Track and trace
Most introduced mammals have had a devastating effect on native wildlife, but one species is bucking the trend. About 80 conservation dogs are deployed around the country, helping to protect vulnerable native species by leaping into action at a single command: Seek!
Read in New Zealand Geographic Issue 149 (Jan/Feb 2018) or online.
Science podcasts: The fun, the challenges and tips from the pros
Science podcasts are more popular than ever. Producing them takes time, technical savvy, and a deep passion to engage listeners with material that is both informative and fun. How does one start a science podcast and build a dedicated audience?
Read and listen online at the World Conference of Science Journalists Student Newsroom.
Airplane-sized dinosaurs and other prehistoric oddities
The tip of bone sticking out of the dusty Patagonian earth was a tantalising hint: dinosaur fossil.
Read online at the World Conference of Science Journalists Student Newsroom.
Five native birds affected by climate change
With #BirdOfTheYear off to a flying start, science communicator Ellen Rykers investigates how some of our native birds could be affected by climate change.
Read online at Forest & Bird.