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Too Much Social Science?

This blog is one small example of a media- and internet-wide phenomenon: the torrent of reports on social science research. There was a time, back in the ‘80s, when some of us… 704 more words

Calling GP's working in Australia - what is your clinical practice around advance care planning?

Researchers from UWA are currently conducting research on factors influencing advance care planning, we would like to invite you to participate in a short online survey. 52 more words


The accountant stereotype

Did you know that accountants have a bad rep? Nerdy, boring, geeky, anti-social… Ah, you are surprised by this? I know, I know, I don’t understand it either. 546 more words

"Say Cheese"

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“Say Cheese” is a non time-based piece of stop motion art which consists of 80,000 black and white photographs which were taken in the period of one year.   172 more words


Finding Those Skeletons in the Closet

It’s inevitable. At some point during your genealogical journey, you’re going to uncover a skeleton or two in the ol’ family closet. What you find in said closet could be as insignificant as (according to today’s standards) finding out your great, great uncle was born on the same day his parents were married to something a tad more shocking like discovering you’re a distant relative of Jack-the-Ripper. 360 more words


Microfilm at the Museum

Discover our collection of Patea Newspapers on microfilm at Aotea Utanganui.  Our microfilm collection includes The Patea Mail (1875-1887), Patea County Mail (1880-1881), The Patea County Press… 33 more words

Science Quotable: CDC Director Thomas Frieden gives grim reality and chilling warning about #Ebola outbreak

This isn’t just the countries’ problem, It’s a global problem. The level of outbreak is beyond anything we’ve seen—or even imagined.

The most upsetting thing I saw was what I didn’t see.

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