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  1. Earth's newest continent 'Zealandia' was found thanks to a...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... marine geoscience department at GNS Science , a New Zealand-funded research institute. And yet New Zealand and New Caledonia, a French territory, are only just beginning to establish what's down there other than a lot of continental crust; Stagpoole ...

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  2. Kevin Fallon now stands in Team Wellington's way after Puaikura part ways with Matt CalcottRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    A familiar, but surprising, face will greet Team Wellington before their first match of the Oceania Football Confederation Champions League. It had been expected the face would be that of former Team Wellington coach Matt Calcott on the Puaikura FC bench on Sunday at Stade Yoshida in Kone, New Caledonia.

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  3. Blues eye Vakatalesau for 2017 campaignRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    Vakatalesau, who is in camp with the national football team, is registered with the Ba team, but did not travel with the "Men In Black" to their Oceania Football Confederation league match in New Caledonia early this week. Lautoka Football Association president Abdul Kadar said they had applied for Vakatalesau's release and was hopeful to secure his services before the transfer widow deadline.

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  4. Editorial: New Zealand is the highest ridge of geologically defined continentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... chunk of continental crust isolated from the continent of Australia. It stretches from a little north of New Caledonia to the continental shelf around the Campbell Plateau, an underwater triangle 1200 kilometres south of New Zealand. Just 25km ...

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  5. ABIVAX Has Discovered Novel Antiviral Molecules With Potential For Dengue Virus TreatmentRead the original story

    Yesterday | BioSpace

    Severe Dengue epidemic ongoing now in French territory of New Caledonia According to WHO, almost 400 million Dengue cases worldwide annually Paris, February 23rd, 2017 at 8:00am - ABIVAX , an innovative biotechnology company targeting the immune system to eliminate viral diseases, is currently screening its targeted library of small molecules to discover and develop antiviral therapeutic candidates against dengue fever. The Company recently discovered several molecules that are active against the virus in vitro, some of which could be developed as therapeutic drug-candidates.

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  6. So There's A New, Underwater Continent Called "Zealandia"Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... in the previous century had found granite from sub-Antarctic islands near New Zealand and metamorphic rocks on New Caledonia that were indicative of continental geology . Zealandia is not unique among continents in being mostly submerged. "I had to ...

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  7. South Pacific Islands go to European marketRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Matangi Tonga

    ... with national tourism offices and private sector (airlines, resorts, tour operators) from Fiji, Cook Islands, New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon islands, Tahiti and Vanuatu. Europe is the third largest tourist source market, ...

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  8. Break halts Tasman United's momentum following back-to-back victoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marlborough Express

    ... two weeks later. The scattered schedule is because their next opponent, Team Wellington, have headed to New Caledonia for three O-League pool matches starting this weekend. With Tasman on a two-game winning streak after back-to-back victories over ...

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  9. Researchers discover new underwater continent 'Zealandia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | RedOrbit

    Citing geophysical data, the report said the landmass includes New Zealand and New Caledonia, and is completely separate from Australia. The paper also argued that this landmass, which is about two-thirds the size of Australia, is indeed a continent and it pushed for its official recognition.

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  10. Scientists spy 8th continent, ZealandiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Earth & Sky

    ... an eighth. Earth's "hidden" continent, they say, is a mostly submerged land mass beneath New Zealand and New Caledonia - an elevated part of the ocean floor, about two-thirds the size of Australia - nicknamed Zealandia. Writing in the March/April ...

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  11. New Zealand under-17 men's football team qualify for World Cup with late winRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... in the end the Kiwis got there, and will be relieved to have avoided an embarrassing exit. They will now play New Caledonia in the final on Saturday, in what should be a free-flowing game, with both teams qualifying for the World Cup just by virtue ...

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  12. All Whites power rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Phoenix, New Zealand) New Zealand's best player in the most recent home and away World Cup qualifiers against New Caledonia. An assured and experienced defender with added leadership ability. 8. (8) Michael Boxall (SuperSport Utd, South Africa) A ...

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  13. Alliance Francaise French Film Festival: 10 must-see moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Stuff.co.nz

    This year's Alliance Francaise French Film Festival offers rare chance to see La La Land-inspiration The Umbrellas of Cherbourg on the big screen. Now in its 11th year, the festival will bring a selection of the best recent releases from France and Francophone countries, as well as a couple of cinematic classics, to 12 New Zealand cities and 13 cinemas over the next month-and-a-half.

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  14. A.M. notes: Tremonton recovers, Utahns protest, scientists reveal 'hidden continent'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Deseret News

    ... to The Washington Post. This content, called Zealandia, may lie beneath the water, just under New Zealand and New Caledonia, both South Pacific islands, the Post reported. The researchers said water makes it hard for people to see the continent. ...

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  15. Citizen archive project receives awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Prince George Citizen

    ... Project has several contributing partners including the library, The Prince George Citizen, the College of New Caledonia, the University of Northern B.C., the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre at UBC and the Friends of the Prince George Public ...

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  16. Scientists claim existence of drowned Pacific Ocean continentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Reuters

    ... in the previous century had found granite from sub-antarctic islands near New Zealand and metaphormic rocks on New Caledonia that were indicative of continental geology. If the recent discovery is accepted by the scientific community, cartographers ...

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  17. Shane Rufer to take charge of Marist in Central LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Manawatu Standard

    ... from 2006 to 2008, the Cook Islands national team in 2011, the YoungHeart youth side in 2012 and coached New Caledonia club side AS Mont Dore in 2015, who he took from fourth to eighth place and into a cup final. Since joining Marist, Rufer has been ...

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  18. New Zealand the tip of a 'hidden continent,' scientists sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Newsday

    ... of America's journal. As measured by human landmarks, Zealandia encompasses New Zealand and the island of New Caledonia about 1,500 miles to the north. It would have been immediately recognized as a continent, the researchers argue, if Earth's peaks ...

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  19. Zealandia Is World's Eighth and Newest ContinentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Daily Disruption

    ... continental crust expanse of Zealandia is 94 percent underwater. Typically, only New Zealand and New Caledonia sit above the water surface. The submerged part of the continent was the result of the late cretaceous crustal thinning before the ...

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  20. Not Today, Internet: New Zealand Is Apparently A Continent NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | RedState

    ... for geologists to identify it. The 6 percent that is above water comprises what many know as New Zealand and New Caledonia, according to a study in GSA Today , the journal of the Geological Society of America. Do you mean to tell me that Pluto is no ...

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