragedy: [...]

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Lord Of The Rings Mount Of Doom Stirs Troubles Again, Can It Affect Business And Trade?

Lord Of The Rings Mount Of Doom Stirs Troubles Again, Can It Affect Business And Trade?

| May 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Jobs & Hire 'Lord Of The Rings' Mount Of Doom Stirs Troubles Again, Can It Affect Business And Trade? Jobs & Hire … and hikers have been warned to stay away from Mount Doom, which is made famous in The Lord Of The Rings movies because it could erupt any moment because the temperatures at [...]

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Ruapehu volcano (New Zealand): alert level raised due to increased degassing and heat output

Ruapehu volcano (New Zealand): alert level raised due to increased degassing and heat output

| May 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ruapehu volcano ( New Zealand ): alert level raised due to increased degassing and heat output VolcanoDiscovery This was triggered by recent measurements that showed an increase in the degassing from Mt Ruapehu's Crater Lake, a rise in temperature from 25 to 45 deg C since mid April, and ongoing moderate levels of volcanic tremor [...]

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Ruapehus Crater Lake upwelling bubbles after heating to 44 degrees

Ruapehus Crater Lake upwelling bubbles after heating to 44 degrees

| May 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ruapehu's Crater Lake 'upwelling bubbles' after heating to 44 degrees TVNZ Mount Ruapehu's Crater Lake has heated to 44 degrees Celsius, the hottest temperature recorded since the new lake was formed. GeoNet says a tourist flight over the Crater Lake this afternoon observed vigorous steaming and dusturbance of the lake … and more » …

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Inky the octopus made a daring escape

Inky the octopus made a daring escape

| April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

It was an audacious nighttime escape. After busting through an enclosure, the nimble contortionist appears to have quietly crossed the floor, slithered through a narrow drain hole about 6 inches in diameter and jumped into the sea. Then he disappeared. Advertisement This was no Houdini, but rather a common New Zealand octopus called Inky, about [...]

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Inky the octopus makes great escape from New Zealand aquarium

Inky the octopus makes great escape from New Zealand aquarium

| April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Inky the octopus makes great escape from New Zealand aquarium Raw Story An octopus the size of a rugby ball made an audacious escape through a narrow pipe at New Zealand's National Aquarium , reports said, with the “great escape artist” returning to the ocean. “Inky” the male octopus, given to the Napier aquarium two [...]

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