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Polynesians Discovered Antarctica Over 1,300 Years Ago, New Research Suggests

A review of literary and oral history suggests Polynesians, and not Europeans, were the first to explore Antarctic waters and possibly even spot the frozen continent itself.Read more...
Tags: Science, Environment, Antarctica, New Zealand, Polynesia, Iwi, Ngai Tahu, Priscilla Wehi, The Royal Society Of New Zealand, Hui Te Rangiora, Ui Te Rangiora, Maori People, Ngahuia Mita, Tairawhiti, Regions Of New Zealand

University denies iwi can block research proposals that conflict with its business interests

The University of Otago has denied that Ngai Tahu can veto research proposals at the university, following criticism of its Maori consultation policy in the media.In an opinion piece about the Royal Society of New Zealand Te Aparangi,... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, University of Otago, Ngai Tahu, Royal Society of New Zealand Te Aparangi

Bold plan unveiled for Dunedin harbourside

The push to redevelop Dunedin's waterfront is taking a major step forward as key stakeholders - from Port Otago to Ngai Tahu - throw their support behind a new "masterplan" for the area.The blueprint, prepared by Damien van Brandenburg,... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Dunedin, Port Otago, Ngai Tahu, Damien van Brandenburg