Christchurch, New Zealand Newswire (Page 4)

Christchurch, New Zealand Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Megaquake planning must focus on recovery, not just survivalRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Crosscut.com

    ... may look like, we only have to look at what has been happening in Seattle's sister city of Christchurch, New Zealand. A 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck a rural region near Christchurch on September 4, 2010. Six months later, a 6.3 magnitude ...

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  2. One With The UniverseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Mi2n

    Email: [email protected] Website: Music: 'One With The Universe is the new single with a difference from Christchurch New Zealand based artist Dizzy Height... After the Anthology album it was a hard call to decided what to do next as the compilation album seemed to cover most things off so a new direction was sought and found with this new guitar piece. The new track features timpani, more synth and keyboard work and a solid twin-lead guitar sound.

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  3. Memories of Ann's creativity and determination are 'inspirational'Read the original story

    Jun 12, 2016 | Shetland Today

    ... to make Shetland her home. She had begun life in the southern hemisphere, on 9th December 1949 in Christchurch, New Zealand, daughter of Mary and Arthur Prior. In 1959 the family emigrated to the UK and in 1966 Ann joined Oxford High School, where I ...

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  4. SOFIA Heads to New Zealand to Study Southern SkiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... image please go here . The Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, SOFIA, arrived in Christchurch, New Zealand, to study the Southern Hemisphere's skies June 6. For the next eight weeks, the aircraft-based observatory will operate from the ...

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  5. New Zealand name Indian-origin bat Jeet Raval for Africa tourRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Christchurch : New Zealand Cricket on Friday named Indian-origin batsman Jeet Raval in the squad for the upcoming Test series against Zimbabwe and South Africa next month. Raval is the latest Indian recruit after leg-spinner Ish Sodhi, who returned to the Black Caps squad since playing his last Test in 2014.

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  6. A Spunky Penguin Gets Fitted for a Custom 3D Printed Replacement for the Foot He Lost in 2007Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Laughing Squid

    A sweet but spunky little blue penguin named Bagpipes was fitted by mechanical engineer Dr. Don Clucas for a custom 3D printed prosthetic replacement for the foot that he lost in 2007 due to tangled fishing wire. Because of his injury, Bagpipes has been a resident of the International Antarctic Centre in Christchurch, New Zealand .

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  7. Hovering machines get their own policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Press On-Line

    The city council on Thursday approved a new policy governing Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems, or drones, over council-owned property. The policy, which comes into effect from August, requires anyone wanting to operate a drone weighing more than 1.5 kilograms to gain consent before flying over council land.

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  8. What is broken-heart syndrome?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | ABC News

    ... instance, 21 cases were diagnosed in just a few days after the 2011 earthquake that occurred in Christchurch, New Zealand. The symptoms of stress cardiomyopathy - arm and chest pain, shortness of breath, dizziness, and loss of consciousness - are ...

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  9. Otago health researchers honoured by HRC Normal ...Read the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | University of Otago News

    A world-renowned New Zealand longitudinal study researcher; a molecular biology pioneer and mentor; and two talented up-and-coming researchers from the University of Otago have received Health Research Council of New Zealand awards for an outstanding contribution to health research excellence, leadership, and impact last evening. The awards were presented by HRC Board members Professor Jeroen Douwes and Ms Suzanne Snively, ONZM, at one of the University of Otago's annual winter lectures in Wellington last evening.

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  10. Bagpipes The Penguin Gets A New 3-D Printed FootRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Hedonistica

    Bagpipes the penguin lost his foot in 2007 after a run-in with a fisherman's net off the coast of New Zealand. Now he lives at the International Antarctic Centre Christchurch, New Zealand and just recently had a 3-D foot printed for him by design and manufacturing lecturer Don Clucas of the University of Canterbury.

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  11. Treat disasters as opportunities, tech-savvy crisis management expert saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | IT Business

    ... in ways they hadn't considered before. "I had the privilege of talking to survivors from Christchurch, New Zealand after the [2011] earthquake , and the storyline they continued to say is how the earthquake brought them together like they never had ...

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  12. Port Alberni to be site of massive 9.0 earthquake, tsunami disaster drillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Nanaimo News Bulletin

    ... B.C. coast. Yamamoto said B.C. emergency officials have travelled to recent earthquake zones at Christchurch, New Zealand and Fukushima, Japan, to review disaster response strategies. Yamamoto said B.C.'s drill will be independently reviewed for ...

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  13. GetFileAttachment-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Electronics Weekly

    ... housings were sourced locally in Singapore, the metalwork for the directories was manufactured in Christchurch, New Zealand and the touch sensors came from Newcastle. a Abuzz decided to bring the components together on site in Singapore for final ...

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  14. Brazil teen striker Gabriel Jesus aims high at Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Daily Herald

    In this June 17, 2015 file photo, Brazil's Gabriel Jesus celebrates following a U20 soccer World Cup semifinal game against Senegal in Christchurch, New Zealand. Brazil football fans are more excited with their young Olympic team than with the squad playing now at Copa America Centenario in the United States.

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  15. Beached whale helped back into ocean after people kept it moistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Metro UK News

    A beached whale was helped back into the ocean after members of the public had helped to keep the animal moist. Rescuers cheered as the stranded false killer whale swam back into the sea at Waimairi Beach in Christchurch, New Zealand.

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  16. Andrew Little and Metiria Turei on The NationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | NBR Newsroom

    Labour and the Greens are giving few details what a post-election coalition would look like, but both insist they can offer voters a viable alternative to a National-led government Green Party co-leader Metiria Turei wouldn't rule out forming a government with a party that supports deep sea drilling For his part, Labour leader Andrew Little declines to guarantee a place for Green MPs inside a future Labour-led government. "I'm not going to be so arrogant as to say, 'That's it.

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  17. Lisa Owen interviews Andrew Little and Metiria TureiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Scoop

    Headlines Few details given on what new government would look like but both insist they can offer voters a viable alternative to a National-led government Green Party co-leader Metiria Turei wouldn't rule out forming a government with a party that supports deep sea drilling Andrew Little declines to guarantee a place for Green MPs inside a future Labour-led government. "I'm not going to be so arrogant as to say, 'That's it.

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  18. Defending Champions Challenged In ChristchurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Scoop

    With the best field seen at a national championship for several years, the women's half marathon takes centre stage at this weekend's Christchurch Airport Marathon. In a race of champions, defending champion Lydia O'Donnell will face last year's full marathon winner, two former national champions, a handful of former junior stars and a former Australian marathon champion.

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  19. Stuck in traffic on Christchurch's northern motorway? Try carpoolingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | The Press On-Line

    "Just remember, you are not stuck in traffic, you are the traffic," Carl Davidson told a roomful of people at the Rangiora Town Hall last month. People from Hurunui and Waimakariri had come to hear more about the results of a commuter travel survey, conducted by Davidson's company Research First, on behalf of the NZ Transport Agency and council partners.

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  20. He Toki recruits 40 Māori apprentices to help build futuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Scoop

    ... Solomon. "Our goal is to create more Maori leadership across the trades and construction sector in Christchurch, New Zealand and the world," he says. Today He Toki held a chiefs breakfast at Rehua Marae with local industry leaders to recognise the ...

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